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Creators:
Society of Washington Printmakers (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1956-1965
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sociofwp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibition catalogs and announcements, and 13 photographs of members of the Society. The photographs were used in an exhibition at the Athenaeum, Alexandria, Va., and most are annotated with biographical information.

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Creators:
Taylor, Prentiss, 1907-1991
Dates:
1885-1991
Size:
20.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.taylpren
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The collection measures 20.4 linear feet, dates from 1885 to 1991 (bulk dates 1908-1986) and documents the career of Harlem Renaissance lithographer, teacher, and painter Prentiss Taylor. The collection consists primarily of subject/correspondence files (circa 16 ft.), reflecting Prentiss' career as a lithographer and painter, his association with figures prominent in the Harlem Renaissance, notably Carl Van Vechten and Langston Hughes, his activities as president of the Society of Washington Printmakers and other art organizations, his work in art therapy treating mental illness, and his teaching position at American University. The subject files contain mostly correspondence, but many include photographs and printed material. Also included are biographical, financial, legal and printed material; several hundred photographs; notes and writings; sketchbooks, drawings and a few prints by Taylor; and scrapbooks dating from 1885-1956.

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Creators:
Washington Print Club
Dates:
1976
Size:
9 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.washprin
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A catalog of the Washington Print Club Members' Show, National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington, D.C., September 24 through November 17, 1976, and one letter each to Lynn Minna, organizer of the show, from artists Howard Norton Cook, Fritz Eichenberg, Armin Landeck, Gerson Leiber, Norma Morgan, Louis Schanker, Carol Summers, and Stow Wengenroth.

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Creators:
Shapiro, David, 1916-
Dates:
1942-1987
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.shapdavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, undated and 1950-1987, mainly concerning exhibitions and publications; writings, undated & 1974-1978; exhibition catalogs, including many for Society of American Graphic Artists exhibitions; clippings and articles about and by Shapiro; and photographs of works of art and one of Shapiro.

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Creators:
Marder, Dorie, 1916-
Dates:
1946-1983
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.marddori
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; letters, 1955-1983, from Artists Equity Association of New York, Hashomer Hatzair, Meltzer Gallery, National Association of Women Artists, Norfolk Museum of Arts and Sciences, The Painters and Sculptors Society of New Jersey, Summit Gallery, Village Art Center Gallery, and others; a report to the National Association of Women Art...

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Creators:
Inman, Pauline Winchester, 1904-1990
Dates:
[undated] and 1932-1991
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.inmapaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, correspondence, writings, files, art work, and printed material.

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Creators:
Penington, Ruth, b. 1905
Harrington, LaMar, 1917-2005
Dates:
1983 Feb. 10-11
Size:
63 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.pening83
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ruth Penington conducted 1983 Feb. 10-11, by LaMar Harrington, at the artist's home in Seattle, Wash., for the Archives of American Art's Northwest Oral History Project. Penington speaks of her family background; her early interests; her education; the beginnings of the Northwest Printmakers; teaching at the University of California...

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Creators:
FeBland, Harriet
Dates:
1958-2003
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
0.4 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.feblharr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed material and photographs documenting FeBland's career as a sculptor, painter, printmaker, and instructor. Included are artist statements, resumes, exhibition catalogs, announcements, reviews, and press releases for both group and individual shows; exhibition announcements and class schedules for Harriet FeBland Art Workshop; printed materia...

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Creators:
Chicago Society of Etchers
Dates:
1933-1972
bulk 1940-1959
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.chicetch
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily correspondence and a scrapbook kept by several of the Society's secretaries including F. L. Thompson and James Swann. Correspondence mostly with members concerning activities, sales, and exhibitions. Several letters inquire about the status of the Society and whether it will continue. The scrapbook, 1937-1972 (bulk 1937-1948), contains ex...

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Creators:
Arms, John Taylor, 1887-1953
Dates:
1910-1952
Size:
2 Microfilm reels (4 linear feet on 2 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.armsjota
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed John Taylor Arms papers consist of journals from France; an address book; diaries; writings, including a notebook on printmaking made while studying with Bolton Brown; two volumes of consignment records; sketchbooks and drawings of French architecture; a notebook of engineering drawings for Princeton; a scrapbook related to Dorothy ...

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