Edmund C. Tarbell

ID: 2002-12208

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: c. 1936

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 22 Folder 49

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Edmund C. Tarbell (1862-1938), a painter and teacher, was a member of the National Gallery of Art Commission, now the Smithsonian American Art Museum, from 1924 to 1938. In the background is a pair of stained glass windows, "Peacock and Peony" by John LaFarge (1835-1910), a gift from Henry LaFarge in 1936.


  • National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


  • Original negative number is 32682-3, but that negative has been lost.
  • See Negative Numbers 326822 and 32682-B in SIA Record Unit 95, Box 44, Folder 19A for the installation of the stained glass windows and the Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution, 1937, page 36 for citation.

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Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 22 Folder 49

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


c. 1936

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  • Art
  • Tarbell, Edmund C
  • National Gallery of Art Commission
  • Stained glass windows
  • Art patrons


  • Photographic print
  • Person, candid

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Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Person, candid; Medium: Photographic print

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