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Artists’ materials

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Ida C. Failing Paint Box and Receipts

Identifier: B361
Overview She was an artist in Denver, Colorado around the turn of the century. She did paintings on canvas as well as hand painting bone china pieces. Ida C. Failing was born in Illinois in 1857 and died in Denver Colorado in 1918. Collection contains a paint box containing art supplies and receipts related to Ida C. Failing from 1895.
Dates: circa 1895

Petteys, Chris Collection

Identifier: M187
Scope and Contents Brochures on exhibits, articles correspondence regarding women artists.
Dates: Other: 1970

Porter-Waring Family Material Culture Collection

Identifier: M360
Overview The Porter and Waring families have long histories in Colorado. The collection consists of various lace and/or embroidered items including table cloths, doillies, pillow covers, clothing, animal fur, and a wedding dress dating to 1938.
Dates: 1890-1925