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Creators:
Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964
Taylor, Francis Henry, 1903-1957
Dates:
1940
Size:
11 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.davistuc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter, May 19, 1940, from Davis to Francis Henry Taylor, Director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Davis writes that the "rejection of my work by the acquisitions committee of your museum, followed by Mr. Wehle's explanation of the reason for that rejection, was merely indicative of the fact that work in the style of mine is not usual here." He ...

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Creators:
Kahn, Max
Dates:
1949-1993
Size:
0.6 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.kahnmax
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, photographs, works of arts, printed material and financial records regarding artists Lee Gatch, J.B. Neumann, Curt Valentine and Max Beckmann. Also included are letters to Kahn regarding museum gifts.

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Creators:
Rosenthal, Martin, 1899-1974
Dates:
1933-1962
Size:
0.6 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.rosemart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

8 sketchbooks; photographs; correspondence; clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements; and a handwritten manuscript of an unpublished memoir (290 p.) of George Luks, ca. 1945.

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Schary, Saul, 1904-1978
Dates:
1929-1967 and [undated]
Size:
1.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.schasaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs, letters, exhibition catalogs, printed materials, and sketchbooks.

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DeMonte, Claudia, 1947-
Kirwin, Liza
Dates:
1991 February 13- April 24
Size:
54 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.demont91
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Claudia DeMonte conducted 1991 February 13-1991 April 24, by Liza Kirwin, for the Archives of American Art.

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Barnet, Will, 1911-2012
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1968 January 15
Size:
78 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.barnet68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Will Barnet conducted 1968 January 15, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Freeman, Phyllis
Dates:
1966-1997
Size:
10.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.freephyl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research materials assembled by Phyllis Freeman, on the subject of 20th century artists' manifestos. Files include research correspondence, mss. drafts of the monograph (never published), "Manifestos in the Visual Arts: Programs and Movements Since 1900," and eight feet of subject files, covering movements and groups such as Abstract Expressionism,...

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Creators:
Roberts, Colette, 1910-
Dates:
1918-1971
Size:
10.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.robecoli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York City and Paris art historian, educator, and gallerist Colette Roberts measure 10.2 linear feet and date from 1918 to 1971. Papers include correspondence, writings, teaching records, project proposals, gallery records from Grand Central Moderns Gallery, clippings, Roberts' printed articles, press releases, exhibition catalogs, posters, photographs, and a few works of art on paper. Also found are 124 interviews with contemporary artists conducted by Roberts.

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Creators:
Bishop, Isabel, 1902-1988
Nadelman, Cynthia
Dates:
1987 November 12-December 11
Size:
130 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bishop87
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Isabel Bishop conducted 1987 November 12-December 11, by Cynthia Nadelman, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Varga, Margit, 1908-2005
Dates:
1931-1985
Size:
2 Linear feet ((on a partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.vargmarg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Seven scrapbooks (1931-1982), annotated sketchbooks and other materials cover Margit Varga's career. One scrapbook documents the activities of the Painters and Sculptors' Gallery, 2 contain photographs of Varga and printed material concerning her work as Art Director at LIFE magazine, and 4 have photographs of Varga's paintings, clippings, exhibiti...

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