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Dates:
1957-1969
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.fiscarli
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 11.8 cm. x 8.9 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"Group portrait of two men and three children. The youngest boy is sitting on the chair, frowning at the camera, while the two older boys stand beside and behind him. A young man is accompanied by two older men in the back row of the image. The brick wall of the background wall is covered with a piece of cloth with a small part of the wall visible ...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "The image is a reprint of a photograph that is missing the lower part. Antoin Sevruguin seems to have drawn the missing part on the photograph and then taken a image of the remade photograph. On the negative he puts extra varnish on this spot which would blur...

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 2: unknown." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]

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Dates:
1930-2011
Level:
series
Size:
3 Linear feet (Boxes 1-3)
Collection ID:
AAA.castriva
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material includes address books and contacts, calendars and planners, passports, an oral history transcript conducted by Sharon Zane for the Museum of Modern Art, an interview transcript, high school and college ephemera including exhibition catalogs from the University of Iowa, and a few items relating to Castleman's family consisting...

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Creators:
Thread Waxing Space (Gallery)
Dates:
1980s-2001
bulk 1991-2001
Size:
36.7 Linear feet
3.86 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.threwaxs
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the New York City gallery Thread Waxing Space measure 36.7 linear feet and 3.86 GB and date from 1980s-2001 (bulk 1991-2001). Exhibitions and events held at the gallery are documented through correspondence, artists' bios, printed and digital materials, shipping records, photographic materials, audiovisual materials, and other administrative records. Also found are a handful of artist research files, clippings, and press books.

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Creators:
Kurtz, Charles M. (Charles McMeen), 1855-1909
Dates:
1843-1990
bulk 1884-1909
Size:
27.74 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kurtchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of arts administrator, museum director, collector, dealer, and editor Charles M. Kurtz (1855-1909), measure 27.74 linear feet and date from 1843-1990 (bulk dates 1884-1909). The bulk of the collection consists of detailed chronological correspondence between Kurtz and his wife and family, friends, colleagues, and business associates that documents many notable exhibitions, galleries, museums, private collections, as well as cities, people, and events of the period. Also found in the collection are Kurtz's diaries, scrapbooks, printed materials, and photographs.

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Creators:
Kelly, Gordon Ray, 1924-2018
Dates:
1942-1988
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kellgord
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of portrait painter and art teacher Gordon Kelly measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1942 to 1988. The collection primarily documents Kelly's brief tenure at the Art Students League and his extensive correspondence and collaboration with artist Kenneth Hayes Miller. The papers include correspondence, contracts, writings, artwork, printed material and four photographs.

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Dates:
1960s-2002
Level:
series
Size:
1 Linear foot (Boxes 3-4, 6-7, OV 8)
Collection ID:
AAA.ojednaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed and broadcast materials consist of booklets, clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, flyers, magazines and newspapers, posters, and press releases that feature Ojeda and his artwork. Ojeda's illustrations for The Washington Post Book World section, the Washington Review, and other publications are also in this series. Three video ...

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1900-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 17.6 cm. x 23.8 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"He is Muzaffar al-Din Shah's son and was appointed as the governor of Kermanshah in 1897. He was later removed from his post as the governor of Kermanshah due to people's dissatisfaction with his rule. Salar al-Dawla was later appointed to the government of Zanjan, Khuzestan, Bakhtiari and Brujird. After an unsuccessful coup against his brother - ...

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "69."

- Scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "601."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 36.11: Shah." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1920s
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 17.7 cm. x 12.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The photo depicts the building of Nazmiyya (Police headquarters) in Maydan-I Sipah or Maydan-I Tupkhana in its background. The new structure of police headquarter was built around 1880, a few years after Antoine de Montfort - along with a delegation of 14 other austrian officers - arrived in Iran with the mission to establish the new police force ...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "Two thin lines on the bottom and the right side of the negative. The two sides are intentionally broken."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 17.4: Bldgs." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1880-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 12.9 cm. x 18 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The image is a copy print." [Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives, Curatorial Research Assistant]

- Handwritten information on slip of paper reads, "Isfahan, Madrasa Madar-i Shah. Cupola with scaffolding for repairs started by the Russians during partition." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 53.9: Isfahan, Madrasa, Madar-i Shah. Cupola with scaffolding for repairs (182)." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information; Box 60; Folder 44: 47 P: Antoine Sevruguin, glass negatives, Iran]