MS 7142 Calligraphic specimen
The text is Psalm 128 translated into Korean. Two copies of an English version of the Psalm are included, one showing omission of a passage that appears in the American Revised version of the Bible, 1901. There is also a booklet in Korean with the English title "Chul Kyung Lee Hangeul Calligraphy …
MS 7599 The Book of Narcissus
Yu youren (cover calligrapher)
Contents: 1. The structure and function of narcissus; 2. The various terms of narcissus and their origins; 3. The myths of narcissus from China and foreign countries; 4. One poem of narcissus from France; 5. The descriptions of narcissus by the Chinese literati; 6. The poetry of narcissus by the poets ofthe Song dynasty; 7. The discussion …
William J. Savage Company
Whitman, John (President of Oakland Group, Inc.)
The collection contains blueprints, photographs, correspondence, trade literature, and business records relating to the Savage Company's manufacture of crushing, milling and pulverizing equipment.
Nanae Momiyama papers
The papers of New York painter, calligrapher, and educator, Nanae Momiyama measure 3.0 linear feet and date from 1928-circa 2000, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1948-1990s. The collection traces Momiyama's career as a first wave post-World War II Japanese-American artist through biographical material, correspondence, writings and notes, business records, printed material, scrapbooks, sketches and sketchbooks, and photographs.
Oral history interview with Lorenzo Homar
Cancel, Luis R.
8 Items (Master: 8 video recordings (Betacam))
4 Items (video files (3 hrs., 54 min.), digital,mov)
An interview with Lorenzo Homar conducted by Luis Cancel, 1997 Oct. 27, for the Archives of American Art's Puerto Rican Artists Video Project.
MS 7364 Korean Calligraphy Sketch Book
Perhaps personal memorabilia of the early twentieth century. Includes calligraphic works and sagunja (four gracious plants [plum, orchid, chrysanthemum, and bamboo]) theme brush paintings. Some have the artist's imprint--Ilsong. Inscribed in pencil on the last page facing back cover, in Japanese: Bun no lbu (literary section), referring to the …
Gordon Onslow-Ford papers
2 Items (Addition)
13 studio notebooks and travel journals; and drafts of unpublished manuscripts.
Harry Bouras papers
Biographical material; writings by and about Bouras; 38 notebooks and sketchbooks by Bouras, 1957-1984; radio audio recordings for WFMT by Bouras; photographs of Bouras and his works of art; exhibition catalogs and announcements; newspaper and magazine clippings; other printed material; and miscellany. Including birth, death and marriage certificates; passports; correspondence including letters …
William Metzig Papers
The materials in this collection span the years from the late 1920s to the 1970s and document Metzig's work in Germany and the United States. Little background and biographical information is available. Project files : More than 500 examples of the designer's work, including letterheads, logos, trademarks, brochures, book jackets, magazine covers and layouts …
Oral history interview with Robert Winokur
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
159 Pages (Transcript)
An interview of Robert Winokur conducted 2011 July 23 and 24, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Winokur's home and studio, in Horsham, Pennsylvania.