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De Forest, Lockwood, 1850-1932

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role Collector Artist Dealer/Gallery
dates 1850-1932
city Santa Barbara
stateCA
other citiesNew York, NY; Rome, Italy; Bristol, RI; London, United Kingdom; Cairo, Egypt; East Jerusalem, Israel; Paris, France; New Delhi, India;
gender M
historical notes Lockwood de Forest was an artist, interior designer, furnishings importer, writer and collector. His brother was Robert Weeks De Forest (1848–1931) a collector and past president of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Lockwood de Forest was a member and served on the Board of New York’s National Academy of Design.

A world traveler, de Forest traveled to, among other places, Italy, Greece, Palestine, India, Mexico, China, Japan and Korea.
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1870-1880
1880-1890
1890-1900
1900-1910
1910-1920
1920-1930
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University of California, Berkeley
The Bancroft Library
Lockwood De Forest correspondence, 1930. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Lockwood de Forest papers, 1858-1978. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Artists' biographical questionnaires, 1905. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
American Art Association records, 1853-1924. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Oral history interview with John Davis Hatch, 1979 Aug. 30-1980 Nov. 7. see details...
The Brooklyn Museum Libraries and Archives
200 Eastern Parkway
Culin Archival Collection Series 2: collecting expeditions 1898-1928 1903-1928 (bulk). see details...
The Frick Collection and Frick Art Reference Library
10 East 71st Street
Lockwood De Forest : artist file : study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation 1920-2000 [graphic]. see details...
The Museum of Modern Art
Library and Archives
Artist file: De Forest, Lockwood, 1850-1932. miscellaneous uncataloged material. see details...
The Brooklyn Museum Libraries and Archives
200 Eastern Parkway
Artist file. De Forest, Lockwood, 1850-1932. see details...
The Brooklyn Museum Libraries and Archives
200 Eastern Parkway
BMA artist files. De Forest, Lockwood, 1850-1932. see details...
Hagley Museum and Library
Manuscripts & Archives Dept.
Du Pont-Kemble-De Forest families Correspondence, 1840-1882. see details...
The Cleveland Museum of Art
Ingalls Library and Archives
Records of the Director's Office: Frederic Allen Whiting, 1913-1930 see details...

see also:
De Forest, Robert W. (Robert Weeks), 1848-1931
Ludington, Wright S.