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Creators:
Pach, Walter, 1883-1958
Dates:
1933 Apr. 30
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
AAA.pachwall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Pach writes to Winthrop asking permission to see Winthrop's collection because it contains "certain things of particular interest for my study and my painting ... Meier-Graefe [Julius Meier-Graefe] told me of seeing a David [Jacques Louis David] at your house ... and Childe Hassam, when lunching with us, spoke with enthusiasm of what he had seen wh...

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Creators:
Plagens, Peter
Dates:
1941-1985
Size:
4.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.plagpete
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art critic and painter Peter Plagens measure 4.9 linear feet and date from 1941-1985. Included are personal and professional correspondence; diaries; an interview of Plagens conducted by Mike Lloyd, 1977 (80 p.); photographs of Plagens, his family, studio, and art work; files on lectures, grants, fellowships, exhibitions, and a petiti...

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Creators:
Pierce, Sue
Dates:
1992- 2002
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.piersue
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibition proposal; letters; files for each of the 54 participating artists containing correspondence, resumes, fabric samples, writings, photographs, and printed material; related correspondence with other artists; the exhibition catalog "Art Quilts: Playing with a Full Deck" (1994) by Sue Pierce and Verna Suit; a résumé, letters and published wr...

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Creators:
Polasek, Albin, 1879-1965
Dates:
1937-1964
Size:
10 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.polaalbi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A biographical sketch of Polasek by Regina Soria, 1964; 2 photographs of Polasek, 1963, one photograph of his work and one photograph of his home; a catalog of Polasek's work published by Brookgreen Gardens, South Carolina, 1937; a postcard reproduction; and 3 clippings.

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Creators:
Potter, Frederick B.
La Farge, John, 1835-1910
Dates:
1909
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.pottfred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter dated Dec. 1909 from John La Farge to Frederick B. Potter about the stained glass windows he made for the First Unitarian Church on Woodward Ave. in Detroit, Michigan. La Farge informs Potter, chairman of the Board of Trustees of the church, that he has referred his letter and "other letters before to the glass men who do my work" and that t...

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Creators:
Schiwetz, Pete, 1909-
Dates:
1939-1971
Size:
2 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.schipete
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ca. 2,000 letters, including correspondence with family, bronze caster Bruno Bearzi, Carl and Olga Milles, curator Anne Hedmark (at Millesgarden in Stockholm), Clifford West, William McVey, Francis Rich, Herring Coe, Albert Christ-Janer, and others; business correspondence regarding his fountain at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, "Symbol of the Art...

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Creators:
Van Vleck, Natalie, 1901-1974
Dates:
[ca. 1919]-1992
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vanvlec
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Sketches and 3 sketchbooks with notes; notes from Robert Henri's and other's lectures at the Art Students League, 1919-1920; an exhibition catalog, 1992; and a clipping, 1992. Included are explanatory notes for the sketches and sketchbooks provided by Elizabeth H. Jones, a cataloger and curator of VanVleck's work.

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Creators:
Strong, Charles, 1938-
Dates:
1966-1976
Size:
5 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.strochar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers concerning the exhibition "James Budd Dixon: Non-Objective Paintings, 1948-1960" curated by Strong for the College of Notre Dame Art Gallery, 1976. Included are essays about the exhibition and Dixon, a transcript of an interview of Dixon by Mary McChesney, 1965, a checklist of the exhibition, and a clipping.

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Creators:
Spinney, Frank
Parrish, Maxfield, 1870-1966
Dates:
[ca. 1960]
Size:
8 Items (sound cassettes)
Collection ID:
AAA.spinfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three untranscribed interviews: one of Frances Grimes conducted by James Farley and Frank Spinney on 5 tapes. Grimes speaks of Augustus Saint Gaudens and other residents of the Cornish, New Hampshire art colony; two interviews of Maxfield Parrish, one conducted by James Farley on 3 tapes, and one conducted by Spinney on 2 tapes (one tape contains p...

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Travisano, Adele
McNeil, George, 1908-1995
Dates:
1972-2006
Size:
15 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.travadel
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ten letters and two postcards from George McNeil to his former student Adele Travisano, 1972-1993. McNeil writes about exhibitions, books, painting materials, his health, and other topics. Printed material documents McNeil's relationship with students through an exhibition announcement for Teachers and Students held at Acme Fine Art, 2004, and a ca...

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