WorldCat Identities

Peale, Rubens 1784-1865

Overview
Works: 52 works in 54 publications in 1 language and 145 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Guidebooks  Personal narratives‡vConfederate  Poetry  Exhibition catalogs 
Classifications: AC1,
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posthumous Publications by Rubens Peale, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Rubens Peale
Outlines of the life of Theodore Newell and history of his inventions by Rubens Peale ( )
2 editions published in 1824 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected papers from the Peale-Sellers collection by Charles Willson Peale ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Charles Willson Peale material including, part of the preliminary draft of his autobiography, ca. 1790, and a typed copy with notes and addenda by Horace Wells Sellers; typescripts of letterbooks, 1767-1827; a list of portraits and Washington portrait material; a notebook pertaining to paintings and a memo book containing recipes for medicines, colors and notes on painting technique; lectures and essays on natural history, health, domestic happiness and Peale's museum; and letters from John De Peyster
List of pictures painted by Rubens Peale at Riverside Farm by Rubens Peale ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Two grouse in an underbrush of Laurel by Rubens Peale ( )
1 edition published in 1999 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Oil on canvas, 19 1/4" x 27 1/4". Detroit Institute. #43.41"--Catalog
List of pictures painted by Ruben Peale at Riverside Farm by Rubens Peale ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This volume contains a list of the subjects of 131 paintings, with dates and the names of the purchasers or those to whom the completed work was presented
Letterbooks [and other manuscripts] by Peale family ( Book )
2 editions published in 1816 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mary K. McGuigan and John F. McGuigan Jr. artists' letters collection by Mary K McGuigan ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
107 letters to and from a variety of artists, art administrators, historians, and art-related organizations. Also included is a small amount of printed material with a few letters. Correspondents include Joseph Lemuel Chester, Frederic Edwin Church, Joseph Foxcroft Cole, Kate Fields, Daniel Chester French, Edward Gay, Karl Gerhardt, Horatio Greenough, John Frederick Kensett, Benson J. Lossing, Samuel F.B. Morse, James Craig Nicoll, Director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art Count Luigi Palma di Cesnola, Rubens Peale, John, Emily and William Sartain, Henry Ossawa Tanner, Abbott Handerson Thayer, art critic Henry T. Tuckerman, Stanford White, Worthington Whittredge, and others
by Rubens Peale ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
These are chiefly letters to members of his family on the business of the museums in Philadelphia, New York, and London. The letters of 1824 are press copies, chiefly to Charles Willson Peale and Benjamin Franklin Peale about the Baltimore museum
Cabell family papers ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection also contains account books, including one for tobacco sales, 1791-1792 and 1827-1845 that also contains miscellaneous accounts for Thomas Eston Randolph. Account book, ledger, memoranda book, and slave censuses for the Bolling family, 1796-1866, contain plantation records including crop lists, expenses, manager's wages, midwife accounts, slave hires and sales, and rations and clothing allotments for field hands with the note "All lost when freedom came." Estate papers of William C.R. Newburn, William Bolling administrator, 1835-1836, pertain to the sale of Newbern's slaves and includes names of slaves, purchasers and prices. There are also lists of taxable property, 1844 and 1862 that mention slaves; a note on the death of Anne Blaws Cocke Cabell and slave girl from diphtheria in 1862; an 1814 marriage indenture of William Newburn and Sarah Randolph, listing slaves; and an Hungarian Fund one dollar note, 1852
Guide through Peale's New-York Museum, and Gallery of the Fine Arts, Broadway, opposite the park, No. 252 by N.Y.) Peale's Museum (New York ( Book )
1 edition published in 1825 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Outlines of the life of Theodore Newell, and history of his inventions; from Theodore Newell's own account, and published solely for his benefit by Joseph Lancaster ( Book )
1 edition published in 1824 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Memorandum's [sic] of Rubens Peale and the events of his life &c by Rubens Peale ( )
1 edition published in 1856 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This is an autobiographical work and mainly discusses his father's museum in Philadelphia and his museum in Baltimore (collecting specimens, gas lighting, selling his collections). There are also anecdotes on prominent people of the time. There are notes in an unknown hand (perhaps Mary Jane Peale)
Selected Peale family papers by Peale family ( )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers of Charles Willson, Rembrandt, and Titian Ramsay Peale, mainly relating to Peale's Museum, and one item pertaining to Franklin Peale and one to Rubens Peale
by Rubens Peale ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The volume contains correspondence and miscellany relating to family matters and to the New York museum (1826-1849), including the exchange of specimens. There are also 23 letters to Benjamin Franklin Peale about the Baltimore museum and its relations to the Philadelphia and New York museums. These letters mention Thomas Sully, Thomas Birch, Charles Willson Peale, and other Philadelphia artists. Other subjects mentioned are the physiognotrace, galvanic experiments, gasometers, balloons, Indians, and natural history
by Peale Family ( )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
These papers include two pages by Rubens Peale concerning landscapes, a notebook by Rembrandt Peale relating to the portrait of Washington, and a commonplace and recipe book, with sketches of gas lights
by Rubens Peale ( )
1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This volume contains pencil sketches of landscapes, designs for cards, and figures
Miscellaneous manuscripts by Alexandre Ricord ( )
1 edition published in 1820 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter dated 22 October 1820, Paris, to Rubens Peale in Philadelphia. Ricord consistently misspells Peale's first name "Ruben." He was employed in the laboratory at the Royal Museum of Natural History in Paris, and offered to exchange some specimens with Peale's Museum
Rubens Peale diaries by Rubens Peale ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A daily journal covering the last ten years of Ruben Peale's life. Much of it concerns farm and family activities, but there are also many references to his still-life painting. Entries from April 1865 describe the news of Abraham Lincoln's assassination and funeral procession
 
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Rubens Peale
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English (39)