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Creators:
Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation
Dates:
1935-1939
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel (155 frames))
Collection ID:
AAA.solor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings and other printed material relating to Solomon R. Guggenheim and his collection of non-objective art. Topics include: the exhibitions of the collection at the Gibbes Art Gallery, Charleston, S.C., 1936 and 1938, Philadelphia Art Alliance, 1937, and the Baltimore Museum of Art, 1939; the formation of the Sol...

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Creators:
Solomon, Alan R., 1920-1970
Dates:
1907-1970
bulk 1944-1970
Size:
9.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.soloalan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York art historian, museum director, curator, writer, and educator, Alan R. Solomon, measure 9.9 linear feet and date from 1907-1970, with the bulk of the material dating from 1944-1970. Through biographical material, correspondence, interview transcripts, writings and notes, teaching and study files, subject files, exhibition files, business records, printed material, and photographs, the collection documents Solomon's education, his early teaching appointments at Cornell University, and his subsequent direction of many diverse curatorial and research projects relating to contemporary American art, particularly the transition from Abstract Expressionism to later modern movements, and the thriving New York City art scene.

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Creators:
Von Brockdorff, Louise Medbery
Dates:
[ca. 1905-1920]
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vonbroc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

18 notebooks and ca. 100 loose pages of writings, some with sketches. Also included is a pencil sketch of von Brockdorff.

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Creators:
Vaux, Roberts, 1786-1836
Dates:
1811-1833
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.vauxrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Roberts Vaux, 1811-1833, from William Dillwyn, Samuel Emlen, Joseph Delaplaine, John F. Watson, Henry Inman, and G. Gibbon, relating to paintings by Benjamin West, paintings by Sully, etc.

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Creators:
Venable, John W.
Dates:
1840-1842
Size:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.venajohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A journal including an account of Venable's travels through Virginia and Maryland seeking work as a miniaturist portrait painter, penciled drafts of three letters, a list of Latin and French phrases translated into English, and poetry. Three newspaper clippings are also included.

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Creators:
Verner, Elizabeth O'Neill, 1883-1979
Dates:
1961 Nov. 22
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.verneliz
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Verner writes to her cousin Clara Verner about becoming a "professional artist."

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Vedder, Elihu, 1836-1923
Dates:
1857-1918
Size:
7 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.veddelihu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Miscellaneous letters, notes, and clippings compiled by Robert Lewis regarding Elihu Vedder including a letter from "Charlotte" to "Sadie," 1918, concerning a picture sent by Vedder from his studio in Rome [possibly a portrait of Levi Vedder]; an undated note from Sarah L. Gaith [?], niece of Laura Vedder Willard, "All I know about the portrait of ...

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Creators:
Vedder, Elihu, 1836-1923
Dates:
1870-1880 and [undated]
Size:
3 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.veddelil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter to "Ticknor," regarding a social engagement; a letter to Mr. Drake thanking him and Scribner and Co. for "the present," March 15, 1880; and a letter to Mrs. Conway asking for the address of a Mr. Eaton, September 2, 1870.

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Creators:
Venturi, Robert
Dates:
1967 Jan. 3
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.ventrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Architect Robert Venturi writes to Professor Naomi Miller at Boston University regarding Miller's review of Venturi's book for the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians "to tell you how very much I enjoyed and appreciated it." He discusses the controversy surrounding the book and his belief that his work has a "peculiarly abrasive effe...

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Creators:
Vassos, John, 1898-1985
Dates:
1915-1989
Size:
18.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vassjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of designer, illustrator, and muralist John Vassos measure 18.7 linear feet and date from 1915 to 1989. The papers include biographical materials, personal and professional correspondence, writings and writing project files, Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) files, Radio Corporation of American (RCA) files, Silvermine Guild of Artists files, general professional and committee files, printed materials, four scrapbooks, photographic materials, and artwork.

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