Query: Cut on Wood: The Art of Wood Engraving in America (1780-1900) (Exhibition) (1978-1979: Washington, D.C.)
John Warner Barber scrapbook pages
Creators:
Barber, John Warner, 1798-1885
Dates:
1832-1868
Size:
3 Pages ((on 4 frames of microfilm))
Collection ID:
AAA.barbjohw
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Items "From Diary of J. W. Barber" pasted onto paper: a sketch of Lorenzo Dow, "Preaching on the steps of the South Portico of the State House at New Haven, Conn. June 30th 1832," an illustration from a wood engraving of the "Hudson Co. Court House & Jail Hudson City New Jersey," said …

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in AAA.barbjohw for Cut on Wood: The Art of Wood Engraving in America (1780-1900) (Exhibition) (1978-1979: Washington, D.C.)
Gurdon G. Woods papers
Creators:
Woods, Gurdon G., 1915-
Dates:
1948-1987
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
0.2 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.woodgurd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; notes and writings by Woods and his students; printed material; photographs of Woods and his work; 4 sketches and drawings by his students, undated; 1 certificate from San Francisco Art Institute, undated, various subject files, 1948-1981.

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in AAA.woodgurd for Cut on Wood: The Art of Wood Engraving in America (1780-1900) (Exhibition) (1978-1979: Washington, D.C.)
John DeWitt papers
Creators:
DeWitt, John, 1910-1984
Dates:
1962-1979
Size:
1.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dewijohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of federal arts administrator John DeWitt date from 1962-1979, and measure 1.4 linear feet. The collection primarily documents 1970s arts programs sponsored by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, an agency of the Department of the Interior. Found within the papers are correspondence concerning the department's art projects and exhibition files for The American Artist and Water Reclamation, 1972, and America 1976.

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in AAA.dewijohn for Cut on Wood: The Art of Wood Engraving in America (1780-1900) (Exhibition) (1978-1979: Washington, D.C.)
Wood and Adelaide Lawson Gaylor papers
Creators:
Gaylor, Wood, 1883-1957
Gaylor, Adelaide Lawson, 1889-1986
Artists Coordination Committee (New York, N.Y.)
Downtown Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
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Dates:
1866-[circa 1986]
Size:
2.56 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gaylwood
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, correspondence, journals, notebooks, address books, business records, writings, sketchbooks, exhibition announcements and catalogs, clippings, photographs, and subject files relating to the artistic careers of Wood Gaylor and Adelaide Lawson, to Gaylor's work as a fashion pattern desiger, and, more broadly, to the New York art scene from the …

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in AAA.gaylwood for Cut on Wood: The Art of Wood Engraving in America (1780-1900) (Exhibition) (1978-1979: Washington, D.C.)
Adja Yunkers papers
Creators:
Yunkers, Adja, 1900-1983
Dates:
1939-1983
Size:
2.32 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 3 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.yunkadja
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL N70-16: A typescript (42 p.) address delivered at the Corcoran Museum of Art, 1967, by Yunkers describing his student years in Russia, and later years in Germany, France, and Mexico, ca. 1917-1928, and relating political, social, and cultural events to the development of modern art. He describes Russia before and during the …

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Henry Wolf photographs
Creators:
Wolf, Henry, 1852-1916
Dates:
1878-1915
Size:
365 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.wolfhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photoreproductions of Wolf engravings. These reproductions are frequently signed by Wolf and occasionally by contemporary artists from whose work they are taken. They are numbered to correspond to the checklist in Ralph Clifton Smith, LIFE AND WORKS OF HENRY WOLF, 1927, and are arranged accordingly.

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in AAA.wolfhenr for Cut on Wood: The Art of Wood Engraving in America (1780-1900) (Exhibition) (1978-1979: Washington, D.C.)
Henry Block papers
Creators:
Block, Henry, 1875-1938
Dates:
1927-1937
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((200 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.blochenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two engraved portraits, four sketchbooks and a few loose sketches; exhibition catalogs and announcements; newspaper and magazine clippings; including several regarding the early art career of his son Adolph; photographs of his art work and a undated photograph of Block painting outdoors; postcards from Adolph written to him and his …

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in AAA.blochenr for Cut on Wood: The Art of Wood Engraving in America (1780-1900) (Exhibition) (1978-1979: Washington, D.C.)
Timothy Cole letter and related materials
Creators:
Cole, Timothy, 1852-1931
Dates:
1915-1922
Size:
3 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.coletimo2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three items tipped onto a sheet of thin cardboard: a letter (including envelope) dated Oct. 20, 1915 from Timothy Cole to Helen Wright of the Sales Department of Fine Arts at the Pan Pacific International Exhibit saying that he has sent her a proof of "the Maternité by Carriére"; a letter dated …

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Julius J. Lankes letters and prints
Creators:
Lankes, Julius J., 1884-1960
Dates:
1924-1932
Size:
20 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.lankjuli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Five letters from Lincoln MacVeagh, President, of Dial Press, 1924-1932, regarding dust jacket publication of various wood-cuts (one with an illustration, "On Top of Tobin"); ten letters from Dial's Acting Editor, Marianne Moore, 1926-1929; and two woodblock cull prints for the dust jackets of Mike Evan's Place and At Top of Tobin …

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Elbridge Kingsley papers
Creators:
Kingsley, Elbridge, 1842-1918
Dates:
1842-1900
Size:
171 Items ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.kingelbr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An autobiography; list of the Kingsley Collection; and photographs.

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in AAA.kingelbr for Cut on Wood: The Art of Wood Engraving in America (1780-1900) (Exhibition) (1978-1979: Washington, D.C.)