Gladys Kashdin papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.kashglad
Creators:
Kashdin, Gladys Shafran, 1921-
Dates:
[ca.1948-1974]
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.8 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Research material, including; 12 slides of Adolph Gottlieb and his work; research files containing notes and printed material on James Brooks, Robert Motherwell, Philip Guston, Mark Rothko, Adolph Gottlieb, Conrad Marca-Relli, H. Harvard Arnason, Willem de Kooning, and abstract-expressionism; tape-recorded interviews with James Brooks, Robert Motherwell, Philip Guston, Adolph Gottlieb, and Conrad Marca-Relli; a microfilmed dissertation, "Abstract-Expressionist Painting in America: An Interpretation Based on the Work and Thought of Six Key Figures," by William Chapin Seitz.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art historian, painter and educator; Temple Terrace, Fla. Author of: "Abstract expressionism+ an analysis of the movement based primarily upon interviews with seven participating artists" and "A comparison of nineteenth and twentieth century attitudes toward material."

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Gladys Kashdin, November 9, 1981 and February 25, 1982.

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
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painting, Abstract -- United States Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interviews Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art historians Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Educators Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arnason, H. Harvard Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brooks, James, 1906-1992 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
De Kooning, Willem, 1904-1997 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gottlieb, Adolph, 1903-1974 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Guston, Philip, 1913-1980 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marca-Relli, Conrad, 1913-2000 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Motherwell, Robert Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Seitz, William Chapin Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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