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Stationary for Philip Johnson

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Designer:
Elaine Lustig Cohen, American, b. 1927
Client:
Philip Johnson, American, 1906–2005
Medium:
Lithograph on ivory wove paper
Type:
graphic design
Letterhead
Object Name:
Letterhead
Made in:
USA
Date:
1957
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Letterhead for Philip Johnson. Name is printed in black at top center. Address follows beneath, aligned right. "copy" appears on the same line, aligned left. Paper is very translucent, as trace.
Credit Line:
Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff
Accession Number:
1993-31-84-2
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Van Dyke Squares

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Designer:
Philip Johnson, American, 1906–2005
Manufacturer:
Arundell Clarke Ltd., Arundell Clarke Ltd. New York, NY
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: screen printed with discharge on plain weave Label: cotton, screen printed with discharge
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
ca. 1953
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Length of printed cotton with densely arranged, irregular, soft squares of white on a deep blue ground, suggesting the windows of skyscrapers.
Credit Line:
Gift of Arundell Clarke
Accession Number:
1956-150-8
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Philip Johnson

Author:
Jacobus, John M
Subject:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Physical description:
127 p. illus., port. 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1962
Call number:
NA737.J6 J3X
NA737.J6J3X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Philip Johnson / Peter Blake

Author:
Blake, Peter 1920-2006-
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Subject:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005 Criticism and interpretation
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Physical description:
254 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Catalogs
Date:
1996
C1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Dedication of Monumental Gates, New Harmony, Indiana

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Photographer:
Mellow, James K., 1927-
Subject:
Johnson, Philip
Lipchitz, Jacques
Owen, Jane Blaffer
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Ind.
Date:
1962
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Summary:
Posed by the gates designed by Lipchitz for the Roofless church are: Philip Johnson (the architect), Lipchitz, Jane Blaffer Owen (whose Robert Lee Blaffer Trust initiated and funded the project), and the Right Rev. George F. Macleod of the Church of Scotland (chaplain to Queen Elizabeth).
Pasted on verso is a typewritten press release about the dedication of the gates.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14013
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Jacques Lipchitz papers and Bruce Bassett papers concerning Jacques Lipchitz, circa 1910-2001, bulk 1941-2001
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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The international style / Henry-Russell Hitchcock and Philip Johnson ; with a new foreword by Philip Johnson

Author:
Hitchcock, Henry Russell 1903-1987
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Physical description:
269 p. : ill., plans ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1996
C1996
Notes:
Includes index.
"Originally published under the title: The International style: architecture since 1922"--T.p. verso.
Topic:
International style (Architecture)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Philip Johnson : life and work / by Franz Schulze

Author:
Schulze, Franz 1927-
Subject:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Physical description:
xi, 465 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1994
20th century
Topic:
Architects
Architecture--History
Call number:
NA737.J68 S39 1994
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

The museum architecture of Philip Johnson: monumentality for the masses

Author:
Butler, Jeanne Folley
Subject:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Physical description:
ix, 163 p. illus. 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1973
Topic:
Museum architecture
Call number:
NA737.J68 B9
NA737.J68B9
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Philip Johnson and the Museum of Modern Art

Author:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
Subject:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) History
Physical description:
167 p. : ill. (some col.), ports., plans ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1998
C1998
Contents:
Preface / John Elderfield -- Philip Johnson as donor to the Museum collections: an overview / Portrait of the curator as a young man / Terence Riley -- The Space and the frame: Philip Johnson as the Museum's architect / Peter Reed -- A Modern classic: The Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden / Mirka Benes̆
Call number:
NA737.J6 P45 1998
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Layout : Philip Johnson im Gespräch mit Rem Koolhaas und Hans Ulrich Obrist = Philip Johnson in conversation with Rem Koolhaas and Hans Ulrich Obrist

Philip Johnson im Gespräch mit Rem Koolhaas und Hans Ulrich ObristPhilip Johnson in conversation with Rem Koolhaas and Hans Ulrich Obrist
Author:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Koolhaas, Rem
Obrist, Hans Ulrich
Subject:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Physical description:
ca. 120 p. : ill ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Interviews
Place:
United States
Date:
2003
C2003
20th century
Notes:
Cover title.
Topic:
Architecture--History
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

The international style [by] Henry-Russell Hitchcock and Philip Johnson. With a new foreword and appendix by Henry-Russell Hitchcock

Author:
Hitchcock, Henry Russell 1903-1987
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Physical description:
xiii, 260 p. illus., plans. 20 cm
Type:
Designs and plans
Date:
1966
1932
[1966]
Notes:
First published in 1932 under the title: The international style: architecture since 1922.
"The international style twenty years after" by H.R. Hitchcock, an article written for the Architectural record of August 1951: p. 237-255.
Topic:
Architecture
Call number:
NA680.H5 1966X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

The Philip Johnson tapes : interviews by Robert A.M. Stern / edited by Kazys Varnelis

Author:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Stern, Robert A. M
Varnelis, Kazys
Subject:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Physical description:
207 p. : ill ; 27 cm
Type:
Interviews
Place:
United States
Date:
2008
C2008
20th century
Notes:
"A Buell Center/Columbia book of architecture."
Contents:
Encounters with Philip Johnson : a partial memoir / Robert A.M. Stern -- Upbringing -- MoMA and the international style -- The right -- Architecture school and military service -- Philip Johnson, architect -- MoMA and the practice in the 1950s -- Seagram -- Lincoln Center -- The institutional commissions -- Patronage, competition, and the new generation -- Afterword : Johnson's Rolodex / Kazys Varnelis
Topic:
Architects
Architecture--History
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Philip Johnson : the architect in his own words / Hilary Lewis and John O'Connor

Author:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Lewis, Hilary 1962-
O'Connor, John T (John Timothy)
Subject:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Physical description:
200 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 x 28 cm
Type:
Interviews
Place:
United States
Date:
1994
20th century
Topic:
Architects
Architecture--History
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Writings / Philip Johnson ; edited by Robert Stern, Peter Eisenman ; foreword by Vincent Scully

Author:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Stern, Robert A. M
Eisenman, Peter 1932-
Subject:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Physical description:
291 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1978
20th century
Topic:
Architecture, Modern
Architecture
Call number:
NA680.J63X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Philip Johnson. Introd. and notes by Charles Noble. With 62 photos. by Yukio Futagawa

Author:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Noble, Charles, ,d 1930-
Futagawa, Yukio 1932-
Subject:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Physical description:
130 p. illus. (part col.), plans, port. 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1972
[c1972]
Call number:
NA737.J68 N7
NA737.J68N7
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

The Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln. Dedicated May 16, 1963, Philip Johnson, Architect

Author:
Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery
Hitchcock, Henry Russell 1903-1987
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Physical description:
1 v. (chiefly illus.) 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1964
C1964]
Notes:
An essay by Henry Russell Hitchcock, photographs by Ezra Stoller.
Call number:
N582.L5 A87
N582.L5A87
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Monument for a city : Philip Johnson's design for the Amon Carter Museum / George S. Wright ; with an interview with Philip Johnson

Author:
Wright, George S
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Amon Carter Museum of Western Art
Subject:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005 Criticism and interpretation
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Amon Carter Museum of Western Art
Physical description:
37 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Interviews
Place:
Fort Worth (Tex.)
Date:
1997
C1997
Notes:
Includes a 1990 interview with Philip Johnson by oral historian Sharon Zane.
Topic:
Buildings, structures, etc
Call number:
N570.7 .W75 1997X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Deconstructivist architecture : the Museum of Modern Art, New York / Philip Johnson and Mark Wigley

Author:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Wigley, Mark
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
Physical description:
104 p. : chiefly ill. ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Soviet Union
Date:
1988
C1988
20th century
Notes:
"The exhibition and catalogue are part of the Gerald D. Hines Interests Architecture Program at the Museum of Modern Art, New York."
"Published on the occasion of the exhibition ... June 23-August 30, 1988"--T.p. verso.
Topic:
Deconstructivism (Architecture)--Exhibitions
Architecture, Modern
Constructivism (Architecture)--Influence--Exhibitions
Call number:
NA682.D43 J6 1988X
NA682.D43J6 1988X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Philip Johnson : the constancy of change / edited by Emmanuel Petit ; foreword by Robert A.M. Stern ; essays by Beatriz Colomina ... [et al.]

Author:
Petit, Emmanuel 1973-
Colomina, Beatriz
Subject:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005 Criticism and interpretation
Physical description:
ix, 278 p. : ill. (some col.), maps, plans ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2009
C2009
20th century
Notes:
Includes index.
Contents:
Roaming through history -- Philip Johnson: art and irony / Vincent Scully -- The autobiographical house: around a haunted hearth / Kurt W. Forster -- Philip Johnson: act one, scene one -- The museum of modern art? / Terence Riley with Joshua Sacks -- Johnson on TV / Beatriz Colomina -- Society, power, and politics -- The figurehead: on monumentality and Nihilism in Philip Johnson's life and work / Joan Ockman -- Liquidity: architecture and oil / Reinhold Martin -- Philip Johnson's empire: network power and the AT&T building / Kazys Varnelis -- Philip Johnson and the smile of Medusa / Charles Jencks -- The plot against architecture / Michael Sorkin -- Reckoning with modernism -- The delicacy of modern tastes / Detlef Mertins -- Playboy architecture then and now / Stanislaus von Moos -- Philip Johnson: breaking with modernism--the "whence & whither" of it / Phillis Lambert -- Reaction design / Mark Wigley -- Theory -- Philip Johnson: romanticism and disintegration / Peter Eisenman -- Philip Johnson and the rhetoric of the new: Panta Rhei versus the avant-garde / Ujjval Vyas -- Working out Johnson's role in history / Mark Jarzombek -- The new canaan estate: a gallery
Topic:
Architecture--History
Architects
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

Mies van der Rohe / by Philip C. Johnson

Author:
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Subject:
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig 1886-1969
Physical description:
229 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1978
C1978
Notes:
Includes index.
Call number:
NA1088.M65 N4 1978X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

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