Query: Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Francis Henry Taylor papers
Creators:
Taylor, Francis Henry, 1903-1957
Dates:
1950-1958
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.taylfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence concerning the acquisition of Taylor's papers by the Archives; typescripts of "Life Round Table Conference on Modern Art," 1948; and a large file of clippings relating to Taylor's work with the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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William Henry Huntington papers
Creators:
Huntington, William Henry, 1820-1885
Dates:
1883
Size:
46 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.huntwmhp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

List of the items making up Huntington's gift to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, including 2 letters to the director, Luigi Palma di Cesnola, about their shipping, and including some personal remarks.

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in AAA.huntwmhp for Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Henry C. Balink papers
Creators:
Balink, Henry C., 1882-1963
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1915-1983
Size:
70 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.balihenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A photograph of Balink in his studio; a photograph of Balink with his classmates at the Royal Academy in Amsterdam, Holland, 1909; 4 greeting cards printed from original drawings and an etching by Balink; a photocopy of a letter, 1915, to Balink from the Metropolitan Museum of Art about a possible job copying …

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Metropolitan Museum of Art photographs of Native American musical instruments
Creators:
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
circa 1914
Size:
8 Prints (cyanotype)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-2K
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Native American musical instruments in the Crosby Brown Collection at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, including Northwest Coast reed instruments and rattles.

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in NAA.PhotoLot.87-2K for Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Oral history interview with Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller
Creators:
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 July 24
Size:
12 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rockef72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller conducted 1972 July 24, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Rockefeller speaks of his family's art collection, and the influence of growing up surrounded by art; his interest in architecture; his involvement with the Museum of Modern Art and the Metropolitan Museum of …

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in AAA.rockef72 for Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Harry B. Wehle papers
Creators:
Wehle, Harry B. (Harry Brandeis), b. 1887
Dates:
1928-1953
Size:
59 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.wehlharr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters received regarding Wehle's monograph of Samuel Finley Breese Morse, 1932; correspondence with curators, museum directors and others; and an 11-page typescript "Six Years of Changes in Paintings Galleries at the Metropolitan Museum."

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in AAA.wehlharr for Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Stuart Davis correspondence with Francis Henry Taylor
Creators:
Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964
Taylor, Francis Henry, 1903-1957
Dates:
1940
Size:
11 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.davistuc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter, May 19, 1940, from Davis to Francis Henry Taylor, Director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Davis writes that the "rejection of my work by the acquisitions committee of your museum, followed by Mr. Wehle's explanation of the reason for that rejection, was merely indicative of the fact that work in …

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in AAA.davistuc for Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Drawing Society lectures
Creators:
Drawing Society
Dates:
1961-1962
Size:
3 Sound tapes ((71 p. transcripts), 7 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.drawsoci
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Lectures delivered by curator Jacob Bean, curator and collector Philip Hofer, and painter and printmaker Gabor Peterdi, as part of a series sponsored by the Drawing Society held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.

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in AAA.drawsoci for Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
International Association of Art Critics panel discussions
Creators:
International Association of Art Critics
Dates:
1959 May 21-22
Size:
2 Sound tapes (Sound recording, 7 in.)
0.2 Linear feet (Transcripts: 27 and 29 p)
Collection ID:
AAA.inteasso
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Panel discussions "American Painting and Sculpture" and "American Contemporary Architecture" sponsored by the International Association of Art Critics at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. Panel members are Aleksa Celebonovic, Stuart Davis, Lloyd Goodrich, Adolph Gottlieb, Jacques Guiton, Philip Cortelyou Johnson, William Henry Jordy, Isamu Noguchi, Theodore …

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in AAA.inteasso for Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Bryson Burroughs photographs
Creators:
Burroughs, Bryson, 1869-1934
Dates:
circa 1935
circa 1983
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.burrbrys
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Bryson Burroughs photographs of artwork measure 0.6 linear feet and date from circa 1935 and circa 1983. The collection consists of glass plate negatives and copy prints of artwork, primarily paintings, by Burroughs.

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