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Creators:
Bothwell, Dorr
Dates:
1900-2006
Size:
10.6 Linear feet
1.72 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.bothdorr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of California painter, printmaker, and art instructor Dorr Bothwell date from 1900-2006, and measure 10.6 linear feet and 1.72 GB. Found within the papers are biographical material, correspondence, personal business records, notes and writings, five diaries, art work and 19 sketchbooks, three scrapbooks, printed material, and print and digital photographs.

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Dates:
1926-1997
Level:
series
Size:
8.75 Linear feet (Boxes 1-9, 22)
Collection ID:
AAA.groschai
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Gross's personal and professional correspondence constitutes a rich and substantive record of all aspects of his career and is with family members; friends and colleagues including many artists, architects, writers, and scholars; galleries, museums and other art institutions; synagogues and multiple Jewish philanthropic organizations; publishers; a...

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Creators:
Hemphill, Herbert Waide
Dates:
1776-1998
bulk 1876-1998
Size:
26.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hempherb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of folk art collector and museum curator Herbert Waide Hemphill date from 1776-1998, bulk 1876-1998, and measure 26.7 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical materials, personal business records, files documenting his collecting, writings, art work, minutes of meetings, a scrapbook, printed material including exhibition and auction announcements and catalogs, and miscellaneous artifacts. The collection also contains numerous photographs of Hemphill, family members, his residences, friends and colleagues, exhibitions, travel, and art work. Sound and video recordings include interviews of Hemphill.

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1902-1905
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 23.6 cm. x 17.7 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo condition reads, "The glass negative is broken with portions of both upper corners missing."

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "818."

- Scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "732."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 38.8: (P) [black-and-white print on hand]. Fars; Persepolis (Takht-i Jamshid). Reliefs + Columns (chipped)." [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:
1880-1920s
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 12.6 cm. x 8.6 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"The image is a family portrait in Sevruguin's studio. The family is posed in front of a railing - supposedly marble railings - and a half-drawn curtain. The background is of an open garden. The studio props - though inconsistent with an overall impression - give the illusion of the photo being taken in front of a window, overlooking a grand garden...

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 1.20: Iran - a family." [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:
Hammersley, Frederick, 1919-2009
Dates:
circa 1860-2009
bulk 1940-2009
Size:
34.75 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hammfred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Los Angeles Abstract Classicist painter and educator Frederick Hammersley measure 34.75 linear feet and date from circa 1860-2009, bulk 1940-2009. The papers contain biographical materials, 32 diaries, family and professional correspondence, personal business and financial records, estate records, writings, graphic design projects, teaching files, printed materials, scrapbooks, photographs, and works of art.

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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
1902-1905
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 23.4 cm. x 17.8 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo condition reads, "The glass negative is broken with portions of the upper right corner missing."

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "171."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 38.10: (P) [black-and-white print on hand]. Fars; Naksh-i Rustam. Relief (chipped)." [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, 17.9 cm. x 23.8 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"Shaykh Abu'l-Fath Ishaq, known as Safi al-Din Ardabili (b. 1252/3), is the eponymous founder of the Safawiyya order of Sufiism and is hence considered the founder of the Safavid Dynasty. Upon his death in 1334, he was buried in a tomb tower adjoining his khanqah outside the city walls of Ardabil. His burial site became a center of pilgrimage soon ...

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "274."

- Handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "1035."

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 36.8: Azerbaijan. Ardebil. Shrine of Shaikh Safi-al Din. Mihrab." [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:
Zimmerman, Elyn, 1945-
Dates:
1969-2017
Size:
28.5 Linear feet
0.223 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.zimmelyn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor and site-specific installation artist Elyn Zimmerman measure 28.5 linear feet and 0.223 gigabytes, and date from 1969-2017. The collection documents the artist's life and work through correspondence, writings, project and commission files, exhibition files, teaching files, and printed material. Project and commission files comprise the majority of the collection at 18.2 linear feet and comprehensively document dozens of Zimmerman's site-specific sculptural projects and proposals for public and private sites across the United States and internationally. Items include correspondence, contracts, photographs, models, blueprints, and original sketches and drawings. The papers include a small number of born digital records, including digital images of projects, construction sites, and floorplans, as well as PowerPoint presentations.

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Creators:
Attie, Dotty, 1938-
Dates:
circa 1950s-2014
Size:
2.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.attidott
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York City painter and printmaker Dotty Attie measure 2.5 linear feet and date from circa 1950s to 2014. Her papers include scattered biographical material, professional files, notes, personal business records, photographs, artwork, and 12 sketchbooks.

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