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Marc Rosenberg Papers

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Dumbarton Oaks Archives, Washington, D.C.

 

Repository: Dumbarton Oaks Archives, Washington, D.C.

Call Number: Museum/Rosenberg Files

Location: Archives 058, C3

Name of Creator(s): Marc Rosenberg

Title: Marc Rosenberg Papers

Inclusive Date: ca. 1880–1930

Language(s): German

Quantity: 76 files housed in 11 boxes

 

ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION

Acquisition Information: These papers came to Dumbarton Oaks at an unknown date.

Processing Information: The papers, which retain their original file numbers as received, were inventoried by James N. Carder and Mary Ferranti in 2010.

Terms of Use and Access: These papers, including photographs, can be used for research and publication purposes.

Physical Access: An appointment is required for access to these papers. For appointment and queries contact James N. Carder, Archivist, carderj@doaks.org.

Preferred Citation: Marc Rosenberg Papers, Dumbarton Oaks Archives. Courtesy of Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, Washington, D.C.

 

HISTORICAL NOTE

Marc Rosenberg (1852–1930) was a German authority on goldworking techniques as used by various early civilizations and a collector of gold and silver objects. His research was published in a multi‐volume publication, Geschichte der Goldschmiedekunst auf technischer Grundlage (Frankfurt am Main: H. Keller, 1908–1925).

 

SCOPE AND CONTENT

The Marc Rosenberg Papers contain his notes, prints of artworks from various sources (mostly journals), some photographs, and some reprints of journal articles by him and others. The files and file folders were numbered by Rosenberg, and each file is labeled either on the folder or on the first sheet of the file.

 

COLLECTION INVENTORY AND DESCRIPTION

Box 1 of 11 (8 files)

Folder 1: Finding Aid

Folder 2: Columbisch-Etruskisch [Offprints, handwritten notes, typewritten letters, eleven photographs. Material relating to Mexico, some material on Peru and Costa Rica.]

Folder 4: G.S.K Mykenä Fund von Ägina [Handwritten notes, two photographs, offprints.]

Folder 5: Chronologie 1600-1699 [Handwritten notes, offprints, one photograph. Articles and images pertaining to various artwork. Rosenberg has placed the articles in chronological order by the date the art was created.]

Folder 6: G.S. Kunst XIII Jahr. [Offprints, handwritten notes, four photographs.]

Folder 7: G.S. Kunst Gotisch [Offprints, handwritten notes, four photographs.]

Folder 15: Kreta [Offprints, handwritten notes, three photographs.]

Folder 17: Phoikien Cypern [Offprints, handwritten notes, one photograph.]

 

Box 2 of 11 (7 files)

Folder 18: [Unlabeled] [Miscellaneous notes, postcards, offprints, one photograph. Contains some material relating to architecture.]

Folder 19: Cypern [Offprints, handwritten notes, two photographs.]

Folder 21: Musée de Cluny:  Drebank Profileisen [Offprints, handwritten notes, photographs and profiles of various implements including a hammer.]

Folder 24: Malerei Deutsch [Offprints, postcards, handwritten notes.]

Folder 26: Malerei Italien

Folder 27: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 28: Malerei Italien [Offprints, handwritten notes, five photographs.]

 

Box 3 of 11 (6 files)

Folder 31: G.S. Kunst Karolingische [Off prints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 32: Arbeit Filigran Ablegen [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 34: [Unlabeled] [Materials on filigree. Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 35: [Unlabeled] [Offprints.]

Folder 37: Cappenberg und Aachen [Off prints, handwritten notes, one photograph.]

Folder 39: Elisabethenschrein 1200 [Offprints, handwritten notes, 200 photographs.]

 

Box 4 of 11 (6 files)

Folder 42: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, two photographs.]

Folder 43: Prof. M. Lauger Keramik [Eleven photographs.]

Folder 44: Malerei Holland [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 49: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes, fifteen photographs.]

Folder 50: Meine Schmucksammlung Gotische Spangen [Offprints, handwritten notes, two photographs.]

Folder 51: G.S. Arbeit XIV [Offprints, handwritten notes, six photographs.]

 

Box 5 of 11 (8 files)

Folder 52: Meine Schmucksammlung Fund von Cumae [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 53: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes, ten photographs.]

Folder 57: Theodosius [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 61: Meine Schmucksammlung Pfeifen, Kinderrasseln [Offprints, notes.]

Folder 63: G.S. Arbeit XV Jahrh.  Gothik [Offprints, handwritten notes, thirteen photographs.]

Folder 64: Hans Collaert [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 65: Rohrendraht [Offprints, handwritten notes, five photographs.]

Folder 68: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

 

Box 6 of 11 (6 files)

Folder 73: [Unlabeled] [Offprints.]

Folder 74a: Mappe III Halbfertiger Text Kerbung [Offprints, handwritten notes, fourteen photographs.]

Folder 74b: Offprints, handwritten notes, ten photographs.]

Folder 75: Überlingen [Offprints, handwritten notes, thirty photographs.]

Folder 76: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes, eight photographs.]

Folder 77: Filigran Ieinleitung vorgearbeitet 29.8.25 [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

 

Box 7 of 11 (7 files)

Folder 78: Surogate und Guss [Offprints, handwritten notes, five photographs.]

Folder 79: Filigran [Offprints, handwritten notes, eight photographs.]

Folder 80: Wichtige Convolute [Offprints, handwritten notes, ten photographs.]

Folder 81: Mappe V [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 82: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes, one photograph.]

Folder 84: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 88: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes, three photographs.]

 

Box 8 of 11 (7 files)

Folder 89: [Unlabeled] [Material relating to sculpture. Offprints, handwritten notes, twenty photographs.]

Folder 90: [Unlabeled] [Material relating to filigree. Offprints, handwritten notes, sixty small photographs.]

Folder 93: Opuscula [Offprints.]

Folder 96: Norwegen und Schweden  [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 98: Granulation Reserve [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 100: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, postcards, two photographs.]

Folder 101: Herstellung, Mappe II, Filigran [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

 

Box 9 of 11 (4 files)

Folder 106: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes, ten photographs.]

Folder 107: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 109: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 111: Arbeit Überlingen [Offprints, handwritten notes, six photographs.]

 

Box 10 of 11 (6 files)

Folder 87: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes, ten photographs.]

Folder 102: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder 105: Filigran [Offprints, handwritten notes, six photographs.]

Folder 136: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes, eight photographs.]

Folder 137: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes.]

Folder (no no.): Miscellaneous

 

Box 11 of 11 (11 files)

Folder 112: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes, seven photographs.]

Folder 115: Gehort Gussefeld Berliner Arbeit und andere S.A.A. [Notes, catalogs.]

Folder 117: Niello [Notes.]

Folder 120: Malerei Frankreich [Offprints.]

Folder 121: Der alter Orient [Offprints, notes.]

Folder 122: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes, eight photographs.]

Folder 123: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes, three photographs.]

Folder 124: [Unlabeled]

Folder 125: Reichenau [Handwritten notes, fifteen photographs.]

Folder 128: [Unlabeled] [Offprints, handwritten notes, three photographs.]

Folder 129: Meine Schmucksammlung Agnus Dei [Offprints, handwritten notes, six photographs.]

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