Query: Art historians -- Illinois -- Chicago
Transcript of interview with Katharine Kuh
Creators:
Kuh, Katharine
Smith, John W.
Dates:
1993 Jan. 26-27
Size:
86 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhkath2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

One bound 86 p. transcript of an interview with Katharine Kuh conducted Jan. 26-27, 1993 by John W. Smith for the Art Institute of Chicago.

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Avis Berman research material on Juliana Force
Creators:
Berman, Avis
Dates:
circa 1930-2020
Size:
12.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bermavis4
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Avis Berman research material on Juliana Force measures 12.3 linear feet and dates from circa 1930-2020. The papers document Berman's research for her book Rebels on Eigth Street: Juliana Force and the Whitney Museum of American Art, 1990. Included is correspondence, writings, printed material, audio visual material, transcripts of interviews, administrative and sales …

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Photographs relating to Diego Rivera's fresco "Nightmare of War, Dream of Peace,"
Creators:
Greenhouse, Wendy, 1955-
Dates:
1952
Size:
3 Photographic prints (b&w:, 8.89 cm X 8.89 cm)
1 Photographic print (col., 7.62 cm X 7.62 cm)
Collection ID:
AAA.greewend
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Four photographs of Diego Rivera's portable fresco "Nightmare of War, Dream of Peace" 1952, now missing. One photograph of Rivera at work on the fresco; one of Frida Kahlo in a wheelchair, posing for the fresco; one of a segment of the fresco; and one color snapshot of Rivera and Kahlo …

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Frederick A. Sweet research material on Mary Cassatt and James A. McNeill Whistler
Creators:
Sweet, Frederick A. (Frederick Arnold), 1903-1984
Dates:
1872-1975
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on 5 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.sweefred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research material compiled by Art Institute of Chicago curator and art historian Frederick A. Sweet in preparation for exhibitions and a biography of Mary Cassatt. Included are research notes and manuscripts; Cassatt family biography and tree; Sweet's correspondence and copies and transcripts of letters written by Cassatt; drafts of "Miss …

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Oral history interview with Anne Rorimer
Creators:
Rorimer, Anne
Richards, Judith Olch
Dates:
2010 November 15-16
Size:
147 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rorime10
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Anne Rorimer conducted 2010 November 15-16, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art's Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts project, at Rorimer's home, in Chicago, Illinois.

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Whitney Halstead papers
Creators:
Halstead, Whitney
Dates:
1920-1982
Size:
7.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.halswhit
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Whitney Halstead papers measure 7.1 linear feet and date from 1920 to 1982. They document the career of art historian, educator, critic, author, and artist Whitney Halstead. Found within the papers are scattered biographical material; a diary and travel journals; writings and notes (almost one-half of the collection); scattered correspondence; miscellaneous records and printed materials documenting Halstead's tenure at the Art Institute of Chicago; audio-cassette recordings of African and native music; artists files for Jim Nutt and Joseph E. Yoakum; exhibition files; art work by Halstead and others; and photographs of Halstead, friends and colleagues, and art projects. Also found are numerous photographs, slides, and negatives of primitive art, including American Indian art by Southwest tribes.

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Oral history interview with Franz Schulze
Creators:
Schulze, Franz, 1927-2019
Silverman, Lanny
Dates:
2015 October 19-21
Size:
4 Items (sound files (3 hrs., 7 min.), digital, wav)
103 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.schulz15
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Franz Schulze conducted 2015 October 19-21, by Lanny Silverman, for the Archives of American Art's Chicago Art and Artists: Oral History Project, at Schulze's home in Lake Forest, Illinois.

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Oral history interview with Suellen Rocca
Creators:
Rocca, Suellen, 1943-2020
Silverman, Lanny
Dates:
2015 November 5-6
Size:
121 Pages (Transcript)
4 Items (sound files (3 hrs., 22 min.), digital, wav)
Collection ID:
AAA.rocca15
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Suellen Rocca conducted 2015 November 5-6, by Lanny Silverman, for the Archives of American Art's Chicago Art and Artists: Oral History Project, at Elmhurst College in Elmhurst, Illinois.

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Katharine Kuh papers
Creators:
Kuh, Katharine
Dates:
1875-1994
bulk 1930-1994
Size:
12 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kuhkath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian, dealer, critic, and curator Katharine Kuh measure 12 linear feet and date from 1875-1994, with the bulk of the material dating from 1930-1994. The collection documents Kuh's career as a pioneer modernist art historian and as the first woman curator of European Art and Sculpture at the Art Institute of Chicago. Found within the papers are biographical material; correspondence with family, friends and colleagues; personal business records; artwork by various artists; a travel journal; writings by Kuh and others; scrapbooks; printed material; photographs of Kuh and others; and audio recordings of Kuh's lectures and of Daniel Catton Rich reading poetry.

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Oral history interview with Kenneth Josephson
Creators:
Josephson, Kenneth, 1932-
Silverman, Lanny
Dates:
2015 September 29-30
Size:
4 Items (sound files (3 hrs., 26 min.), digital, wav)
85 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.joseph15
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Kenneth Josephson conducted 2015 September 29-30, by Lanny Silverman, for the Archives of American Art's Chicago Art and Artists: Oral History Project, at Josephson's home and studio in Chicago, Illinois.

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