Guide to the Carl von Marr Papers , 1874-1949

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Guide to the Carl von Marr Papers , 1874-1949

Collection number: M0474

Department of Special Collections and University Archives

Stanford University Libraries

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Department of Special Collections
  • Green Library
  • Stanford University Libraries
  • Stanford, CA 94305-6004
  • Phone: (650) 725-1022
  • Email: speccoll@sulmail.stanford.edu
  • URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
Processed by:
Richard Wetzell
Date Completed:
1988 July
© 1999 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Carl von Marr Papers ,
Date (inclusive): 1874-1949
Collection number:
Creator: Marr,Carl von
Extent: .5 linear ft. (ca.145 items).
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Abstract: Marr was a well known painter in Munich where he held a chair at the Academy of Arts (Akademie der Kunste) from 1893 on, and later became its Director. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisonsin, in 1858, and died in Munich, Germany, 1936. He was tutored by Wisconsin artist Henry Vianden in Milwaukee from age 7 to 17, then he attended art schools in Weimer, Berlin, and Munich, where he took up residence as a painter.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

None.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

Provenance

Purchased, Stargardt auction, item 584, 1979

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Carl von Marr Papers , M0474, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Access Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Bartels, Hans von, 1856-1913.
Becker-Gundahl, Carl Johann, 1856-1925.
Bermann, Cipri Adolf, 1862-.
Beronco, Hierl.
Blaas, Julius von, 1845-1922.
Blau-Lang, Tina, 1845-.
Blos, Carl, 1860-1941.
Borchardt, Hans, 1865-.
Bracht, Eugen Felix Prosper, 1842-1921.
Brhutt, Ferdinand, 1849-1936.
Dhurck-Kaulbach, J.
Fink, Bruno.
Fink, Selma.
Habermann, Hugo Freiherr von, 1849-1929.
Hanfstaegl, Kittie.
Hayek, Hans von, 1869-1940.
Heine, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1845-1921.
Hengeler, Adolf, 1863-.
Herterich, Ludwig, 1856-1932.
Hildebrand, Adolf von, 1847-1921.
Hoffmann, A.
Jank, Angelo, 1868-1940.
Kalckreuth, Leopold Karl Walter Graf von, 1855-1928.
Kampf, Arthur, 1864-1950.
Keller, Albert von, 1844-1920.
Knote, Ellen.
Koner, Max Johann Bernhard, 1854-1900.
Krilmleise, Wilheim.
Lenbach, Franz Seraph von, 1836-1904.
Lenbach, Lolo.
Liebermann, Max, 1847-1935.
Messerschmidt, Pius Ferdinand, 1858-1915.
Meyer, Claus, 1856-1919.
Meyer-Waldeck, Kunz, 1859-1953.
Meyerheim, Paul Friedrich, 1842-1915.
Miller, Ferdinand (II) von, 1842-1929.
Miller, Fritz von, 1840-1921.
Mhunzer, Adolf, 1870-1952.
Myrbach-Rheinfeld, Felician, 1853-.
Rehder, Julius Christian, 1861-.
Reinicke, Rene, 1860-1926.
Richter, Gustav Karl Ludwig, 1823-1884.
Rietschel, Ernest Friedrich August, 1804-1861.
Samberger, Leo, 1861-1949.
Schlereth, Hans, 1897-.
Schwill, William Valentine, 1864-.
Seidl, Emanuel von, 1856-1919.
Souchan, Wilhelm Ferdinand, 1825-1876.
Spier, Anna.
Stadler, Anton von, 1850-1917.
Stahl, Friedrich, 1863-1940.
Stieler, Eugene von, 1845-1929.
Stuck, Franz von, 1863-1928.
Stuck, Mary.
Taschner, Ignatius, 1871-1913.
Thiersch, Friedrich von, 1852-1921.
Thhony, Eduard, 1866-1950.
Trhubner, Wilhelm (Heinrich W.), 1851-1917.
Uhde, Fritz (Friedrich Karl Hermann) von, 1848-1911.
Urban, Hermann, 1866-.
Vogeler, Heinrich JOhann, 1872-1942.
Werner, Anton Alexander von, 1843-1915.
Woermann, K.
Zemberg, O.
Zhugel, Heinrich von, 1850-1941.
Art, Modern--20th century--Germany.
Art, Modern--19th century--Germany.
Art, German--History.
Munich (Germany).

Biographical Note

Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1858, Carl Marr was tutoted by Wisconsin artist Henry Vianden in Milwaukee from ages 7 through 17, after which he attended art schools in Weimar, Berlin and Munich, where he took up residence as a painter. He was appointed to a professorship in the Academy of Arts [Akademie der Kunste] in Munich in 1893 and later to its directorship. He died in Munich, Germany, in 1936.

Scope and Content

Ca. 145 items of incoming correspondence, most of it addressed to Carl Marr, a small portion addressed to his sister Selma Marr and her husband Bruno Fink. Most of the letters are from other painters and artists. Arranged alphabetically by sender.

Container List

Box 1, Folder 1

Bartels, Hans von (1856-1913)

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., Oct. 11, 1898. To [Carl Marr].
ACS, Oct. 12, 1999. To Carl Marr.
ALS, 1p., April 18, 1902. To Carl Marr.
ALS, 1p., Nov. 18, 1907. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 2

Becker-Gundahl, Carl Johann (1856-1925)

Scope and Content Note

ACS, n.d., to [Carl Marr].
ALS, 1p., n.d. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 3

Bermann, Cipri Adolf (b.1862)

Scope and Content Note

ACS, Nov. 4, 1908. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 3pp., n.d., To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 4

[Beronco, Hierl]

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., May 24, 1908. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 5

Blass, Julius von (1845-1922)

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 3pp., Aug. 11, 1906. To Carl Marr.
ALS, 3pp., Aug. 28, 1906. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 2pp., March 18, 1908. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 6

Blau-Lang, Tina (b.1845)

Scope and Content Note

ACS, April 11, 1899. To Mrs. B.E. Fink.
ACS, n.d. to [P.F.] Messerschmitt.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 7

Blos, Carl (1860-1941)

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 3pp., Dec. 1, 1920. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 8

Bocker, Conrad

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., Oct. 31, 1908. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 9

Borchardt, Hans (b.1865)

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., Nov. 6, 1908. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 10

Bracht, Eugen Felix Prosper (1842-1921)

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., April 6, 1900. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 11

Brütt, Ferdinand (1849-1936).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., Aug. 7, 1906. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 12

Dürck-Kaulbach, J.

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 3pp., July 24, 1919. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 13

Habermann, Hugo Freiherr (1849-1929).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., Aug. 15, 1905. To [Carl Marr].
ACS, Sept. 25, 1905. To Carl Marr.
ACS, Sept. 6, 1909. To Carl Marr.
ACS, Sept. 1, 1918. To Carl Marr.
ACS, Sept. 15, 1920. To Carl Marr.
ACS, n.d. To Carl Marr.
ALS, 1pp., n.d. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 14

Hanfstaengl, Kittie. (wife of Franz Seraph H.)

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 4pp., March 17, 1900. To Bruno Fink.
ALS, 4pp., June 19, 1900. To Bruno Fink.
ALS, 4pp., July 9, 1900. To Bruno Fink.
ALS, 2pp., n.d. To [Mrs. Bruno Fink].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 15

Hayek, Hans von (1869-1940)

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., Nov. 5, 1908. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 16

Heine, Friedrich Wilhelm (1845-1921).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., Dec. 11, 190[6]. To Mrs. Bruno Fink.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 17

Hengeler, Adolf (b. 1863)

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., March 30, 1902. To Carl Marr.
ACS, Jan. 19, 1903. To Carl Marr
ACS, Jan. 7, 1907. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 1p., April 3, 1910. To [Carl Marr].
ACS, Jan. 2, 1911. To [Carl Marr].
ACS, Jan. 31, 1917. To [Carl Marr].
ACS, Nov. 24, 1919. To [Carl Marr].
ACS, Nov. 25, n.d., To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 18

Herterich, Ludwig (1856-1932).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., July 29, 1905. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 19

Hildebrand, Adolf von (1847-1932).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., Jan. 12, 1911. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 20

Hoffmann, A.

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 3pp., Jan. 14, 1911. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 21

Jank, Angelo (1868-1940).

Scope and Content Note

ACS, Jan. 2, 1907. To Carl Marr.
ACS, Feb. 3, 1928. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 22

Kalckreuth, Leopold Karl Walter V. (1855-1928).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., Nov. 21, 1905. To [Carl Marr].
(2-584)
Box 1, Folder 23

Kampf, Arthur (1864-1950).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., Nov. 5, 1908. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 24

Keller, Albert von (1844-1920).

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Marr. 1905, 1907, 1919.
Box 1, Folder 25

Knote, Ellen.

Scope and Content Note

Letter to Marr, [1907].
Box 1, Folder 26

Koner, Max Johann Bernhard (1854-1900).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., April 5, 1900. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 27

Krilmleise, Willi.

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 4pp., Jan. 3, 1914. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 28

Lenbach, Franz Seraph v. (1836-1904).

Scope and Content Note

LS, 1p., March 15, 1901. To [Carl Marr].
ACS, n.d. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 29

Lenbach, Lolo (wife of Franz Seraph v. L.)

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., Oct. 30, 1901. To Carl Marr.
ALS, 4pp., n.d. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 30

Liebermann, Max (1847-1935)

Scope and Content Note

TLS, 1p., Sept. 7, 1928. To Carl Marr.
Box 1, Folder 31

Marr, Carl v. (1858-1936).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., Aug. 21, 1900. To Bruno Fink.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 32

Messerschmitt, Pius Ferdinand (1858-1915).

Scope and Content Note

ACS, July 4, 1900. To Bruno Fink.
ALS, 2pp., Aug. 9, 1901. To Bruno Fink.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 33

Meyer, Claus (1856-1919).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., March 9, 1901. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 4pp., Feb. 25, 1902. To Carl Marr.
ALS, 3pp., Feb. 12, 1907. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 34

Meyerheim, Paul Friedrich (1842-1915).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., April 29, 1876. To Hochgeehrter Herr.
(S-584)
ALS, 1/2p., Sept. 11, 1894. Top half of p. missing.
(S-662)
ALS, 1p., April 14, 1905. To Carl Marr.
ALS, 3pp., Feb. 28, 1907. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 3pp., June 8, 1907. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 2pp., July 7, 1907. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 4pp., July 10, 1907. To Carl Marr.
(2-584)
Box 1, Folder 35

Meyer-Waldeck, Kunz (1859-1953).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 4pp., Jan. 22, 1910. To Bruno Fink.
ALS, 3pp., Sept. 7, 1932. To Mrs. Fink.
ALS, 2pp., Dec. 29, 1932. To Mrs. Fink.
ALS, 1p., Feb. 19, 1935. To Mrs. Fink.
ALS, 2pp., Feb. 19, 1935. To Mrs. Fink.
ALS, 2pp., Feb. 2, 1936. To Mrs. Fink.
ALS, 2pp., June 28, 1936. To Mrs. Fink.
ALS, 4pp., Nov. 1, 1936. To Mrs. Fink.
ALS, 4pp., Sept. 1, 1937. To Mrs. Fink.
AMs, 4pp., n.d. Abschied von Friedr. H. Hinze [by Meyer Waldeck's father].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 36

Miller, Ferdinand (II) v. (1842-1929).

Scope and Content Note

ACS, Aug. 7, 1905. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 37

Miller, Fritz v. (1840-1921).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 3pp., Jan. 4, 1911. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 38

Münzer, Adolf (1870-1952).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., Nov. 7, 1908. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 1p., Nov. 14, 1908. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 1p., June 13, 1909. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 39

[Myrbach-Rheinfeld, Felician (b.1853)]

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., July 21, 1902. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 40

Rehder, Julius Christian (b.1861).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., Sept. 13, 1944. To Selma Fink.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 41

Reinicke, René (1860-1926).

Scope and Content Note

ACS, April 4, 1910. To Carl Marr.
ALS, 2pp., July 11, 1921. To Schr geehrter Herr.
ACS, July 12, 1921. To business manager of Munich's Artists' Guild.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 42

Richter, Gustav Karl Ludwig (1823-84).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., n.d. To verehrtester Freund.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 43

Rietschel, ERnst Friedrich (1804-61).

Scope and Content Note

ACS, n.d.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 44

Samberger, Leo (1861-1949).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 3pp., Nov. 3, 1908. To Carl Marr.
ALS, 2pp., Nov. 6, 19[0]8. To Carl Marr.
ALS, 2pp., Nov. 8, 1908. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 1p., March 12, 1909. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 2pp., n.d. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 2pp., n.d. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 45

Schlereth, Hans (b.1897).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 4pp., March 11, 1936. To Selma Marr-Fink.
ALS, 2pp., April 20, 1936. To Selma Marr-Fink.
ALS, 2pp., Oct. 30, 1936. To Selma Marr-Fink.
ALS, 2pp., Nov. 30, 1936. To Selma Marr-Fink.
ALS, 3pp., Nov. 1, 1937. To Selma Marr-Fink.
ALS, 2pp., Feb. 3, 1938. To Selma Marr-Fink.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 46

Schwill, William Valentine (b.1864).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., July 12, 1936. To Janet M. Peck.
ALS, 2pp., enclosed with letter above. From Janet P[eck] to Jane.
ALS, 2pp., Aug. 7, 1936. To Mrs. Bruno Fink.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 47

Seidl, Emanuel v (1856-1919).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., April 4, [1899]. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 48

Spier, Anna.

Scope and Content Note

ACS, Nov. 30, 1900. To Mutter des ausgezeichneten Kunstlers.
Box 1, Folder 49

Stadler, Anton v. (1850-1917).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., Oct. 29, 1906. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 50

Stahl, Friedrich (1863-1940)

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2 pp., Jan 18, 1911. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 51

Stieler, Eugene v. (1845-1929)

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., Oct. 5, 1907. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 52

Stuck, Franz v. (1863-1928).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., Oct. 8, 1900. To Schrgeehrter Herr.
(S-591)
AC, Dec. 15, 19[0]5. To Carl Marr.
LS, 2pp., Sept. 30, 1923. To Carl Marr.
LS, 4pp., Oct. 20, 1927. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 53

Stuck, Mary. (Wife of Franz v.S.)

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., Feb. 8, 1901. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 54

Taschner, Ignatius (1871-1913).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 4pp., Aug. 7, 190[6]. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 55

Thiersch, Friedrich v. (1852-1921)

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 3pp., June 19, 1900. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 1p., Nov. 18, 1920. To [Carl Marr].
(S584)
Box 1, Folder 56

Thöny, Edward (1866-1950).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., Oct. 29, 1908. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 57

Trübner, Wilhelm (1851-1917).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., Dec. 6, 1908. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 58

Uhde, Friedrich Karl Hermann v. (1848-1911).

Scope and Content Note

ACS, Jan. 22, 1876. To Baron v. Loen.
ALS, 1p., April 13, 1897. To Kunz Meyer.
LS, 1p., June 26, 1902. To Carl Marr.
ALS, 1p., Nov. 5, 1908. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 1p., Aug. 4, 1909. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 59

Urban, Hermann (b.1866).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., June 2, 1914. To M. Fink.
ACS, June 24, 1914. To Fink.
ACS, n.d., To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 60

Vogeler, Heinrich Johann (1872-1942).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., Feb. 9, 1910. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 61

Werner, Anton Alexander v. (1843-1915).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., April 19, 1874. To Konig.
(S-536)
ALS, 3pp., Feb. 17, 1893. To Carl Marr.
AL, 3pp., Feb. 24, 1893. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
ALS, 2pp., March 23, 1896. To [I.] M. Magnus.
(S-662)
See also M287/2/1
Box 1, Folder 62

Woermann, K.

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 2pp., May 8, 1907. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 63

Zemberg, O.

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 1p., April 19, 1900. To [Carl Marr].
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 64

Zügel, Heinrich v. (1850-1941).

Scope and Content Note

ALS, 4pp., May 19, 1917. To [Carl Marr].
ALS, 2pp., Oct. 28, 1935. To Carl Marr.
(S-584)
Box 1, Folder 65

Unidentified senders.

Scope and Content Note

AL, 1p., Dec. 9, 1909. To [Carl Marr]. Stationery letterhead; K.B. Direction der staatlichen galerien.
Alte Pinakothek, Munchen.
TLS, 1p., April 19, 1922. To Carl Marr. Stationery letterhead: Syndikat der bayrischen Akademie der bildenden Kunste.
(S-584)