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

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Creator:
Weber, Max, 1881-1961
Kent, Rockwell, 1881-1961
Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Weber, Max
Great Depression
Type:
Archival Materials
Correspondence
Date:
1937 May 20
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : handwritten
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11056
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Stuart Davis, New York, N.Y. letter to Rockwell Kent

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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
Type:
Archival Materials
Correspondence
Date:
1938 May 5
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : signed
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
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

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Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Kukryniksy
Type:
Archival Materials
Photographs
Date:
not before 1966
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 22 cm.
Summary:
Caricature is signed and dated '66.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Caricatures and cartoons
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13088
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Wickham Island couple

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Photographer:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Type:
Archival Materials
Photographs
Place:
Tierra Del Fuego
Date:
1922
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 09 x 11 cm.
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13233
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Geckler family postcard to Rockwell Kent

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Creator:
Kent, Rockwell
Type:
Archival Materials
Correspondence
Place:
Winona, Minn.
Date:
1913
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 postcard : handwritten, ill. ; 9 x 14 cm.
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Horses
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14669
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Moby Dick silk scarf designed by Rockwell Kent

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Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Subject:
Melville, Herman
Associated American Artists
Type:
Archival Materials
Artifacts
Date:
1947
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 artifact ; 87 x 87 cm.
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).
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Animals
Fashion design
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)14841
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Rockwell Kent letter to J. N. Cameron

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Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Cameron, J. N., 1882-1971
Type:
Archival Materials
Correspondence
Date:
1947 Dec. 3
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 letter : carbon copy ; 28 x 22 cm
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Fashion design
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15323
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W. A. Kittredge letter to Rockwell Kent

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Creator:
Kittredge, William A. (William Albion), 1891-1945
Kent, Rockwell, 1891-1945
Type:
Archival Materials
Correspondence
Date:
1927 May 25
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 folded sheet : handwritten ; 19 x 29 cm., folded to 19 x 15 cm.
Summary:
Kittredge writes regarding changes to the edition of Moby Dick he is working on, which Kent provided the illustrations for.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Illustration of books
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15324
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Hal W. Trovillion letter to Rockwell Kent with enclosed bookplate

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Creator:
Trovillion, Hal W., 1879-1967
Kent, Rockwell, 1879-1967
Type:
Archival Materials
Correspondence
Date:
1954 January 19
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : typescript ; 18 x 12 cm. (letter); 11 x 7 cm. (bookplate)
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Bookplates
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16761
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Rockwell Kent to Frances Kent

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Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Kent, Frances, 1882-1971
Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Type:
Archival Materials
Correspondence
Date:
1931 July 16
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 3 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 29 x 17 cm.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)1892
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Rockwell Kent to Frances Kent

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Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Kent, Frances, 1882-1971
Type:
Archival Materials
Correspondence
Date:
1929
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 28 x 22 cm.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)1893
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Rockwell Kent's work being viewed in a Russian art gallery

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Type:
Archival Materials
Photographs
Date:
1960 Nov. 19
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 photographic print ; 19 x 24 cm.
Summary:
Russian crowds view Rockwell Kent artwork at a Moscow gallery in 1960.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
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

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Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Type:
Archival Materials
Artworks
Date:
1945
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 sketch ; 19 x 13 cm.
Summary:
Rockwell Kent, costume design for the Sadler Wells Ballet's production of Benjamin Britten's Peter Grimes
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Costumes
Soldiers
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)343
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Edgar Preston Richardson, N.Y. letter to Rockwell Kent, Detroit, Mich.

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Creator:
Richardson, Edgar Preston, 1902-1985
Kent, Rockwell, 1902-1985
Subject:
Archives of American Art
Type:
Archival Materials
Correspondence
Date:
1959 June 15
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : signed ; 28 x 22 cm.
Summary:
Edgar Preston Richardson writing to Rockwell Kent asking that he consider leaving his papers to the Archives of American Art.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Archives
Personal papers
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)371
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Archives of American Art brochure

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Subject:
Archives of American Art
Type:
Archival Materials
Printed/Published Materials
Date:
1958
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Brochure : 4 p. ; 23 x 15 cm.
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Archives
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)381
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The Rockwell Kent Family dressed in animal skins

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Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Type:
Archival Materials
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1915
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Families
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)4354
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The Rockwell Kent Family dressed in animal skins

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Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Type:
Archival Materials
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1915
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Families
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)4355
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Rockwell Kent dressed in animal skins

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Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Type:
Archival Materials
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1915
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 13 x 10 cm.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)4356
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Rockwell Kent dressed in animal skins

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Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Type:
Archival Materials
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1915
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)4357
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Rockwell Kent dressed in animal skins

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Subject:
Kent, Rockwell
Type:
Archival Materials
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1915
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
1 photographic print : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)4358
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