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Kashdin, Gladys Shafran, 1921-  Search this
Guston, Philip  Search this
Arnason, Hjorvardur  Search this
Seitz, William Chapin  Search this
Rothko, Mark  Search this
Marca-Relli, Conrad  Search this
De Kooning, Willem  Search this
Motherwell, Robert Burns  Search this
Brooks, James  Search this
Gottlieb, Adolph  Search this
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Physical Description:
0.8 linear ft.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Research material, including; 12 slides of Adolph Gottlieb and his work; research files containing notes and printed material on James Brooks, Robert Motherwell, Philip Guston, Mark Rothko, Adolph Gottlieb, Conrad Marca-Relli, H. Harvard Arnason, Willem de Kooning, and abstract-expressionism; tape-recorded interviews with James Brooks, Robert Motherwell, Philip Guston, Adolph Gottlieb, and Conrad Marca-Relli; a microfilmed dissertation, "Abstract-Expressionist Painting in America: An Interpretation Based on the Work and Thought of Six Key Figures," by William Chapin Seitz.
Gladys Kashdin papers, [ca.1948-1974]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Art historian, painter and educator; Temple Terrace, Fla. Author of: "Abstract expressionism+ an analysis of the movement based primarily upon interviews with seven participating artists" and "A comparison of nineteenth and twentieth century attitudes toward material."
Gift of Gladys Kashdin, November 9, 1981 and February 25, 1982.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Educators  Search this
Art historians  Search this
Printmakers  Search this
Painting, Abstract  Search this
Painters  Search this
Women artists  Search this
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Art Movements and Schools
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Archives of American Art