MS 7383 Material concerning Mexican masks
Montenegro, Roberto, 1887-1968
Includes notes on making masks, catalog entitled "Mascaras Mexicanas" by Roberto Montenegro, a student paper entitled "A lost handicraft of Mexico: papermaking and witchcraft's unique survival" by Kitty Kaup, and color slides of paper-mache maski making in Acatlan, Guerrero.
Marcel Jurca Collection
This collection consists of a photograph, a 1957 letter, and three drawings relating to the Jurca MJ-2 Tempête (Tempest) (Homebuilt). This collection also contains ten color snapshots and corresponding negatives from 2001 taken at Jurca's office and workshops, located at an airport outside of Paris.
Robert Blum letters to Alexander Drake
Eight letters from Robert Frederick Blum to Alexander Drake concerning Blum's travels in Venice, Madrid, Tokyo, and Alexandria, Virginia. Blum describes his surroundings and briefly mentions his art work, such as in a letter introducing "Mr. Hodges, a gentleman from St. Louis" for whom he plans to illustrate an article …
Herbert Barber Howe collection of photographs, engravings and printed material
Pictures, clippings, and engravings; including a clipping file of pictures of historic places and people; clippings and postcards of New York City and Battery Park reproduced from the Blair Collection (City Museum of New York); HARPER'S WEEKLY illustrations; stereoscopes of American monuments, architecture, sites, and the Philadelphia Exposition of 1876; 10 color …
William Pardee Campbell papers
1 Linear foot (Addition)
Index card files, ca. 8 feet, on bibliographies, American artists and collectors, European artists, and addresses; research files for an uncompleted Ph.D. thesis on American artist, John Gadsby Chapman, who lived 1808-1889, containing correspondence, notes, writings, and about 100 photographs and photostats of Chapman's letters and work; notes for an article on Gilbert …
Erik Guide Haupt papers
Twenty-one letters, 1931-1972 from actress Joan Crawford, Chief Justice Earl Warren, Jocyline (Mrs. James L.) Buckley, and others, complimenting Haupt's portrait work, and three letters from lawyer E. Smythe Gambrell relating to a portrait of William B. Woods. In addition, there are photographs of Haupt and of his work, a group …
From reliable sources : [videorecording] : the Archives of American Art / director, Robert Pierce
Video documentary on the Archives of American Art, a bureau of the Smithsonian Institution holding original source material and microfilm relating to American artists and art history. The video describes the holdings of the archives, the collecting process and the value of the resources to researchers. Appearing in the video …
Donald F. Witherstine papers
A file on sculptor Sheila Burlingame containing 2 letters, a list of her sculpture, exhibition catalogs and announcements, newspaper and magazine clippings, 2 photographs of her sculpture MOUNTAIN GOAT and a photograph of a wood carving THE TRIUMPHANT CHRIST; a receipt from Gallery 200; newspaper clippings about Provincetown's Shore Studios, Gallery 200, and the …
Mabel Hutchinson papers
Memoirs (2 v.); 2 scrapbooks, containing early drawings, letters, cards designed by Hutchinson, articles, catalogs, photographs, and writings; two letters from the Fine Arts Gallery, San Diego, April 1929 outlining the invitation to exhibit in the San Francisco Exposition of 1939; photographs of watercolors and wood constructions; exhibition catalogs; and clippings.