Pastel and charcoal on silk canvas laid on cardboard
Cityscape--New York--New York City
Spasovic, Lazar N., 2006
Scene of Washington Square Park, New York City, in the rain, looking north, with Fifth Avenue running through the Washington Square Arch (built between 1890 and 1892), and cars and buses traveling through the park
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
Association of American Painters and Sculptors (New York, N.Y.)
Armory Show (1913 : New York, N.Y.)
2 microfilm reels
Mixed archival materials
Art, Modern--Societies, etc
Painter. Served as Treasurer of the Association of American Painters and Sculptors, organizers of the 1913 Armory Show
Two diaries, 1911 and 1913, containing short notes by MacRae describing activities with the Pastellists and the Association of American Painters and Sculptors; the Students Club Handbook, 1899-1900; treasurer's records for the Association of American Painters and Sculptors, 1912-1916, including a printed extract from the constitution, a subcommittee report, minutes from 2 meetings, a membership list, correspondence from organization officers, Arthur B. Davies, Walt Kuhn, and Walter Pach, and incoming correspondence from various artists, dealers, lenders, and buyers; a file concerning the tour to Chicago and Boston of the International Exhibition of Modern Art (Armory Show); sales lists, receipts for works of art, miscellaneous financial records reflecting the operating expenses of the Armory Show, including 2 cashbooks, 2 ledgers, 2 receipt books, and a checkbook; calling cards, tickets, 71 postcards, 3 signs, copies of the invitation; and the INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION OF MODERN ART catalog with prices annotated and unannotated copies from the Chicago and Boston shows
Also found are pamphlets FOR AND AGAINST by Frederick James Gregg, ODILON REDON and A SCULPTOR'S ARCHITECTURE by Walter Pach, CEZANNE by Elie Faure, extracts from NOA NOA by Paul Gauguin, and THE ARMORY SHOW IN RETROSPECT, 1958; a 1913 issue of the magazine ARTS AND DECORATION; 78 clippings; and an Armory Show lapel button
Elmer Livingston MacRae papers. Archives of Americn Art, Smithsonian Institution
Published in: Archives of American Art Journal v. 27, no. 2, p. 14 Photograph is identical to one found in the MacBeth Gallery Records. The MacBeth photo was mounted next to another photograph of Mac Rae, both of which may have been taken from a journal.
2 photographic print : b&w ; images 11 x 9 cm. ea. on paper 18 x 24 cm.
The two images are side by side on a paper, possibly from a scrapbook. Identification beneath photo on left (handwritten): 1893, photo of Artist. Identification beneath photo on right: 1894, photo of Artist. Handwritten above both photos: MacRae. Despite dates in handwritten notes, both photos appear to have been taken at the same time.