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Creators:
Herskovic, Thomas
Dates:
1991-1992
c1991-1992
Size:
7 Items (video cassettes (VHS) (ca. 3 hrs.), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.hersthom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Documentaries about American abstract expressionists, produced and directed by Thomas Herskovic, and edited by Marika Herskovic; one is an interview of Ibram Lassaw conducted by Fred Licht. Each of the artists participated in the 1951 exhibition in New York, "The 9th Street Show" (May 21- June 10, 1951 at 60 E. 9th St.), organized and juried by the...

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Creators:
Soyer, Moses, 1899-1974
Dates:
[undated]
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.soyemosl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter to Herbert S. Schimmel on the subject of the avant-garde and critics, in which Soyer points out that the materials of the Abstract Expressionists are so perishable that the art may not stand the test of time. He recalls the unembellished beauty of unframed and unstretched paintings by Rembrandt, Corot, and Van Gogh, and asks how the canvasse...

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Creators:
Kaldis, Aristodimos, 1899-1979
Dates:
1941-1965
Size:
58 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.kaldaris
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, photographs, clippings, and exhibition catalogs.

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Creators:
Sills, Thomas, 1914-
Dates:
1955-1968
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (100 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.sillthom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection of the papers of African American painter Thomas A. Sills contains correspondence, exhibition catalogs, exhibition announcements, clippings, and miscellany.

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Creators:
Baziotes, William, 1912-1963
Dates:
1933
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (2 volumes on partial microfilm reel1)
Collection ID:
AAA.baziwills
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed William Baziotes sketchbooks consist of two hard-cover sketchbooks dating from circa 1933. One (auction no. 90.5) contains 42 single-sided drawings and 26 double-sided drawings, in both pencil and pen and ink. The second (no. 115.5) contains 71 single-sided drawings and 26 double-sided drawings, all in pencil except for one charcoal...

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Creators:
Monroe, Arthur
Dates:
circa 1950-2010
Size:
24.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.monrarth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American abstract expressionist painter, arts administrator, and educator, Arthur Monroe, measure 24.3 linear feet and date from circa 1950-2010. Included are files for conferences and organizations Monroe was involved with including the Oakland Museum, the African Festival of Art and Culture and others; teaching files; unpubl...

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Creators:
Second Half Pub. Co.
Dates:
1958-1965
Size:
6 Volumes (ill., 27-29 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.secohalf
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Briggs, Ernest, 1923-
Dates:
circa 1900-2013
bulk 1940-1984
Size:
2.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.brigerne
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter Ernest Briggs measure 2.4 linear feet and date from circa 1900-2013, bulk 1940-1983. The collection documents the life and career of this second generation abstract expressionist through biographical material; correspondence with artists and critics; writings and five diaries that chronicle the changing art world from 1950s-1970s; personal business records; printed material; and a significant amount of photographic material documenting the artist and his work.

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Creators:
Gechtoff, Sonia, 1926-2018
Dates:
1950-1980
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gechsoni
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of abstract expressionist painter Sonia Gechtoff measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1950 to 1980. The scattered papers include artwork, biographical material, correspondence, personal business records, photographs, printed material, and writings by Gechtoff.

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Creators:
Bodin, Paul, 1910-1994
Dates:
1932-1981
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bodipaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The collection measures 0.2 linear feet, dates from 1932 to 1981 (bulk dates 1932-1963), and primarily documents the friendship of painter Paul Bodin with abstract expressionist painter Adolph Gottlieb. Found within the papers are letters from Gottlieb; printed material; and photographs of Bodin's art work.

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