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Creators:
Levitan, Israel, 1912-1982
Dates:
1955 Oct. 5
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.leviisra
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter from Levitan to Director of the Annual Exhibition for Michigan Artists, Detroit Institute of Arts, sending entry forms for the competition.

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Creators:
Heller, Ben, 1925-
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1973 Jan. 8
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
54 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.heller73
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ben Heller conducted 1973 Jan. 8, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Heller speaks of his youth and education in New York; his early interest in music and literature; starting his painting and sculpture collection; the relationship between artists and collectors; art movements and the impact of collectors on them; a...

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Creators:
Partridge, William Ordway, 1861-1930
Dates:
1879-1920
1957
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.partwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor, author, and poet, William Ordway Partridge, who was active in New York City and Washington, D.C., measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1879-1920, and 1957. This small collection consists primarily of letters to Partridge from artists, political figures, art historians, and authors; drafts and typescripts of Partridge's poems; and two clippings about Partridge's sculpture.

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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:
Cikovsky, Nicolai, 1894-
Dates:
1939-1964
Size:
80 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.cikonico
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, 1941-1960; exhibition catalogs; clippings; a sketchbook (20.2 x 12.5 cm., 21 pages drawn), pencil, ink & watercolor on paper, signed, 1943; and photographs.

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Creators:
Wildenhain, Frans, 1905-1980
Dates:
1974
Size:
1 Item ((13 p. on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.wildfrga
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Wildenhain's application for a National Endowment for the Arts grant, 1974, in which he asks for support to work in a new medium, porcelain. A 12-page resume which lists training, exhibitions, prizes and awards, and other activities is included.

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Creators:
Smith, Kiki, 1954-
Lyon, Christopher
Dates:
2017 July 20 and August 16
Size:
4 Items (sound files (3 hrs., 21 min.) Audio, digital, wav)
33 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.smith17
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Kiki Smith conducted 2017 July 20 and August 16, by Christopher Lyon, for the Archives of American Art, at Smith's home and studio in New York, New York.

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Creators:
Rabkin, Leo
Rabkin, Dorothy, 1922-2008
Dates:
1940-1979
Size:
4.6 Linear feet ((partially filmed on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.rabkleo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relating to Leo and Dorothy Rabkin as art collectors, as well as Leo Rabkin's work in painting and sculpture and with American Abstract Artists.

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Creators:
Cecula, Marek, 1944-
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2009 May 19-20
Size:
104 Pages (Transcript)
10 Items (Sound recording: 10 sound files (4 hr., 55 min.), digital, wav)
Collection ID:
AAA.cecula09
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Marek Cecula conducted 2009 May 19-20, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Cecula's studio, in New York, New York.

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Creators:
Block, Dorothy, 1904-1984
Dates:
1920-1985
Size:
0.7 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.blocdoro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL 3481: Biographical data; Block's memoirs and writings on the Federal Art Project, William von Schlegell, and women artists; letters from Aristodemos Kaldis, Jacob Lawrence and others; photographs of Block, her family, von Schlegell, Kaldis, Michael Freilich, and others; 15 photographs of her paintings; a scrapbook containing reproductions of f...

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