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Camille Solon Drawings Collection, 1900-1952
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1. Sketches and Paintings, 1900-1952

Scope and Content Note

Contains four subseries: A. British Sketches, B. Mill Valley [California] Sketches, C. California Sketches, and D. Sketches and Inventory, 1952.
 

A. British Sketches, 1900-1952

Scope and Content Note

Contains primarily sketches from England and Wales arranged in original order. Many folders contain as many as five small sketches, which were glued to both sides of a scrapbook sheet. 2 boxes.
Box 1, Folder 1

Croxden Abbey, 1909,

Box 1, Folder 1

Croxden Abbey, 1907

Box 1, Folder 1

Alton Convent

Box 1, Folder 2

Alton

Box 1, Folder 2

Untitled [bridge, convent]

Box 1, Folder 2

Untitled [bridge, pine trees]

Box 1, Folder 3

Draycott Cross in Distance

Box 1, Folder 3

Untitled, 1910

Scope and Content Note

[child, trees]
Box 1, Folder 4

Alton

Box 1, Folder 4

Wooton Lodge, 1905

Box 1, Folder 4

Untitled [woodscape]

Box 1, Folder 4

Old Wych Elms. Leigh, 1910

Box 1, Folder 5

Alton, The Bridge

Box 1, Folder 5

Alton, 1910

Box 1, Folder 5

Chadwick's Farm, Alton. 41- per day

Box 1, Folder 6

Hollington, Staffordshire

Box 1, Folder 6

Conway, 1913

Box 1, Folder 6

Conway [with cows], 1913

Box 1, Folder 7

Conway River, 1913

Box 1, Folder 7

Conway Valley, 1913

Box 1, Folder 8

Untitled [landscape, bare trees with figures]

Box 1, Folder 8

Sychnant Pass

Box 1, Folder 9

Conway, 1913

Box 1, Folder 9

Untitled, 1912

Scope and Content Note

[figure with dog]
Box 1, Folder 9

Conway [boat], 1913

Box 1, Folder 9

Conway, 1914

Scope and Content Note

[Aber Conway, built A.D. 1300]
Box 1, Folder 10

From top of Snowdon (13), 1913

Box 1, Folder 10

Untitled [mountain path]

Box 1, Folder 10

Sychnant Pass, 1913

Box 1, Folder 10

Glan Conway, 1913

Box 1, Folder 10

Conway, 1913

Scope and Content Note

[landscape, low tide, very small]
Box 1, Folder 11

Conway, 1913

Scope and Content Note

[fishermen with boat and nets]
Box 1, Folder 12

Conway, 1913

Scope and Content Note

[2 trees]
Box 1, Folder 12

Conway, 1913

Scope and Content Note

[boats]
Box 1, Folder 12

Old Conway Road, 1913

Box 1, Folder 12

Untitled [bayscape, very small]

Box 1, Folder 12

Conway Valley, 1913

Box 1, Folder 13

Amlwch

Box 1, Folder 14

Milwich, The pond and rustic bridge, 1907

Box 1, Folder 14

Milwich, 1913

Box 1, Folder 14

Milwich Hall, 1907

Box 1, Folder 14

Untitled, [subject unknown]

Box 1, Folder 14

Milwich Hall, The greenhouse, 1907

Box 1, Folder 15

Untitled [house], 1907

Box 1, Folder 15

Untitled [window], 1907

Box 1, Folder 15

Milwich, 1913

Scope and Content Note

[lane, fence, buildings]
Box 1, Folder 16

Nell of Milwich Hall [mending cloth]

Box 1, Folder 17

Nell Knight, 1912

Box 1, Folder 17

First sketch of Milwich Hall, home of Sir John Knight and Mr. and Mr. Coupe from Smithy Hill

Box 1, Folder 18

Swithanly, 1910

Box 1, Folder 18

Milwich, 1907

Box 1, Folder 19

Garden. Milwich Hall, 1913

Scope and Content Note

[also at top: Milwich Hall, 1907, 1912-1913]
Box 1, Folder 19

Milwich Hall, 1907

Scope and Content Note

[chimney]
Box 1, Folder 19

Milwich Hall, 1907

Scope and Content Note

[side of house, roof]
Box 1, Folder 19

Untitled, 1907

Scope and Content Note

[side of house, grounds]
Box 1, Folder 20

Milwich Hall (north)

Box 1, Folder 20

Untitled [hall, woman picking flowers; watercolor], 1912

Box 1, Folder 20

Nell of Milwich, 1912

Box 1, Folder 20

Milwich, window seat, 1912

Scope and Content Note

[potted flower]
Box 1, Folder 20

Untitled [hall, cart with horse; corner torn]

Box 1, Folder 21

Head of Shakespeare, in garden at Milwich Hall, 1913

Box 1, Folder 21

Untitled [girl sketching]

Box 2, Folder 1

Glossary of place names used in sketches and a map of Staffordshire, England

Box 2, Folder 2

Church, Roseville

Box 2, Folder 3

Lakeside

Box 2, Folder 4

Norbury Church, Ellaston in distance, 1905

Box 2, Folder 5

Gardening, October 9, 1952

Box 2, Folder 6

Untitled [shrouded figures on steps]

Box 2, Folder 7

From Homestead Blvd., M.V. [Mill Valley], September 17, 1951

Box 2, Folder 8

S. San Rafael

Box 2, Folder 8

Untitled [landscape]

Box 2, Folder 8

Cotton College, 1909

Box 2, Folder 9

Untitled [vase with blooming bulb flowers], January 30, 1925

Box 2, Folder 9

Untitled [distant house in landscape]

Box 2, Folder 9

Untitled [barn]

Box 2, Folder 10

Sonoma

Box 2, Folder 10

Untitled [landscape with animals, grid lines]

Box 2, Folder 10

Untitled [landscape with animals]

Box 2, Folder 10

Untitled [landscape]

Box 2, Folder 11

Untitled [landscape with animals]

Box 2, Folder 11

Untitled [landscape with boy]

Box 2, Folder 11

Untitled [rocks]

Box 2, Folder 11

Untitled [animal crossing river]

Box 2, Folder 12

Afternoon

Box 2, Folder 12

Near Bye

Box 2, Folder 12

Untitled [figure in field]

Box 2, Folder 12

Untitled [horses]

Box 2, Folder 13

Evening Light on the Hills, July 31, 1951

Box 2, Folder 13

Untitled [mountain]

Box 2, Folder 14

Sonoma

Box 2, Folder 14

Untitled [tree with figures]

Box 2, Folder 14

Untitled [hills]

Box 2, Folder 15

Sonoma Creek, evening

Box 2, Folder 15

Sonoma, oaks

Box 2, Folder 15

Untitled [swimming hole]

Box 2, Folder 15

Sonoma

Box 2, Folder 15

Untitled [landscape with animal]

Box 2, Folder 16

Swynnerton

Box 2, Folder 16

Weaver Hills

Box 2, Folder 16

Swynnerton

Box 2, Folder 17

Untitled, 1910

Box 2, Folder 17

Hilderstone, May, 1910

Box 2, Folder 18

Swynnerton

Box 2, Folder 18

Ellaston

Box 2, Folder 18

Untitled [rooftop of barn]

Box 2, Folder 19

Alton, August 31,1900

Box 2, Folder 19

Alton- Convent, 1900

Box 2, Folder 19

Alton, 1908

Box 2, Folder 19

Alton, 1910

Box 2, Folder 20

On Croxden, 1910

Box 2, Folder 20

Cotton College (1887- 1893), 1909

Box 2, Folder 20

Alton, 1910

Box 2, Folder 20

Alton, 1910

Box 2, Folder 21

Wrekin Hills, 1906

Box 2, Folder 21

Alton, 1910

Box 2, Folder 21

Alton

 

B. Mill Valley Sketches, 1940-1952

Scope and Content Note

Contains sketches of places in and around Solon's neighborhood of Mill Valley, California, in Marin Co., arranged in original order. 2 boxes.
Box 3, Folder 1

Mill Valley Sketches [cover sheet]

Box 3, Folder 2

S.F. From Alto [Marin County]

Box 3, Folder 3

Untitled [landscape and houses; conté crayon]

Box 3, Folder 4

A Glimpse of the Bay

Box 3, Folder 5

Untitled [child fishing; conté crayon]

Box 3, Folder 6

Untitled [farm]

Box 3, Folder 7

Untitled [landscape]

Box 3, Folder 8

Untitled [landscape; conté crayon]

Box 3, Folder 9

Untitled [people on woodland path; conté crayon]

Box 3, Folder 10

Untitled [child on tree stump; conté crayon]

Box 3, Folder 11

Untitled [squirrel in foreground; conté crayon]

Box 3, Folder 12

Untitled [figure on fallen log; conté crayon]

Box 3, Folder 13

Untitled [children and squirrel by tree stump]

Box 4, Folder 1

Bay Tree [2 sketches]

Box 4, Folder 2

At Corte Madera, October, 1940

Box 4, Folder 3

Mt. Diabglo [sic] from Ethel Ave., September 11, 1951

Box 4, Folder 4

Untitled [girl feeding ducks]

Box 4, Folder 5

From Corte Madera Road, June 12, 1951

Box 4, Folder 6

Sun Setting on the Quarry--Near California City, June 14, 1951

Box 4, Folder 7

S.F. From Tiburon

Box 4, Folder 8

Tamalpais

Box 4, Folder 9

Untitled [girl on tree stump]

Box 4, Folder 10

Blythedale Grove, M.V. [Mill Valley], August 1, 1951

Box 4, Folder 11

Tamalpais from Belvedere

Box 4, Folder 12

At the Beach, December, 1952

Box 4, Folder 13

Untitled [valley view]

Box 4, Folder 14

Watering the Cows, December, 1952

Box 4, Folder 15

Under the Old Oak Tree, December, 1952

Box 4, Folder 16

Tiburon Road, January 17, 1952

Box 4, Folder 17

Belvedere, October 28, 1951

Box 4, Folder 18

Untitled [figures at lakeshore; conté crayon]

Box 4, Folder 19

Tiburon, May 1950

Box 4, Folder 20

Yachting-Tiburon

Box 4, Folder 21

Belvedere [pencil and ink]

Box 4, Folder 21

Untitled [figures on shore] [on verso]

Box 4, Folder 22

Walking

Box 4, Folder 23

Boating, December, 1952

Box 4, Folder 24

Going to Church, November, 1952

Box 4, Folder 25

Road Through the Hills

Box 4, Folder 26

Shoeing the Old Mare, October, 1952

 

C. California Sketches, 1949-1952

Scope and Content Note

Contains many sketches of places in Marin Co.; also includes sketches of Isle of Man (England) and one sketch of Hearst's San Simeon estate, arranged in original order. 1 box.
Box 5, Folder 1

Belvedere Sketches by Camille Solon [cover sheet]

Box 5, Folder 2

Untitled [mountainscape; watercolor]

Box 5, Folder 3

Untitled [village with oxen; watercolor]

Box 5, Folder 4

Tiburon, April 3, 1949

Box 5, Folder 4

Tiburon, April 17, 1949

Box 5, Folder 4

Untitled [tree]

Box 5, Folder 5

The Sleepy Hills, June 25

Box 5, Folder 6

Untitled [Golden Gate Bridge from Marin Co.], April 12, 1949

Box 5, Folder 7

Untitled [hills, tree, house]

Box 5, Folder 8

La Cuesta Encantada, W. R. Hearst Ranch, December 2, 1952

Box 5, Folder 9

The Afterglow

Box 5, Folder 10

Pastoral

Box 5, Folder 11

Laxey, I.O.M. [Island of Man], 1911, October 25, 1952

Box 5, Folder 12

Drayton Manor, October 1952

Box 5, Folder 13

The Castle on the Hill

Box 5, Folder 14

North Wales, October 1952

Box 5, Folder 15

Untitled [bay scene]

Box 5, Folder 16

Alto [Marin County], April 1949

Box 5, Folder 17

Lagoon, Belvedere, July 1950

Box 5, Folder 18

The Creek, August 10, 1951

Box 5, Folder 19

Untitled [bay scene with figures]

Box 5, Folder 20

Corinthian Island

Box 5, Folder 21

The Terrace at "Highlands", 1951

Box 5, Folder 22

Ranching, November 21

Box 5, Folder 23

Hiking and Fishing, November 22, 1952

Box 5, Folder 24

California Farm, October 13, 1951

Box 5, Folder 25

Untitled [bayside, boats and pier]

Box 5, Folder 26

Untitled [road with cart]

Box 5, Folder 27

Evening [landscape in grid]

Box 5, Folder 28

Convict Ship Douglas, I.O.M. [Isle of Man], October 1952

Box 5, Folder 29

From Corte Madera Road, June 1951

Box 5, Folder 30

Belvedere, December 5, 1951

Box 5, Folder 31

Receding Tide

Box 5, Folder 32

Untitled [clouds over bay]

Box 5, Folder 33

Old Mill Grounds, July 9, 1951

 

D. Sketches and Inventory, 1952

Scope and Content Note

Contains a handwritten inventory for Solon's sketches from 1952, with titles of each sketch and a number listed. The contents of this inventory do not match the holdings of this subseries. Several of the listed sketches appear to have been moved by Solon to some of the other subseries. 1 box.
Box 6, Folder 1

Inventory, 1952

Box 6, Folder 2

Woodland Scene

Box 6, Folder 3

Suggestion for Frame

Box 6, Folder 4

Peaceful Evening in Wales, October 1952

Box 6, Folder 5

Showery Weather, October 10, 1952

Box 6, Folder 6

Grazing, November 18, 1952

Box 6, Folder 7

The Farmer & His Cows

Box 6, Folder 8

Cottagers, October 4, 1952

Box 6, Folder 9

Dreamland, November 1952

Box 6, Folder 10

Harvesting, October 1952

Box 6, Folder 11

Muir Beach, September 25 1952

Box 6, Folder 12

Clam Digging, October 1952

Box 6, Folder 13

The Ruined Mill, Pwllheli [Wales], October 1952

Box 6, Folder 14

The Walls. Chester, October 1952

Box 6, Folder 15

Gypsies. Deganwy, N.W. [North Wales], October 1952

Box 6, Folder 16

Boats on the Conway, October 1952

Box 6, Folder 17

The Abandoned Quarry, October 1952

Box 6, Folder 18

The Cottage by the Lake, November 1, 1952

Box 6, Folder 19

Hot Summer Day, November 10, 1952

Box 6, Folder 20

Holiday Time, November 2, 1952

Box 6, Folder 21

A Breezy Day at the Beach, November 1952

Box 6, Folder 22

Conway Castle-Moonlight, November 2, 1952

Box 6, Folder 23

Waterfall and Rainbow Welsh Mountains, November 3, 1952

Box 6, Folder 24

Milking, November 1952

Box 6, Folder 25

The Road Across the Common, November 1952

Box 6, Folder 26

Harvesting, November 1952

Box 6, Folder 27

Hi! Clouds Lo! City, November 15, 1952

Box 6, Folder 28

Sunday Worship, November 1952

Box 6, Folder 29

The Little Shepherdess, November 21

Box 6, Folder 30

Swimming, November 1952

Box 6, Folder 31

Sailing, November 23, 1952

Box 6, Folder 32

Chill December, November 1952

Box 6, Folder 33

Evening Across the Conway, December 1, 1952

Box 6, Folder 34

Little Girl in Muir Woods, December 1952

Box 6, Folder 35

The Disappearing Road, December 1952

Box 6, Folder 36

Fishing, October 1952