Query: Art, Modern -- United States
Derek Boshier papers
Creators:
Boshier, Derek
Dates:
1955-1983
Size:
0.9 Linear feet ((on one microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.boshdere
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, some illustrated, from friends, colleagues and galleries; writings, including a statement by Boshier about his painting, "Identi-kit Man," and an essay about Boshier by Nigel Gosling; a catalog from an exhibition called "Lives", 1979, for which Boshier wrote the introduction; articles and clippings; exhibition announcements; exhibition catalogs; several books containing …

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Mathilde Q. Beckmann diaries
Creators:
Beckmann, Mathilde Q.
Dates:
1941-1974
Size:
5 Microfilm reels (42 volumes on 5 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.beckmath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed Mathilde Q. Beckmann diaries contain information about Mathilde Beckmann's husband, Max Beckmann, some sketches, and photographs.

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Arthur Coleman Danto papers
Creators:
Danto, Arthur Coleman, 1924-
Dates:
1979-1998
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dantarth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; notes; writings; articles; exhibition announcements and invitations; catalog; printed matter; and monographs. Letters from artists, Audrey Flack, Guerilla Girls, Dick Higgins, Robert Mangold, Cindy Sherman, among others, 1981-1997. Numerous letters from Robert Motherwell; a booklet, L'Humanisme De L'Abstraction" by Robert Motherwell, inscribed: "For Arthur Danto With Great Esteem, Robert Motherwell …

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Grand Central Art Galleries records
Creators:
Grand Central Art Galleries
Dates:
1931-1968
bulk circa 1952-circa 1965
Size:
1.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.grancent
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of New York City's Grand Central Art Galleries measure 1.3 linear feet and date from 1931 to 1968, with the bulk of the material from circa 1952 to circa 1965. The majority of the records are related the Grand Central Moderns, the modern art division of Grand Central Art Galleries. The collection includes group exhibition files, artists' files, printed material and photographs.

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Owen Gallery records
Creators:
Owen Gallery
Dates:
1929-2010
bulk 1980-2010
Size:
9.4 Linear feet
0.093 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.owengall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of Owen Gallery measure 9.4 linear feet and 0.093 GB and date from 1929-2010, bulk 1980-2010. The gallery, which operated from 1986 to 2009 in New York, specialized in late nineteenth and early twentieth century American art with an emphasis on The Eight, Ashcan, and early American modernism. Michael Owen and James Yost owned and directed the gallery. Found within the records are exhibition files; inventory and sales records; printed and digital material; and records regarding painter Yasuo Kuniyoshi. Material dating from before 1986 when the gallery was established is research related to an artwork's provenance.

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Public Information scrapbooks
Creators:
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.). Dept. of Public Information
Dates:
1929-1975
Size:
44 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.musemasb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

212 scrapbooks containing newspaper and magazine clippings concerning the Museum of Modern Art from its opening in 1929 through the mid 1970's. Included are accounts of exhibitions shown at the museum and circulated elsewhere; museum programs; personnel; policies; department changes; building renovations and expansions; parties and benefits; fund-raising campaigns; anniversaries; lectures; concerts …

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American art exhibition catalog collection [microfilm]
Dates:
1820-1960
Size:
134 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.archaaec
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ca. 7,000 exhibition catalogs published from the early nineteenth century to the 1960s for for exhibitions of American art held in galleries, museums, and art societies throughout the United States. The catalogs were microfilmed between 1964-1966, at libraries, museums and other institutions throughout the United States as part of the American Art Exhibition …

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Armory Show (International Exhibition of Modern Art) memorabilia
Creators:
Hirshhorn, Joseph H.
Dates:
1913
Size:
0.02 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hirsjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Memorabilia from the International Exhibition of Modern Art in 1913, commonly known as the Armory Show, measures 0.02 linear feet and includes one button, two invitations, and 54 postcards primarily from the New York installation and also a few from the installations in Boston, Massachusetts and Chicago, Illinois.

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H. Francis Kortheuer collection of Lyonel Feininger letters, sketches, and clippings
Creators:
Kortheuer, H. Francis
Feininger, Lyonel, 1871-1956
Dates:
1887-1944
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.korth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters and postcards, many illustrated, from Lyonel Feininger to his good friend H. Francis Kortheuer, and a scrapbook kept by Kortheuer containing Feininger letters, drawings, photographs, and clippings of published cartoons from assorted German publications.

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Fred Werner collection of Lyonel Feininger sketches
Creators:
Werner, Fred
Dates:
1889-1890
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.wernfred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Eight sketches by Feininger for "A Ship of 49" and "Dante's Inferno." Also filmed is a letter from Werner to Dr. Ernst Scheyer discussing the sketches. This letter and another from Werner to Scheyer are in the Ernst Scheyer papers.

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