[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Baron, Herman, 1892-1961
Dates:
1937-1967
Size:
500 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.baroherm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A brief biographical account, 1967; an essay by Baron entitled, "American Art Under Attack", 1949; exhibition catalogs and publications relating to the ACA Galleries; photographs, undated and 1950-1960, of Baron and his family; and letters of condolence sent to Baron's wife, Ella, upon Baron's death, 1961.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Evergood, Philip, 1901-1973
Selvig, Forrest
Dates:
1968 Dec. 3
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recordings, 7 in.)
51 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.evergo68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Philip Evergood conducted 1968 Dec. 3, by Forrest Selvig, for the Archives of American Art, in the artist's home, in Bridgewater, Conn.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Dintenfass, Terry, 1920-
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1974 December 2-1975 January 13
Size:
75 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.dinten74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Terry Dintenfass conducted 1974 December 2-1975 January 13, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art, in her home in New York, New York.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Artists' Union (New York, N.Y.)
Artists' Union (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1934-1937
Size:
30 Volumes
Collection ID:
AAA.artiunio2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Bound volume containing the 25 issues of Art Front: November 1934 (vol. 1, no. 1), through November/December 1937 (vol. 3, no. 8).

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
ACA Galleries
Dates:
1917-1963
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.acagall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered records of the ACA (American Contemporary Art) Galleries date from 1917 through 1963 and include writings by founder Herman Baron, artists Philip Evergood and Anton Refregier, and art critic Elizabeth McCausland; printed materials; and photographs of Baron, ACA artists, art collectors, works of art, and exhibitions. Correspondence is with David Burliuk, Philip Evergood, William Gropper, Lewis Mumford, Moses Sawyer, Max Weber, and others. Also found is a small group of Herman Baron's personal papers.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Gurr, Lena, 1897-1992
Dates:
1908-1979
Size:
7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gurrlena
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Lena Gurr (1897-1992) papers date from 1908 to 1979 and measure 7.0 linear feet. Gurr was a painter and printmaker who studied under John sloan and Maurice Sterne at the Art Students League between 1920-1922. She also studied in France and married painter and photographer Joseph Biel in 1931. The papers document both Gurr and Biel's careers through correspondence, notes, art work, printed material, scrapbooks, and photographs. The collection offers researchers a valuable resource for studying the New York art community of the pre-war era.

Found In