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Creators:
Pettengill, Ray W.
Dates:
1921 Aug. 25
Size:
2 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.pettray
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter from Charles J. Connick to Ray W. Pettingill [Pettengill] with a photograph of "The Window" by Connick designed for the Dobbs Ferry School, 1921 August 25.

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Creators:
Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969
Dates:
1940-1968
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gropwals
Repository:
Archives of American Art

36 slides (ca. 1940-1968) of Walter and Ise Gropius, their home in Lincoln, Mass., and their art collection.

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Creators:
Zimmerman, Harold K., 1905-1941
Dates:
l930-1954
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on one microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.zimmharo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An etching by Zimmerman; photographs of Zimmerman, his wife, Spanish gypsies used as models, and of artwork by Zimmerman and Hyman Bloom; and newspaper clippings, 1933. Other material includes sympathy letters received by Mrs. Zimmerman after Harold Zimmerman's death in 1941; letters referring to sales of artwork and a possible exhibition of Zimmer...

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item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Museums
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Cleff, Bernie, b. 1927
Dates:
1975-1976
Size:
0.5 Linear feet ((ca. 1300 photonegatives))
Collection ID:
SAAM.Photo.CLE
Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center

The collection is comprised of approximately 1,300 photonegatives taken by noted Philadelphia photographer Bernie Cleff (b. 1927) documenting the work of American sculptor Daniel Chester French.

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Sachs, Paul J. (Paul Joseph), 1878-1965
Dates:
1954 Nov. 11
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.sachpaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Sachs writes to thank Wick for the favorable review of his book [presumably Modern Prints and Drawings; a Guide to a Better Understanding of Modern Draughtsmanship (1954)], which Wick delivered on a radio broadcast. Sachs tells him "You give me courage to push to completion two other books on which I have been at work for a long time."

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Thompson, Daniel V. (Daniel Varney), 1902-1980
Dates:
1925-1961
Size:
3 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.thomdanv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Thompson to "Edie," his sister-in-law, Edith Simonds (Moore), regarding art work and techniques. The 1925 letter is written from Lachow, China while on an expedition with the Fogg Art Museum. Thompson describes a painting technique for wook-block he saw used which he recommends instead of printers' ink. In his Jan. 13, 1926 letter from...

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Creators:
Ackerman, James S., 1919-2016
Dates:
circa 1942-2011
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ackejame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Teaching material, correspondence, writings, and photographs.

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1965
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

"Due to a shared cultural background, common social and economic conditions and inherited building materials and techniques, slight variations distinguish the character of the majority of villages in the various regions of Egypt (Nubian villages in the south are an exception). The main vernacular types of building found in rural areas are houses of...

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Creators:
Rosenblum, Walter, 1919-2006
Dates:
ca. 1945-1976
Size:
38.7 Linear feet ((7,396 negatives, with black-and-white study prints))
Collection ID:
SAAM.Photo.ROS
Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center

The Walter Rosenblum Collection is comprised of 7,396 silver gelatin negatives taken by noted photographer Walter Rosenblum (1919-2006) for New York art galleries, collectors and artists between 1945 and 1976. The collection reflects the art of his time and is particularly strong in American and European avant-garde, surreal and abstract works.

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