Query: Artists and Models (Exhibition) (1975: Washington, D.C.)
Oronzo Gasparo papers
Creators:
Gasparo, Oronzo, 1903-1969
Dates:
1909-1975
Size:
9 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 3 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.gasporon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, biographical material, printed material, writings, sketchbooks, artwork, financial records, photographs, and motion picture film and video.

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in AAA.gasporon for Artists and Models (Exhibition) (1975: Washington, D.C.)
Judith Clancy papers
Creators:
Clancy, Judith, 1933-
Dates:
1949-1977
Size:
178 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.clanjudi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; Clancy's writings about Moses Soyer, whom she studied with, and modeled for; curriculum vitae; photographs of Clancy and of her art work; sketches; exhibition catalogs; and clippings.

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in AAA.clanjudi for Artists and Models (Exhibition) (1975: Washington, D.C.)
Ethel Frances Mundy letter
Creators:
Mundy, Ethel Frances, 1876-1964
Dates:
1932 Feb. 1
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.mundethe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Mundy to Mrs. R.D. Hill. Mundy writes from New York to Hill in Lake Forest, Illinois, offering to restore a wax portrait, and mentions an upcoming exhibition of hers at the Town and Country Club in Hartford, Conn.

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in AAA.mundethe for Artists and Models (Exhibition) (1975: Washington, D.C.)
Cleo (Cleo Dorman) papers
Creators:
Cleo, 1908-1990
Dates:
circa 1930s-1990
Size:
1.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.cleo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An autobiography (unpublished), "Cleo: A Naked Woman's Handbook," 1982; correspondence; writings and notes; lists of artwork in her collection (almost entirely of drawings and paintings of her given to her by the artists for whom she posed); photographs of Cleo and of works of art in which she posed; posing schedules …

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in AAA.cleo for Artists and Models (Exhibition) (1975: Washington, D.C.)
Fanette Reider Meyers papers
Creators:
Meyers, Fanette Reider, 1889-1987
Dates:
[ca. 1908-1982]
Size:
46 Items ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.meyefane
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interviews of Meyers, photographs, and an exhibition catalog document her friendship with artists Morton Schamberg and Charles Sheeler.

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in AAA.meyefane for Artists and Models (Exhibition) (1975: Washington, D.C.)
Elisabeth D. Model papers
Creators:
Model, Elisabeth D. (Elisabeth Dittmann), 1897-1993
Dates:
1939-1976
Size:
0.7 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.modeelis
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Reminiscences, letters, a scrapbook, interviews, printed material, and photographs document Model's career as a sculptor, and her friendship with German author Hermann Hesse.

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in AAA.modeelis for Artists and Models (Exhibition) (1975: Washington, D.C.)
Robert Franklin Gates papers
Creators:
Gates, Robert Franklin, 1906-1982
Dates:
1910-1988
bulk 1928-1988
Size:
2.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gaterobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Washington, D.C. area painter and art instructor Robert Franklin Gates date from 1910-1988, bulk 1928-1988, and measure 2.3 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical materials; letters from government agencies, museums, galleries, and colleagues; business records primarily concerning transactions with the Jack Rasmussen Gallery; artwork including scattered drawings by Gates and block prints by Joe Goethe and D. Neufeld; two scrapbooks; printed materials; and photographs of Gates, family members, models, artwork, and exhibition installations. There are also photograph albums and miscellaneous photographs documenting a 1936 voyage to the Virgin Islands commissioned by the U.S. Treasury Department.

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in AAA.gaterobe for Artists and Models (Exhibition) (1975: Washington, D.C.)
Gene Davis papers
Creators:
Davis, Gene, 1920-1985
Dates:
1920-2000
bulk 1942-1990
Size:
17.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.davigene
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of the artist Gene Davis measure 17.7 linear feet and date from 1920-2000, with the bulk of materials dating from 1942-1990. Papers document Davis's personal life and his career as an artist and educator, as well as his career as a journalist in the 1940s and 1950s, through biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, business records, estate records, writings by and about Gene Davis, printed materials concerning Davis's art career, personal and art-related photographs, and artwork by Davis and others.

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in AAA.davigene for Artists and Models (Exhibition) (1975: Washington, D.C.)
Curatorial Records
Creators:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Painting and Sculpture
Dates:
1963-1991
Size:
35 cu. ft. (35 record storage boxes) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 469
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of professional correspondence and administrative and research files of a number of curators from the Department of Painting and Sculpture. Included are correspondence and memoranda with HMSG staff, artists, galleries, and other museums; loan agreements, checklists, scripts, and installation plans for HMSG exhibitions; biographical information on, and …

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in Record Unit 469 for Artists and Models (Exhibition) (1975: Washington, D.C.)
Kenneth Snelson papers
Creators:
Snelson, Kenneth, 1927-2016
Dates:
1947-2016
Size:
21.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.snelkenn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist Kenneth Snelson measure 21.8 linear feet and date from 1947-2016. While primarily known for his sculptures incorporating the structural principle of tensegrity, Snelson was also a prolific photographer and forerunner of computer art. The collection document's the artist's life and work through chronological files, correspondence, project files, gallery and exhibition files, photographic material, and printed material. Chronological files detail seven decades of personal and professional activities, beginning with Snelson's summers at Black Mountain College where he studied with Buckminster Fuller. Project files comprise nearly half of the collection and extensively document his sculptures, towers, atom model, computer art, patents, and cataloging and publishing projects.

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in AAA.snelkenn for Artists and Models (Exhibition) (1975: Washington, D.C.)
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