Site of the 1857 Exhibit of Charles Fraser, Charleston, South Carolina

ID: SIA2011-0532 and Neg. # 32335-4

Creator: Tolman, Ruel P (Ruel Pardee) 1878-1954

Form/Genre: Exterior

Date: c. 1935

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7433, Box 3, Folder: Scrapbook A-N

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Summary

In this building, a group of Charleston gentlemen assembled a retrospective exhibition of the artist's work staged as The Fraser Gallery to exhibit the works of Charles Fraser, miniaturist, painter, sculptor and author. The exhibit was held in 1857 in Charleston, South Carolina.

Subject

Fraser, Charles 1782-1860

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

This image was taken by Ruel P. Tolman, former Director of Smithsonian National Collection of Fine Arts, on a trip to Charleston, South Carolina, and is included in a scrapbook of photographs of Smithsonian staff, grounds and buildings, exhibitions, and Washington, D.C. scenes (Section C).

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7433, Box 3, Folder: Scrapbook A-N

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

c. 1935

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Painters
  • Architecture
  • Authors
  • Miniature painters
  • Exhibitions
  • Sculptors
  • Artists
  • Building

Place

  • Charleston (S.C.)
  • South Carolina

Form/Genre

  • Exterior
  • Photographic print

ID Number

SIA2011-0532 and Neg. # 32335-4

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Sepia; Size: 2.25w x 2.25h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic print

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