Gandy Brodie papers
A biographical sketch; a résumé; correspondence with friends and colleagues, including condolence letters sent to his wife; receipts for art supplies, Durlacher Bros. sales receipts for paintings, an undated and unsigned lease for a studio; three notes; a press release; clippings; exhibition announcements and catalogs; and eight reproductions of works …
Oral history interview with Gandy Brodie
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994
An interview of Gandy Brodie conducted 1965 September 6, by Dorothy Seckler, for the Archives of American Art. Brodie speaks of his childhood; trips to Paris and Florence; the European reaction to American Art in the 1950's; his paintings, including "City Anguish" and "Demolition"; the influence of Billie Holliday; his early works …
Daniel Sherry writings
Typescripts containing Sherry's recollections of Gandy Brodie as a teacher and of his school in Newfane, Vermont.
Fred R. and Shirley Sherry papers
11 letters from Gandy Brodie sent to Fred and Shirley Sherry. The letters were sent from Florence, Italy and New York City and describe the progress of his work, upcoming exhibitions, and family activities. Two of the letters are written on exhibition catalogs that include some of Brodie's, or his wife's …
Meyer Schapiro papers
Material relating to painters Gandy Brodie and Forrest Bess.
Oral history interview with George Earl Ortman
Baker, Richard Brown
An interview of George Earl Ortman conducted 1963 Sept. 19-Nov. 5, by Richard Brown Baker, for the Archives of American Art.
Nathan Halper business records
Records of four of Nathan Halper's Provincetown galleries measure 4.2 linear feet and date from 1952-1979. The records relate to Kootz Gallery, H-C Gallery, HCE Gallery, and Sun Gallery - all based in Provincetown. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence with artists, estate executors, collectors, galleries, and museums. There are also scattered business and financial records documenting operations and sales, photographs and slides, printed materials, and one poem. Correspondents include Milton Avery, Anthony Caro, John Murray Cuddihy, Marsden Hartley, Hans Hoffman, Samuel Kootz, Robert Motherwell, David Smith, Richard Stankeiwicz, and many others.
Jack Tworkov papers
The Jack Tworkov papers measure 9.7 linear feet and are dated 1926-1993. Tworkov's work as a painter and influential teacher, as well as his personal life, are documented by extensive journals and substantive correspondence that record his ideas about art and teaching, and illuminate his relationships with friends, colleagues, and students. Many sketchbooks, writings, interviews, photographs, and moving images are also included.
Thomas Hess papers
The papers of New York editor and art critic Thomas Hess measure 10.01 linear feet and date from 1939 to 1978. The collection includes biographical materials, correspondence, extensive writings and notes, artists and subject files that also include recorded conversations with artists and others, printed materials, photographic materials, and artwork. There is a .01 linear foot unprocessed addition to this collection donated in 2022 that includes a six page typed manuscript, "Think, American Painting," undated, by Thomas Hess and the book American Realists and Magic Realists, The Museum of Modern Art, 1943, signed by Hess.
Marilyn Pearl Gallery records
The records of the Marilyn Pearl Gallery are dated 1925-2000, with the bulk of the ematerial from the period 1976-1993. The collection measures 7.4 linear feet and consists of artists' files, exhibition files, and business records documenting affiliated artists and gallery activities.