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Guide to the James Vinton Stowell sketch of Harry Baker, circa 1916

Collection Overview

Repository
Kellen Design Archives
Creator - Artist
Stowell, James Vinton, 1896-1970
Title
James Vinton Stowell sketch of Harry Baker
Extent
0.1 linear ft: 1 illustration
Summary
James Vinton Stowell graduated from the New York School of Fine and Applied Art (later, Parsons The New School for Design) in 1917 with an Advertising Design degree, and was employed by the school as a trade representive through the 1918-1919 academic year. The subject of the pencil sketch, titled "Portrait of 'Our Mr. Baker'," is Harry B. Baker, who taught life drawing at the school from 1915 until his death in 1941.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Kellen Design Archives November 9, 2010

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Use Restrictions

To publish images of material from this collection, permission must be obtained in writing from the Kellen Design Archives. Please contact: archivist@newschool.edu.

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Related Materials

Harry B. Baker's papers (KA.0090) are part of the Kellen Design Archives' holdings. James Vincent Stowell's papers may be found in the National Archives of Canada.

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Keywords for Searching Related Subjects

Genre(s)

  • Portraits.
  • Sketches.

Personal Name(s)

  • Baker, Harry B., 1868-1941

Subject(s)

  • Art teachers -- United States -- 20th century.

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Collection Inventory

Title Box Folder
Sketch  k_1 15

Collection guide Last Updated: 08/30/2012

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