Query: Louis, Morris, 1912-1962
Marcella Brenner journals
Creators:
Brenner, Marcella, 1912-2007
Dates:
1962-2000
Size:
4.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.brenmarc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Approximately 120 journals, calendars, and datebooks written by Marcella Brenner subsequent to the death of her second husband, Morris Louis. The journals contains accounts from memory of Brenner's life with Louis.

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in AAA.brenmarc for Louis, Morris, 1912-1962
[Television interviews of Marcella Brenner and Sybil and Robert Meyersburg] [videorecordings] /WETA ; producers and interviewers, Jeffrey Bieber and Jackson Frost
Creators:
Meyersburg, Sybil
Dates:
1987
Size:
8 Videocassettes (U-matic) ((ca. 15 min. each), sd., col., 3/4 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.biebjeff
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Unedited interviews produced for a WETA public television program "Washington Colorists," including one of Marcella Brenner (4 videocassettes) concerning her husband, painter Morris Louis, conducted by Jackson Frost, and one of artists Sybil and Robert Meyersburg conducted by Jeffrey Bieber. The program aired April 15, 1987.

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in AAA.biebjeff for Louis, Morris, 1912-1962
Oral history interview with Scott Burton
Creators:
Burton, Scott, 1939-1989
Kachur, Lewis
Dates:
1987 May 22-September 25
Size:
154 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.burton87
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Scott Burton conducted 1987 May 22-September 25, by Lewis Kachur, for the Archives of American Art.

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in AAA.burton87 for Louis, Morris, 1912-1962
Leslie Judd Ahlander papers
Creators:
Ahlander, Leslie Judd
Dates:
1945-1985
Size:
1.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ahlalesl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence regarding exhibitions at the Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, Florida, 1973-1974, and Ahlander's efforts to build a collection of Latin American art; material relating to the Washington Color School, including a typescript of a statement by Howard Mehring, press releases, clippings, catalogs, an annotated checklist of Morris Louis's second one-man …

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in AAA.ahlalesl for Louis, Morris, 1912-1962
Morris Louis and Morris Louis Estate papers
Creators:
Louis, Morris, 1912-1962
Dates:
circa 1910s-2007
bulk 1965-2000
Size:
17.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.louimorr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Morris Louis and Morris Louis Estate papers measure 17.8 linear feet and date from circa 1912-2007, with the bulk of the material dating from 1965-2000. The collection documents Morris Louis' career as a Color Field painter and founding participant in the Washington Color School, as well as the subsequent administration of his estate by his wife Marcella Brenner. Found within Morris Louis' papers are biographical materials, correspondence, photographs, scattered financial records, notes, writings, printed materials, and a canvas sample. The Morris Louis Estate papers include records of gallery exhibitions, mostly André Emmerich Gallery; artwork inventories; legal records concerning the lawsuit Bernstein v. Brenner; financial records of the sale of Louis' artwork; printed materials; writings about Louis; photographs of exhibition installations and artwork; and project files which include documentation of film projects by Robert Pierce Productions, a catalog raisonne, documentation of PBS documentaries, video recordings of the exhibition "Morris Louis Now", and numerous sound recordings of interviews with artists discussing Morris Louis conducted by Anita Faatz.

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in AAA.louimorr for Louis, Morris, 1912-1962
Charles Schucker Papers
Creators:
Schucker, Charles, 1908-1998
Dates:
1934-2001
Size:
1.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.schuchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York abstract painter and educator Charles Schucker measure 1.2 linear and date from 1934 to 2001. Schucker's career as a painter is documented by biographical material, letters, writings, subject files, printed material, artwork, and photographs.

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in AAA.schuchar for Louis, Morris, 1912-1962
Oral history interview with Richard Gray
Creators:
Gray, Richard, 1928-2018
McElhinney, James Lancel, 1952-
Dates:
2007 Dec. 9
Size:
1 Item (Sound recording, master: 1 sound disc (1 hr., 45 min.), digital, 2 5/8 in.)
41 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.gray07
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Richard Gray conducted 2007 Dec. 9, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art, at Carlyle Hotel, in New York, N.Y .

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in AAA.gray07 for Louis, Morris, 1912-1962
Oral history interview with June Schwarcz
Creators:
Schwarcz, June, 1918-2015
Fisch, Arline M.
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2001 January 21
Size:
75 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.schwar01
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of June Schwarcz conducted 2001 January 21, by Arline M. Fisch, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Schwarcz's home and studio, Sausalito, California.

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in AAA.schwar01 for Louis, Morris, 1912-1962
Oral history interview with V. V. Rankine
Creators:
Rankine, V. V., 1920-2004
Kirwin, Liza
Dates:
1990 Mar. 2-22
Size:
34 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rankin90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of V. V. Rankine conducted 1990 Mar. 2-22, by Liza Kirwin, for the Archives of American Art.

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in AAA.rankin90 for Louis, Morris, 1912-1962
Arnold Newman photographs of artists
Creators:
Newman, Arnold, 1918-2006
Dates:
ca. 1940-1960
Size:
0.6 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.newmarno
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of 47 American artists taken by Newman.

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in AAA.newmarno for Louis, Morris, 1912-1962
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