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Sophie Schneider Etchings

An of the ccollection at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Schneider, Sophie.
Title: Sophie Schneider Etchings
Inclusive Dates: 1880-1881
Quantity: 1 folder (SC)
Abstract: Four etchings, signed and inscribed by the artist
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

Nothing is known of the artist who created these etchings, other than her name as it appears on the art. There is a Sophie Schneider (1866-1942) who was a German painter and artist. However, as she would have been only 14 years old at the time these were made, it seems unlikely that these are her work.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Sophie Schneider Etchings consists of four chine collé etchings on cream-colored paper. All four are signed and inscribed in English by Sophie Schneider to Genie Camp.

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Access Restrictions

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Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Subject Headings


Schneider, Sophie.


Women artists -- 19th century.

Genres and Forms

Etchings (prints)

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Sophie Schneider Etchings,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information


Finding Aid Information

Created by: MRC
Date: 2 Feb 2018
Revision history:

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SC 811 Etchings 1880-1881 - signed and inscribed to Genie Camp

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