Arthur Edwin Bye Papers : Collection Summary
|Title:||Arthur Edwin Bye Papers|
|Date:||1903-1907, 1920-1965, n.d.|
|Creator(s):||Bye, Arthur Edwin, b. 1885|
|Extent:||4 linear feet|
|Repository:||Philadelphia Museum of Art.|
|Abstract:||During his 80+ years of life, Arthur Edwin Bye (1885-1969) worked as an artist, art dealer, art restorer, curator and scholar. Based on the content of his four unidentified scrapbooks as well as the two short writings, this collection reflects a few of Bye's multiple interests and practices in the fine and decorative arts, including graphic design and printmaking.