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Creators:
Duveen Brothers
Dates:
1910-1933
Size:
4 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.duvebrot
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A United States Circuit Court Bill of Indictment: The United States of America vs. Benjamin Duveen, Henry J. Duveen, Joel J. Duveen, Joseph J. Duveen, and Louis J. Duveen, 1910; a "supplemental protest" to the Commisssioner of Internal Revenue from Joseph Duveen, May 5, 1927; a statement before the Commissioner of Internal Revenue "in the matter of...

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Creators:
Art League of Houston
Dates:
1948-1983
Size:
4 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.artleagh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed Art League of Houston papers contain two scrapbooks (1948-1983) including lists of events, members and officers, and printed material; as well as a file on the Art League's program, "Tribute to a Texas Artist," honoring E. M. "Buck" Schiwetz (1983), containing letters of congratulations to Schiwetz from artists and others, clippings...

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Taylor, Bertha Fanning, 1883 or 8-1980
Dates:
1929-1972
Size:
0.6 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.taylbert
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL 286: Papers reflecting Taylor's activity as an American-born artist, teacher, art critic and lecturer working in France between the two World Wars and her later activities as a teacher at the Norfolk Division of William and Mary College. Included are correspondence, a typescript of her autobiography, My Fifteen Years in Paris; exhibition catal...

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Creators:
Soyer, Raphael, 1899-1987
Dates:
1947
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.soyerapa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A typed letter from Raphael Soyer to "Dear Fellow Artist," enclosing a statement from a "group of artists" regarding the "status of our profession today." The statement, approved by 31 artists, deplores the growing dominance of art theorists and museum officials who were causing art, particularly abstract art, to become esoteric and exclusive. Amon...

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Creators:
Brownlow, David, 1915-
Dates:
1935-1979
Size:
0.9 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.browdavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; correspondence, 1946-1979, including letters from friends and colleagues about the exhibition and sale of Brownlow's works; awards, 1935-1959; exhibition announcements and catalogs; newspaper clippings; 49 photographs of Brownlow and his works; printed materials; price lists; and 4 scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings, print...

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Creators:
Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826
Dates:
1793-1932
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.morsjedi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters received, 1793-1823, from notable persons interested in Morse's work as a geographer and clergyman, including: Joseph Barrell, William Blount, John Erskine, John Jay, James Kent, Josiah Quincy, David Ramsay, Jno. G. Tyler, Elkanah Watson, Noah Webster, and Samuel F. B. Morse; and Morse family correspondence, 1807, 1822, and 1867. Typescript...

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Creators:
Swartz, Beth Ames, 1936-
Dates:
1970-1984
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.swarbeth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; a copy of a letter, 1983, from Swartz to John Perreault in which she discusses her work and her recent travels to sacred Indian healing sites in the Southwest and to the cave Font-de-Gaume in France; printed material; a masters thesis, BETH AMES SWARTZ' STYLISTIC DEVELOPMENT, 1960-1980, written by Mary Lou Reed, Arizona State Uni...

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Creators:
Van Ingen, Lawrence B.
Dates:
1872-1985
Size:
13 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.vaninge
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Six letters concerning the provenance of the portrait of Daniel Boone by Chester Harding, including a two-page description of the painting and Harding written by George Bingham to Colvin Randall, Dec. 25, 1872, and two letters to Herbert Lee Pratt; a photograph of a detail; a receipt for the portrait from the Connecticut Valley Historical Museum to...

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Creators:
Schorre, Charles
Dates:
1964-1979
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.schochar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibition announcements; monographs; photocopies of clippings; photographs of Schorre and his work; correspondence with William Bullock, Robert Fawcett, Robert Osborn, Aaron Siskind, Raymond Nogar, and others; sketchbook pages; and diary entries.

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Creators:
Burr, George Elbert, 1859-1939
Dates:
1885-1972
Size:
3.1 Linear feet (ca. 3500 items (on 4 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.burrgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A family history; income tax records and miscellaneous documents; correspondence, 1885-1939, including letters to Burr family friends the Smurthwaites concerning Burr; clippings and articles; writings; printed material; a scrapbook containing drawings and reproductions of Burr's work; photos of Burr, his family, his studio, subjects, and travels; p...

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