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Creators:
Gibran, Kahlil, 1922-
Dates:
circa 1945-2008
Size:
6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gibrkahl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor and arts organizer, Kahlil Gibran, measure 6.0 linear feet and date from circa 1945-2008. Included are biographical material, correspondence, writings,subject files, exhibition files, financial records, photographs and printed material relating to Gibran's art and his community involvement with Arab immigrants in the United S...

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Creators:
Institute of Contemporary Art (Boston, Mass.)
Dates:
1936-1971
Size:
42 Microfilm reels (Loan)
0.2 Linear feet (Gift)
Collection ID:
AAA.instcabm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REELS 205-245: Correspondence about exhibitions held and also those not held; minutes; catalogs; bulletins; press releases; clippings; photographs; and miscellaneous printed material.

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Creators:
Taylor, Robert, 1925-2009
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1980 March 13-1990 June 7
Size:
75 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.taylor80
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Robert Taylor conducted 1980 March 13-1990 June 7, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art, in Marblehead, Massachusetts.

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Creators:
Gibbs, Howard Manning, 1904-1970
Dates:
1904-1975
Size:
2.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.gibbhowa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, sketchbooks, photographs, a scrapbook, and printed material.

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Creators:
Beckmann, Hannes, 1909-1977
Dates:
1930-1980
Size:
300 Items (on 1 microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.beckhann
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical sketches and resumes; a list of lectures; correspondence; illustrated notes, typescripts of lectures and other unpublished writings; 21 photographs of Josef Albers; exhibition catalogs; printed material; a subject file on Hilla Rebay containing memos and notes; papers concerning the Museum of Non-Objective Painting, NYC; a photograph o...

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WGBH Educational Foundation
Dates:
c1987
Size:
1 Item (videocassette (VHS) (ca. 30 min), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.wgbhedut
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Examines the Boston art scene in the late l930s and l940s, where traditional conservative artistic taste clashed with the emerging Boston Expressionists trained at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston School. Focuses on the artists' relationship to the newly formed Institute of Modern Art, and the uproar which resulted when its director, James Plaut, is...

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Creators:
Taylor, Robert, 1925-2009
Dates:
l952-1990
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.taylrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ca. 600 letters, 1961-1990, from artists, authors, poets, editors, curators, publishers, critics and others, primarily in response to Taylor's reviews, columns, and books, and some supplying information for his columns. Among the correspondents are Darby Barnard, Claire Leighton, Will Davenport, Fritz Eichenberg, Clement Greenberg, Jack Levine, Pat...

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Creators:
Vose Galleries of Boston
Dates:
circa 1876
1890s-1996
bulk 1920-1940
Size:
25.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vosegall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of Vose Galleries of Boston measure 25.6 linear feet and date from circa 1876, 1890s-1996 with the bulk of materials dating from 1920s-1930s. Nearly 90 percent of the collection documents the gallery's handling of American paintings and portraits through incoming and outgoing business correspondence with artists, clients, galleries, and museums, including considerable correspondence with portrait artist Alfred Jonniaux and clients regarding commissioned portraits. Other materials include client files; artists' biographies; records of sales, consignments, framing, restoration, and banking, mostly from the 1940s-1960s; and scattered exhibition catalogs, newspaper clippings, and postcards. Also found is a handwritten manuscript regarding the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia, PA and a 1991 videotape about the Vose Galleries and its founding family.

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Creators:
Water Color Club (Boston, Mass.)
Dates:
1887-1916
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((1 v. on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.watecolo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Administrative record book of the Water Color Club including minutes of meetings, constitution and by-laws, sales records containing artists' names and prices, treasurers' reports, members' lists, an exhibition invitation, and blank season exhibition tickets.

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Creators:
Prentiss, Tina, 1905-
Dates:
1942-1976
Size:
3 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.prentina
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; scrapbooks; writings and notes; photographs and slides; art works; videotapes; sketches; awards and certificates; exhibition material; and printed material.

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