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Creators:
Dienes, Sari
Dates:
[ca.1960-1970]
Size:
9 Items ((on one partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.diensari
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A brief biographical sketch, "Notes on Art" by Dienes, 1960; a clipping, 1970, and six sketches for paintings.

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Creators:
Arp, August, 1894-1968
Dates:
1927-1981
Size:
94 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.arpaugu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Certificates of baptism and death; correspondence, 1927-1967, with friends, family, and other artists, and letters of condolence to his family on his death; several unpublished poems; art works, consisting of 12 pencil & charcoal sketches, including preliminary drawings for Christmas cards, 8 original silkcreened Christmas cards and designs, 3 hand...

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Creators:
King, Wyncie, 1884-1961
Dates:
[ca. 1940-1950]
Size:
54 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.kingwync
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material and illustrations by King.

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Creators:
Johnston family (Boston, Mass.)
Dates:
1826-1887
Size:
186 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.johnfami
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Miscellaneous papers of David Claypoole Johnston, Thomas Murphy Johnston and John Bernard Johnston including correspondence, writings, sketches, printed items, commonplace books of Sarah E. Murphy Johnston and Mary P. Murphy, as well as 69 unsigned sketches.

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Creators:
Fisher, Jonathan, 1768-1847
Dates:
[undated] / [by Jonathan Fisher]
Size:
16 Items (p. (on 9 frames of microfilm))
Collection ID:
AAA.fishjona
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Treatise discussing materials, colors, techniques, and "receipts for those who paint in water colors." In addition, sketches begin an unfinished section on "Sketching." Hogarth's ANALYSIS OF BEAUTY is quoted.

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Creators:
Pierce, Charles Franklin, 1844-1920
Dates:
1870-1972
Size:
250 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.pierchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical information; personal documents; correspondence; a travel and sketching diary; a diary kept by his wife, Katherine; a record book detailing the disposition of his art works; sketches and sketchbooks; etchings; exhibition catalogs; clippings; photographs of Pierce, his family, reproduction of his works, and reference photographs used fo...

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Creators:
Cook, Gladys Emerson, 1899-
Dates:
circa 1941-1946
Size:
12 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.cookgla
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed material including holiday cards designed by Gladys Cook, "A Portfolio of Purebred Dogs," and "Cats and Kittens" designed by Cook; artwork including pencil sketches of cats and a mock-up of Cook's business card; business records including an author's agreement between Cook and Robert M. McBride & Company for a literary work tentatively titl...

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Creators:
Ball, Caroline Peddle, 1869-1938
Thayer, Abbott Handerson, 1849-1921
Dates:
[ca. 1890-1893]
Size:
4 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.ballcaro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Abbott H. Thayer to "Miss Peddle", unsigned, and two pencil sketches by Thayer of his painting "A Virgin." In a handwritten note accompanying the items, Ball explains: "Here is a letter with sketches by Abbott Thayer. It refers to some little figures I modeled as manikins to use for drapery for his famous painting 'A Virgin.'"

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Creators:
Renier, Joseph Emile, 1887-1966
Dates:
1914-1967
Size:
1.6 Linear feet ((1900 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.renijose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical sketches and resumes; correspondence about his sculpture and medal commissions; condolence letters; awards, lists of his commissions, and a notebook with photos of sculpture and sales information; contracts, invoices, purchase orders, and receipts for his commissions; sketchbooks, sketches, and blue prints; photos of his work; exhibiti...

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Creators:
Von Brockdorff, Louise Medbery
Dates:
[ca. 1905-1920]
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vonbroc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

18 notebooks and ca. 100 loose pages of writings, some with sketches. Also included is a pencil sketch of von Brockdorff.

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