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Creators:
Brook, Alexander, 1898-1980
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1977 July 7-8
Size:
91 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.brook77
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Alexander Brook conducted 1977 July 7-8, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Brook speaks of his childhood and family; his early interest in painting; studying at the Art Students League with Dmitri Romanowsky and Kenneth Hayes Miller; women at the Art Students League; his first wife, Peggy Bacon; his travels in Euro...

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Creators:
Spark, Victor D. (Victor David), 1898-1991
Dates:
circa 1830-1983
bulk 1930-1970
Size:
22.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sparvict
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Victor D. Spark papers measure 22.2 linear feet and date from circa 1830 to 1983, with the bulk of the material from 1930 to 1970. The papers document Spark's career as a New York City art dealer and appraiser who was most active from World War II through the 1970s, focusing on Old Masters paintings and 19th and early 20th century American art. Found within the papers are biographical materials, artist files, client files, financial records, legal records, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Rosenborg, Ralph M., 1913-1992
Dates:
1935-1991
Size:
1.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.roseralm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Untranscribed interviews and recordings; four albums of photographs of Rosenborg's paintings, 1938-1980; and 9 scrapbooks, 1935-1991, containing clippings, letters, publicity, and photographs of Rosenborg.

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Creators:
Van Vleck, Natalie, 1901-1974
Dates:
[ca. 1919]-1992
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vanvlec
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Sketches and 3 sketchbooks with notes; notes from Robert Henri's and other's lectures at the Art Students League, 1919-1920; an exhibition catalog, 1992; and a clipping, 1992. Included are explanatory notes for the sketches and sketchbooks provided by Elizabeth H. Jones, a cataloger and curator of VanVleck's work.

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Creators:
Di Gioia, Frank, 1900-
Dates:
1938-1964
Size:
36 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.digifran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence (5 items), including a letter from Walt Kuhn to Homer Saint-Gaudens recommending di Gioia and his work; drawings; photographs of di Gioia and his paintings; reproductions of his work; exhibition catalogues, announcements, and clippings; and biographical data.

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Creators:
Gruppe, Charles Paul, 1860-1940
Dates:
1903-1940
Size:
45 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.grupchap
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Several letters and postcards, 1903-1939, and undated, sent primarily to Gruppe's daughter Virginia, and to his aunt Clara Gruppe, which discuss personal matters, as well as mentioning specific paintings and prices; an account book, and miscellaneous business records, ca. 1931-1940; several exhibition announcements; and two clippings.

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Creators:
Solinger, David M., 1906-1996
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1977 May 6
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (5 in.)
31 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.soling77
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with David M. Solinger conducted 1977 May 6, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Rhoden, John (John W), 1918-
Ghent, Henri, 1926-
Dates:
1968 July 21
Size:
67 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.rhoden68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of John W. Rhoden conducted 1968 July 21, by Henri Ghent, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Tobias, Julius, 1915-1999
Dates:
1945-1977
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.tobijuli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ca. 360 letters; photographs of Tobias's work and of him; four sketches; biographical material; exhibition catalogs and press releases; teaching contracts; clippings; and a small watercolor by William Littlefield with a personal greeting. Included are materials relating to New York's East Tenth Street cooperative galleries of the 1950s.

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Creators:
Thomas, William Radford, 1930-
Dates:
1973-1975
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.thomwilr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, photographs, notes; business records, and printed material relating to art at Expo '74 in Spokane Washington and an exhibition at Eastern Washington State College, "Sightings".

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