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Pollock, Jackson, 1912-1956
Dates:
[ca. 1935]
Size:
1 Item ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.polljacl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter to Rita [Benton], n.d., saying that he painted a "pretty good plate" that cracked in the fire, and that he will make and send another. He mentions Christmas dinner and wishes a happy New Year. He adds that Tolegian just painted "the best thing he ever did- a moon scene with stars."

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Platt, Charles A. (Charles Adams), 1861-1933
Dates:
[ca. 1887]
Size:
8 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.platchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three letters to Charles A.Platt from acquaintences Francis Seymour Haden (June 3), Oliver Herford, and Abbott Handerson Thayer (April 20); one letter to Dennis M. Bunker, friend and colleague of Charles A. Platt, from Augustus Saint-Gaudens (Oct. 21); one letter from Bunker to Anne Page (August 1886); a Christmas card to Bunker's wife, Eleanor Har...

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Porter, Rufus, 1792-1884
Dates:
1825-1846
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.portrufu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two essays by Porter, "A Select Collection of Valuable and Curious Arts and Interesting Experiments" and "Essays on Various Kinds of Painting by Rufus Porter, September 11, 1845-April 9, 1846," a compilation of articles for the magazine, SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN.

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Prismatic Club (Detroit, Mich.)
Dates:
1867-1963
Size:
87 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.prisclub
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Limited edition publications of the club; biographical information on artists Lewis Thomas Ives, Percy Ives, and John Mix Stanley; and the literary and art contributions of members, including poems, essays, speeches, cartoons, and sketches.

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Proetz, Victor, 1897-1966
Dates:
[ca. 1930]-1965
Size:
1 Linear foot
5 Items (rolled docs)
Collection ID:
AAA.proevict
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Notebooks, card file, architectural plans, elevations, details, drawings, and designs for chairs, desks, cabinets, picture frames, etc. relating to Proetz's renovation of the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution. Many of the designs and records pre-dating the renovation were evidently used by Proetz in the renovation.

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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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Pyle, Howard, 1853-1911
Dates:
1894 Aug. 19-1899 Nov. 14
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.pylehowa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter to Mr. Marvin regarding a drawing plan Pyle was preparing, and to Ross Turner regarding an exhibition organized by the Colonial Dames.

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Rabb, Lauren
Dates:
[ca. 1990-1995]
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.rabblaur
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research material for an unpublished catalogue raissonné on William Lamb Picknell. Included is Picknell's chronology, biography, criticism, and exhibitions; a card file of works of art arranged in chronological order (titles in quotations are confirmed titles); photographs, slides, transparencies, reproductions, and photocopies of Picknell, his wor...

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Creators:
Reiss, Robert
Dates:
1924-1980
Size:
8 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.reisrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers collected by Reiss while preparing a retrospective exhibition at the Monhegan (Maine) Museum on his grandmother, Sarah Freedman McPherson. Included are biographical material on McPherson; published and unpublished writings about McPherson by Barbara Deming, Michael Loew, James McKinnell, Walter Pach, Anne Poor, Arthur Sainer, and B.F. Skinne...

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Scrivener, Katherine
Reinhardt, Ad, 1913-1967
Dates:
1951 Apr. 16
Size:
3 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.reinadpc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three postcards from Reinhardt to Katherine Scrivener of words Reinhardt chooses to describe art and words he does not like to use in describing art.

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