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Creators:
Alan, Charles, 1908?-1975
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1973 February 17
Size:
31 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.alan73
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Charles Alan conducted 1973 February 17, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Alan reminisces about his sister, Aline Saarinen. He touches upon her educational background; her work for "Art News" magazine and the "New York Times"; and research for her book, "The Proud Possessors," and an unpublished biography of Stanf...

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Creators:
Weiss, Edward
Dates:
1984
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.weisedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A script and table of contents for thirteen episodes of the serial, "The Onyx Fool," performed at 8BC club and Playhouse, in New York; an event calendar for 8BC featuring "The Onyx Fool"; original artwork and poster advertisements for the performance; two photographs and one negative of the performance; and 3 slides used to project images on a scre...

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Creators:
Gassner, Mordi, 1899-1995
Pennington, Estill Curtis
Dates:
1982 Apr. 16
Size:
3 Items (sound files Sound recording, digital, wav file)
24 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.gassne82
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Mordi Gassner conducted 1982 Apr. 16, by Buck Pennington, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Labaudt, Lucien, 1880-1943
Labaudt, Marcelle, 1892-1987
Dates:
1896-1987
Size:
8.5 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 11 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.labaluci
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, photographs, exhibition materials, scrapbooks, journals, printed matter, essays, gallery records and other business records, and miscellaneous papers.

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Rodríguez Báez, Félix, 1926-2013
Rodríguez Báez, Félix, 1926-2013
Cancel, Luis R.
Puerto Rican Artists Video Project
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Dates:
1997 October 25-November 1
Size:
4 Items (video cassettes (Betacam))
4 Items (video files (1 hr., 33 min), digital, mov)
Collection ID:
AAA.baezf97
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Felix Rodríguez Báez conducted by Luis Cancel, 1997 October 25-November 1 for the Archives of American Art's Puerto Rican Artists Video Project.

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Creators:
Dreyfuss, Henry, 1904-1972
Dates:
1927-1972
Size:
130 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.1972-88-332-4
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

This material does not cover all clients and projects undertaken by Dreyfuss. This collection consists of theater design materials, industrial design materials, primarily, though not exclusively, from the 1950s and 60s, draft copies of his books, including extensive research files for the "Symbol Sourcebook," texts of lectures delivered by Dreyfuss, and biographical material. Included is Dreyfuss's Brown Book which provides an outline of his achievements. Photographs and slides of many of his designs are included. Materials relating to three publications include original drafts of the books with author notes, drawings, photographs, correspondence, and research materials. Also contains materials relating to the symbols exhibition held at the Hallmark Gallery in New York City in 1972.This collection was the source of many of the objects and issues addressed in Cooper-Hewitt's 1997 exhibition, "Henry Dreyfuss: Directing Design", and companion book, "Henry Dreyfuss, Industrial Designer: The Man in the Brown Suit", both conceived by Russell Flinchum. 311 reels of microfilm documenting most of the projects undertaken by Dreyfuss Associates were created by the firm and added to the collection later.

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Dates:
circa 2011
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-077
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the research, planning, design, execution, and installation of the exhibition, "Set in Style: The Jewelry of Van Cleef and Arpels," on display at the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum from February 18, 2011 through July 4, 2011. Records also document a book by the same name. The exhibition ...

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Creators:
Barr, Victoria
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1977 January 11-February 18
Size:
222 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.barr77
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Victoria Barr conducted 1977 January 11-February 18, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Fridge, Roy, 1927-
Dates:
1956-1985
Size:
6 Items (microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.fridroyp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REELS 1443-1445 & 3368-3369: A 26 volume journal, 1959-1985, including lists of art work, illustrated ideas for sculpture, scenarios for films, plans for sailboats, a studio and houses, teaching notes, and brief essays; a souvenir book published by Fridge in 1972 containing a chronology of his life and work with photographs and drawings of his scul...

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Creators:
Katz, Alex, 1927-
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1969 Oct. 20
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recordings: (2 hours), 7 in.)
69 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.katz69
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Alex Katz conducted 1969 Oct. 20, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Katz speaks of his early education; his family's interest in art; his U.S. Navy service; his education at the Cooper Union School and at Skowhegan; styles and methods in painting; his work in collage, portraiture and book illustration; theater set ...

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