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Drawings (visual works)

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 75 Collections and/or Records:

Albert Z. Conner collection

Identifier: MS-0293
Scope and Contents The collection consists of drawings by Cadet Albert Z. Conner, Virginia Military Institute Class of 1966, including 21 sketches of various VMI scenes and one sketchbook containing illustrations used in the 1966 publication "The VMI Coloring Book".

Anthony J. Drexel monument

Scope and Contents Drawing of the bronze statue of Anthony J. Drexel, Philadelphia financier and the founder of Drexel University. The monument was commissioned by Drexel's partner, John H. Harjes of Paris, France and donated to the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Anton von Werner

Scope and Contents Drawing of Anton Alexander von Werner (1843-1915), a German historical painter known for painting scenes from the Franco Prussian War.

B. B. Hotchkiss

Scope and Contents Drawing of Benjamin B. Hotchkiss (1826-1885), a leading American gunmaker and ordnance engineer. Moses Ezekiel molded a bust of Hotchkiss in clay and cast it in bronze in 1879.

Cadet Drawing Exercises, 19th century [digital]

 Digital Collection

Cadet drawings, class assignments and exercises

Identifier: MS-0203
Scope and Contents A collection of 19th century cadet drawings (approximately 200 items) completed primarily as assignments for Professor Thomas H. Williamson's architecture, engineering, and drawing courses at the Virginia Military Institute. A few of the drawings were completed for a geometry course and other mathematics courses, or were not class assignments.Some of the geometry drawings are signed by the supervising professors, including e.g. Superintendent Francis H. Smith, who also...