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Creator:
Cajori, Charles, 1921-2013  Search this
Subject:
Chaet, Bernard  Search this
Ippolito, Angelo  Search this
Adams, Pat  Search this
Simon, Sidney  Search this
Bell, Leland  Search this
Matter, Mercedes  Search this
Cézanne, Paul  Search this
Gray, Cleve  Search this
King, William Dickey  Search this
Cajori, Charles  Search this
Soutine, Chaim  Search this
Forge, Andrew  Search this
Finkelstein, Louis  Search this
Dodd, Lois  Search this
Pearlstein, Philip  Search this
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Whitney Museum of American Art  Search this
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center  Search this
Roko Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Tanager Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Stable Gallery  Search this
Bertha Schaefer Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art  Search this
University of California, Berkeley  Search this
Watkins Art Gallery (American University)  Search this
David Findlay Galleries (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Gallery Association of New York State  Search this
Lohin Geduld Gallery  Search this
New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture  Search this
American University (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
5.8 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
The papers of New York painter, Charles Cajori, measure 5.8 linear feet and date from 1942-2011. The collection documents Cajori's activities as a painter, educator, and co-founder of the Tanager Gallery that was located on the Lower East Side in New York through correspondence; writings and notes; interviews, talks, and panel discussions on art and artists; and printed materials. An addition of 1.7 feet donated 2015 includes correspondence (mostly posthumous regarding Cajori's death), writings, photographs, printed material, medals, and a sound recording relating to Charles Cajori and the Tanager Gallery.
Citation:
Charles Cajori papers, 1940-2015. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Charles F. Cajori (1921-2014) was a painter in New York, New York and Watertown, Connecticut. Cajori was co-founder of the Tanager Gallery with Lois Dodd, Phillip Pearlstein, William Knig, Angelo Ippolito, and Fred Mitchell.
Provenance:
Donated 2011 by Charles F. Cajori and in 2015 by Barbara Grossman, Charles Cajori's wife and executor.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Painters  Search this
Transcripts  Search this
Photographs  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Educators  Search this
Video recordings  Search this
Sound recordings  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15960
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)302402
AAA_collcode_cajochar
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_302402