Francis Davis Millet letters to Miss Ward and Ticknor
Two letters to Miss Ward, one written while on board a sailing yacht, the Winsome, Aug. 23, in which Millet recommends "Mr. Lippincott who has taken charge of the Academy painting class" as a teacher; the second regarding an exhibition, March 13; and two letters to [George] Ticknor, making plans to meet …
Richard McDermott Miller papers
The papers of sculptor Richard McDermott Miller measure 3.4 linear feet and date from 1962 to 2001. The papers document his work as an artist and teacher in New York City through biographical material, financial and business records, writings, subject files, and correspondence. His personal records about the National Academy of Design, of which he was an active member and president, are included.
Robert Kushner papers
The papers of the artist Robert Kushner measure 4.6 linear feet and date from 1967 to 2011. The collection documents primarily the early career of Robert Kushner through performance videos and other media artworks, correspondence, notes, lab records, inventories, an exhibition proposal, and subject files regarding critic Amy Goldin.
Harry Wickey papers
Society of American Etchers
Letters, printed material, photographs, writings, and two etchings.
Peter Barnet research material on Will Barnet
Letters to Peter Barnet in response to his request for information on his father, painter, printmaker and instructor Will Barnet (b. 1911) for use in Barnet's dissertation "Will Barnet: Artist and Teacher." Among of the correspondents are Cameron Booth, Worden Day, Clement Greenberg, Robert Beverly Hale, Dorothy Miller, George L.K. Morris …
Oral history interview with Lawrence Fane
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recording, analog)
Sound recordings and an unedited transcript of an interview of Fane conducted by art historian Albert Boime, preparatory to an essay written by Boime for the exhibition catalog, "Lawrence Fane - Recent Sculpture," held April 27-May 22, 1982 at the Marilyn Pearl Gallery; the catalog is included.
Joseph Kaplan papers
The papers of the painter, photographer, printmaker, and teacher Joseph Kaplan measure 4.8 linear feet and date from 1915-1977. The bulk of the collection consists of printed material, specifically exhibition catalogs. Also found are a large number of photographs taken of and by Kaplan. The papers also include biographical material, correspondence, personal business records, and artwork. There is a 0.3 linear foot unprocessed addition to this collection donated in 2021 that includes travel slides taken in Mexico and Provincetown, Massachusetts by Joseph Kaplan, circa 1940-1950, and a photograph of Kaplan by Arnold Newman, circa 1950.
Oral history interview with William Underhill
Carney, Margaret, 1949-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
An interview of William Underhill conducted 2002 June 8, by Margaret Carney, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Wellsville, N.Y.
Oral history interview with Hugh Mesibov
McElhinney, James Lancel, 1952-
80 Pages (Transcript)
An interview with Hugh Mesibov conducted 2012 Dec. 4, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, at Mesibov's home and studio, in Chestnut Ridge, N.Y. Mesibov speaks of growing up in Philadelphia; working as a shipfitter at Cramp's Shipyard; his time working with the graphic arts division of the WPA …
Irving Ramsay Wiles papers
Writings, photographs, letters, and printed material and address books relating to Irving Ramsey Wiles.