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Creators:
National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
Dates:
1988
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.natiaasy
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An audiotape recording (3 cassettes) of "Dada and Surrealism in America: A Symposium in honor of Man Ray," sponsored by the National Museum of American Art, December 3, 1988, in conjunction with the exhibition, "Perpetual Motif: The Art of Man Ray." Also included is a videotape (VHS 118 min.) of the afternoon session of the symposium, a list of spe...

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Creators:
National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
Norelli, Martina Roudabush
Dates:
1984-1985
Size:
9 Items (sound cassettes (partially transcribed))
Collection ID:
AAA.natiaaiv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interviews of Charles Coiner, Agnes Denes, Leo Leonni, John Vincent Massey, Elizabeth Paepcke (wife of Container President Walter Paepcke), and Edward Warwick, regarding the Container Corporation of America's advertising campaigns and the development of the art collection. Also discussed is the role of the advertising agency N. W. Ayer and Son to t...

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Creators:
National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.)
Dates:
1969-1972
Size:
21 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.naticoll
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records relating to a possible demonstration and exhibition of a Synchroma machine at the National Collection of Fine Arts. Correspondence is between Adelyn Breeskin and Jan Mulhert of the museum's 20th century department and inventors Stanley Elliott and Honore Guilbeau. Photographs, descriptive statements, and clippings are also included.

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Creators:
Kirwin, Liza
Dates:
1985-1989
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kirwliza
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs, slides, and video of self-taught artist taken by Liza Kirwin, Southeast Regional Collector, Archives of American Art, when traveling for the Archives.

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Drewes, Werner, 1899-1985
Norelli, Martina Roudabush
Dates:
1983 Dec. 9-1984 Mar. 16
Size:
4 Items (sound cassettes 132 p. transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.drewweri
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Werner Drewes conducted by Martina Norelli for the National Museum of American Art.

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Taylor, Joshua C. (Joshua Charles), 1917-1981
Dates:
1931-1982
Size:
20.3 Items (linear ft. (partially microfilmed))
Collection ID:
AAA.tayljosh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of museum director and art historian Joshua Charles Taylor, measure 20.3 linear feet and date from 1931-1982 and include biographical information, correspondence, writings, works of art, a scrpabook, photographs, teaching material and printed material. Biographical information consists of curriculum vitae, bibliographies, and a military ...

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Creators:
Nosanow, Barbara Shissler
Dates:
[ca. 1981]
Size:
18 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.nosabarb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Finster to Barbara Shissler Nosanow at the National Museum of American Art, discussing his upcoming visit to Washington, D.C. The letter is illustrated in pencil with sketches of Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson, William Henry Harrison, Andrew Jackson and William Shakespeare. Finster writes: "I am excited to be coming to Washington w...

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Manship, Paul, 1885-1966
Dates:
1966
Size:
132 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.manspaep
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence and legal documents regarding the final distribution of art works in the estate of Paul Manship, 1966, and an inventory and appraisal of art objects in Manship's New York studio at 901 Broadway and his summer home at Lanesville near Glousester, Massachusetts. Checkmarks in the inventory indicate works selected by the Smithsonian Inst...

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Creators:
Gurney, George
Dates:
1994
Size:
5 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.gurngeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence concerning Gurney's planned exhibition regarding approaches to carving sculpture, and in particular, Emanuel's work owned by the Museum, "Head of a Prophet." Emanuel provides a brief history of the work, responds to Gurney's questions regarding carving, and encloses a 5 p. typescript, "Recollections of Zadkine," (1975) in which he wr...

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Creators:
Hartigan, Lynda Roscoe
Dates:
1979-1984
Size:
200 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.hartlynd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

In his correspondence with Hartigan (1979-1984), Harnly discusses Cornell, the Levy Gallery, the Index of American Design, his own career, and other artists such as Howard Taft Lorenz. Hartigan's correspondence concerning the exhibition includes letters from Harnly's friend Henry Warshaw. Hartigan's research materials on Harnly include her typed in...

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