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Creators:
De Rivera, José Ruiz, 1904-1985
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1968 February 24
Size:
60 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.derive68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of José de Rivera conducted 1968 February 24, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. De Rivera recalls his childhood on sugar plantations in Louisiana; his early work in New Orleans and Chicago as a mechanic; his training as a commercial artist at Chicago's Studio School and taking life drawing classes with John Norton. He...

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Creators:
Hayes, Bartlett H., 1904-1988
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 Oct. 24
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
16 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hayes72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Bartlett H. Hayes conducted 1972 Oct. 24, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Hayes speaks of the American Academy in Rome, its history, its administration, and his affiliation with it.

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Creators:
Leopold, Eunice Robinson, 1916-2001
Dates:
1958-2000
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.leopeuni
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Included are letters to Eunice Leopold (1958-1986) concerning loans and gifts of prints by Benton Spruance; a letter from Henri Marceau to Spruance (1963), a letter from Ludwig Bemelmans (1958); letters to Leopold from Spruance (1961- 1967); sound recordings containing a Spruance lecture on prints and printmaking; printed matter relating to Spruanc...

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Creators:
Joseph, Ronald, 1910-1992
Dates:
circa 1951-1972
bulk 1951-1952
Size:
1 microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.joserona
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of two of African American abstract painter Ronald Joseph's sketchbooks. One sketchbook is dated 1951-1952. The other contains a dated collage from 1972, but the bulk of the work probably dates from the 1950s.

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Creators:
Laigo, Val M., 1930-1992
Dates:
1954-1998
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
0.4 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.laigval
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; correspondence, 1954-1991, mainly regarding teaching positions at Seattle University and commissions; 7 sketches for mural projects; art inventories, 1970 and 1987; writings, including biographical notes, and a portion of his M.F.A. thesis "Hard Edge Variations," 1964; exhibition announcements; clippings; photographs of Laigo in his studi...

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Creators:
Boyd, E. (Elizabeth), 1903-1974
Dates:
1963 November 6
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.boydeliz
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typed notes dated November 6, 1963, excerpted from her notebook. Boyd describes her work for the Index of American Design in New Mexico, 1936-1937, where she was engaged in research, did renderings of folk art for the Index and especially the Portfolio of Spanish Colonial Design, and handled photographs by project photographers. She comments on the...

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Creators:
Parkinson, Elizabeth Bliss, 1907-2001
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1970 Nov. 30-Dec. 17
Size:
97 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.parkin70
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Elizabeth Bliss Parkinson conducted 1970 Nov. 30-Dec. 17, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Root, Edward Wales, d. 1956
Dates:
[ca. 1930]
Size:
2 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.rootedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two letters to Root from Louis Michel Eilshemius. Eilshemius discusses a small oil painting purchased by Root that he admirers, his interest in art, the "struggle against irrecognition", his animosity toward the National Academy of Design, views on intellect, and his work other than painting.

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Creators:
Read, Helen Appleton, 1897-1974
Dates:
[ca. 1935]
Size:
50 Items (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.readhela
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL 76: Letters to Roy Moyer of the American Federation of Arts, Edward Bruce to Henry Varnum Poor, and an open letter to artists from Bruce; biographical data on Read; a transcript of a lecture given by Read on the background of the early American landscape school; and lectures and reports based on Read's survey of art in federal buildings which ...

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Creators:
Rauzin, Julius
Eakins, Susan Macdowell
Dates:
1935-1938
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.rauzjuli2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

38 letters from Susan Macdowell Eakins to Rauzin regarding exhibitions, works purchased by Rauzin from Eakins, and personal matters; and one letter from Eakins to Walter Pach.

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