WorldCat Identities

Hancock, Walker Kirtland 1901-1998

Overview
Works: 57 works in 70 publications in 2 languages and 97 library holdings
Genres: Photographs  Biography  Interviews  Exhibition catalogs  Art  History 
Classifications: NB237.H244,
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Most widely held works by Walker Kirtland Hancock
The Sculpture of Walker Hancock : April 14 through July 22, 1989 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A. Contini & Son records by A. Contini & Son ( )
in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three undated photographs mounted on board of historical panels at the West Point Library executed by Laura Gardin Fraser
Robert W. White papers by Robert White ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The papers of New York sculptor and educator Robert White measure 8.4 linear feet and date from 1889-2003, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1920s-2003. Extensive correspondence chronicles Robert White's relationships with family and friends, and his professional activities spanning over a seventy year period. The collection also includes biographical material, project files, personal business records, notes and writings, artwork, printed material, artifacts, and photographs
Gifford Beal sketches, sketchbooks and papers by Gifford Beal ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The papers of painter and muralist Gifford Beal measure 5 linear feet and date from 1889 to 2001. The bulk of the collection consists of artwork; some correspondence, printed matter, pictorial subject files, photographs, and writings are also found. Works of art are primarily sketches and sketchbooks in a wide variety of media. Seventy-six sketchbooks are found. Among the loose sketches are 28 oil paintings on wood board or panel, and fourteen large pastel drawings on canvas depicting dancing figures in a romantic style. Artwork by other artists in the collection include prints by Arthur B. Davies, Rockwell Kent, and Denys Wortman
Sculptors of Cape Ann : from medals to monuments : the Rockport Art Association, September 26-October 26, 1997 : George Aarons ... [et al.] ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walker Hancock papers by Walker Kirtland Hancock ( )
in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence, project files, writings, sketches, photos, printed matter, and an interview transcript relating to his career as a sculptor. Correspondents include Cecilia Beaux, William Zorach, Booth Tarkington, Paul Manship, Adolph Weinman, Henry Kreis, and C. Paul Jennewein. Also included are Hancock's personal files relating to his work as a consultant to the Stone Mountain Confederate Memorial (Ga.), 1961-1978
Katharine Lane Weems papers by Katharine Lane Weems ( )
in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Photographs and slides, 1902-1988, are of Weems, family members, artists Charles Grafly, Walker Hancock, and Anna Hyatt-Huntington, Weems' house "The Chimneys," her studio, gardens, animals, works of art by Weems and others, exhibit installations, and views of New York City, Washington, D.C., Monticello, the University of Virginia, and Brookgreen Gardens. Nine albums, 1920-1980, contain photographs of an art class, Weems in her studio, her home, her friends, scenic views, and works of art. Videos and film include a videotape (5 min., U-matic) of an interview of Weems; a video, "Clay to Bronze," showing the creation of Weems' sculpture "Dark Warrier (VHS); 4 reels of 16 mm motion picture film of "Rhinoceros" compiled and transferred to digi-beta, VHS and DVD, and a 16mm motion picture of a day at the beach
Chester Beach papers by Chester Beach ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three scrapbooks, largely comprised of newspaper clipping and other printed material, contain a variety of other items, including: Letters from the American Academy in Rome, Architectural League of New York, Ecole des Beaux Arts, Daniel Chester French, Hazel Brill Jackson, Frederick MacMonnies, National Academy of Design, National Sculpture Society, Jessica B. Piexotto, and Salon d'Autome. Awards and certificates from the National Academy of Design, Panama-Pacific International Exposition. Bookplates and a place card Beach etched for Mr. and Mrs. George Davison; and an unfinished poem by FitzRoy Carrington. Photographs are of a night school class Beach attended at the Mark Hopkins Art Institute in San Francisco, Beach at work in his studio, and a portrait of him painted by G. Laurance Nelson
Oral history interview with Walker Hancock by Walker Kirtland Hancock ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hancock discusses his early education and studying with Charles Grafly at the American Academy in Rome; studying at the Pennsylvania Academy and later teaching there; early work with Lorado Taft; fellow sculptors; and sculptural commissions vs. freelance work
[Boxer] ( Visual )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Design drawing for a memorial to Stephen Foster in the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C by Walker Kirtland Hancock ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Preliminary drawing showing memorial as elevation and section
[Boy with squirrel] ( Visual )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Trumpeter] ( Visual )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Experiences of a monuments officer in Germany by Walker Kirtland Hancock ( Book )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[San Francesco] ( Visual )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers by James Phineas Magill ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
These papers, primarily in the form of letters to James Magill, reflect his philanthropic concerns, deep friendships and wide interests, particularly in the arts and medicine. They are letters from authors, artists, scholars, scientists and politicians, including George Bass, Alfred Bendiner, Hugh Borton, Nathaniel Burt, Norman Cousins, A.J. Cronin, Richardson Dilworth, Walker Hancock, Samuel Kramer, Roy Larson, Eva LeGallienne, Jacques Lipchitz, Katharine McBride, Fosco Maraini, William Menninger, Felix Morley, Frank Morley, John Powell, Froelich Rainey, Lessing Rosenwald, Gayle Stine, George Taylor, and Franklin Watkins
[Male torso] ( Visual )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Photographs of sculpture] ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Folders contains photographs and information sheets related to sculptures signed or attributed to artists. Information may include the title of work, owner, medium, additional provenance, date, dimensions, and medium. Most photographs are black-and-white and of professional quality
[Child's bust sculpture] ( Visual )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Resolution by the Smithsonian Art Commission : December 6, 1966 by Smithsonian Institution ( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hancock, Walker
Walker Hancock
Walker Kirtland Hancock
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