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[Pictorial miscellany from the Paul Padgette papers].
BANC PIC 2020.035--PIC box 1; BANC PIC 2020.035--AX; BANC PIC 2020.035--B; BANC PIC 2020.035--C; ...
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Title:

[Pictorial miscellany from the Paul Padgette papers]

Creator/Contributor:

Padgette, Paul, creator, creator.

Abstract:

Miscellaneous photographs, prints and paintings collected by Padgette. PIC box 1: portrait photographs of Padgette, his friend Bruce Kellner and family, and Desmond Arthur; photograph of Henri Matisse portrait drawing of Harriet Lane Levy (taken by Em. Crevaux, Paris); photograph of Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco, taken during the Panama-Pacific International Exposition of 1915; prints and postcards pertaining to historical figures, including Pauline Borghese and Camille Borghese, and various theater actors of the early 20th century, including Fania Marinoff; print of ruins of San Francisco City Hall after the earthquake and fire of 1906; The Harbour, St. Ives, print by James P. Power; and small album of hand-written quotations by various authors. AX folders: photograph of 3 boys before the U.S. Mint, San Francisco; photograph of Helen Salz painting of Harriet Lane Levy; photographic collage of childhood images of Padgette and others, used as a Christmas card in 1985. B folders: painting in the style of Joan MirĂ³; painting of fantastical seascape by "Chris", 1961; fine art print by San Francisco artist Julia Newman; reproduction of a collage by Jess; Oakland Museum poster. C folder: poster for 1966 Beniamino Bufano exhibition; print depicting Abraham Lincoln's Kentucky log cabin; 2-panel drawing of a scene in a French bar with drunken sailors.

Date:

1900 (issued)

Subject:

Padgette, Paul -- Archives
Padgette, Paul -- Portraits
Levy, Harriet Lane -- Portraits
Kellner, Bruce -- Photographs

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
Collected by Paul Padgette.
Also includes fragment of plaster from the original Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, shelved separately in Bancroft Library Historical Object Miscellany as BANC PIC 19xx.031:227--OBJ (carton 16).
Pictorial miscellany from the Paul Padgette papers, BANC PIC 2020.035, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift ; of Paul Padgette, received posthumously ; 2017.
Transferred from the Paul Padgette papers (BANC MSS 2009/128).

Type:

graphic
Portraits.
Paintings.
Prints.

Physical Description:

painting
photoprint
print
approximately 45 items in 1 box and 7 folders : photographs, prints and paintings ; various sizes

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2020.035--PIC box 1
BANC PIC 2020.035--AX
BANC PIC 2020.035--B
BANC PIC 2020.035--C
BANC PIC 2020.035

Origin:

California

Related Item:

Paul Padgette papers : Padgette, Paul.