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Creators:
Krasnow, Peter, 1886-1979
Dates:
1914-1984
Size:
6.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kraspete
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, printmaker, and sculptor Peter Krasnow (1886-1979) and his wife, writer Rose Krasnow (1885-1984), measures 6.9 linear feet and date from 1914 to 1984. Papers include biographical materials, a sound recording, correspondence, essays, poetry, short stories, notes, transcripts of lectures and radio talks, five diaries of Peter Krasnow, personal business records, exhibition catalogs and announcements, clippings, magazines, five sketchbooks, sketches and drawings in multiple media, prints, and photographs.

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Creators:
Sotomayor, Antonio, 1904-
Dates:
circa 1920-1988
Size:
1.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sotoanto
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The collection documents the career of Bolivian born painter and illustrator, Antonio Sotomayor, his interest in Latin American art and artists, and his association with the San Francisco arts community. Materials found in the collection include letters, writings, sketches and sketchbooks, printed material and photographs.

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Creators:
Edge, Doug, 1942-
Dates:
circa 1951-2020
Size:
2.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.edgedoug
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Los Angeles conceptual sculptor, painter, and photographer Doug Edge measure 2.9 linear feet and date from circa 1951 to 2017. The collection includes exhibition and project files, illustrated journals, writings, printed material, photographic material, and artwork. There is a 0.2 linear foot unprocessed addition to this collection donated in 2021 that includes a self published book and notes, dating from 1969-2020.

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Creators:
Monroe, Arthur
Dates:
circa 1940-2019
Size:
22.6 Linear feet
6.36 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.monrarth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American abstract expressionist painter, arts administrator and educator Arthur Monroe measure 22.6 linear feet and 6.3 gigabytes and date from circa 1940 to 2019. Monroe was the registrar at the Oakland Museum and American Studies professor at University of California, Berkeley and San Jose State University. This collection documents his career through biographical material, correspondence, writings, FESTAC records, professional files, research files, teaching files, printed material, and photographic material.

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Creators:
Ludwig, Helen
Dates:
1937-1999
Size:
10.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ludwhele
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A majority of the collection contains sketchbooks by Helen Ludwig. Also included are biographical information; correspondence; published and unpublished writings by Ludwig; photographs and slides of works of art; financial documents; and printed material.

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Creators:
Goings, Ralph
Dates:
circa 1950-2008
Size:
4.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.goinralp2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of California Photorealist painter Ralph Goings, measure 4.1 linear feet and date from circa 1950 to 2005. The collection is comprised of biographical material, professional correspondence with artists, dealers, museums, and other art organizations, project files, inventory and sales records dating from 1970 to 1975, and printed material featuring Goings and his artwork. There is a 1.7 linear foot unprocessed addition to this collection donated in 2020 that includes slides and photographs used for paintings (source material and subjects) and images and photographs of works of art; inventory of works of art; correspondence; and project and exhibition files. Materials date from circa 1957-2008. A portion of the addition is in electronic format.

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Creators:
Guttmann, Ethel Weiner, 1916-1990
Dates:
1937-1977
Size:
110 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.guttethe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters; drawings, sketches and etchings; photographs of Guttmann, her work, and the San Francisco Art Festival; exhibition catalogs and announcements; clippings; and miscellaneous material.

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Creators:
Van Young, Oscar, 1906-1993
Vann, Loli, 1913-
Dates:
1940-1993
Size:
3.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vanyoun
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Scrapbooks, photographs, clippings and exhibition records. Approximately one-third of the papers relate to the painting career of Van Young's wife, Loli Vann.

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Creators:
Michels, Vera, 1894-1990
Dates:
1920-1965
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.michvera
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three notebooks from George Demont Otis' art classes, 1935-1938; copies of two works of art by Otis; three sketches by Michels; and photographs of several works of art by Michels.

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Creators:
Cremean, Robert, 1932-
Dates:
1957-1966
Size:
5 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.cremrobe3
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two letters from Cremean to Dorothy Tyler and one from Tyler back to Cremean; one photograph of Cremean in his studio; and an advertisement with a picture of Cremean's work from Time magazine.

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