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Mildred Constantine papers, 1945-2008

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Creator:
Constantine, Mildred, 1913-2008
Subject:
Hicks, Sheila
Shahn, Ben
Vignelli, Massimo
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Smith, David
Dehner, Dorothy
Cohen, Elaine Lustig
Lionni, Leo
Abakanowicz, Magdalena
Fitch, James Marston
Barragán, Luis
Wilder, Elizabeth
Buic, Jagoda
Reeves, Ruth
Larsen, Jack Lenor
Goeritz, Mathias
Ten Haeff, Ingeborg
Block, Lou
Koch, Richard H.
Danto, Arthur Coleman
Coiner, Charles T.
Corzo, Miguel Angel
Wilke, Ulfert
Weisman, Donald M.
D'Harnoncourt, Anne
Barr, Alfred H.
Zeisler, Claire
Hart, Allen M.
Burle Marx, Roberto
Reuter, Laurel
Bourgeois, Louise
Albers, Anni
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
Cleveland Museum of Art
Ohio State University
Rhode Island School of Design
Getty Conservation Institute
Museum of New Mexico
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
5.3 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 Mildred Constantine measure 5.3 linear feet and are dated 1945-2008. Subject files, writings, photographs, and a scrapbook provide an overview of her curatorial work in the Architecture and Design department of the Museum of Modern Art, and subsequent activities as an independent curator, and art consultant. Especially well documented is the book, "Whole Cloth" that she wrote with Laurel Reuter.
Citation:
Mildred Constantine papers, 1945-2008. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Related Materials:
Oral history interviews with Mildred Constantine were conducted for the Archives of American Art by Harlan Phillips, 1965 October 15, and by Paul Cummings, 1976 May 3-1976 August 26.
Biography Note:
Curator and writer Mildred Constantine (1913-2008) was associated with the Museum of Modern Art's Department of Architecture and Design from 1943 to 1971.
Provenance:
Donated 2009 by Judith Bettelheim and Vicki McDaniel, Constantine's daughters.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Scrapbooks
Video recordings
Film posters, Russian
Interviews
Illustrated letters
Textile fabrics in art
Photographs
Transcripts
Curators
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15687
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)282795
AAA_collcode_consmild
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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