Walt Kuhn scrapbook of press clippings documenting the Armory Show, vol. 1
Kuhn, Walt, 1877-1949
Armory Show (1913 : New York, N.Y.)
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Scrapbook : 182 p. : b&w ; 56 x 35 cm.
Scrapbook is primarily filled with newspaper clippings of articles reacting to the exhibition. A few articles pertain to Gutzon Borglum's public resignation from the Association of American Painters and Sculptors. At the end of the scrapbook are materials pertaining to the exhibit catalog; a sample cover for the "catalogue de-luxe," and an original typescript of the preface by Frederick James Gregg; as well as a poster for the show, with handwritten annotation: official poster of the exhibition, planned by Walt Kuhn, color arrangement by Arthur B. Davies, lettering by Chas. Farrand. Written on front cover: Press, vol. I. Cover also has the emblem of the Armory Show (an uprooted pine tree) drawn on. Vol. 2 has also been scaned, as item 14643. This item should be viewed with item 14643.
Walt Kuhn scrapbook of press clippings documenting the Armory Show, vol. 1, 1913. Walt Kuhn, Kuhn family papers, and Armory Show records, 1859-1984, bulk 1900-1949. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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