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Creators:
Purves, Austin, 1900-
Dates:
1939-1961
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.purvausp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Financial and business records relating to various commissions, including the decorative work on the S.S. America, the S.S. United States, and Grace Line ships Santa Rosa and Santa Paula; the mural decoration of the World War II battle monument in Draguignan, France; the decorative map in the Boston Federal Reserve Bank; and the spandrel sculpture ...

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Henri, Robert, 1865-1929
Dates:
1891
Size:
1 Volume
Collection ID:
AAA.henrirob
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Robert Henri diary, August 29 to September 27, 1891, about his travels in Europe. Henri writes about his visit to Venice and Chioggia, Italy, his train ride from Venice to Etaples, France, and his boat ride from Etaples en route to Boulogne-sur-Mer. Some entries include illustrations. Among other topics, Henri comments on sketches by [Italico] Bras...

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Creators:
Miller, Stephen Robeson
Dates:
1972-1973
Size:
10 Photographic prints (col., 3 1/2 in. x 3 1/2 in.)
1 Photographic print (b&w)
Collection ID:
AAA.millster
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Color photos taken by Stephen Robeson Miller, including 2 of Alexander Calder's sculpture and home, Roxbury, Conn.; 2 of sculpture by Marino Marini and Calder on the lawn at the home of James Thrall Soby, and an interior view of Naum Gabo's house, Middlebury, Ct. showing work by Gabo and Yves Tanguay. The collection also includes photos taken by Po...

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Atkins, Arthur, 1873-1899
Dates:
1908
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (3 p., 57 p. on partial microfilm reel, ill., 19 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.atkiarth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of the published collection of excerpts of Arthur Atkins' notes and letters from his visit to Europe.

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Williams, Mildred, b. 1892
Dates:
1922-1925
Size:
3 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.willmild
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three letters to Williams from her teachers, George Luks and Robert Henri. Luks, writing on Sept 3, 1922 and May 27, 1925, commends her for taking a studio, notes he has returned from Maine with 15 canvasses, and congratulates her on her New York show in 1925. Henri, writing on April 25, 1923, is pleased with her plan to study in France, comments o...

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Burleigh, Sydney Richmond, 1853-1931
Dates:
1875-1914
Size:
9 Volumes
Collection ID:
AAA.burlsydn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Nine sketchbooks with drawings from art classes, from his travels in England, France, Holland, Italy, and Switzerland, and for book illustrations. Three photographs of Burleigh and one of his house in Little Compton, Rhode Island, were inserted in the sketchbooks and have been microfilmed with them.

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Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968
Dates:
1916-1969
Size:
7 Volumes ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.duchmarc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Scrapbooks compiled by Mrs. Marcel Duchamp containing: ca. 15 letters and telegrams to Marcel Duchamp, 1947-1967; poems sent to Duchamp from admirers; an essay on Duchamp by Guy Beatrice, 1954; transcript of an address given by Duchamp to the New York State Chess Association, 1952; an annotated transcript of a press conference interview at Knoedler...

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Creators:
Bunker, George R.
Dates:
1933-1972
Size:
0.2 Items (linear ft. (on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.bunkgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Materials gathered by George Bunker for a catalog on Brodovitch, including minutes of a meeting proposing a Brodovitch foundation, transcripts of a 1964-1965 design workshop Brodovitch gave at Young & Rubicam in New York, an interview transcript, clippings, and magazine articles. Also included is the catalog, Alexey Brodovitch and His Influence, 19...

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Creators:
Chamberlain, Samuel, 1895-1975
Dates:
1908-1971
Size:
13 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.chamsamu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Personal and business correspondence; photographs; etchings; drawings; sketches; writings; biographical material; and clippings.

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Creators:
Colman, Samuel, 1832-1920
Dates:
1855-1961
Size:
34 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.colmsamu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

15 letters to his sister Mela, his brother-in-law Emerson Howard, and other family, dated 1855-1861, also one undated letter and one written in 1901 to Kate, and an undated letter of a descendant. In Colman's letters from France, he writes of life there, and expresses sentiments for the family. Colman also writes of George H. Boughton, with whom he...

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