WorldCat Identities

Whitney, John Hay

Overview
Works: 173 works in 200 publications in 2 languages and 1,189 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  History 
Roles: Collector, Honoree, Author of introduction
Classifications: ND189, 759.050740153
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Most widely held works by John Hay Whitney
The John Hay Whitney collection. [Exhibition] 16 December 1960 to 29 January 1961 by Tate Gallery ( Book )
5 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christ Church, Oxford, to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll ( Book )
2 editions published in 1889 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Telling him a drawing for Sylvie and Bruno is "first-rate" and should be passed on to "Swain or whoever else you like at once."
[Eastbourne], to [Harry Furniss] by Lewis Carroll ( Book )
2 editions published in 1889 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describing changes he would like Furniss to make to the frontispiece, including drawing Sylvie's dress look more like a frock and less like a chemise, making her shoes more distinct, and giving Bruno a mouth that does not make him look "as if he were making faces, after taking medicine."
Eastbourne, to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll ( Book )
2 editions published in 1887 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sending a proof of "Little Birds"; noting that he will alter the last stanza of "Tootles" if Furniss approves of his illustration
Les collections du "Museum of modern art." by John Hay Whitney ( )
in Undetermined and French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foreword : the Collection of the Museum of modern art by John Hay Whitney ( )
in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christ Church, Oxford, to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll ( Book )
2 editions published in 1889 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Telling Furniss how much he admires a drawing he sent: "it's the greatest success ... of all your 'Sylvie and Bruno' pictures"; proposing that they omit some of the background foliage so the picture can be as large as possible
Christ Church, Oxford, to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll ( Book )
2 editions published in 1886 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Making suggestions for illustrations for Sylvie and Bruno
Our century, our world : centennial magazine : published with the New York Times and the Washington Post ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The John Hay Whitney Collection by Tate Gallery ( Book )
1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eastbourne, to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll ( )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thanking him for letting him see seven studies for Sylvie and Bruno illustrations; recommending changes for some of the studies
Film notes by N.Y.) Museum of Modern Art (New York ( Book )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A computer art for the video picture wall by John Hay Whitney ( )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gardener's song (continued) : [n.p.], fair copy apparently sent to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll ( Book )
1 edition published in 1887 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Impressionist and modern art from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. John Hay Whitney by Sotheby's (Firm) ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Eastbourne, to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll ( Book )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Asking if he can manage to complete the illustrations for the book by the end of October so they can publish it for Christmas; suggesting subjects for the 11 pictures they have not started
Eastbourne, to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll ( Book )
1 edition published in 1889 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Thanking him for "the quite delightful set of finished drawings": "I am entirely satisfied with them, and have not a criticism to offer"; discussing in detail the illustration for the "railway-scene" in Sylvie and Bruno; thanking him for the list of dogs
Christ Church, Oxford, to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll ( Book )
1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sending a copy of a photograph (not included in this collection) of a boy and girl "whose faces [would] do for the children" in Sylvie and Bruno; enclosing a "little story" for him to consider "how to illustrate it" (story not included in this collection); noting that he does not like "Gilbert's illustrations" because the characters "both look grown-up"; describing the plot of his book in which two children of high rank "run away & become fairies"; emphasizing that the children's clothes should be "as fanciful as plausible."
The John Hay Whitney Collection by John Rewald ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
place not specified, to [Harry Furniss] by Lewis Carroll ( Book )
1 edition published in 1885 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Describing his attempts at drawing
 
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Alternative Names
Hay Whitney, John 1904-1982
John Hay Whitney
Whitney, Jock
Whitney, Jock 1904-1982
Whitney, Jock Hay
Languages
English (59)
French (1)
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