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Creators:
Weeks, Henry John
Dates:
1965-1973
Size:
85 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.weekhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, Weeks' masters thesis about Southern California painters, and miscellany.

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Macdonald-Wright, Stanton, 1890-1973
Dates:
1968-1976
Size:
17 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.macdstan2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters documenting Macdonald-Wright's travels with his wife Jean to Italy, Japan, Hawaii, and London. He discusses his activities, comments on people and places visited, his love of nature and art, his purchase of "two old Russells" [Morgan Russell] in Ipswitch, England, and buying a home in Hawaii.

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Creators:
Macdonald-Wright, Stanton, 1890-1973
Dates:
1913-1938
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.macdstan5
Repository:
Archives of American Art

118 letters from Macdonald-Wright to Morgan Russell.

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Creators:
Lemoine, Jean Gabriel, b. 1891
Dates:
1921-1923, 1964
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lemojean
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Jean Gabriel Lemoine papers relating to Morgan Russell measure 0.2 linear feet and are comprised of 20 items that date from 1921-1923 and 1964. The item dating from 1964 is a typescript of a letter fragment. Included are 17 letters and letter fragments written by Morgan Russell in 1923 to Jean Gabriel Lemoine, art critic for L'Echo de Paris. In these letters Russell explains his art and the Synchromism style that he developed with Stanton MacDonald-Wright. Also found are a one page list naming ten paintings in his studio, an article by Lemoine about Russell, and a typed extract about Russell from La Peinture Abstraite by Michel Senghor.

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Creators:
Macdonald-Wright, Stanton, 1890-1973
Dates:
1890-2008
Size:
17.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.macdstan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Southern California painter Stanton Macdonald-Wright measure 17.2 linear feet and date from 1890 to 2008. The collection contains biographical material including address books and interview transcripts; correspondence with family, friends, and artists, including Morgan Russell, and his wife Suzanne Binon, Michel and Suzanne Seuphor, Ann and John Summerfield, and Bethany Wilson; contracts, correspondence, and other material related to exhibitions Macdonald-Wright participated in or that featured his works in the decades following his death; notes, drafts and manuscripts for books, and other writings; diaries and travel journals; invoices, inventories, legal and estate documents, and other personal business records; scrapbooks consisting of clippings and exhibition materials; clippings, exhibition announcements, exhibition catalogs, and other printed materials; sketches and other artwork; photographs, slides and transparencies of Macdonald-Wright, family portraits, travels, and artwork.

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Creators:
Adams, Clinton, 1918-2002
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1974 March 29
Size:
49 Pages (Transcription)
Collection ID:
AAA.adams74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Clinton Adams conducted 1974 March 29, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Rose Fried Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1936-1972
bulk 1945-1970
Size:
8.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.rosefrig
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Rose Fried Gallery records measure 8.1 linear feet and date from 1936 to 1972 with the bulk of materials dating from 1945 to 1970. The majority of the collection consists of artists files documenting the gallery's relationship with abstract, modern, and Latin American artists; additional named subject files; and scattered administrative and financial files. Individual artists and subject files contain a wide variety of documentation, such as correspondence, photographs, financial records, and printed materials.

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Creators:
Perret, Ferdinand, 1888-1960
Dates:
circa 1937-1941
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.perrferd1
Repository:
Archives of American Art

137 b&w photographs compiled by Ferdinand Perret relating to the WPA Southern California Art Project. Depicted are the WPA-FAP Print Department, Los Angeles; Canoga Park petrachrome in progress, 1940; George Washington High School petrachrome in progress; Long Beach Municipal Auditorium tile mosaic; petrachrome seal of Santa Monica, Santa Monica Ci...

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Creators:
Vysekal, Luvena, 1873-1954
Dates:
1910-1942
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vyseluve
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Newspaper clippings and photographs, 1910-1942, regarding painter Edouard Vysekal, removed from a larger scrapbook compiled by Vysekal's wife, Luvena.

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Russell, Morgan, 1886-1953
Dates:
1891-1977
Size:
6.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.russmorg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Morgan Russell papers, 1891-1977, present a good overview of Russell's career as a painter and sculptor, with an emphasis on his development of the color theory movement, Synchromism. The papers include correspondence, biographical material, transcripts of lectures given by Russell, illustrated notebooks and sketches, printed material and photographs.

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