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Creators:
Lisle, Laurie
Dates:
1902-1990
Size:
3.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lisllaur
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Laurie Lisle research material on Georgia O'Keeffe and Louise Nevelson measures 3.4 linear feet and dates from 1902-1990. The collection consists of copied biographical papers, recordings, correspondence, and printed material related to O'Keeffe, and 97 recorded interviews related to the life of Louise Nevelson. The outcome of Lisle's research on O'Keeffe resulted in her book, Portrait of an Artist: A Biography of Georgia O'Keeffe (1980); and on Nevelson, Lisle authored, Louise Nevelson: A Passionate Life (1990).

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Creators:
Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991
Dates:
1920-2004
Size:
21.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.groschai
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York City sculptor and teacher Chaim Gross measure 21.1 linear feet and date from 1920-2004. The collection provides comprehensive documentation of Gross's career through biographical material, personal and professional correspondence with family, artists, writers, galleries, museums, educational institutions, and religious and philanthropic organizations, writings, personal business records, extensive printed and published material including motion picture film and video recordings of four documentaries, one hundred and fifteen sketchbooks spanning the bulk of Gross's career, and photographs of Gross, his family, many friends and colleagues from the art world, his studio, personal art collection, and works of art. An unprocessed addition of three sketchbooks was donated in 2020.

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Creators:
La Napoule Art Foundation, Henry Clews Memorial
Dates:
1939-1987
Size:
45 Items ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
1 Item (Addition, videotape)
Collection ID:
AAA.lanaartf
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers concerning the sculptor Henry Clews and his wife, the architect Marie Clews, and their rebuilding of Chateau de la Napoule.

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Ludins, Ryah, 1896-1957
Dates:
circa 1920-1950
Size:
0.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ludiryah
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Ryah Ludins portfolio measures 0.1 linear feet and dates from circa 1920-1950. The porfolio contains photographs of murals by Ryah Ludins, which were mostly commissioned for government art projects in the 1930s.

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Creators:
Esman, Betty, 1904-1996
Dates:
1926-1980
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((microfilmed on 1 partial reel))
0.2 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.esmabett
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily correspondence, mail art, and printed material documenting Esman's career and her personal and professional relationships with artists Ray Johnson, Rufino Tamayo, Jacques Lipchitz and others.

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Creators:
Reynolds, Gary A.
Dates:
1973-1990
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.reyngary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research material for exhibitions curated by Reynolds at the Grey Art Gallery, for articles, essays, and his graduate studies; and miscellaneous correspondence and subject files.

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Doktor, Raphael, 1902-
Dates:
1931-1942
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.doktraph
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Reports and photographs of the Technical Service Division of the WPA-Federal Art Project, New York; publications of the New York City WPA Art Project including "The WPA Federal Art Project a Summary of Activities and Accomplishments," undated, "Oils, Watercolors, Prints & Sculpture by Artist Teachers of the Art Teachers Division," 1939, "Art in Act...

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Creators:
Makler Gallery
Dates:
1957-1989
Size:
2.3 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.maklgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Files on artists and galleries; sales book; price lists; photographs; printed material; and scrapbooks.

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Creators:
Kohlmeyer, Ida, 1912-1997
Dates:
[ca. 1950]-1997
Size:
2 Linear feet (Reels 5280-5281 (Loan))
18 Linear feet (Unmicrofilmed (Gift))
Collection ID:
AAA.kohlida
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist and influential teacher Ida Kohlmeyer document her teaching career at Newcomb College, her many exhibitions and commissioned works, the day-to-day operation of her studio, her family life, and her involvement in her creative endeavors.

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Creators:
Rambusch, Catha Grace
Dates:
1921-1975
Size:
7 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.rambcath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers acquired by Rambusch concerning architectural history of New York.

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