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Dates:
circa 1920s-circa 1960s
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.liebdoro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Artwork by Liebes consists of designs, feather weavings, a small hooked composition, a tapestry sample, and textiles. Textile samples produced by the Dorothy Liebes Studio, as well as some that may have been mass produced based on designs by Liebes, can be found in Series 8: Samples. Also found is a series of painted sketches which appear to be ear...

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Creators:
Tompkins, May Peterson
Tompkins, George
Wood, William James
Lampert, Golden S. Dr.
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes a worksheet, survey plans, garden tour script (2002), and magazine article.

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Creators:
Peri, Eve, 1897-1966
Dates:
circa 1900-1996, bulk 1939-1966
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.perieve
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and embroidery artist Eve Peri measure 0.6 linear feet and date from circa 1900 to 1996 with the bulk of materials dating from 1939 to 1966. The papers are scattered and include biographical materials, travel documents, correspondence, financial records, printed material, designs for embroidered clothing, and photographs.

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Creators:
Hicks, Sheila, 1934-
Lévi-Strauss, Monique
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2004 February 3-March 11
Size:
75 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hicks04feb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Sheila Hicks conducted 2004 February 3-March 11, by Monique Levi-Strauss, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Paris, France.

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Dates:
1942-circa 1970
Level:
series
Size:
1.1 Linear feet (Box 18-20, 22-23)
Collection ID:
AAA.stockbob
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Artworks by Kay Sekimachi include pencil and watercolor sketches of Tanforan Assembly Center, designs for garments, fabrics, and tapestries, and a sketch of an exhibition announcement. Weaving portfolios contain finished examples of Kay's textile designs and patterns. Also found is a sketch, likely by Roy Leeper.

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Creators:
Walker, Blanche
Cornwall, Wiliam
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes worksheets and photographs of the property undergoing renovation.

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Creators:
Hamelecourt, Juliette Elkon
Dates:
1911-2000
bulk 1940s-2000
Size:
3.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hamejuli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Juliette Elkon Hamelecourt papers measure 3.1 linear feet and date from 1911-2000, with the bulk of the records dating from 1940s-2000. The papers document Hamelecourt's career through resumes, personal business records, and writings, as well as general correspondence, printed material, scrapbooks, and photographs. The collection also contains a series of interviews conducted by Hamelecourt with artists at the Chelsea Hotel in New York.

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Creators:
Guermonprez, Trude, 1910-1976
Dates:
1950-1976
Size:
3 Boxes
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.1993-121-118
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

This archive includes interesting documents related to Trude Guermonprez's life and work as a weaver. The archives are especially related to the designer's work for her major clients, like Holland America Line and Owens Corning Fiberglass; other pieces in this archive are related to Guermonprez's work for custom curtains made for major synagogues and her designs, interior fabrics, screens and rugs realized in conjunction with J.P. Oud, Architects Associated, New York; Eric Mendelsohn, Warren Callister, etc. The correspondence and the photographs in this collection provide insight into the designer's private life. Included in this collection are press articles, brochures, correspondence, postcards, photographs, color slides, notebooks, textiles, and textile wood patterns.

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Dates:
1920-circa 1971
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.liebdoro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This subseries includes notes, drafts, and manuscripts of published and unpublished articles and short writings; notes, drafts and the manuscript for an unpublished autobiography; and an outline, notes and partial draft of an unpublished book, with the working title "Design and Weave" which Liebes worked on intermittently from the 1950s on. Draft...

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Creators:
Van Poole, G.M., Dr.
Van Poole, G.M., Mrs., Dr.
Trexler, Eva Rose Mrs.
Wood, Hart
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Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAG.GCA
Repository:
Archives of American Gardens

The folder includes a worksheet, a garden plan, and narrative histories/descriptions of the garden (1983), Historic Resources Inventory, and copies of articles.

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