WorldCat Identities

Whitney, John Hay

Overview
Works: 178 works in 209 publications in 2 languages and 906 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  History 
Roles: Author, Collector, Honoree, Author of introduction
Classifications: N5220, 759.074
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Most widely held works about John Hay Whitney
 
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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 )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1961 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Eastbourne], to [Harry Furniss] by Lewis Carroll( )

4 editions published in 1889 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Praising three drawings of Sylvie; noting that the "King dog is exceptionally beautiful."
Christ Church, Oxford, to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll( )

4 editions published in 1889 in English and held by 4 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."
The John Hay Whitney Collection : [catalogue of an exhibition at] the Tate Gallery, 16 December 1960 to 29 January 1961 by Tate gallery (Londres)( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 4 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
Les collections du "Museum of modern art" by John Hay Whitney( )

in Undetermined and French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eastbourne, to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll( )

2 editions published in 1887 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giving extensive feedback on the drawings Furniss sent him and specific directions for changing many of the pictures
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

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

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( )

2 editions published in 1886 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making suggestions for illustrations for Sylvie and Bruno
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

The John Hay Whitney collection : [the Tate Gallery, 16 December 1960 to 29 January 1961; catalogue]( 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 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
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

Gardener's song (continued) : [n.p.], fair copy apparently sent to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll( )

1 edition published in 1887 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Christ Church, Oxford, to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll( )

1 edition published in 1885 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thanking him for sending sketches; suggesting the "desirability of showing all the faces" in the illustrations for Sylvie and Bruno; sending a book of John Tenniel's drawings and noting that he thinks them "as a whole better than those in 'Alice.'"
Christ Church, Oxford, to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll( )

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."
A celebration of the English country house : paintings, sculpture, ceramics, furniture and decorations( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Eastbourne, to Harry Furniss by Lewis Carroll( )

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
 
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Alternative Names
Hay Whitney, John 1904-1982

John Hay Whitney

John Hay Whitney Amerikaans kunstverzamelaar (1904-1982)

John Hay Whitney US-amerikanischer Unternehmer und Verleger

Whitney, Jock

Whitney, Jock 1904-1982

Whitney, Jock Hay

Джон Хей Уитни

ג'ון היי ויטני

ジョン・ヘイ・ホイットニー

Languages
English (63)

French (1)

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