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Creators:
New Britain Museum of American Art
New Britain Institute. Art Museum
Dates:
1907-1978
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.newbrit
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from artists, art dealers, and art collectors, mostly addressed to Sanford Low, Director of the Museum, 1940-1964. Some letters contain price lists of works of art, photographs and printed matter. Correspondents include John Taylor Arms, Milton Avery, Thomas Hart Benton, Leonard Baskin, Varujan Boghosian, Charles Burchfield, Adolf Dehn, Phi...

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Low, Sanford B. D. (Sanford Ballard Dole), 1905-1964
Dates:
1931-1975
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((186 items on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lowsanbd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; personal and business correspondence, including letters from Thomas Hart Benton, Reginald Marsh, Robert Vose and Robert Vose, Jr. of Vose Galleries of Boston, Inc., and others; writings; exhibition catalogs; printed materials regarding the Sanford Low Memorial Collection of American Illustration; 3 sketches by Low, clippings on L...

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Creators:
Low, Sanford Hart
Dates:
2000 Oct. 25
Size:
18 Pages (ill.)
Collection ID:
AAA.lowsanf
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Illustrated lecture by Sanford Hart Low on his father, Sandy (Sanford) Ballard Doe Low, delivered at the New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, Conn., 2000.

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Creators:
Getz, Arthur
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967
Dates:
1961 Mar. 19
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.burccagl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Charles Burchfield to New Yorker cover illustrator Arthur Getz, March 19, 1961, thanking Getz for his remarks on Burchfield's recent show, commenting on Getz's St. Patrick's Day cover for the New Yorker magazine, and including 6 pages of instructions on his mounting method.

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Creators:
Erbe, Gary T., 1944-
Dates:
1968-2002
Size:
4.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.erbegary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; gallery, organization, exhibition and artists' files; photographs and slides; printed material; 2 VHS videos and miscellaneous.

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Creators:
Deem, George, 1932-2008
Dates:
1904-2015
bulk 1960-2008
Size:
18.2 Linear feet
10.71 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.deemgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, writer, and dancer George Deem measure 18.2 linear feet and 10.71 GB and date from 1904-2015, with the bulk of the material dating from 1960-2008. The collection documents Deem's path from Midwestern farm child to New York City artist and teacher who specialized in recreating works of great masters, especially Johannes Vermeer. Correspondence, exhibition files, subject files, project files, writings by and about Deem, printed and digital material and photographic materials all show the trajectory of Deem's development as an artist.

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Creators:
Low, Sanford B. D. (Sanford Ballard Dole), 1905-1964
Dates:
1930-1964
Size:
5 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.lowsanfb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An exhibition catalog, undated; and 4 newspaper clippings on Low.

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Creators:
Mahoney, Charles A.
Dates:
ca. 1925
Size:
9 Items (photographic prints, b&w, 18 x 13 cm. and smaller)
Collection ID:
AAA.mahochar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Included are photographs of Charles Mahoney with Sanford B. D. Low and Happy Horrigan; Low, at Student Auction at Museum School, Boston; Low and Happy Horrigan on Museum Road, Boston; and Low with ukelele among a group of students at Museum School, Boston, photographer(s) unknown; four of students clowning around in front of a car and in a cafeteri...

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Creators:
Kauffer, E. McKnight (Edward McKnight), 1890-1954
Dates:
1915-1954
Size:
3 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.1997-134-1
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

This collection documents Kauffer's work as a theater designer, and graphic designer from 1915-1954.The collection includes allusions to correspondences between Kauffer in America to T.S. Eliot (1888-1965) in London, between 1930 and 1955. (There are no letters between the two men in the collection.) Although Kauffer and Eliot were to become friends after 24 July 1930, they were professionally related before that time. Kauffer illustrated the Ariel edition of Eliot's "Marina." Kauffer and Eliot met in London. In the collection are also posters of Kauffer's works, biographical pieces, and obituaries as well as photographs of the artist.

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Creators:
Dale, Chester, b. 1883
Dates:
circa 1883-2003
bulk 1920-1970
Size:
8.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.daleches
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York art collector Chester Dale measure 8.4 linear feet and date from circa 1883-2003. Dale amassed one of the world's most complete collections of nineteenth and twentieth century French art, was a collector of eighteenth century American portraitists, and a patron and collector of twentieth American artists including George Bellows and Mary Cassatt. The bulk of the collection dates from 1920 to 1970 and documents Dale's activities through biographical material, correspondence, memoirs and other writings, purchase, sales and estate records, printed material, scrapbooks, and photographs.

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