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Creators:
Sarkis, 1909-1977
Barrie, Dennis
Dates:
1973 February 23-March 23
Size:
41 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.sarkis73
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Sarkis Sarkisian conducted 1973 February 23-March 23, by Dennis Barrie, for the Archives of American Art. Sarkisian speaks of his background and early life in Turkey, Armenia, and Greece; his early interest in art; coming to Detroit; teaching and establishing his art career there.

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Creators:
Sarkis, 1909-1977
Dates:
1929-1973
Size:
3 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.sarksark
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence regarding Sarkisian's work as an instructor at the Detroit Society of Arts and Crafts School, the exhibition and sale of his paintings and the activities of his colleagues and friends; 3 scrapbooks; photographs of Sarkisian, of his work and the work of David Blower, of his family and his friends; exhibition catalogs; and printed mate...

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Creators:
Blower, David, 1901-1976
Dates:
[1928]
Size:
1 Item (film reel (ca. 2 min.), b&w, 16mm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.blowdavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Footage taken by Blower, who was a student at the John Wicker School of Art, of faculty members including John P. Wicker himself and Sarkis Sarkisian.

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Creators:
Bertoia, Harry
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 June 20
Size:
33 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bertoi72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Harry Bertoia conducted 1972 June 20, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Bertoia speaks of his childhood in San Lorenzo, Italy; his family; his art education at Cass Technical School, the Society of Arts and Crafts in Detroit, and Cranbrook Academy; his early metal work and woodcuts; defense work with Charles Eames ...

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Creators:
Kozlow, Richard M., 1926-2008
Barrie, Dennis
Dates:
1974 Apr. 5
Size:
77 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.kozlow74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Richard Kozlow conducted 1974 Apr. 5, by Dennis Barrie, for the Archives of American Art. Topics discussed include his early determination to be an artist; his service in the Navy; work as a commercial designer in New York; the Detroit art scene in the 1950s; his travels in England, Mexico, and Mallorca; Sarkis Sarkisian, Lawrence F...

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Creators:
Broner, Robert, 1922-
Barrie, Dennis
Dates:
1974 May 3-8
Size:
48 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.broner74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Robert Broner conducted 1974 May 3-8, by Dennis Barrie, for the Archives of American Art. Broner speaks of growing up in Detroit; his early interest in art due to his brother's influence; attending Cass Technical High School and Wayne University; his U.S. Army service during World War II; getting his Masters' at UCLA; teaching and l...

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Creators:
Kamperman, George A. (George Abel), 1880-1961
Kamperman, Abbie, 1884-1972
Dates:
1930-1972
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kampgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with artists, printed material including catalogs, obituaries and resolutions honoring George A. Kamperman, biographical sketches, and 3 photographs of George A. Kamperman. Artists include: William Gaugler, Carl Milles, Hugo de Soto, Arnold Blanch, Charles Culver, Ernest Fiene, Gerald Mast, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Frederick Papsdorf, Nura a...

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Creators:
Woolfenden, William E. (William Edward), 1918-1995
Dates:
1938-1967
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.woolwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily photographs of works exhibited in Michigan Artist Craftsmen exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts, 1950-1956, and Designer Craftsmen U.S.A. 1953 for which Woolfenden was a juror. Many of the photographs have labels identifying the museum holding the work, the artists' name, and year exhibiting. Some printed material, notecards and oth...

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Creators:
Jacques Seligmann & Co
Dates:
1904-1978
bulk 1913-1974
Size:
203.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.jacqself
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of Jacques Seligmann & Co. measure approximately 203.1 linear feet and date from 1904 to 1978, with bulk dates from 1913 to 1974. The collection includes extensive correspondence files, reference material on American and European collectors and their collections, inventory and stock records, financial records, exhibition files, auction files, and the records of subsidiary companies. The collection is an invaluable resource in tracing the provenance of particular works of art and provides a comprehensive view of the activities of collectors and art dealers in the years leading up to and following World War II.

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