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Fritz Glarner

Photographer:
Schiff, John D.  Search this
Schiff, John D.  Search this
Subject:
Glarner, Fritz  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
ca. 1960
Topic:
Artists at or with their work  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)2121
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Miscellaneous photographs collection, circa 1845-1980
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_2121
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Alice Yamin papers, 1927-1998

Creator:
Yamin, Alice D., 1905-2002  Search this
Yamin, Alice D., 1905-2002  Search this
Subject:
Aziz, Barbara Nimri  Search this
Aach, Herbert  Search this
Ginsberg, Henry  Search this
De Kooning, Elaine  Search this
Bultman, Fritz  Search this
Brody, Lily  Search this
Briggs, Ernest  Search this
Bolotowsky, Ilya  Search this
Bernard, Frank S.  Search this
Yamin, Leo  Search this
Schmid, Elsa  Search this
Teller, Jane  Search this
Siskind, Aaron  Search this
Katz, Alex  Search this
Fromboluti, Sideo  Search this
Lipkind, Bill  Search this
Rothko, Mark  Search this
Lipkind, Maria  Search this
Glarner, Fritz  Search this
Gottlieb, Adolph  Search this
Grillo, John  Search this
Johnson, Buffie  Search this
Oeri, Georgine  Search this
Oeri-Sarasin, Gertrude  Search this
Pavia, Philip  Search this
Littlefield, William Horace  Search this
Mason, Alice Trumbull  Search this
Newman, Barnett  Search this
McFadden, Elizabeth  Search this
Mumford, Daphne  Search this
Landmark Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Topic:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Consultants -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painting -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Draftsman -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6897
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209026
AAA_collcode_yamialic
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209026
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Phyllis Mark papers, 1930-1977

Creator:
Mark, Phyllis, 1921-2004  Search this
Mark, Phyllis, 1921-2004  Search this
Subject:
Glarner, Fritz  Search this
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7854
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210021
AAA_collcode_markphyl
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210021

Untitled

Artist:
Fritz Glarner, American, b. Zurich, Switzerland, 1899–1972  Search this
Medium:
Pencil and pastel on paper
Dimensions:
26 3/16 X 20 5/16 in. (66.5 X 51.6 cm.)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1962
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2070
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Geometric Abstraction
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py205736663-44a2-4ab7-9a9d-042a1d5be656
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2070

Relational Painting No. 83

Artist:
Fritz Glarner, American, b. Zurich, Switzerland, 1899–1972  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas in integral artist's frame
Dimensions:
45 1/4 x 43 1/4 in. (114.9 x 109.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1957
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Accession Number:
72.135
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Geometric Abstraction
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2ce0f039e-d47d-480b-8d0d-bcf32b88a130
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_72.135

Relational Painting: Tondo No. 20

Artist:
Fritz Glarner, American, b. Zurich, Switzerland, 1899–1972  Search this
Medium:
Oil on fiberboard mounted on wood panel
Dimensions:
49 in. (124.5 cm) diameter
Type:
Painting
Date:
1951-1954
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Accession Number:
72.136
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Geometric Abstraction
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2addef1ac-a153-463e-a736-8d21c001b6f7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_72.136

Composition

Artist:
Fritz Glarner, American, b. Zurich, Switzerland, 1899–1972  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
21 3/4 X 18 1/8 IN. (55.2 X 46.0 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1930
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Accession Number:
72.137
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Geometric Abstraction
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2ee9d6a96-7f07-4691-8296-e69e7b4f3276
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_72.137

Locarno Tondo

Artist:
Fritz Glarner, American, b. Zurich, Switzerland, 1899–1972  Search this
Medium:
Crayon and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
34 1/16 x 25 3/8 in. (86.5 x 64.4 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1966
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.2236
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Geometric Abstraction
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py20ddf2634-d9b0-44d5-baa4-3ecf5c698e00
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.2236

Relational Painting: Tondo No. 55

Artist:
Fritz Glarner, American, b. Zurich, Switzerland, 1899–1972  Search this
Medium:
Oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
38 1/8 in. (96.8 cm) diameter
Type:
Painting
Date:
1960
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2069
See more items in:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Geometric Abstraction
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2255dfb12-febc-4272-a975-6ff05f25045b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2069

Phyllis Mark papers

Creator:
Mark, Phyllis, 1921-2004  Search this
Names:
Glarner, Fritz, 1899-1972  Search this
Extent:
0.8 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1930-1977
Scope and Contents:
Gift Nov. 14, l977: Correspondence, 1975-77; 5 artworks in magic marker; 30 personal photographs and 10 photos of Mark's works, l930-74; 45 catalogs and announcements; 27 clippings; 1 wooden identification plaque;
Gift Oct. 28, 1978: Biographical sketches, 96 letters of which 20 are from Fritz and Lucie Glarner and 11 from Judith Rothschild Myer, 15 photographs of Mark's work and 6 photographs of Mark, financial papers, exhibition catalogs, and clippings.
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor, New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Donated by Mark Nov. 14, l977 and Oct. 28, l978.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Sculptors  Search this
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.markphyl
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-markphyl

Alice Yamin papers

Creator:
Yamin, Alice  Search this
Names:
Landmark Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Aach, Herbert, 1923-1985  Search this
Aziz, Barbara Nimri  Search this
Bernard, Frank S.  Search this
Bolotowsky, Ilya, 1907-  Search this
Briggs, Ernest, 1923-  Search this
Brody, Lily  Search this
Bultman, Fritz, 1919-1985  Search this
De Kooning, Elaine  Search this
Fromboluti, Sideo, 1921-  Search this
Ginsberg, Henry  Search this
Glarner, Fritz, 1899-1972  Search this
Gottlieb, Adolph, 1903-1974  Search this
Grillo, John, 1917-  Search this
Johnson, Buffie  Search this
Katz, Alex, 1927-  Search this
Lipkind, Bill  Search this
Lipkind, Maria  Search this
Littlefield, William Horace, 1902-1969  Search this
Mason, Alice Trumbull, 1904-1971  Search this
McFadden, Elizabeth  Search this
Mumford, Daphne, 1934  Search this
Newman, Barnett, 1905-1970  Search this
Oeri, Georgine  Search this
Oeri-Sarasin, Gertrude  Search this
Pavia, Philip, 1915-2005  Search this
Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970  Search this
Schmid, Elsa, 1897-  Search this
Siskind, Aaron  Search this
Teller, Jane  Search this
Yamin, Leo  Search this
Extent:
2 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1927-1998
Summary:
The papers of painter, draftsperson, and art consultant Alice Yamin date from 1927-1998, and measure 2.0 linear feet. Found within the papers are letters from artists, writers, galleries, and CIGY-GEIGY Corporation for whom Yamin worked as an art consultant. The collection also contains exhibition files, printed material, and photographs of Yamin, family members, and colleagues.
Scope and Content Note:
The papers of painter, draftsperson, and art consultant Alice Yamin date from 1927-1998, and measure 2.0 linear feet. Found within the papers are letters from artists, writers, galleries, and CIGY-GEIGY Corporation for whom Yamin worked as an art consultant. The collection also contains exhibition files, printed material, and photographs of Yamin, family members, and colleagues.

The most significant series consists of letter files, which also contain scattered printed material and photographs collected by Yamin, concerning specific individuals and organizations. Represented within the files are artists Herb Aach, Ilya Bolotowsky, Ernest Briggs, Lily Brody, Fritz Bultman, Elaine DeKooning, Sideo Fromboluti, Fritz Glarner, Adolph Gottlieb, John Grillo, Buffie Johnson, Alex Katz, William H. Littlefield, Alice Trumbull Mason, Elizabeth McFadden, Daphne Mumford, Barnett Newman, Philip Pavia, Mark Rothko, Elsa Schmid, and Jane Teller; curator Henry Ginsburg; writers Barbara Nimri Aziz, Georgine Oeri, Gertrud Oeri-Sarasin, and Leo Yamin; and galleries including the Ingber Gallery and the Landmark Gallery. There are also letter files concerning the CIGY-GEIGY Corporation; for Alice Yamin's brother, businessman Frank S. Bernard, and the town of Chilmark, Massachusetts, where the Yamins spent their summers. Even though Yamin's responses to the letters are not included in the collection, this series illustrates the wide range of her friendships and associates in the art business.

Also found are exhibition files containing letters, prospectuses, business records such as loan agreements, clippings, and exhibition announcements and catalogs concerning the inclusion of Yamin's art work primarily in group exhibitions. Printed material consists of miscellaneous clippings, and exhibition announcements and catalogs that do not relate to the exhibition files, as well as miscellaneous booklets, brochures, and a copy of the book American Drawings, Watercolors, Pastels, and Collages published by the Corcoran Gallery of Art which contains a reproduction of Yamin's work. Photographs are of Yamin, family members, and colleagues including Bill and Maria Lipkind, and Aaron Siskind.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into 4 series. Letter files pertaining to specific individuals and organizations are arranged alphabetically; miscellaneous letters, exhibition files, printed material, and photographs are arranged chronologically.

Series 1: Letter Files, 1927-1998 (Boxes 1-2; 1.5 linear feet)

Series 2: Exhibition Files, 1956-1982 (Box 2; 18 folders)

Series 3: Printed Material, 1949-1992 (Box 2; 22 folders)

Series 4: Photographs, 1923-1978 (Box 2; 2 folders)
Biographical Note:
Alice Bernard was born on April 8, 1905 in Paris, France. She was brought to the United States as a child and spent most of her life in New York City. She married writer Leo Yamin who died on January 20, 1999.

Alice Yamin was a painter and draftsperson influenced by Abstract Expressionism. Beginning in 1950, she worked with a carbon medium, primarily producing dramatic black and white works on paper. She was also an art consultant for the international chemical firm CIBA-GEIGY Corporation that began collecting contemporary art in 1959 when it moved its headquarters from Manhattan to Ardsley, New York, a suburb of New York City.

Alice Yamin died on April 4, 2002.
Provenance:
The Alice Yamin papers were donated in 1981 by the artist and in 2002 by Harry Smith, her nephew.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use requires an appointment.
Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Topic:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Consultants -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painting -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Draftsman -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Alice Yamin papers, 1927-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.yamialic
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Alice Yamin papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-yamialic
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Relational Painting No. 93, (painting)

Title:
Relational Painting #93, (painting)
Painter:
Glarner, Fritz 1899-1972  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Albright-Knox Art Gallery 1285 Elmwood Avenue Buffalo New York 14222 Accession Number: 66:8
Date:
1962
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8F100130
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_462735

Relational Painting, (painting)

Painter:
Glarner, Fritz 1899-1972  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Whitney Museum of American Art 945 Madison Avenue New York New York 10021 Accession Number: 52.3
Date:
1949-1951
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Control number:
IAP 60010338
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_401040

Relational Painting, Tondo No. 55, (painting)

Painter:
Glarner, Fritz 1899-1972  Search this
Medium:
Oil on fiberboard
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian Institution Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Independence Avenue at 8th Street, S.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 66.2069
Date:
1960
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Control number:
IAP 61571018
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_414256

Untitled, (painting)

Painter:
Glarner, Fritz 1899-1972  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian Institution Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Independence Avenue at 8th Street, S.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 66.2070
Date:
1962
Topic:
Undetermined  Search this
Control number:
IAP 61571019
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_414257

Relational Painting no. 83, (painting)

Painter:
Glarner, Fritz 1899-1972  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian Institution Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Independence Avenue at 8th Street, S.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 72.135
Date:
1957
Topic:
Undetermined  Search this
Control number:
IAP 61571020
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_414258

Relational Painting Tondo No. 20, (painting)

Painter:
Glarner, Fritz 1899-1972  Search this
Medium:
Oil on fiberboard mounted on wood panel
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian Institution Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Independence Avenue at 8th Street, S.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 72.136
Date:
1951-1954
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Control number:
IAP 61571021
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_414259

Composition, (painting)

Painter:
Glarner, Fritz 1899-1972  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian Institution Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Independence Avenue at 8th Street, S.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 72.137
Date:
1930
Topic:
Undetermined  Search this
Control number:
IAP 61571022
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_414260

Locarno Tondo, (painting)

Painter:
Glarner, Fritz 1899-1972  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian Institution Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Independence Avenue at 8th Street, S.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 86.2236
Date:
1965
Topic:
Undetermined  Search this
Control number:
IAP 61571023
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_414261

Tondo No. 8, (painting)

Painter:
Glarner, Fritz 1899-1972  Search this
Medium:
Oil on masonite
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Philadelphia Museum of Art 26th Street & Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19130 Accession Number: 49-22-1
Date:
1948
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Control number:
IAP 46170484
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_446088

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