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Creators:
Beal, Alger
Dates:
circa 1890-1965
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bealalge
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Reynolds Beal material includes a sketchbook containing sketches of ships, entitled "Cruising Aboard U.S.S. School Ship St. Mary's," 1901, scrapbook pages of marine etchings and photographs, a Christmas card, personal photographs, exhibition catalogs, and clippings. Gifford Beal material includes: photographs of him and one of his work, exhibition ...

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Creators:
Milch Gallery
Dates:
1911-1995
Size:
42.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.milcgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of Milch Gallery measure 42.5 linear feet and date from 1911-1995. Edward Milch (1865-1953) opened the Edward Milch Gallery in New York City. In 1916, he formed a partnership with his brother Albert Milch (1881-1951), a gilder and framer, creating E. & A. Milch, Inc., a gallery specializing in American art. Harold C. Milch (1904-1981), Albert's son, was appointed a partner in 1944 and continued the business until his death. Business records of Milch Gallery, 1911-1968, include correspondence, sales records, inventories, financial records, printed matter, photographs, and legal documents. Later additions to the records date from 1922-1995 and include correspondence; artists' files; financial, sales, and stock records; printed material; and photographs.

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Creators:
Atchison, Joseph Anthony, 1895-1967
Dates:
1937
Size:
2 Paintings (watercolor on paper, 14.6 x 20 cm., on sheets 22.9 x 30.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.atchjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Both paintings signed in pen, lower right: "Joseph Anthony Atchison. 1937." Inscription on both: "To Amon [Carter] from Pat. Jan. 17th 1938"

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Whittredge, Worthington, 1820-1910
Dates:
circa 1840s-1965
bulk 1849-1908
Size:
2.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.whitwort
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of landscape painter Worthington Whittredge measure 2.2 linear feet and date from the 1840s to 1965, with the bulk of the papers dating from 1849 to 1908. This small collection documents Whittredge's career as a painter, particularly his years in Europe from 1849 to 1859, through biographical materials, a manuscript of his autobiography, news clippings, catalogs, six sketchbooks and numerous drawings and paintings. Also found are two photographs of Whittredge and a nineteenth-century photo album containing photographs of 32 famous artists.

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Creators:
Greene, Balcomb, 1904-1990
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 Mar. 13
Size:
2 Sound tape reels (Sound recording (3 hours 30 min.), 5 in.)
56 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.greene72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Balcomb Greene conducted 1972 Mar. 13, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Greene speaks of his background as the son of a minister and growing up in various parish towns in Iowa; attending Syracuse University as a psychology major; beginning to draw and write; teaching at Dartmouth College; going to Paris in 1930-19...

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Beal, Reynolds, 1866-1951
Dates:
1874-1939
Size:
6 Microfilm reels (195 items on 6 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.bealreyn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed Reynolds Beal papers contain sketchbooks, art works, notes, photographs, and printed material. Much of the material relates to William Merrit Chase. Microfilmed on Reels 278-282 and Reel 286 are a biographical sketch; 169 sketchbooks (1874-1938); a folder of 32 "Japanese Prints," mostly watercolors; a letter to Beal from his father ...

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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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Creators:
Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925
Dates:
1879-1882
Size:
4 Volumes ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.metcwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Four sketchbooks representing Metcalf's early sketches.

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Creators:
Weir family
Dates:
1809-circa 1961
bulk 1830-1920
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.weirweir
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of the prominent New York and Connecticut Weir family of artists measure 0.8 linear feet and date from 1809-circa 1961, with the bulk of the material dating from 1830-1920. The papers are a collection of correspondence and photographs that constitute a small but vivid record of the influence and relationships of this family of Hudson River School, landscape, and miniature painters. Correspondence consists primarily of letters to painter John Ferguson Weir when he was director of the Yale School of Fine Arts, with scattered letters to his daughter Edith Weir (Perry), and a small amount of correspondence of Robert Weir, his daughter Carrie M. Mansfield, son-in-law Lewis William Mansfield, and Julia Bayard. Letters to John F. Weir are from many late-19th century artists, as well as actors, poets, lawyers, scholars, and clergymen, often concerning arrangements for visiting lectures at the school. Photographs are of Robert Walter Weir, Susan Bayard Weir, Julian Alden Weir, and artwork.

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Creators:
Opie, Catherine, 1961-
Drohojowska-Philp, Hunter
Dates:
2012 August 13-27
Size:
7 Items (Sound recording: 7 sound files (5 hr., 17 min.), digital, wav)
112 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.opie12
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Catherine Opie conducted 2012 August 13-27, by Hunter Drohojowska-Philp, for the Archives of American Art, at Opie's home and studio in Los Angeles, California.

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