Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.collosca
Creators:
Collier, Oscar, 1924-
Dates:
1945-1947
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
16 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Printed material and photographs relating to New York painter Oscar Collier and his circle of "Indian Space" painters.
Scope and Contents
Included are exhibition catalogs of Collier shows, including a joint show of Collier and Howard Daum at (Carl) Ashby Gallery, 1946, the show "8 and a Totempole" at Gallery Neuf, 1946, and Collier's first one man show at Galerie Neuf, 1947; "The League," (winter 1946), the bulletin of the Art Students League containing an article by Collier "Art and Commercial America"; 4 issues of the art and literature quarterly "Iconograph," Kenneth Beaudoin, editor, and Collier, associate editor, and its supplement The Iconography Quarterly Supplement of Prejudice and Opinion, 1946-1947.
Scope and Contents
Photographs include 5 taken by Mildred Tolbert of artists Gertrude Barrer, Lloyd Barrell, Kenneth L. Beaudoin, and Carol Bundy and Alfred Russell, and one of Jean Franklin (co-editor of the last issue of Iconograph) taken by Louis Stettner.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Collier is a New York painter, associated with "Indian Space Painting" for its roots in pre-Columbian American Indian art.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 5051 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The printed material was donated 1995 by Oscar Collier; he lent the photographs for microfilming at the same time.

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

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Beaudoin, Kenneth Lawrence, 1913- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Barrer-Russell, Gertrude Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Barrell, Lloyd Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Russell, Alfred, 1920- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bundy, Carol Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Franklin, Jean Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tolbert, Mildred Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stettner, Louis, 1922- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Galerie Neuf (New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Carl Ashby Gallery Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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