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Creators:
Sevruguin, Antoin, 1851-1933
Dates:
Ca. 1900
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 23.9 cm. x 17.8 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"According to the encyclopedia Iranica, Jeanne d'Arc schhool, was one of the two Lazarist French schools of tehran, and "the well-known school for girls to which many of the members of the upper classes sent their daughters, was in operation until the 1979 revolution. In the early 1960s, it had about a thousand pupils in the secondary school and ab...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "Varnish all over the figures. Faces touched up."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "Jean d'Arc School." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 41.10: Tehran. Jean d'Arc School. Girls." [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:
Ca. 1900
Level:
item
Size:
1 glass negative (b&w, 23.8 cm. x 17.9 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

"According to the encyclopedia Iranica, Jeanne d'Arc schhool, was one of the two Lazarist French schools of tehran, and "the well-known school for girls to which many of the members of the upper classes sent their daughters, was in operation until the 1979 revolution. In the early 1960s, it had about a thousand pupils in the secondary school and ab...

- FSg curatorial research specialist remark on Antoin Sevruguin photo manipulation reads, "Red paper around the edges. Varnish."

- Handwritten information on slip of paper (from a 1943-1944 cash book, produced by the Bathni Brothers, Tehran) reads, "31) 32) 33) 34) Jean d'Arc School." [Myron Bement Smith Collection, Subseries 2.1: Islamic Archives History, Collection Information]

- Myron Bement Smith handwritten caption in English reads, "47.P; Box 41.11: Tehran. Jean d'Arc School. Girls." [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:
1880s-1930
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photographic print, b&w, 18 cm. x 24 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- On recto of the print, handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "187."

- On recto of the print, scratched handwritten number (inked, probably by Antoin Sevruguin) reads, "---(?)."

- On verso of the print, handwritten number (penciled) reads, "31.7."

- On verso of the print (lower left corner), original stamp, in French and Persian, reads, "Photographie Sevruguin."

- On verso of the print, Myron Bement Smith caption in English reads, "Persia; Azerbaijan; Ardebil; Mosque - Shrine of Shaikh Ishāk Ṣafī Al-Dīn; Exterior view of tomb chamber, south facade."

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Dates:
1989-2004
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.ybartoma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

(catalogs, When Paradise Arrived, Alternative Museum, New York, 1989; and Utopian Cannibal: Adventures in Reverse Anthropology, Forum for Contemporary Art, St. Louis, Missouri, 2001; exhibition announcements; clippings; artist book, Codex Espangliensis from Columbus to the Border Patrol, Moving Parts Press, Santa Cruz, 1998; announcement and public...

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Creators:
Beal, Gifford, 1879-1956
Dates:
1889-2001
bulk 1900-1954
Size:
7.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bealgiff
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and muralist Gifford Beal measure 7.7 linear feet and date from 1889 to 2001. The bulk of the collection consists of artwork, in addition to correspondence, writings, printed matter, including one scrapbook, pictorial subject files, photographs, and two scrapbooks of photographs of works of art. Artwork is primarily in the form of sketches and seventy-eight sketchbooks in a wide variety of media. Among the loose sketches are twenty-eight oil paintings on wood board or panel, and fourteen large pastel drawings on canvas depicting dancing figures in a romantic style. Artwork by other artists in the collection include prints by Arthur B. Davies, Rockwell Kent, and Denys Wortman.

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Creators:
Christine Burgin Gallery
Dates:
1980-2016
Size:
18 Linear feet
52.28 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.chriburg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of Christine Burgin Gallery, a New York City gallery representing conceptual artists from the United States and Europe, measure 18 linear feet and 52.28 GB, and date from 1980-2016. The collection documents the gallery's activities, projects, and relationships with artists through administrative files and business records, artist files, exhibition files, and client files. Artist files comprise nearly half of the collection and contain correspondence with artists and project files for numerous publications and editions the gallery produced in collaboration with artists. Some material is in born-digital form, including images of artwork and installations, slide shows, document files, as well as audiovisual recordings. The collection also contains two analog video recordings. Files dating from after the gallery's closure include additional correspondence, invoices, and project files.

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Creators:
Sterne, Hedda, 1910-
Dates:
1939-1977
Size:
1.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sterhedd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter Hedda Sterne measure 1.3 linear feet and date from 1939 to 1977. Found within the papers are biographical material; personal and professional correspondence, including extensive correspondence from Sterne's second husband Saul Steinberg, the artist known for his New Yorker drawings; writings; exhibition files; printed material; drawings and 3 sketchbooks; photographs and slides of Sterne, her family, and her work; and originals of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's work Lettre A Leon Werth and 4 drawings Saint-Exupéry sent to Sterne.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1942-1998
Size:
21.6 Cubic feet (consisting of 17 cartons, 2 oversized boxes.)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-027
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of an exhibition exploring the immigration of people of African descent from Central and South America and the Caribbean to the Washington Metropolitan Area. The show was organized and hosted by the Anacostia Museum from August 21, 1994 through August 7, 1995. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit script, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.

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Creators:
Flack, Audrey
Dates:
1950-2009
Size:
15.8 Linear feet
0.897 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.flacaudr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter Audrey Flack measure 15.8 linear feet and 0.897 GB and date from 1950-2009. The collection documents Flack's career as an artist through biographical material, correspondence, extensive project files, writings and notes by Flack and others, exhibition catalogs, news and magazine clippings, other printed and digital material, and scrapbooks. Also found are photographs by Audrey Flack as well as photographs of the artist and works of art.

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Dates:
1813-1953
bulk 1915-1925
Size:
4.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.archamea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily exhibition catalogs for modernist art exhibitions held in New York City during the first two decades of the twentieth century. Also included are catalogs for Boston exhibitions, mainly pre-1900, and a few other locales; exhibition announcements; gallery publications; and other printed material.

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