Query: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. School
Patricia Hills papers
Creators:
Hills, Patricia
Dates:
circa 1900-2022
bulk 1968-2009
Size:
47.5 Linear feet
0.113 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.hillspat
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian, curator, and educator Patricia Hills measure 47.5 linear feet and 0.113 GB and date from circa 1900-2022, bulk 1968-2009. Central to this collection are project files documenting professional work that resulted in lectures, publications, exhibitions, art history courses on numerous artists including Alice Neel, Jacob Lawrence, May Stevens, Rudolf Baranik, and John Singer Sargent. These files and files documenting Hills's tenure at the Whitney Museum of American Art include planning documents, research files, correspondence, manuscripts and accompanying publications, as well as other printed materials. Some of this material is in digital format. The collection also contains correspondence with art historians, artists, curators, and others, notably Lawrence Alloway, Lowery Stokes Sims, Lucy R. Lippard, T.J. Clark, Leon Golub, and Donald Kuspit; professional files documenting grants and residencies awarded and consulting work; artist and subject files; other writings; and printed and digital material. Membership and affiliation records document Hills' service to the profession, including Women's Caucus for Art and the Visual Culture/Art History Caucus of the American Studies Association. There is an 8.4 linear foot unprocssed addition to this collection donated in 2022 that includes Patricia Hills' research material regarding Eastman Johnson, consisting of biographical information; professional correspondence; printed material; institutional, exhibition, subject and genre files for Eastman Johnson's works of art; photographs of works of art; writings and lectures; catalog cards; and files regarding works not by Johnson.

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Vose Galleries of Boston records
Creators:
Vose Galleries of Boston
Dates:
circa 1876-1996
bulk 1920-1940
Size:
26.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vosegall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of Vose Galleries of Boston measure 26.6 linear feet and date from circa 1876, 1890s-1996 with the bulk of materials dating from 1920s-1930s. Nearly 90 percent of the collection documents the gallery's handling of American paintings and portraits through incoming and outgoing business correspondence with artists, clients, galleries, and museums, including considerable correspondence with portrait artist Alfred Jonniaux and clients regarding commissioned portraits. Other materials include client files; artists' biographies; records of sales, consignments, framing, restoration, and banking, mostly from the 1940s-1960s; and scattered exhibition catalogs, newspaper clippings, and postcards. Also found is a handwritten manuscript regarding the 1876 Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia, PA and a 1991 videotape about the Vose Galleries and its founding family.

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Oral history interview with T. Lux Feininger
Creators:
Feininger, T. Lux
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1987 May 19-1988 Mar. 17
Size:
6 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
142 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.feinin87
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of T. Lux Feininger conducted by Robert F. Brown for the Archives of American Art.

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Bertha Elizabeth & Ethel Spencer Lloyd papers
Creators:
Lloyd, Bertha Elizabeth, b. 1869
Lloyd, Ethel Spencer, b. 1875
Dates:
1936-1955
Size:
33 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lloybert
Repository:
Archives of American Art

30 letters and greeting cards from the sculptor Brenda Putnam, regarding her bust of musician Ossip Gabrilowitsch, other projects, and other matters; a catalog of Putnam's work published by Brookgreen Gardens, S.C., 1937; a sketch by Putnam; a reproduction of her bust of Gabrilowitsch; and two photos, one of Ethel and one …

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Mischa Richter papers
Creators:
Richter, Mischa, 1910-2001
Dates:
1915-1994
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
0.3 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.richmisc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; certificates and awards; letters, including one notifying Richter of his appointment to the Executive Council of the National Cartoonists Society; an original greeting card from Irving Marantz; photographs of Richter and his work; notes on cartooning; exhibition material; and clippings and other printed material.

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Rose Lamb papers
Creators:
Lamb, Rose
Dates:
circa 1870-1961
bulk 1870-1900
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.lambrose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Boston area portrait painter Rose Lamb date from circa 1870 to 1961, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1870 to 1900, and measure 0.8 linear feet. The collection contains a diploma; letters from artists, writers, historians, and others, including nine letters from former teacher and friend William Morris Hunt; photographs of unidentified people and artwork by Lamb; and original artwork, including a sketchbook, charcoal drawings, watercolors, and two oil paintings.

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Tom Zetterstrom Photograph
Dates:
circa 1970
Size:
1 Photograph
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-124.2
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

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Lawrence Fane papers
Creators:
Fane, Lawrence, 1933-2008
Dates:
circa 1964-2003
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fanelawr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York sculptor Lawrence Fane measure 0.4 linear feet and date from circa 1964-2003. The collection primarily documents Lawrence Fane's activities as a sculptor through biographical material; printed material, including clippings, exhibition announcements, and catalogs; and photographs of artwork.

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Myron Chester and Muriel Leone (Tyler) Nutting papers
Creators:
Nutting, Myron Chester, 1890-1972
Nutting, Muriel Leone Tyler, b. 1892
Dates:
1890-1972
Size:
6 Linear feet ((1,022 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.nuttmyro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers record activities of the Nuttings during their time in Europe in the 1920s where they knew James and Nora Joyce. Included are: correspondence; diaries (11 vols.), 1956-1972; 825 sketches and drawings by Myron; 61 sketchbooks; 130 photographs of the Nuttings, of their studio, and of Myron's work; 5 photograph albums; a 1936 calendar; 2 notebooks, and a …

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Marcia Oakes Woodbury papers
Creators:
Woodbury, Marcia Oakes, 1865-1914
Dates:
1891-1914
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.woodmarc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Journals; sketchbooks; writings; correspondence documenting Woodbury's work, travels in the Netherlands, and ideas on art.

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