Query: Jewelers -- California -- San Francisco
Florence Resnikoff papers
Creators:
Resnikoff, Florence Lisa Herman
Dates:
circa 1950-2011
Size:
1.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.resnflor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of silversmith, Florence Resnikoff measure 1.4 linear feet and date from circa 1950-2011. Included is professional correspondence regarding Resnikoff, silversmithing and Resnikoff's work; printed material; few photographs; price lists; and project files.

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Merry Renk papers
Creators:
Renk, Merry, 1921-2012
Dates:
1952-2000
Size:
0.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.renkmerr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of San Francisco metal-worker, jeweler, and painter Merry Renk measure 0.9 linear feet and date from 1952 to 2000. The collection comprises business records that include sales invoices, inventories, exhibition price lists, correspondence, and other material related to Renk's business activities. Also found are printed materials, a few sketches of utensils, writings, and a video recording of the documentary "Merry Renk: Jeweler" by Alan Leveton.

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Oral history interview with Merry Renk
Creators:
Renk, Merry, 1921-2012
Fisch, Arline M.
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2001 January 18-19
Size:
49 Pages (Transcript)
1 Item (sound file (4 min. 15 sec.) Audio excerpt, digital)
Collection ID:
AAA.renk01
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Merry Renk conducted 2001 January 18-19, by Arline M. Fisch, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Renk's home and studio, San Francisco, California.

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Margaret De Patta papers
Creators:
De Patta, Margaret, 1903-1964
Dates:
circa 1930-2012
Size:
2.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.depamarg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of California jewelry designer Margaret De Patta measure 2.7 linear feet and date from circa 1930 to 2012. The papers include correspondence, writings, teaching files, exhibition files, personal business records, printed material, artwork and sketchbooks, and photographs.

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Oral history interview with Claire Falkenstein
Creators:
Falkenstein, Claire, 1908-1997
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Women in the Arts in Southern California Oral History Project
Dates:
1995 Mar. 2-21
Size:
3 Sound cassettes (Sound recording (60 min. each), analog)
51 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.falken95
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Claire Falkenstein conducted 1995 Mar.2-21, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art, Women in the Arts in Southern California Oral History Project, in Falkenstein's studio, Venice, Calif.

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Interview with Merry Renk
Creators:
Lauria, Jo
Dates:
April 28, 2012
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.laurjo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with San Francisco goldsmith Imogene "Tex" Gieling conducted by Jo Lauria, April 28, 2012 for her article on jeweler and designer Margaret De Patta, "Margaret De Patta: Pioneer of Modern Studio," in Ornament magazine, September 2012 issue.

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Oral history interview with Peter Macchiarini
Creators:
Macchiarini, Peter
McChesney, Mary Fuller
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 Oct. 18
Size:
25 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.macchi64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Peter Macchiarini conducted 1964 Oct. 18, by Mary McChesney, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

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Claire Falkenstein papers
Creators:
Falkenstein, Claire, 1908-1997
Dates:
circa 1914-1997
bulk 1940-1990
Size:
42.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.falkclai
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor, painter, jewelry designer, and teacher Claire Falkenstein measure 42.8 linear feet and date from 1917 to her death in 1997. There is extensive correspondence with fellow artists, collectors, critics, friends, museums, and galleries. The collection also contains biographical materials, much of it collected and organized by Falkenstein, personal and business records, writings, diaries, exhibition files, commission files, teaching files, photographs, original artwork, scrapbooks, and printed materials. There is a short motion picture film of an interview with Falkenstein featuring the windows she designed for St. Basil's Church in Los Angeles.

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Oral history interview with Bob Winston
Creators:
Winston, Bob, 1915-
Baizerman, Suzanne
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2002 July 31-October 10
Size:
95 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.winsto02
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Bob Winston conducted 2002 July 31-2002 October 2002, by Suzanne Baizerman, for the Archives of American Art as part of the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the artist's home in Concord, California.

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Thomas Carr Howe papers
Creators:
Howe, Thomas Carr, 1904-1994
Dates:
1932-1984
Size:
4.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.howethom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Thomas Carr Howe papers measure 4.4 linear feet and date from 1932 to 1984. Howe was director of the California Palace of the Legion of Honor in San Francisco for nearly 40 years, and he served as one of the Monuments Men in the Monuments, Fine Art and Archives (MFAA) Section of the U.S. Army during World War II. The collection documents Howe's MFAA work in Germany and Austria locating and recovering cultural artifacts and artwork stolen by the Nazis. There is significant correspondence with friends and colleagues, as well as fellow Monuments Men such as Samson Lane Faison, Edith Standen, and George Stout. The papers also includes reports, inventories of stolen artwork, maps, annotated photographs, a scrapbook, and photographs. The papers also document Howe's later work at the California Palace of the Legion of Honor.

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