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Creators:
Pasadena Art Museum
Dates:
1959-1963
Size:
3 Items (microfilm reels and 3 sound cassettes)
Collection ID:
AAA.pasaart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records relating to the Pasadena Museum of Art's exhibition "Marcel Duchamp," held Oct. 8-Nov. 3, 1963. Included are correspondence with Duchamp, work sheets, texts and layouts, catalog raisonne, loan agreements, printed matter, guest lists, shipping file, photographs, fact sheets, and clippings and untranscribed interviews.

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Creators:
Baxter Art Gallery
Dates:
1962-1997
Size:
17 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.baxtart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Baxter Art Gallery measure 17 linear feet and date from 1962 to 1997. The collection documents the activities of the gallery founded by Professor David Smith in 1971 on the campus of the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, California. Documentation includes administrative records, business correspondence, programs and events, exhibition files, and printed material, as well as three films by artist Lillian Schwartz shown at the gallery. The bulk of the collection (9.7 linear feet) consists of Exhibition Files, which document nearly every exhibition held at the gallery from 1971 to 1985. Of note are detailed records regarding "25 Years of Space Photography," the last exhibition held at Baxter Art Gallery in 1985 which toured internationally through 1997. Also included are records of the Pasadena Gallery of Contemporary Arts, which was founded by former director Jay Belloli after Baxter Art Gallery closed.

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Creators:
Hansen, Ejnar, 1884-1965
Dates:
1904-1984
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hansejna
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; correspondence (1.5 ft.), 1904-1974, including letters between Ejnar and his wife Helga, and from their son Jorgen, Christmas cards, correspondence with artists, friends, galleries, museums and universities regarding shows and the Southern California art scene, including letters from Jarvis Barlow, Nelbert Chouinard and Francis d...

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Creators:
Apostol, Jane
Dates:
1969-1985
Size:
14 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.aposjane
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two letters from Millard Sheets, 1985, discussing his frescoes at South Pasadena High School which he painted in 1934; and exhibition announcements from the Baxter Art Gallery (9) and the Pasadena Art Museum (3), 1969-1977.

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Creators:
Moore, Eudorah M.
Dates:
1964-1966
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mooreudo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

38 scrapbook pages containing articles and photographs about Eudorah Moore's exhibitions of California Design. Also included is a small collection of letters and articles relating to home design and craft, and some of Moore's work for the National Crafts Planning Project.

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Creators:
Pashgian, Helen, 1934-
Drohojowska-Philp, Hunter
Dates:
2012 July 11
Size:
83 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.pashgi12
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Helen Pashgian conducted 2012 July 11, by Hunter Drohojowska-Philp, for the Archives of American Art, at Pashgian's studio, in Pasadena, California.

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Creators:
De Erdely, Francis, 1904-1959
Dates:
1925-1968
Size:
3.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.deerfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

De Erdely's handwritten autobiography, in Hungarian with a typed English translation, describing his years as an art student at the National Academy of Arts, Budapest, from 1919 to 1924; 15 scrapbooks, 1925-1968, containing clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, award certificates, 2 photographs of de Erdely in his studio, ca. 1929, de E...

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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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Creators:
Langsner, Jules, 1911-1967
Dates:
circa 1910s-1998
bulk 1950-1967
Size:
4.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.langjule
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of southern California contemporary art curator, critic, and historian Jules Langsner measure 4.4 linear feet and date from circa 1910s-1998, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1950-1967. Found within the papers are biographical material; correspondence with family, friends, and colleagues; writings normal="1941"> travel, and works of art; and audio recordings of Langsner's lectures and eulogies given at his funeral.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Howard
Dates:
[ca. 1945-1977]
Size:
0.8 Linear feet ((microfilmed on 3 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.warshowa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; biographical data; writings; sketchbooks; sketches; teaching material; business records; exhibition catalogs and announcements; and miscellaneous material.

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