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Creators:
Davidson, Morris, 1898-1979
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1971 July 21
Size:
29 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.davids71
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Morris Davidson conducted 1971 July 21, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art. Davidson speaks of his training at several art schools; going to Paris in the early 1920s; the development of art trends in the America since the 1930s; the influence of museums; amateur vs. professional artists, craft vs. painting;Provincetow...

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Creators:
Davidson, Morris, 1898-1979
Dates:
1925-1978
Size:
2.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.davimorr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; photographs; manuscripts; clippings; and exhibition catalogs and announcements.

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Creators:
Knaths, Karl, 1891-1971
Dates:
1968 Aug. 11
Size:
14 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.knatkarl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A lecture delivered by Karl Knaths to the Provincetown Art Association, Provincetown, Mass. Morris Davidson introduces Knaths.

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Creators:
Farruggio, Remo, 1906-1981
Dates:
1937-1983
Size:
0.5 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.farrremo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, mostly from art galleries, but also including letters (some are photocopies) from Francis Henry Taylor, Robert Beverly Hale, Joseph Green Butler, Morris Davidson, Raphael Soyer, Jacob Kainen, and Theodore Roszak; photographs of Farruggio and photographs and slides of his paintings; writings and notes, including Farruggio's "credo"; ...

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Creators:
Newman, Arnold, 1918-2006
Dates:
ca. 1940-1960
Size:
0.6 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.newmarno
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of 47 American artists taken by Newman.

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Creators:
Constant, George
Dates:
1912-2007
bulk 1932-1978
Size:
4.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.consgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of modernist painter and printmaker George Constant measure 4.6 linear feet and date from 1912-2007, with the bulk of the material dating from 1932-1978. They consist of biographical material, inventories of artwork, audio interviews and recorded statements on art, personal and business related correspondence, holiday cards, printed material, an exhibition related video recording, and photographs of Constant, his family and friends, and his work.

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Creators:
McCoy, Esther
Dates:
circa 1876-1990
bulk 1938-1989
Size:
44.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mccoesth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Southern California architectural historian, critic, and writer Esther McCoy measure 44.4 linear feet and date from 1876 to 1990 (bulk 1938-1989). McCoy was interested in both Italian and Mexican architecture as well as the folk art and crafts of Mexico and South America. The collection documents McCoy's career, as well as her family and personal life through biographical material, extensive correspondence, personal and professional writings, project files, Southern California architects' files, clippings and other printed material, a large collection of photographs and slides, and taped interviews of Southern California modern architects.

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Creators:
American Federation of Arts
Dates:
1895-1993
bulk 1909-1969
Size:
79.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.amerfeda
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the American Federation of Arts (AFA) provide researchers with a complete set of documentation focusing on the founding and history of the organization from its inception through the 1960s. The collection measures 79.8 linear feet, and dates from 1895 through 1993, although the bulk of the material falls between 1909 and 1969. Valuable for its coverage of twentieth-century American art history, the collection also provides researchers with fairly comprehensive documentation of the many exhibitions and programs supported and implemented by the AFA to promote and study contemporary American art, both nationally and abroad.

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