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Creators:
Smith, Xanthus, 1839-1929
Dates:
1883-1892
Size:
2 Volumes ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.smitxant
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Handwritten diary, January 1-December 31, 1883, and July 1, 1891-May 14, 1892. The entries detail the daily events of Smith, who painted in his studio almost every day, usually finishing a painting in one to three days. The entries also record his domestic life, living with his wife, children, and father, painter Russell Smith, outside of Philadelp...

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Creators:
Reinsel, Walter, 1905-1979
Dates:
1941-1972
Size:
0.1 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.reinwalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Reinsel from Morris Blackburn, Charles Coiner, and Abraham Rattner. Letters from Blackburn discuss illustration, photography and his activities. Letters from Coiner discuss his painting, and Rattner's letters describe his work, including a stained glass project for Container Corporation.

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Creators:
La Farge, John, 1835-1910
Dates:
1904 Oct. 15
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.lafajohn1
Repository:
Archives of American Art

One page typed letter from John La Farge to New York Society Library Librarian Frank B. Bigelow (whom La Farge addresses as J.B. Bigelow) regarding a request by Bigelow for the 1894 Society of American Artists annual exhibition catalog. La Farge writes that he will try to send the catalog through the Society's secretary and have the library added t...

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Beaux, Cecilia, 1855-1942
Dates:
circa 1890-1912
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.beauceci3
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed Cecilia Beaux photographs and newsclippings contain photographs of Beaux and her family, among them William F. Biddle, Rev. Aratus Kent, Ernesta Drinker, Emily Leavitt Biddle, Mr. and Mrs. Henry S. Drinker, and Eliza Leavitt; a glass negative of Beaux's residence, Green Alley; and news clippings about Beaux, including an interview, ...

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Creators:
Berg, Siri B.
Dates:
1966-1998
Size:
1.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bergsiri
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Files include correspondence, commissions, studies for paintings, printed material, announcements, exhibition catalogs, photographs, and a videocassette. Studies for paintings include Berg's The Black series, 1976; Collograph, 1980; Cosmic Veil, prints 439-441, 1983; Cycle of 5, 1973-1974; Environmental Boxes, 1979-1981; Four Elements, 1978-1979; F...

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Creators:
Close, Chuck, 1940-
Lyon, Christopher
Dates:
2017 July 20
Size:
2 Items (sound files (1 hr., 34 min.) Audio, digital, wav)
19 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.close17
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Chuck Close conducted 2017 July 20, by Christopher Lyon, for the Archives of American Art, at Close's home and studio in Long Beach, New York.

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Creators:
Deming, Edwin Willard, 1860-1942
Dates:
[undated] and 1923-1925
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.demiedwi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typescript (photocopy), "The Life of Edwin Willard Deming," possibly by his daughter Alden Deming, undated; a priced list of Deming's works of art; copyprints made from glass slides, including 23 of works of art, and 22 of American Indians and related scenes; a catalog from the Brooklyn Museum exhibition on Deming, "Paintings, Decorations, and Bron...

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Creators:
Antonakos, Stephen, 1926-2013
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1975 May 9
Size:
125 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.antona75
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Stephen Antonakos conducted 1975 May 9, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Waite, Harriet Endicott
Dates:
1923-1956
Size:
4.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.waitharr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, writings and notes, business records, sketches, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Tiffany, Louis Comfort, 1848-1933
Dates:
1902-1918
Size:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.tiffloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A scrapbook containing printed material and photographs concerning Tiffany's work.

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