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Du Pont, Henry Francis 1880-1969

Overview
Works: 108 works in 168 publications in 1 language and 5,323 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  History  Bibliography 
Roles: Collector, Author of introduction
Classifications: NK2406, 747.213
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Most widely held works by Henry Francis Du Pont
American furniture, Queen Anne and Chippendale periods, in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum by Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum ( Book )
17 editions published between 1952 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American furniture, the Federal period, in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum by Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum ( Book )
6 editions published between 1966 and 1978 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The treasure house of early American rooms by John A. H Sweeney ( Book )
8 editions published between 1963 and 1978 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows the rooms, furniture, and art objects in Winterthur, the former home of Henry Francis du Pont, now a museum near Wilmington, Delaware, and containing one of the handsomest single collections ever assembled
Winterthur illustrated by John A. H Sweeney ( Book )
7 editions published between 1963 and 1971 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joseph Downs; an appreciation and bibliography of his publications by Henry Francis Du Pont ( Book )
8 editions published between 1954 and 1966 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fine English and French furniture and objects of art from the private residence of Henry Francis du Pont at Winterthur : including silver porcelain, old Master and American paintings by Manson & Woods International Inc Christie ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American furniture : the Federal period, in the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum. A Winterthur book by Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum ( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Architectural drawing of wainscoting ("panelled wainscot from Virginia") for Henry Francis Du Pont, Winterthur, Delaware by L. P Potts ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Measured drawing showing wainscoting as elevation and section
Henry F. Du Pont interview by Henry Francis Du Pont ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Interview of Henry F. Du Pont conducted by Harlan Phillips
Important Americana by Sotheby's ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers by Joel E Spingarn ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Includes letters to Spingarn, president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People from Lowell Thomas, Sumner Welles, Edward Steichen, Charles A. Beard, Henry F. Du Pont, H.L. Menchen and Owen Roberts concerning horticultural matters. Also includes correspondence, 1938, of Congressman Hamilton Fish, Jr., Walter White, and Springarn concerning remarks made by William E. Borah concerning lynching
Architectural drawings for alterations to a house ("Winterthur") for Henry Francis Du Pont, Winterthur, Delaware by L. P Potts ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Includes preliminary and working drawings showing house, mantels, arches, and cornices as plans, elevations, sections, and details; sketches
The Treasure house of early American rooms... Photogr. by Gilbert Ask. Introd. by Henry Francis du Pont by John A. H Sweeney ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
by David E Finley ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The personal papers of David Finley, lawyer, first director of the National Gallery of Art and close associate of Andrew W. Mellon in the planning of the National Gallery, span the period from about 1915, when Finley began to practice law, to the months shortly before his death. They consist of correspondence, speeches, articles, diaries, photographs, recordings, medals, certificates and related materials. Of particular interest are records relating to the construction of the West Building of the National Gallery of Art and files concerning Andrew W. Mellon
Papers of the Middle Atlantic Chapter of the American Rhododendron Society by American Rhododendron Society ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The papers contain correspondence, minutes, newsletters, and photographs documenting the chapter's activities. Administrative matters are the chief topic. Research, seed exchange, new hybrids, and gardens are also mentioned. Scattered minutes and newsletters from other chapters are included
by Henry Francis Du Pont ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection contains invoices and correspondence between Henry Francis du Pont and various antique dealers
by Henry Francis Du Pont ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Consists of correspondence with antique dealers relating to Henry Francis du Pont's collecting activities, bills, general correspondence, horticultural items, and financial documents. Within these papers are bills that pertain to room installations at the Winterthur Museum as well as information on museum objects. The general correspondence is social in nature. Also featured are many architectural drawings of the various additions to Winterthur and his homes in Southampton and Boca Grande. Pictorial files offer photographs of the gardens and museum rooms
An American vision : Henry Francis du Pont's Winterthur Museum by Wendy A Cooper ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"The culmination of Henry Francis du Pont's lifelong vision and passion for collecting, the Winterthur Museum houses the premier collection dedicated to American decorative arts. To celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of Winterthur, the National Gallery of Art, Washington, presents an incomparable selection of masterpieces chosen according to the very principles espoused by du Pont himself: rarity, beauty, historical association and provenance. The result, An American Vision, offers an array of the vast riches of this remarkable museum."--BOOK JACKET
Architectural drawings for the reconstruction of a stairway ("Bulfinch Stair") to be moved from Boston, Massachusetts, for Henry Francis du Pont, Winterthur, Delaware by Thomas Tileston Waterman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Includes preliminary and working drawings showing stair and newel as elevations and details; photographs and miscellaneous supplementary materials
Fine English and French furniture and objects of art ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Du Pont, H. F.
Du Pont, Henry Francis, 1880-
DuPont, Henry Francis 1880-1969
Henry Francis Du Pont
Pont, Henry Francis du
Pont, Henry Francis du, 1880-1969
Languages
English (95)
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