Inventory of Pictorial Material from the Julie Helen Heyneman Collection, ca. 1890-ca. 1920?

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Contributing Institution: The Bancroft Library
Title: [Pictorial material from the Julie Helen Heyneman collection]
Date (inclusive): approximately 1890-1920
creator: Heyneman, Julie Helen, 1868-
Identifier/Call Number: BANC PIC 1963.018-.024
Physical Description: 163 items (photographic prints, prints, drawings and paintings) various sizes
Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Abstract: Predominantly photographs or reproduction prints relating to Heyneman's own art and the works of other artists. Images include works of John Singer Sargent, snapshots of his home and studio on Tite St. (London), and views of the artist at work. Also featured is the studio and of Charles Furse, at 33 Tite St. (1963.021--ALB). Sketches and 2 paintings by Arthur Putnam are also present.
Language of Material: English


Collection is open for research.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Pictorial material from the Julie Helen Heyneman collection, BANC PIC 1963.018-.024--AX, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Material Cataloged Separately

Title: Julie Helen Heyneman Papers,
Identifier/Call Number: BANC MSS C-H 152

Scope and Content

Includes photographs and reproductions of portrait paintings and other works by Heyneman and artists with whom she associated. Includes numerous snapshots and art reproductions related to artist John Singer Sargent. Note that some photographs (occassional portraits and some views related to World War I work at California House and Kitchener House, for example) remain within the files of the Julie Helen Heyneman papers (BANC MSS C-H 152) and were not transferred into this pictorial collection.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from the Julie Helen Heyneman papers (BANC MSS C-H 152).

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Heyneman, Julie Helen, 1868-
Heyneman, Julie Helen, 1868- -- Pictorial works
Sargent, John Singer -- Pictorial works
Furse, Charles Wellington -- Pictorial works
Putnam, Arthur (American sculptor) -- Pictorial works


BANC PIC 1963.018--B Photographs of portraits painted by Julie Heyneman

Physical Description: 16 photographs


A few of the photographs are by Ansel Adams.

BANC PIC 1963.019--AX Photographs and print reproductions of paintings by John Singer Sargent

Physical Description: 23 items

Scope and Content

Primarily portraits, some dated 1911, 1918.

BANC PIC 1963.020--AX Images of unidentified paintings. approximately 1910?

Physical Description: photographic prints and prints 22 items

Scope and Content

Chiefly portrait reproductions.

BANC PIC 1963.021--ALB John Singer Sargent, Charles Wellington Furse and their Tite Street studios, London between 1892 and 1904

Physical Description: 23 photographs in 1 album

Scope and Content

Snapshots of John Singer Sargent, his studio, models, works in progress, and garden at 31 Tite St., London. Many of the portraits. are duplicates, some of studio may be also. Also present are photographs of artist Charles Wellington Furse and his studio at 33 Tite St.

BANC PIC 1963.022-.023--PIC Photographs of John Singer Sargent's studio.

Physical Description: 25 photographs b&w prints
Physical Description: Also includes approximately 10 negatives (RESTRICTED) that correspond to prints.


See also album, BANC PIC 1963.021--ALB (Some duplicates.) Portraits of J. S. Sargent. (Additional portraits previously added to the Portrait File of The Bancroft Library. See also "Source File" for portrait of Arthur Putnam.)

BANC PIC 1963.024--AX; 1963.024--C Works by or related to sculptor Arthur Putnam, whose biography was written by Heyneman.

Physical Description: 44 items in 7 folders approximately 40 pencil sketches, 2 paintings on paper (gouache and oil?), and 2 photographic prints
Physical Location: Oversize sketches shelved as BANC PIC 1963.024--C.

Scope and Content

Unsigned sketches, chiefly rough or preliminary pencil sketches, often on scratch paper or fragments of sheets. Putnam’s initials or partial signature appear on just one sheet. One work (a dock scene) is signed by E.N. Treadwell. Sketches presumed to be Putnam’s include animal studies, human figures, rough sketches of sculptural or architectural monuments, and a few sketches of small buildings or room interiors. Photographic prints are of animal skulls: a saber tooth tiger and unknown.


Source of attribution unknown, but materials were presumably received with the Heyneman papers grouped as Putnam material.