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Creators:
Sharf, Frederic Alan
Dates:
1956
Size:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sharfred
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Shaw, Horatio W., 1847-1918
Dates:
1880-1975
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((41 items on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.shawhora
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Thirty letters written by Shaw while studying with Thomas Eakins at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts to his wife Susan; some from Kid Stephens, R. Swain Gifford, C. Few Seiss, Thomas Anshutz, and [James E.?] Kelly; two articles about Shaw by his nephew Wilfred B. Shaw; exhibition catalogs, including one from a retrospective show of Shaw's work...

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Dates:
1944-1987
Level:
series
Size:
0.2 Linear feet (Box 1)
Collection ID:
AAA.conahowa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence is primarily with friends and fellow art colleagues. There are letters from James Brooks, Helen Frankenthaler, Philip Guston, Duane Hanson, Thomas Hess, Thomas Hoving, Sidney Janis, Philip Johnson, Allan Kaprow, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Sol LeWitt, Robert Motherwell, Ad Reinhardt, Larry Rivers, Mark Rothko, John Russell, Ben Shahn, Eve Sonne...

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Dates:
1938-1996
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 7-10, 28; 2.5 linear feet)
Collection ID:
AAA.hempherb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Notes and writings include a card files of artists and notes on many folk artists including Miles Carpenter, Raymond Coins, Rev. Howard Finster, Mattie Lou O'Kelley, Royal Robertson, Veronica Terrillion, Mose Tolliver, and Bill Traylor. Also found are lists of artists, patrons, and art work, miscellaneous notes, minutes of meetings, reports and num...

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Creators:
Adams, Mary E., 1920-
Dates:
1954-1957
Size:
8 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.adammary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Wilhelm Reinhold Valentiner, the first director of the Getty Museum, to his assistant, Mary E. Adams. Five letters from 1954 regard the opening of the museum; the remainder were written while Valentiner was director at the North Carolina Museum of Art. Included are typescripts of the letters.

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Dates:
1942-1945
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.watsforb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The "Art for Bonds" exhibition promoted the sale of war bonds during World War II. Found are letters of correspondence, litsts of works of art and of patrons, notes, press releases, writings, and printed materials. Typescripts of Watson's letters to his wife describe his activities in Paris while he organized the "Art for Bonds."

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Creators:
Benhaim, Hermine
Dates:
1945-1966
Size:
7 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.benhherm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Benhaim's paper on Howard Putzel, "Howard Putzel and the Beginnings of Abstract Expressionism," written for a Modern Art Seminar at New York University. Also included are letters to Benhaim, 1966, about Putzel from Joseph Allen, Peggy Guggenheim, Kenneth MacPherson and Gordon Onslow-Ford; and a typescript and a clipping of reviews of the exhibition...

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Dates:
1943-1945
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.watsforb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Found are correspondence, a typescript for a radio talk, writings and lectures, reports, printed materials, and photographs. Photographs include those of Henry Morgenthau, Forbes Watson and Eleanor Roosevelt at exhibitions as well as exhibition photographs from New York City, Buffalo, Detroit, Chicago, Minneapolis, Portland, Los Angeles, and Denver...

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Dates:
1840-1967
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 6-9, 15, OV 21; 2.8 linear feet)
Collection ID:
AAA.watsforb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Artist/Patron Files contain reference material including notes, typescripts, scattered art work, printed material including exhibition catalogs, and photographs concerning painters, sculptors, photographers, dancers, composers, authors, art collectors, art dealers, and museum administrators. Many files include notable portrait photographs and o...

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Dates:
circa 1940-1960
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.sargf
Repository:
Archives of American Art