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Philip Johnson, New York, NY

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Designer:
Elaine Lustig Cohen, American, 1927 - 2016
Client:
Philip Johnson, American, 1906–2005
Medium:
Lithograph on ivory wove paper
Type:
graphic design
Letterhead
Object Name:
Letterhead
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1967
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Letterhead for Philip Johnson. Name printed at top center in black on white, translucent paper.
Credit Line:
Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff
Accession Number:
1993-31-84-1
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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Philip Johnson Architecture 1949-1965

view Philip Johnson Architecture 1949-1965 digital asset number 1
Designer:
Elaine Lustig Cohen, American, 1927 - 2016
Client:
Holt, Rinehart & Winston, New York, New York, USA
Author:
Henry-Russell Hitchcock, American, 1903 - 1987
Philip Johnson, American, 1906–2005
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Type:
albums & books
Book cover
Object Name:
Book cover
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1965
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Cover design for "Philip Johnson: Architecture 1949-1965," by Henry-Russell Hitchcock and Philip Johnson. White ground with printed black text at top and bottom of front cover, the "J" and "h" in "Johnson" with details at top of each letter.
Credit Line:
Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff
Accession Number:
1993-31-49
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Philip Johnson, 375 Park Avenue, New York, NY

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Designer:
Elaine Lustig Cohen, American, 1927 - 2016
Client:
Philip Johnson, American, 1906–2005
Medium:
Lithograph on ivory wove onionskin
Type:
graphic design
Letterhead
Object Name:
Letterhead
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1967
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Letterhead for Philip Johnson. Printed text in black at top center. Address follows beneath, aligned right.
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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Map, Philip Johnson Houses, New Canaan, CT

view Map, Philip Johnson Houses, New Canaan, CT digital asset number 1
Designer:
Elaine Lustig Cohen, American, 1927 - 2016
Client:
Philip Johnson, American, 1906–2005
Medium:
Offset lithograph on tan laid paper
Type:
graphic design
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1959
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Vertical format map of New Canaan, Connecticut. Black lines indicate streets with some identified by name in printed black tex. Red lines identify the route to houses by Philip Johnson, eleven of which are identified by small red squares.
Credit Line:
Gift of Tamar Cohen and Dave Slatoff
Accession Number:
1993-31-114
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

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
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

[Glass House] [safety film negative]: a gravel path leads to the house

view [Glass House] [safety film negative]: a gravel path leads to the house digital asset number 1
Architect:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Photographer:
Adams, Molly 1918-2003
Physical description:
1 safety film negative: b&w ; 2 x 2 in
Type:
Safety film negatives
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Fairfield County, New Canaan
Connecticut
New Canaan
Glass House (New Canaan, Connecticut)
Date:
1971
1971 Feb
Topic:
Gardens
Houses
Lawns
Trees
Walkways, gravel
Local number:
CT145004
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

[Glass House] [safety film negative]: lawn furniture provides seating outside of the Glass House

view [Glass House] [safety film negative]: lawn furniture provides seating outside of the Glass House digital asset number 1
Architect:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Photographer:
Adams, Molly 1918-2003
Physical description:
1 safety film negative: b&w ; 2 x 2 in
Type:
Safety film negatives
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Fairfield County, New Canaan
Connecticut
New Canaan
Glass House (New Canaan, Connecticut)
Date:
1971
1971, Feb
Topic:
Gardens
Houses
Lawns
Trees
Lawn chairs
Outdoor furniture
Local number:
CT145005
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

Philip Johnson : the Glass House / edited by David Whitney and Jeffrey Kipnis

Glass House
Author:
Whitney, David
Kipnis, Jeffrey
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Book designer:
De Vicq de Cumptich, Roberto
De Vicq de Cumptich, Fearn
Subject:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005 Criticism and interpretation
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005 Homes and haunts
Glass House (New Canaan, Conn.)
Physical description:
xxxii, 174, [1] p. : ill., plans ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Connecticut
New Canaan
New Canaan (Conn.)
Date:
1993
C1993
Notes:
"Book design by Roberto & Fearn de Vicq de Cumptich"--Verso of t.p.
Contents:
Introduction : throwing stones--the incidental effects of a glass house / Jeffrey Kipnis -- Architecture opaque and transparent / Arthur Drexler -- House at New Canaan, Connecticut / Philip Johnson -- "Johnson" / Philip Johnson -- Full scale false scale / Philip Johnson -- Whence and whither : the processional element in architecture / Philip Johnson -- What makes me tick / Philip Johnson -- The Duke of Xanadu at home / Robert Hughes -- From Philip Johnson's eminent, elegant, practical world / Paul Goldberger -- From Forms under light / Calvin Tomkins -- The evolution of Philip Johnson's Glass House, 1947-1948 / Robert A. M. Stern -- From the introduction to Philip Johnson writings / Peter Eisenman -- Philip Johnson : history, genealogy, historicism / Craig Owens -- The Glass House revisited / Kenneth Frampton -- The house of dreams and memories : Philip Johnson at New Canaan / Francesco Dal Co -- Architect's retreat / Walter Wagner -- Improving his view / Rosamond Bernier -- Philip Johnson : the Glass House revisited / Vincent Scully -- Johnson and his Glass House : reflections / Joseph Giovannini -- Semper and two American glass houses / Robert Dell Vuyosevich
Topic:
International style (Architecture)
Buildings, structures, etc
Call number:
NA737.J6 W4 1993
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

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

view Dedication of Monumental Gates, New Harmony, Indiana digital asset number 1
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

[Glass House] [safety film negative]: interior view featuring 'Burial of Phocion' by Nicolas Poussin and Mies van der Rohe furniture

view [Glass House] [safety film negative]: interior view featuring 'Burial of Phocion' by Nicolas Poussin and Mies van der Rohe furniture digital asset number 1
Architect:
Johnson, Philip 1906-2005
Photographer:
Adams, Molly 1918-2003
Creator:
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig 1886-1969
Poussin, Nicolas 1594?-1665
Physical description:
1 safety film negative: b&w ; 2 x 2 in
Type:
Safety film negatives
Place:
United States of America, New Jersey, Fairfield County, New Canaan
Connecticut
New Canaan
Glass House (New Canaan, Connecticut)
Date:
1971
1971, Feb
Topic:
Gardens
Houses
Interior views
Furniture
Works of art
Local number:
CT145007
Data Source:
Archives of American Gardens

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

Clarke Memorial Fountain, (sculpture)

Stonehenge, (sculpture)
view Clarke Memorial Fountain, (sculpture) digital asset number 1
Architect:
Burgee, John
Johnson, Philip 1906-
Architectural firm:
Cole Associates
Medium:
Sculpture: Indiana limestone, brown granite; Fountain basin: black granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by University of Notre Dame Facilities Operations 100 Maintenance Center Notre Dame Indiana 46556
Located University of Notre Dame Fieldhouse Mall Notre Dame Indiana 46556
Date:
1983. Dedicated 1986
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Indiana survey, 1993.
Summary:
Four limestone arches rise up out of a rectangular black granite fountain basin. Each arch is constructed of two 20 ton rough-hewn columns with a limestone cap. Within each arch is a fountain. In the center of the pool is a brown granite sphere with a fountain. Lights are mounted in the floor of the basin under each arch.
Topic:
History--United States--World War II
History--United States--Korean War
History--United States--Vietnam War
Abstract
Control number:
IAS IN001045
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

Suzanne Glemet Memorial Gates, (sculpture)

view Suzanne Glemet Memorial Gates, (sculpture) digital asset number 1
Sculptor:
Lipchitz, Jacques 1891-1973
Architect:
Johnson, Philip 1906-
Founder:
Roman Bronze Works
Medium:
Gilded bronze and structural steel
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Gate
Sculptures
Place:
Indiana
New Harmony
Date:
Dedicated May 1, 1962
Notes:
Salmon, Thomas W., II, 1990.
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Indiana survey, 1993.
Summary:
A gate decorated with an "alpha" and an "omega" symbols each encircled by wreath. Above the gate are winged cherubs holding a wreath which encircles a lamb.
Topic:
Homage--Glemet, Suzanne
Object--Letter
Object--Other--Wreath
Animal--Sheep
Religion--New Testament--Angel
Control number:
IAS 74110008
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Additional Online Media:

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

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