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Paintings

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

“A cabin in the Smokies” (Oil painting by Wiley Oakley).

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2019.016
Scope and Contents “A cabin in the Smokies” (Oil painting by Wiley Oakley).
Dates: undated

Barkley Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0412
Scope and Contents Barkley Collection, gift of William Barkley. (William Barkley is the nephew of another donor, Alice Jean Barkley.) Boxes 1-3 + 2 framed items rec’d. Jan 2009: Box 3 contains 3 framed diplomas: Jacob Barkley, Washington College, 1796; Abraham H. Barkley, Washington College, 1796; Elizabeth Barkley, White Pine High School, 1932. Also, 7 folders of items removed from frames. Both 1796 diplomas have “Print Registered Knoxville” at bottom of diplomas. Gift includes 2 framed items: Portrait...
Dates: 1796-1940

Bistro Restaurant Photograph

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2002.008
Scope and Contents Color snapshot of painting of reclining nude woman hanging over the bar in the Bistro Restaurant adjacent to the Bijou on Gay Street, Knoxville. Used as a Christmas greeting postcard in December 2002 from Margaret (Grace) Boyd, sent to the McClung Collection. 4x6”.
Dates: 2002

Eleanor McAdoo Wiley Diaries, 1947-1967.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0246
Scope and Contents Diaries kept by artist Eleanor McAdoo Wiley of Knoxville, sister of artist Anna Catherine Wiley. Diaries date from 1947-1967 and include comments on weather, her personal and professional activities, notes on the progress of her paintings, notes of community interest and comments on national events. Many loose items were tucked into these volumes including: 1958 letter of condolence on the death of her sister from Estes Kefauver (in 1951 folder); correspondence; receipts; business cards;...
Dates: 1947-1967

Joe Parrott painting of Henley Street Bridge, [19]80.

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2019.018
Scope and Contents [Joe] Parrott oil on board painting of the Henley Street Bridge, Knoxville, Tenn. Signed lower right ‘Parrott 80.’ 18 x 24“.
Dates: 1980

Miniature portraits by Eleanor Wiley.

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2011.003
Scope and Contents Five miniatures painted by Eleanor Wiley. Previously cataloged as Artifacts --.5. Artifact 2011.003.001 Miniature of William Blount. On celluloid. Badly damaged. Scanned and a restored image available on CD, Oct. 2011 by Tony Long. Restored digital image printed and placed in original frame as Artifact 2011.003.001 copy. Artifact 2011.003.002 Miniature of John Crozier. On celluloid. Badly damaged. Scanned and a restored image available on CD, Oct. 2011 by Tony Long. Restored digital image...
Dates: 1920 - 1935

Nicholson Art League photograph of a dramatic presentation of “The Misdemeanors of Nancy”

 Collection
Identifier: SPC 2017.008
Scope and Contents SPC 2017.008 Nicholson Art League photograph of a dramatic presentation of “The Misdemeanors of Nancy,” a first for the League, performed on April 27, 1911. An article ran in the Knoxville Journal on April 28. This is a rare early photograph of an Art League event. Artist Robert L. Mason was in the cast as was Mrs. A. L. Freeman (Susan Branson, Lloyd Branson's sister). About 5x7.75” sepia print glued to glass. 1 pc. Framed paintings on the walls.
Dates: 1911

Russell Briscoe. Poster for the exhibition of the Russell Briscoe paintings exhibited at the Museum of East Tennessee History

 Collection
Identifier: Q Ephemera 2012.004
Scope and Contents Poster for the exhibition of the Russell Briscoe paintings. Museum of East Tennessee History exhibit “Images of Home and Heritage: 70 Paintings, 190 Years of History, 1 Unique Exhibition” October 19, 2009 through February 7, 2010 1 pc., color Poster shows images of two his paintings + Mr. Briscoe at easel (with a third painting on the easel)
Dates: 2009 - 2010

Russell Briscoe “The History of Knoxville” series of illustrated presentations of his paintings (1973-1976).

 Collection
Identifier: Ephemera 2006.016
Scope and Contents Russell Briscoe “The History of Knoxville” series of illustrated presentations of his paintings (1973-1976); appears to have been compiled by Jody Ernest
Dates: 1973-1976

Three small paintings of the Great Smoky Mountains by Margaret Nine (1930- 2007) of Knoxville.

 Collection
Identifier: Artifact 2013.007
Scope and Contents Three small paintings of the Great Smoky Mountains by Margaret Nine (1930- 2007) of Knoxville. Two of the Chimneys; one of the view from Morton Overlook. Ms. Nine was a Fellow of the National Association of Miniature Artisans and a member of the National Association of Miniature Enthusiasts. Her husband, Arthur DeForrest Nine, preceded her in death. Both are buried in Highland Cemetery, Knoxville.
Dates: undated

Van Deventer Collection.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0809
Scope and Contents James Thayer Van Deventer (1830-1910) was the son of Christopher Van Deventer (West Point, 1808)and Sarah Birckhead Van Deventer. He attended Yale Law School and was admitted to the bar in New York. He moved to Clinton, Iowa where he was treasurer and manager of the Iowa Land Company in 1856. He served in the Union Army during the Civil War leaving with the rank of Col. James Thayer Van Deventer married Laetitia Flournoy in 1862 in Clinton, Iowa. After the war ended, he was president of the...
Dates: 1820s-1970s

Westwood Collection: Armstrong, Lutz, Holloway, and Matheny Family Papers.

 Collection
Identifier: MSC 0454
Scope and Contents Westwood Collection; Armstrong, Lutz, Holloway ,Matheny families. Family papers have passed through three houses: Crescent Bend, Bleak House and Westwood. Papers include correspondence of Robert. H, Armstrong, Drury P. Armstrong ,the Lutz family, the Holloway family the Matheny family, R. H. Armstrong receipts, East Tennessee Mental Hospital, cards and calling cards, ephemera, newspaper clippings, whole newspapers, pamphlets, framed photographs, unframed photographs, photographic negatives,...
Dates: 1796-1986