Public Information scrapbooks
212 scrapbooks containing newspaper and magazine clippings concerning the Museum of Modern Art from its opening in 1929 through the mid 1970's. Included are accounts of exhibitions shown at the museum and circulated elsewhere; museum programs; personnel; policies; department changes; building renovations and expansions; parties and benefits; fund-raising campaigns; anniversaries; lectures; concerts …
Armory Show (International Exhibition of Modern Art) memorabilia
Memorabilia from the International Exhibition of Modern Art in 1913, commonly known as the Armory Show, measures 0.02 linear feet and includes one button, two invitations, and 54 postcards primarily from the New York installation and also a few from the installations in Boston, Massachusetts and Chicago, Illinois.
Modern Art School, 72 Washingon Sq. So., New York City, Summer school at Provincetown Mass. / under the direction of Frederic Burt & M. Musselman-Carr
Brochure of the Modern Art School, illustrated with samples of work by artists associated with the school.
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art photographs of Arthur Dove
17 photographs of Arthur Dove, his boat (the Mona), his homes in Geneva and Centreport, New York, and Helen Torr. The photographs were printed for the exhibition, "Arthur Dove" in 1974 at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
Text of comments by participants in The Modern Artist Speaks forum
Typescripts of speeches by Paul Burlin, Stuart Davis, Adolph Gottlieb, George L. K. Morris, and James Johnson Sweeney, delivered at a forum, "The Modern Artist Speaks," held at the Museum of Modern Art on May 5, 1948. In addition to a typescript of all five speeches, preliminary drafts with handwritten corrections are …
Simon Ottenberg Collection (Nsukka Modern Art Project)
35 Negatives (35 mm )
Alfred Hamilton Barr papers
Files kept during Barr's tenure at the Museum of Modern Art, including personal and professional correspondence with museum officials, curators, writers, historians, critics, art associations, foundations, magazines, artists, and collectors, including John Canaday, Stanton Catlin, Camilla Gray, Rene d'Harnoncourt, John Hightower, Roland Penrose, and James Thrall Soby; files on staff …
Margaret Potter papers
Artists' files and research notes, arranged by artist and movement, notably files on Georges Braque and a Braque exhibition, 1954; notes on Braque and Paul Cezanne from a lecture by William Rubin; photographs of work by Juan Gris, and photographs of the Gallery of Modern Art Including the Huntington Hartford Collection …
Adele S. Brown papers
The scattered papers of arts administrator Adele Smith Brown date from 1935 to 1982 and measure 0.2 linear feet. Found are letters from artists and material relating to Brown's work at the Museum of Modern Art Gallery of Washington and the Treasury Department Section of Fine Arts.
Aline Meyer Liebman papers
Correspondence, photographs, business and financial records, printed matter, scrapbooks, and exhibition catalogs document Mrs. Liebman's acquisition of modern American art, European painting and decorative arts, her interest in and support of photography, her encouragement of individual artists, the inception and early history of the Museum of Modern Art, and her …