Leslie Judd Ahlander papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.ahlalesl
Creators:
Ahlander, Leslie Judd
Dates:
1945-1985
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1.2 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence regarding exhibitions at the Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, Florida, 1973-1974, and Ahlander's efforts to build a collection of Latin American art; material relating to the Washington Color School, including a typescript of a statement by Howard Mehring, press releases, clippings, catalogs, an annotated checklist of Morris Louis's second one-man show and other printed material mostly written by Ahlander; correspondence, photographs, copies of lectures and articles relating to Ahlander's position at the Pan American Union, the Corcoran Gallery of Art, as art critic for the Washington Post, and as free-lance writer.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Curator, art critic.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1979 and 1986 by Leslie Judd Ahlander.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
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Louis, Morris, 1912-1962 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mehring, Howard William, 1931-1978 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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