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Hans Namuth photographs and papers, 1945-1985

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Namuth, Hans, 1915-1990  Search this
Callahan, Harry M. (Harry Morey)  Search this
Picasso, Pablo  Search this
Breuer, Marcel  Search this
Castelli, Leo  Search this
De Kooning, Willem  Search this
Rauschenberg, Robert  Search this
Stieglitz, Alfred  Search this
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig  Search this
Copland, Aaron  Search this
Calder, Alexander  Search this
Boynton, Jack  Search this
Koch, Kenneth  Search this
Navaretta, Cynthia  Search this
Hartigan, Grace  Search this
Adams, Ansel Easton  Search this
Johns, Jasper  Search this
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster),  Search this
Karpel, Bernard  Search this
Shaw, Elizabeth Roberts  Search this
Wyeth, Andrew  Search this
Rothko, Mark  Search this
Norman, Dorothy  Search this
Newman, Arnold  Search this
Pollock, Jackson  Search this
Noguchi, Isamu  Search this
Krasner, Lee  Search this
Davis, Stuart  Search this
Hopper, Edward  Search this
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts  Search this
Jewish Museum (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Yale University.School of Art and Architecture  Search this
Exposition universelle et internationale  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
4.5 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
The papers of New York photographer and filmmaker Hans Namuth measure 4.5 linear feet and date from 1945 to 1985. The bulk of the collection consists of photographs taken by Namuth of New York artists. Also included are papers regarding Namuth's film about Alfred Stieglitz and other professional files.
Hans Namuth photographs and papers, 1945-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
All Photographs by Hans Namuth: All requests for image reproductions are to be sent to: Hans Namuth Studio, attention: Peter Namuth, 68 Jane Street, #4-W, New York, N.Y. 10014.The Namuth Studio will provide all reproductions to researchers. For further information, call the Namuth Studio at #212-691-3220; e-mail:
Related Materials:
Also at the Archives of American Art is an oral history interview with Hans Namuth, August 12-September 8, 1971. Additional Hans Namuth papers are located at the Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona.
Biography Note:
Hans Namuth (1915-1990) was a German-American photographer and filmmaker who lived and worked in New York.
The collection was donated 1972-1985 by Hans Namuth.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Musicians  Search this
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Transcripts  Search this
Artists  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Photographs  Search this
Art critics  Search this
Record number:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art