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Creators:
Marianetti, Louise E., 1916-2009
Dates:
1913-1960
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mariloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Louise E. Marianetti measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1913 to 1960. Included are five illustrated letters from Marianetti to her brother Caesar, 1942; notes from her art studies, particularly about materials and the methods of William C. Palmer; published instructional manuals for drawing, painting in watercolor, preparing canvas...

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Creators:
Frazer, Samuel Wilson, 1866-1954
Dates:
[circa 1880-1980]
Size:
2.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.frazsamu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical information; correspondence; manuscript and notes for Frazer's book on air-brush techniques, Treatise on the Air Brush (1915); inventory of work; photographs of Frazer and of his work; orders for portraits; financial records, ca. 1933-ca. 1955; exhibition notices; brochures for the Scott Carbee School of Art, Boston; a work of art; and...

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Creators:
Meierhans, Joseph, b. 1890
Dates:
1924-1969
Size:
105 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.meiejose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters; addresses; notes; a transcript; photographs; clippings; annoucements; and articles.

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Creators:
Chaet, Bernard
Dates:
circa 1944-2012
Size:
8.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.chaebern
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and teacher, Bernard Chaet (1924-2012), measure 8.1 linear feet and date from circa 1944-2012. Included is biographical material, correspondence, writings, photographs, works of art and printed material.

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Creators:
Fisher, Jonathan, 1768-1847
Dates:
[undated] / [by Jonathan Fisher]
Size:
16 Items (p. (on 9 frames of microfilm))
Collection ID:
AAA.fishjona
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Treatise discussing materials, colors, techniques, and "receipts for those who paint in water colors." In addition, sketches begin an unfinished section on "Sketching." Hogarth's ANALYSIS OF BEAUTY is quoted.

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Creators:
Christo, 1935-
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1973 August 28-30
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (5 in.)
24 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.christ73
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Christo conducted 1973 August 28-30, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Christo speaks of his childhood in Bulgaria; his studies at the Fine Arts Academy in Sofia, and the Vienna Fine Arts Academy in Austria; his interest in the theater and films; working as a portrait painter; Leo Castelli's legal assistance; his "...

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Creators:
Chillman, James, 1891-
Dates:
1932-1950
Size:
2 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.chiljame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, 1932-1944; printed material; and scripts, 1939-1950, for radio shows, "Look and Listen", 1939-1944, "Art Techniques", 1943-1944, "The Heathers in Houston", 1944, and "Art is Fun", 1949-1950, in which interviews are conducted with various authorities on art.

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Creators:
Daphnis, Nassos, 1914-2010
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994
Dates:
1964 September 6
Size:
19 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.daphni64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Nassos Daphnis conducted 1964 September 6 by Dorothy Seckler for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Yunkers, Adja, 1900-1983
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1969 December 9
Size:
50 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.yunker69
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Adja Yunkers conducted 1969 December 9, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Porter, Rufus, 1792-1884
Dates:
1825-1846
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.portrufu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two essays by Porter, "A Select Collection of Valuable and Curious Arts and Interesting Experiments" and "Essays on Various Kinds of Painting by Rufus Porter, September 11, 1845-April 9, 1846," a compilation of articles for the magazine, SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN.

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