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file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 481
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
Freyer, Bryna
Dates:
1953 March 1
Size:
1 Photographic Print (b&w, 23.5 x 17.8 cm)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2014-006
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographic print of Eliot Elisofon accepting an award on March 1, 1953 from Modern Photography for "Outstanding Color Photography" in the film Moulin Rouge.

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Digitized Content Discusses the early exhibitions, trustees, acquisitions and gifts, modern art, S. Dillon Ripley's efforts to persuade Hirshhorn to choose Washington, D.C., and the Smithsonian to house his collection; and life in Washington, D.C., including: the Jesus Raphael Soto retrospective and Elie Nadelman exhibition in 1975;George Heard Hamilton, an early trustee of the Hirshhorn; Lerner's thoughts on selling or deaccessioning pieces from the collection; the variety of exhibitions shown at the Hirshhorn; curator Charles W. Millard, III, and his influence on Hirshhorn exhibitions and acquisitions; the Saul Steinberg, David Levine, David Hockney, and Josef Albers exhibitions; commemoration of the Josef Albers Learning Never Ends stamp, in 1980; the Brancusi as Photographer, The Fifties: Aspects of Painting in New York, and the Edwin Dickinson: Selected Landscapes exhibitions; the site for the National Gallery Sculpture Garden and Lerner's thoughts on the design of the Hirshhorn Sculpture Garden; the modern collection of the National Gallery of Art and other museums; a list of acquisitions to the collection and reminiscences about artists and donors; the work of the artist Gregory Gillespie; Lerner's views on contemporary painting and exhibiting the work of younger artists; reflections on the first Directions exhibit series; his opinions of art after Abstract Expressionism; reminiscences of Joshua Taylor of the National Collection of Fine Arts (now the Smithsonian American Art Museum); Marvin Sadik of the National Portrait Gallery; Lisa Suter Taylor from the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum; Laughlin Philips of the Philips Gallery; collector David Lloyd Kreeger, and Congressman Sidney R. Yates; social life in Washington, including dinners with ambassadors and cultural attachs; scouting various locations and offers to house the collection outside the United States in Italy, London, Israel, and Canada; S. Dillon Ripley and Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson's role in securing the Hirshhorn collection for the Smithsonian; reminiscences of S. Dillon Ripley, Mary Livingston Ripley and family; reminiscences of other acquaintances in Washington; and the design of the logo for the museum.
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Collection ID:
Record Unit 9600
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Creators:
Perls Galleries
Dates:
1937-1997
Size:
79.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.perlgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Perls Galleries measure 79.6 linear feet and date from 1937 to 1997. Founded by Klaus Perls in 1937 and operating until 1997, the gallery dealt primarily in modern French art and the artwork of Alexander Calder. Found within the records are extensive correspondence (circa 44 linear feet) with artists, dealers, galleries, museums, and collectors; photographs and negatives of inventory and other artwork; exhibition files, scattered financial records; and exhibition catalogs and clippings.

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Creators:
Magasins Modernes
Dates:
[ca. 1905]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Translated caption reads: ''Scenes and Characters - MOROCCO - Gold lace embroiderers. Craftsmen sitting in a shop with their tools, coffee table with teapot and glass in the foreground.

Additional printed text on recto reads: "Edit spéciale des Magasins Modernes."

Items EEPA MR-04-01, EEPA MR-04-02 and EEPA MR-04-03 are duplicate postcards.

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Creators:
Magasins Modernes
Dates:
[ca. 1905]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Translated caption reads: ''Scenes and Characters - MOROCCO - Gold lace embroiderers. Craftsmen sitting in a shop with their tools, coffee table with teapot and glass in the foreground.

Additional printed text on recto reads: "Edit spéciale des Magasins Modernes."

Items EEPA MR-04-01, EEPA MR-04-02 and EEPA MR-04-03 are duplicate postcards.

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Creators:
Magasins Modernes
Dates:
[ca. 1905]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 14 x 9 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Translated caption reads: ''Scenes and Characters - MOROCCO - Gold lace embroiderers. Craftsmen sitting in a shop with their tools, coffee table with teapot and glass in the foreground.

Additional printed text on recto reads: "Edit spéciale des Magasins Modernes."

Items EEPA MR-04-01, EEPA MR-04-02 and EEPA MR-04-03 are duplicate postcards.

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Creators:
Magasins Modernes
Dates:
[ca. 1905]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Translated caption reads: ''CASABLANCA - General overview."

Additional printed text on recto reads: "Edit spéciale des Magasins Modernes."

Items EEPA MR-06-01, EEPA MR-06-02 and EEPA MR-06-03 are duplicate postcards.

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Creators:
Magasins Modernes
Dates:
[ca. 1905]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Translated caption reads: ''CASABLANCA - General overview."

Additional printed text on recto reads: "Edit spéciale des Magasins Modernes."

Items EEPA MR-06-01, EEPA MR-06-02 and EEPA MR-06-03 are duplicate postcards.

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Creators:
Magasins Modernes
Dates:
[ca. 1905]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-014
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Translated caption reads: ''CASABLANCA - General overview."

Additional printed text on recto reads: "Edit spéciale des Magasins Modernes."

Items EEPA MR-06-01, EEPA MR-06-02 and EEPA MR-06-03 are duplicate postcards.

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