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Creators:
Frazee, John, 1790-1852
Dates:
1819-1966
bulk 1819-1893
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.frazejoh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor and architect John Frazee measure 0.6 linear feet, and date from 1819-1966, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1819-1893. These scattered papers contain documentation of Frazee's early career as a gravestone carver, his commission to design the New York Customs House, and his busts of John Jay, the Marquis De Lafayette, and other famous figures. There is also correspondence with family members, genealogical materials, sketches of Frazee monuments and stone engravings, poems and notes by Frazee, printed materials, a few financial documents, photographs of works of art, and a plaster cast of a medal.

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Creators:
Kuehne, Max, 1880-1968
Dates:
1908-2001
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kuehmaxp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Color photocopies of Kuehne's diary, account books, address books, exhibition catalog, and photographs. Account books record the paintings, prints, frames, and pieces of furniture sold to prominent clients and galleries, among them Albert Barnes, Daniel Gallery, Durand-Ruel Gallery, Juliana Force, Albert Gallatin, Rockwell Kent, Knoedler Gallery, E...

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Creators:
Smithson, Robert
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 July 14-19
Size:
59 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.smiths72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Robert Smithson conducted 1972 July 14-19, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art at 799 Greenwich Street in New York on July 14 and 19 1972. Smithson speaks of growing up in Passaic, New Jersey; primary and high school; high school art education; going to New York Museums; writing and its impact on art work; the Artists...

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Creators:
Gershoy, Eugenie, 1901?-1983 or 6
Dates:
1914-1983
Size:
7.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gerseuge
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor and art instructor, Eugenie Gershoy, measure 7.2 linear feet and date from 1914 to 1983. The collection documents Gershoy's career through biographical material, correspondence, business records, notes, writings, artwork, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Smith, David, 1906-1965
Horosko, Marian
Dates:
1964 Oct. 25
Size:
14 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.smitdavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of David Smith conducted by Marian Horosko for "Profiles" on radio station WNCN, New York, N.Y.

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Creators:
Catlett, Elizabeth, 1915-2012
Dates:
1957-1980
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.catleliz
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American painter, printmaker, and sculptor Elizabeth Catlett measure 0.3 linear feet and date from 1957 to 1980. The collection consists of printed material, such as project-related press; exhibition announcements, catalogs, and posters; publications featuring articles about Catlett; clippings; and cards featuring reproductions of Catlett's work.

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Creators:
Katz, Alex, 1927-
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1969 Oct. 20
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recordings: (2 hours), 7 in.)
69 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.katz69
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Alex Katz conducted 1969 Oct. 20, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Katz speaks of his early education; his family's interest in art; his U.S. Navy service; his education at the Cooper Union School and at Skowhegan; styles and methods in painting; his work in collage, portraiture and book illustration; theater set ...

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Creators:
Byers, John Eric, 1959-
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2011 June 13-14
Size:
143 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.byers11
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of John Eric Byers conducted 2011 June 13 and 14, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Byers' home and studio, in Newfield, New York.

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Creators:
Bennett, Ward, 1917-2003
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1973 February 13
Size:
33 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bennet73
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ward Bennett, conducted 1973 February 13, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968
Dates:
February 17, 1963
Size:
1 Item (sound recording (49 min, 30 sec.), digital)
Collection ID:
AAA.millricha
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Lecture on CD of Marcel Duchamp at the Munson-Williams Proctor Institute in Utica, N.Y. marking the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the 1913 Armory Show. Duchamp summarizes the art historical heritage leading up to the Armory Show, including such artists as Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres, Gustave Courbet, Honore Daumie...

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