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Creators:
Danto, Arthur Coleman, 1924-
Dates:
1979-1998
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dantarth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; notes; writings; articles; exhibition announcements and invitations; catalog; printed matter; and monographs. Letters from artists, Audrey Flack, Guerilla Girls, Dick Higgins, Robert Mangold, Cindy Sherman, among others, 1981-1997. Numerous letters from Robert Motherwell; a booklet, L'Humanisme De L'Abstraction" by Robert Motherwell...

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Creators:
Bourgeois, Louise, 1911-2010
Dates:
[ca. 1955]
Size:
2 Items (photographic prints, b&w, 7 x 5 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.bourlouk
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two photographs of painter Willem De Kooning taken by sculptor Louise Bourgeois, ca. 1950s. One shows de Kooning in his studio and the other is of de Kooning and his mother.

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Bengelsdorf, Rosalind, 1916-1979
Dates:
1927-1978
Size:
2.6 Linear feet ((on 4 microfilm reels))
4 Items (Sound recording, sound cassettes)
Collection ID:
AAA.bengrosa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; personal and business correspondence, including correspondence with Francis V. O'Connor regarding her involvement with the WPA Federal Art Project; address books; draft of an unfinished autobiography and other published and unpublished writings; a transcript of an interview with Susan C. Larsen, dealing with American Abstract...

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Creators:
Bloom, Hyman, 1913-
Durlacher Bros. (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1936-1980
Size:
1.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bloohyma2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Dorothy Canning Miller, R. Kirk Askew (of Durlacher Bros.), Henry Allen Moe, Ala Story and others; financial and business records; printed material, including an exhibition catalog, announcements for an exhibit at the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and a 1949 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship; a typescript of an article ...

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Creators:
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891
Dates:
1854-1880
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.lossbens
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Lossing from the following people: Henry Carey Baird, Mr. Barnard, William W. Belknap, Charles Campbell, L. L. Doty, Lyman C. Draper, Theodor F. Dwight, Charles W. Parsons, Anna T. Harrison, and James Grant Wilson. Most of the correspondents are historians, government officials, or relatives of prominent political figures.

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Stuart, James E. (James Everett), 1852-1941
Dates:
1917
Size:
5 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.stuajame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence between Stuart and Mrs. Mary C. Spenser, Michigan State Librarian. Stuart discusses the purchase, size, and price of frames for painting "Sunset Glow on Mt. Hood," to be purchased by the state of Michigan for the Library "Art Gallery." Stuart describes other paintings for possible future purchase, his career in art, his financial pos...

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Creators:
Glendenning, Herman W., 1906-1997
Dates:
1958-[ca. 1965]
Size:
1.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.glenherm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Included are Glendenning's designs and templates for trays and dishes for Leah Curtiss (Leah Curtiss-Gould); and a book of illustrated twentieth century American silver flatware patterns.

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Creators:
Baur, John I. H. (John Ireland Howe), 1909-1987
Dates:
1946-1979
Size:
3.4 Linear feet
13 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.baurjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings, talks, lectures, and contributions to publications, notably his work on the book, NEW ART IN AMERICA; correspondence, writings, memos, and clippings concerning museums (other than the Whitney Museum of American Art), galleries, colleges, the American Federation of Arts, and others; correspondence, printed material, and miscellany relating...

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Creators:
William Morris Hunt Memorial Committee
Dates:
1879-1880
Size:
1 Volume ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.willmorr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A ledger, titled William Morris Hunt, presumably kept by architect and patron Edward C. Cabot, noting contributions made by Bostonians for a memorial to William Morris Hunt. The Committee proposed raising funds to purchase Hunt paintings, and to display them permanently in the "Hunt Room" at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Contributions range from...

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Creators:
Perry, Oliver Hazard, 1842-1913
Dates:
1856-1887
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.perroliv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Four diaries kept by Perry; 1 address book; a scrapbook; and 3 photographs of Perry by George C. Cox.

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