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Creators:
Kainen, Bertha
Dates:
1993-1994
Size:
9 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.kainbert
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Bertha Kainen's correspondence with art historian Avis Berman, first husband, artist Jacob Kainen, and National Museum of American Art Director, Elizabeth Broun, regarding Berman's essay, "Images from a Life," in JACOB KAINEN (Washington, D.C.: National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 1993). Kainen discusses what she believes to be...

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Creators:
Kainen, Jacob
Berman, Avis
Mark Rothko and His Times Oral History Project
Dates:
1982 Aug. 10-Sept. 22
Size:
6 Cassettes (Sound recording, analog.)
108 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.kainen82
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Jacob Kainen conducted 1982 Aug. 10-1982 Sept. 22, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's Mark Rothko and His Times oral history project.

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Creators:
Farruggio, Remo, 1906-1981
Dates:
1937-1983
Size:
0.5 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.farrremo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, mostly from art galleries, but also including letters (some are photocopies) from Francis Henry Taylor, Robert Beverly Hale, Joseph Green Butler, Morris Davidson, Raphael Soyer, Jacob Kainen, and Theodore Roszak; photographs of Farruggio and photographs and slides of his paintings; writings and notes, including Farruggio's "credo"; ...

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Creators:
Kreindler, Doris Barsky, 1901-1974
Dates:
[ca. 1930-1975]
Size:
1.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kreidori
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical sketches, art society memberships and invitations, andKreindler's will; letters from Hans Hofmann, Jacob Kainen, Esther Robles, and others, undated, 1938-1974; a lecture, "Abstraction - Its Full Meaning," presented by Kreindler in 1957; miscellaneous notes; 5 gallery guest books from her shows at Jacques Seligmann gallery, undated, 195...

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Creators:
Lawrence, Sidney, 1948-
Lerner, Abram, first director and curator
Dates:
1985-2006
Size:
11 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.lawrsidn2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Eleven letters from Abram Lerner, Director, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (HMSG), Smithsonian Institution, to Sidney S. Lawrence. Letters are personal in nature and were written after Lerner's appointment with the Smithsonian Institution. Individuals mentioned are Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, S. Dillon Ripley, and artists Larry...

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Creators:
Steiner, Charles K.
Dates:
2007-2011
Size:
13 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.steichar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Seven letters from Arthur J. Hall Smith to Charles K. Steiner and two letters from Steiner to Smith while Steiner was the director of the Wichita Art Museum, Wichita, Kansas, and Smith was living in Paris, France. They write about various artists including Jacob Kainen, Mary Cassatt, Edward Degas, Bruce Moore, and Mark Tobey among others and works ...

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Creators:
Rand, Harry
Dates:
1973-1999
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.randharr2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Seven audio recordings on cassettes of research interviews with Jacob Kainen, Seymour Lipton, Ethel Schwabacher, and Julien Levy and his wife, conducted by Rand. Also included is an audio recording of two brief interviews with Julian Stanczak, one of which aired on National Public Radio, Washington, D.C. 26 July 1999 and a corresponding letter to R...

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Creators:
Noland, Kenneth, 1924-2010
Berman, Avis
Dates:
1987 July 1-16
Size:
39 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.noland87
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An Interview of Kenneth Noland conducted 1987 July 1-16, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Ward, Lynd, 1905-1985
Dates:
1934-1964
Size:
1.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wardlynd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, notes, business records, art works, printed material, and photographs relating to Ward's involvement in the American Artists' Congress (1936-1945), the Artists League of America (1934-1949), the Independent Citizens Committee for the Arts, Sciences, and Professions (1944-1948), the Limited Editions Club competition (1932-1957), and the Soc...

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Creators:
Kainen, Jacob
Kainen, Ruth Cole.
Dates:
1905-2009
bulk 1940-2001
Size:
33.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kainjaco
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, printmaker, and curator Jacob Kainen measure 33.3 linear feet and date from 1905 to 2009, with the bulk of the material from 1940-2001. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence/subject files including personal correspondence to and from friends and family members and professional correspondence and records concerning Kainen's activities as an artist, curator, teacher, and art collector. The collection also contains biographical material, writings, diaries, calendars, inventories, interview transcripts, printed material, photographs, works of art by other artists, and nine scrapbooks.

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