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Max Weber, Long Island, N.Y. letter to Rockwell Kent, Ausable Forks, N.Y.

Creator:
Weber, Max, 1881-1961
Kent, Rockwell, 1881-1961
Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Weber, Max
Great Depression
Physical description:
Letter : 1 p. : handwritten
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1937 May 20
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11056
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Stuart Davis, New York, N.Y. letter to Rockwell Kent

Creator:
Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964
Kent, Rockwell, 1892-1964
Subject:
Davis, Stuart
Kent, Rockwell
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)
American Artists' Congress
Works Progress Administration
Great Depression
Physical description:
Letter : 1 p. : signed
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1938 May 5
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts
New Deal, 1933-1939
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11058
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Reproduction of a caricature of Rockwell Kent by Kukryniksy

Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Kukryniksy
Physical description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 22 cm.
Type:
Photographs
Date:
not before 1966
Summary:
Caricature is signed and dated '66.
Topic:
Caricatures and cartoons
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13088
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Wickham Island couple

Photographer:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Physical description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 09 x 11 cm.
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Tierra Del Fuego
Date:
1922
Summary:
Photo depicts a woman, seated, and a man, standing, on either side of the opening of a tent made of branches and pieces of cloth.
Most likely taken by Rockwell Kent during his travels to Tierra del Fuego.
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13233
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Geckler family postcard to Rockwell Kent

Creator:
Kent, Rockwell
Physical description:
1 postcard : handwritten, ill. ; 9 x 14 cm.
Type:
Correspondence
Place:
Winona, Minn.
Date:
1913
Summary:
Photographic postcard depicting a little girl feeding a horse.
Image is captioned (handwritten): Hildegard Geckler & John Brown; Winona, Minn., 1913.
Back of card has a brief greeting in German: Viele GrĂ¼sse von der Familie Geckler u. John Brown.
Topic:
Horses
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14669
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Moby Dick silk scarf designed by Rockwell Kent

Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Subject:
Melville, Herman
Associated American Artists
Physical description:
1 artifact 87 x 87 cm.
Type:
Artifacts
Date:
1947
Summary:
Scarf designed by Rockwell Kent for the Associated American Artists.
Motif in two shades of brown of whales and ships, similar to illustrations done by Kent for an edition of Herman Melville's Moby Dick.
Date is based on a letter from Kent describing these scarves dated 1947 Dec. 3 (cataloged as item 15323).
Topic:
Animals
Fashion design
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14841
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Rockwell Kent letter to J. N. Cameron

Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Cameron, J. N., 1882-1971
Physical description:
1 letter : carbon copy ; 28 x 22 cm
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1947 Dec. 3
Summary:
Kent writes to Cameron at the Contemporary Design Co. to express his displeasure with the way the scarves he designed with a Moby Dick motif turned out in production.
Topic:
Fashion design
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15323
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W. A. Kittredge letter to Rockwell Kent

Creator:
Kittredge, William A. (William Albion), 1891-1945
Kent, Rockwell, 1891-1945
Physical description:
Letter : 1 folded sheet : handwritten ; 19 x 29 cm., folded to 19 x 15 cm.
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1927 May 25
Summary:
Kittredge writes regarding changes to the edition of Moby Dick he is working on, which Kent provided the illustrations for.
Topic:
Illustration of books
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15324
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Hal W. Trovillion letter to Rockwell Kent with enclosed bookplate

Creator:
Trovillion, Hal W., 1879-1967
Kent, Rockwell, 1879-1967
Physical description:
Letter : 1 p. : typescript ; 18 x 12 cm. (letter); 11 x 7 cm. (bookplate)
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1954 January 19
Summary:
Trovillion thanks Kent for his "encouraging letter" and mentions that he has enclosed two of his bookplates and the Trovillion Press reprint of Alex Smith's book Books and gardens.
Bookplate enclosed is of Violet & Hal W. Trovillion.
Topic:
Bookplates
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16761
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Rockwell Kent to Frances Kent

Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Kent, Frances, 1882-1971
Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Physical description:
Letter : 3 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 29 x 17 cm.
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1931 July 16
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)1892
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Rockwell Kent to Frances Kent

Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Kent, Frances, 1882-1971
Physical description:
Letter : 1 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 28 x 22 cm.
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1929
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)1893
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Rockwell Kent's work being viewed in a Russian art gallery

Physical description:
1 photographic print 19 x 24 cm.
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1960 Nov. 19
Summary:
Russian crowds view Rockwell Kent artwork at a Moscow gallery in 1960.
Topic:
Art galleries, Commercial
Exhibitions
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)335
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Rockwell Kent, costume design for the Sadler Wells Ballet's production of Benjamin Britten's Peter Grimes

Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Physical description:
1 sketch 19 x 13 cm.
Type:
Artworks
Date:
1945
Summary:
Rockwell Kent, costume design for the Sadler Wells Ballet's production of Benjamin Britten's Peter Grimes
Topic:
Costumes
Soldiers
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)343
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Edgar Preston Richardson, N.Y. letter to Rockwell Kent, Detroit, Mich.

Creator:
Richardson, Edgar Preston, 1902-1985
Kent, Rockwell, 1902-1985
Subject:
Archives of American Art
Physical description:
Letter : 1 p. : signed ; 28 x 22 cm.
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1959 June 15
Summary:
Edgar Preston Richardson writing to Rockwell Kent asking that he consider leaving his papers to the Archives of American Art.
Topic:
Archives
Personal papers
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)371
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Archives of American Art brochure

Subject:
Archives of American Art
Physical description:
Brochure : 4 p. 23 x 15 cm.
Type:
Printed/Published Materials
Date:
1958
Summary:
In 1959 Rockwell Kent was asked to consider leaving his papers to the Archives of American Art.

Item has damage from a fire at the Kent household.
Topic:
Archives
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)381
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The Rockwell Kent Family dressed in animal skins

Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Physical description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm.
Type:
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1915
Topic:
Families
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)4354
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The Rockwell Kent Family dressed in animal skins

Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Physical description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm.
Type:
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1915
Topic:
Families
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)4355
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Rockwell Kent dressed in animal skins

Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Physical description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 13 x 10 cm.
Type:
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1915
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)4356
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Rockwell Kent dressed in animal skins

Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Physical description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm.
Type:
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1915
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)4357
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Rockwell Kent dressed in animal skins

Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Physical description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm.
Type:
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1915
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)4358
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