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Ross, Gloria F., 1923-1998  Search this
Ross, Gloria F., 1923-1998  Search this
Bearden, Romare  Search this
Avery, Milton  Search this
Frankenthaler, Helen  Search this
Davis, Stuart  Search this
Nevelson, Louise  Search this
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Noland, Kenneth  Search this
Pace Editions (Firm)  Search this
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Video recordings
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
14.5 Linear feet
This collection is arranged as 9 series. Series 1: Biographical Material, circa 1926-1998 (5 folders; Box 1) Series 2: Correspondence, 1965-1998 (0.7 linear feet; Box 1) Series 3: Project Files, 1960-1998 (7.3 linear feet; Boxes 1-7, 14-15, 17-19, OVs 20, 22-24, Artifact) Series 4: Exhibition Files, 1967-1994 (0.8 linear feet; Boxes 7-8, 17) Series 5: Professional Activities, 1955-1997 (0.7 linear feet; Box 8) Series 6: Personal Business Records, 1964-1998 (1.8 linear feet; Boxes 8-10, OV 21) Series 7: Printed Material, 1970s-1990s (0.8 linear feet; Boxes 10-11, 14) Series 8: Photographs, circa 1924-1990s (1.1 linear feet; Boxes 11, 16) Series 9: Artwork, circa 1970s-1990s (1.1 linear feet; Boxes 11-14, 17, 19)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
The papers of New York tapestry ├ęditeur Gloria Ross measure 14.5 linear feet and date from circa 1924-1998. The bulk of the papers consist of project files that document her collaborations with artists to make tapestries of their paintings and collages. Also found are scattered biographical material, professional correspondence, exhibition files, professional activity files, personal business records, printed material, photographs, and artwork.
Gloria Ross papers, circa 1924-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Biography Note:
Gloria F. Ross (1923-1998) was a tapestry ├ęditeur in New York, New York.
Language Note:
Collection is in English and French.
Donated in 2013 by the Gloria Ross estate via Michael I. Katz, executor, with assistance from the Gloria F. Ross Tapestry Program, University of Arizona, via Ann Lane Hedlund, director.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
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Archives of American Art