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Creator:
Lotte Jacobi Place (Gallery: Hillsboro, N.H.)  Search this
Names:
Cook, Christopher Capen, 1932-  Search this
Flaherty, Frances Hubbard  Search this
Flaherty, Robert Joseph, 1884-1951  Search this
Herrick, John  Search this
Jacobi, Lotte, 1896-  Search this
Manahan, William H.  Search this
Mueller, Robert E.  Search this
Nevelson, Louise, 1899-1988  Search this
Renger-Patzsch, Albert  Search this
Roy, L. M. A.  Search this
Thompson, Luther  Search this
White, Minor  Search this
Wolf, Gustav, 1887 June 26-1947  Search this
Extent:
17 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1964-1968
Scope and Contents:
Biographical sketches of artists who have exhibited at Lotte Jacobi Place and lists of works exhibited, 1964-1968, includes the following artists: Christopher Cook, Robert and Frances Flaherty, John Herrick, Lotte Jacobi, William H. Manahan, Jr., Robert E. Mueller, Louise Nevelson, Albert Renger-Patzsch, L.M.A. Roy, Luther Thompson, Minor White and Gustav Wolf.
Biographical / Historical:
Lotte Jacobi Place, Hillsboro, N.H. Founded by Lotte Jacobi of Deering, N.H. Born in Germany and moved to New York City in 1935. Studied at the Bavarian Academy of Photography, University of Munich and with her father. Was a well known portrait photographer, active in Berlin, 1927-1935. Fled Nazi Germany and opened a studio in New York. Best known for her portraits of Einstein, Eleanor Roosevelt, Robert Frost, Steichen, Stieglitz and Paul Strand. Also known for her "photogenics"--cameraless abstract light prints. Died 1990.
Provenance:
Donated 1978 by Lotte Jacobi.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Photographers  Search this
Gallery owners  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Function:
Art galleries, Commercial -- New Hampshire -- Hillsboro
Identifier:
AAA.lottjaco
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-lottjaco