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Untitled

Artist:
John Altoon, American, b. Los Angeles, California, 1925–1969  Search this
Medium:
Gouache on paperboard
Dimensions:
30 X 40 IN. (76.2 X 101.6 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1962)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Betty Parsons Foundation, 1985
Accession Number:
85.15
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Formalist Abstraction
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py29dbf9bdf-5ada-401d-8ae1-963ba53c1d47
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_85.15

Untitled (Hyperion Series)

Artist:
John Altoon, American, b. Los Angeles, California, 1925–1969  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
55 7/8 x 59 3/4 in. (141.8 x 151.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1964-1965)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Museum Purchase with Funds Donated by The Ansley I. Graham Trust, 1998
Accession Number:
98.5
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Formalist Abstraction
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2095d1511-5e4e-4381-8cba-82014b34bac5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_98.5

F-186 (JA #13)

Artist:
John Altoon, born Los Angeles, CA 1925-died Los Angeles, CA 1969  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink and watercolor on paperboard
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Figure group\nude  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chuck and Jan Rosenak
Object number:
1983.92.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e7278bf1-39eb-4d3d-927c-bd078943f12d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1983.92.2

Altoon, John

Collection Creator:
Fischbach Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Written permission from the donor is also required to view the series of financial records and the 2015 addition of card indexes. Contact the Reference Services Department for more information.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
The Fischbach Gallery records, 1937-2015, bulk 1963-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Fischbach Gallery records
Fischbach Gallery records / Series 1: Artists and Exhibitions Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw933c7d1e7-c069-4c48-80da-f5565fc4bed0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-fiscgall-ref16

Altoon, John

Collection Creator:
Dorothy Goldeen Gallery (Santa Monica, Calif.)  Search this
Container:
Box 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Boxes 19-21 are access restricted; written permission is required. Contact Reference Services for more information. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Researchers interested in accessing born-digital records or audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies.
Collection Rights:
All correspondence: Permission to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Dorothy Goldeen. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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.
Collection Citation:
Dorothy Goldeen Gallery Records, 1960-circa 2014, bulk 1987-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Dorothy Goldeen Gallery records
Dorothy Goldeen Gallery records / Series 4: Artists' Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97af18d50-6f0f-44c3-993b-7aa410da1fad
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-dorogolg-ref261

Altoon, John

Collection Creator:
Tibor de Nagy Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 13, Folder 1-7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1967-1983
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. research facility.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Tibor de Nagy Gallery records, 1941-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Tibor de Nagy Gallery records
Tibor de Nagy Gallery records / Series 3: Artist Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw93735fb51-714b-4e6e-9999-e2e200b6d2d8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-tibode-ref358

Altoon, John

Collection Creator:
Artists' Gallery (New York, N.Y)  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1953
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Artists' Gallery Records, 1929-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Artists' Gallery records
Artists' Gallery records / Series 2: Artist Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9cf3f199b-5f7d-4e72-b6a3-0ae83b2e64c7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-artigall-ref69

Altoon, John

Collection Creator:
Nicholas Wilder Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 44
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1966, 1968, circa late 1960s
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Nicholas Wilder Gallery records, 1944-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Nicholas Wilder Gallery records
Nicholas Wilder Gallery records / Series 4: Artists Files / 4.2: Transparencies
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ad2788db-a902-40a4-8f64-ff4d35e559bc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nichwild-ref120

Altoon, John

Collection Creator:
Nicholas Wilder Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1965, 1972-1978
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Nicholas Wilder Gallery records, 1944-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Nicholas Wilder Gallery records
Nicholas Wilder Gallery records / Series 4: Artists Files / 4.1: Inventory Cards
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw911014455-ac6d-4677-993b-1ea53133de3b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-nichwild-ref42

Altoon, John

Collection Creator:
Selz, Peter Howard, 1919-2019  Search this
Container:
Box 15, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1997
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Peter Howard Selz papers, 1929-2018, bulk 1950-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Peter Howard Selz papers
Peter Howard Selz papers / Series 6: Artists' Research Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94ebbf2c7-60ff-4ecb-9f06-fa16c801ee63
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-selzpete-ref449

Altoon, John

Collection Creator:
Tibor de Nagy Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 34, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1968-1981
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. research facility.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Tibor de Nagy Gallery records, 1941-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Tibor de Nagy Gallery records
Tibor de Nagy Gallery records / Series 5: Inventory Records / 5.1: Artist Cards
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ae2b695a-c91d-4101-959e-87368f05685c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-tibode-ref535

Altoon, John

Collection Creator:
Dorothy Goldeen Gallery (Santa Monica, Calif.)  Search this
Container:
Box 15, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1991
Collection Restrictions:
Boxes 19-21 are access restricted; written permission is required. Contact Reference Services for more information. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Researchers interested in accessing born-digital records or audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies.
Collection Rights:
All correspondence: Permission to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Dorothy Goldeen. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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.
Collection Citation:
Dorothy Goldeen Gallery Records, 1960-circa 2014, bulk 1987-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Dorothy Goldeen Gallery records
Dorothy Goldeen Gallery records / Series 5: Financial and Legal Records / Sales Records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91c90232d-6f91-48a8-9876-c71dd593c77e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-dorogolg-ref623

Altoon, John

Collection Creator:
Schipper, Merle, 1922-2001  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 27
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1971-1988
Collection 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.

Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Merle Schipper papers, circa 1930s-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Merle Schipper Papers
Merle Schipper Papers / Series 3: Writing and Research Project Files / 3.1: General Writing and Research Projects
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9d5e3e340-fbd5-45ae-883c-1fec66a9b3d9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-schimerl-ref37

Altoon, John, Artwork

Collection Creator:
Alexander, Robert  Search this
Temple of Man (Venice, Calif.)  Search this
Container:
Oversize 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1955
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.

Researchers interested in accessing born-digital records or audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Robert Alexander papers and Temple of Man records, 1938-2015. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Robert Alexander papers and Temple of Man records
Robert Alexander papers and Temple of Man records / Series 3: Correspondence and Artists Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91929bd70-9049-474f-897d-4df48c58b0dd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-alexbob-ref79

John Altoon sketchbook

Creator:
Altoon, John, 1925-1969  Search this
Altoon, John, 1925-1969  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
1966?
Topic:
Art, Abstract  Search this
Portrait drawing  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16166
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John Altoon art work and papers, circa 1940-1969
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_16166

Oral history interview with Ed Moses, 1980 July 10-12

Interviewee:
Moses, Ed, 1926-  Search this
Moses, Ed, 1926-  Search this
Interviewer:
Figoten, Sheldon  Search this
Subject:
Altoon, John  Search this
Bengston, Billy Al  Search this
Castelli, Leo  Search this
Johns, Jasper  Search this
Lebrun, Rico  Search this
Rauschenberg, Robert  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13115
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212070
AAA_collcode_moses80
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212070

Oral history interview with Norton Wisdom, 2000 April 27

Interviewee:
Wisdom, Norton, 1947-  Search this
Wisdom, Norton, 1947-  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Subject:
Altoon, John  Search this
Chouinard Art Institute (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Art -- Philosophy  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12723
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)222976
AAA_collcode_wisdom00
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_222976
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Untitled ABS 12

Artist:
John Altoon, American, b. Los Angeles, California, 1925–1969  Search this
Medium:
Ink, watercolor, and airbrush on paperboard
Dimensions:
framed: 67 1/4 × 47 3/16 in. (170.8 × 119.9 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1966
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest Fund, 1998
Accession Number:
98.4
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Formalist Abstraction
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2bc1ccbbd-a284-40bd-9cfa-93bd6869f24f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_98.4

Oral history interview with Clinton Adams, 1995 August 2-3

Interviewee:
Adams, Clinton, 1918-2002  Search this
Adams, Clinton, 1918-2002  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Subject:
Altoon, John  Search this
Delano, Annita  Search this
Edmondson, Leonard  Search this
Feitelson, Lorser  Search this
Johnston, Ynez  Search this
Kistler, Lynton R.  Search this
Langsner, Jules  Search this
Lebrun, Rico  Search this
Macdonald-Wright, Stanton  Search this
Price, Vincent  Search this
Scholder, Fritz  Search this
Tamarind Lithography Workshop  Search this
Tamarind Institute  Search this
University of California, Los Angeles  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Modernism (Art)  Search this
Painters -- California -- Los Angeles -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- New Mexico -- Albuquerque -- Interviews  Search this
Prints -- Technique  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12197
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215892
AAA_collcode_adams95
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_215892
Online Media:

Irving Blum Gallery and Ferus Gallery announcements, 1961-1972

Creator:
Irving Blum Gallery  Search this
Irving Blum Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Johns, Jasper  Search this
Ruscha, Edward  Search this
Stella, Frank  Search this
Warhol, Andy  Search this
Kauffman, Craig  Search this
Moses, Ed  Search this
Noland, Kenneth  Search this
Judd, Donald  Search this
Irwin, Robert  Search this
Bengston, Billy Al  Search this
Lichtenstein, Roy  Search this
Reinhardt, Ad  Search this
Bell, Larry  Search this
Bachardy, Don  Search this
Altoon, John  Search this
Ferus Gallery (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Theme:
Art Market  Search this
Art Gallery Records  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8796
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210980
AAA_collcode_irviblum
Theme:
Art Market
Art Gallery Records
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210980
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