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General Writings, on Art, Philosophy, and Religion

Collection Creator:
Waugh, Coulton, 1896-1973  Search this
Container:
Box 16, Folder 1-13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1910-1940
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Coulton Waugh and Waugh Family papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Coulton Waugh and Waugh Family papers, 1751-1974, bulk 1838-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Coulton Waugh and Waugh Family papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Art & philosophy / Timothy Taubes

Author:
Taubes, Timothy  Search this
Physical description:
121 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1993
20th century
Topic:
Art--Philosophy  Search this
Aesthetics, Modern  Search this
Call number:
BH39 .T395 1993X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_463508

A discourse on art / by Horace P. Biddle

Author:
Biddle, Horace Peters 1811-1900  Search this
Physical description:
43 p. ; 26 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1876
Topic:
Art--Philosophy  Search this
Aesthetics  Search this
Call number:
N66 .B58 1876
N66.B58 1876
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_358313

Śālabhañjikā in art, philosophy and literature : [review] / K.J.K

Author:
Khandalavala, Karl J  Search this
Subject:
Rāya, Udaya Nr̄āyaṇa 1928- Śālabhañjikā in art, philosophy and literature  Search this
Physical description:
p. 58-59 ; 34 cm
Type:
Articles
Place:
India
Date:
1985
Topic:
Buddhist art and symbolism  Search this
Call number:
P -- Analytic
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_848410

Outer horizons : art i filosofía = arte y filosofía = art & philosophy

Author:
Galeria d'Art Horizon  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill. ; 33 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
2005
[2005]-
Topic:
Art and philosophy  Search this
Art--Philosophy  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_824355

Marisol artists' statement for the Stable Gallery

Creator:
Marisol, 1930-  Search this
Subject:
Marisol  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
196-?
Topic:
Art--Philosophy  Search this
Sculpting  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8819
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Stable Gallery records, 1916-1999, bulk, 1953-1970
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_8819

Nichols, Dale

Collection Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Container:
Reel 5218, Frame 1384-1513
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1953, 1961
Scope and Contents note:
(correspondence about communism and modern art, art in Russia, spiritualism in art, philosophy of art, and Christianity; "Psychoscope," a chart indicating spiritual intensity of various artists; and The Animal Stalks, a pamphlet by Nichols criticizing modernism)
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not microfilmed or digitized requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Rockwell Kent papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Rockwell Kent papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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"Open Letter to Bernard Leach"

Creator:
Wildenhain, Marguerite Friedlaender, 1896-1985  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1953
Topic:
Art--History  Search this
Art--Philosophy  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)211
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Marguerite Wildenhain papers, 1930-1982
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_211
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An address to the New York Herald Tribune Forum

Creator:
Nakashima, George K., 1905-1990  Search this
Subject:
New York Herald Tribune Forum  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1953 Oct. 19
Topic:
Art--Philosophy  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Inspiration  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)254
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George Nakashima papers, 1950-1991
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_254
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Honoré Sharrer, Scottsville, N.Y. letter to Jerry Tallmer, New York, N.Y.

Creator:
Sharrer, Honoré Desmond, 1920-2009  Search this
Tallmer, Jerry  Search this
Subject:
New York Post  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1981 May 01
Topic:
Art commissions  Search this
Art critics  Search this
Art--Philosophy  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7812
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Honoré Sharrer papers, circa 1920-2007
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_7812

Peter Saul, Mill Valley, Calif. letter to Ellen H. Johnson

Creator:
Saul, Peter, 1934-  Search this
Johnson, Ellen H. (Ellen Hulda), 1910-1992  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1967 July 12
Topic:
Art--Philosophy  Search this
Interpretation  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8739
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Ellen Hulda Johnson papers, 1872-1994, bulk 1921-1992
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_8739
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Charles Frederick Briggs letter to William Page

Creator:
Briggs, Charles Frederick, 1804-1877  Search this
Page, William, 1811-1885  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1846 Feb. 24
Topic:
Art--Philosophy  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)9995
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William Page and Page family papers, 1815-1947, bulk 1843-1892
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_9995
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51st Fighter Interceptor Wing (general) (see also oversized, Box 163)

Collection Creator:
Davis, Benjamin O., Jr., 1912-  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Benjamin O. Davis, Jr. Collection, Acc. 1992.0023, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Benjamin O. Davis Jr. Collection
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1992-0023-ref1872
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Wayne Nowack papers

Creator:
Nowack, Wayne, 1923-2004  Search this
Names:
Stone, Allan  Search this
Extent:
4 Linear Feet
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Diaries
Photographs
Date:
1881-1996
Summary:
The papers of painter and writer Wayne Nowack measure 4.0 linear feet and date from 1881-1996. The collection includes biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, printed material, writings, and photographs of art work and slides.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of painter and writer Wayne Nowack measure 4.0 linear feet and date from 1881-1996. The collection includes biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, printed material, writings, and photographs of art work and slides.

Biographical material includes genealogical items related to Nowack and his family as well as a list of public and private collections in which his work appeared.

Correspondence includes personal correspondence with his family, professional correspondence with Allan Stone, his dealer of 20 years, and general correspondence with others.

Printed material is comprised of exhibition catalogs and clippings of reviews of Nowack exhibitions.

Writings includes diaries, journals, journals, essays, and miscellaneous manuscripts that reflect Nowack's ideas on art, philosophy and the cultural climate of the time. Also found are Nowack's master's thesis from 1948 and various grant applications.

Photographic material includes an album of photographs from Nowack's grandparents, photographs of art work, and 750 slides of work.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged in five series.

Series 1: Biographical Material, 1881-1989 (Box 1; 0.4 linear feet)

Series 2: Correspondence, 1947-1996 (Boxes 1-3; 1.7 linear feet)

Series 3: Printed Material, 1932-1974 (Box 3; 0.2 linear feet)

Series 4: Writings, 1939-1988 (Box 3; 0.6 linear feet)

Series 5: Photographic Material, 1903-1996 (Box 3-4; 1.1 linear feet)
Biographical / Historical:
Wayne Nowack (1923-2004) was a writer and painter in Spencer, New York. He was born in Des Moines, Iowa and graduated from the State University of Iowa in 1947, which later awarded him his master's degree (1948) and M.F.A (1950). Before teaching art for eight years at Union College in New York, he worked as an art therapist. He also taught at Windham College in Vermont and at Skidmore College in New York for brief periods. Nowack's drawings and box constructions were handled by the Allan Stone Gallery in New York.
Provenance:
The Wayne Nowack papers were donated to the Archives of American Art by Wayne Nowack in 1996.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Topic:
Art -- Philosophy  Search this
Authors -- New York  Search this
Painters -- New York (State)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries
Photographs
Citation:
Wayne Nowack papers, 1881-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.nowawayn
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Notes on art and pictorial function of colors

Creator:
Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966  Search this
Subject:
Hofmann, Hans  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1950 Apr. 1
Topic:
Art--Philosophy  Search this
Art--Study and teaching  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10044
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Hans Hofmann papers, [circa 1904]-2011, bulk 1945-2000
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_10044
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The Potter in the New World

Creator:
Wildenhain, Marguerite Friedlaender, 1896-1985  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1952
Topic:
Art--Philosophy  Search this
Arts and crafts  Search this
Art--Study and teaching  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Inspiration  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)210
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Marguerite Wildenhain papers, 1930-1982
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_210
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Arthur Garfield Dove, Geneva, N.Y. letter to Elizabeth McCausland, New York, N.Y.

Creator:
Dove, Arthur Garfield, 1880-1946  Search this
McCausland, Elizabeth, 1899-1965  Search this
Subject:
Dove, Arthur Garfield  Search this
McCausland, Elizabeth  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1933 May 3
Topic:
Art critics  Search this
Art galleries, Commercial  Search this
Art--Philosophy  Search this
Painters  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7603
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Elizabeth McCausland papers, 1838-1995, bulk 1920-1960
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_7603
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Floyd Alonzo McClure - Bachelor of Arts, College of Arts, Philosophy and Science, Ohio State University, 18 June 1918

Collection Creator::
McClure, Floyd Alonzo, 1897-1970  Search this
Container:
Box 12 of 14
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 88-125, Floyd Alonzo McClure Papers
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Floyd Alonzo McClure Papers
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa88-125-refidd1e2951

Utopia. I-II : Dokumente der Wirklichkeit / [Herausgeber, Bruno Adler]

Title:
Utopia : Dokumente der Wirklichkeit
Johannes Itten Farbenkugel DSI
Editor:
Adler, Bruno 1889?-1968  Search this
Artist:
Itten, Johannes 1888-1967 Farbenkugel in 7 Lichtstufen und 12 Tönen  Search this
Cover designer:
Téry-Adler, Margit 1892-1977  Search this
Book designer:
Schlemmer, Oskar 1888-1943  Search this
Inscriber:
Itten, Johannes 1888-1967 DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Giauque, Elsi DSI  Search this
Publisher:
Utopia Verlag  Search this
Reineck & Klein  Search this
Printer of plates:
Dietsch & Brückner  Search this
Subject:
Bauhaus  Search this
Physical description:
85, [5] pages : illustrations (some color, some folded, some mounted) ; 33 cm in portfolio 35 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1921
Topic:
Art--Technique  Search this
Arts and religion  Search this
Arts--Philosophy  Search this
Color  Search this
Call number:
N7430 .U86 1921X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1077115

The aims of art / by William Morris ..

Author:
Morris, William 1834-1896  Search this
Physical description:
39, [1] p. ; 15 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1887
Topic:
Art--Philosophy  Search this
Call number:
N66 .M87 1887
N66.M87 1887
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_391624

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