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Creators:
Seliger, Charles, 1926-2009
Dates:
1959-1987
Size:
79 Volumes ((on 13 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.selichar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Diaries containing lengthy daily entries about Seliger's personal life and painting activities. Seliger discusses his relationships with other artists, in particular Mark Tobey.

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Creators:
Britton, James, 1878-1936
Dates:
circa 1905-1984
bulk 1905-1935
Size:
4.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.britjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and writer James Britton measure 4.3 linear feet and date from circa 1905-1984, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1905-1935. The bulk of the papers consist of 49 diaries dating from 1918-1935, plus notebooks of diary excerpts, that chronicle Britton's daily activities and include lists, illustrations, and drafts of correspondence. Additional papers include biographical information compiled by the Britton family; scattered business and financial records; correspondence, including copies of Britton's letters to the editors of the Hartford Courant and the Hartford Times; additional writings and notes that include drafts and manuscripts of an autobiography, drafts of articles for his publication Art Opus, and other writings; sketches and a woodcut print; printed materials, including clippings of his published writings for Art Review International, Book Notes, and Opus; and one photograph of Britton and of works of art. There is a 1.4 linear foot unprocessed addition to this collection donated 2020 that includes correspondence, writings by Britton about art, printed material (some annotated ), lists of works of art by Britton and others, and sketches by Britton.

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Creators:
Beckwith, J. Carroll (James Carroll), 1852-1917
Dates:
1895
Size:
1 Volume ((200 p.))
Collection ID:
AAA.beckjaca
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Diary kept by Beckwith during 1895 while living in New York City. Beckwith writes of his constant worry about money, his dissatisfaction with his painting, of friends and personal matters, the portraits he is working on, art and artists, his admiration for John Singer Sargent, classes at several art schools in the city, and the various clubs to whi...

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Whistler, Anna Mathilda McNeill, 1804-1881
Dates:
1843-1848
Size:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.whisanna
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Included in Whistler's diary are entries about her son, the painter James McNeill Whistler.

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Ross, Alvin, 1920-1975
Dates:
1940-1975
Size:
0.4 Linear feet (ca. 1065 items (partially microfilmed on 4 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.rossalvi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, printed material, photographs, a diary, financial papers, and writings.

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Creators:
Ryan, Anne, 1889-1954
Dates:
circa 1905-1970
Size:
3.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ryananne
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York-based painter, printmaker, collagist and writer Anne Ryan measure 3.8 linear feet and date from circa 1905 to 1970. The papers document her career as an artist and writer in New York, New Jersey and Spain through biographical material, correspondence, diaries and journals, writings, printed material, photographic material and artwork.

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Santos, René, 1954-1986
Dates:
1970-1987
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.santrene
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, photographer, and art history instructor René Santos measure 0.9 linear feet and date from 1970 to 1987. The papers document Santos's career through biographical records including one sound recording of Santos's memorial service, correspondence to Santos and sympathy letters upon Santos's death, writings and notes by Santos including one diary, printed material, and photographic material including slides of Santos with friends and his artwork.

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Creators:
Van Veen, Stuyvesant
Dates:
circa 1926-1988
Size:
5.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vanveen
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, correspondence, photographs, works of art, writings, project files, a scrapbook, and printed material relating to painter, illustrator, and cartoonist, Stuyvesant Van Veen.

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Creators:
Tillim, Sidney, 1925-
Dates:
1957-1970
Size:
10 Volumes ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.tillsidn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Nine personal notebooks of Tillim's writings regarding various aspects of art and the artist, personal reflections, philosophy, and personal and professional activities; and one studio notebook.

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Creators:
Zilzer, Gyula, 1898-1969
Dates:
1926-1969
Size:
1.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.zilzgyul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, sketchbooks, photographs, diaries, biographical material, and printed material.

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