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McCarthy, Joseph, Roy Cohn, and Others

Artist:
Edward Biberman, 23 Oct 1904 - 27 Jan 1986  Search this
Sitter:
Joseph Raymond McCarthy, 14 Nov 1908 - 2 May 1957  Search this
Roy Marcus Cohn, 20 Feb 1927 - Aug 1986  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
20th century
Topic:
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Joseph Raymond McCarthy: Male  Search this
Joseph Raymond McCarthy: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Joseph Raymond McCarthy: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Joseph Raymond McCarthy: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge  Search this
Joseph Raymond McCarthy: Politics and Government\US Senator\Wisconsin  Search this
Joseph Raymond McCarthy: Military\Marine Corps\Officer\Lieutenant  Search this
Roy Marcus Cohn: Male  Search this
Roy Marcus Cohn: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Roy Marcus Cohn: Education\Educator\Professor\University  Search this
Roy Marcus Cohn: Politics and Government\Powerbroker  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: [UNLOCATED]
Object number:
UNL00946
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45b35a7a5-24fe-4561-b62c-14abff33e5e2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UNL00946

Biberman, Edward

Collection Creator:
Heritage Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 12-14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1958-1981
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers 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:
Heritage Gallery records, 1944-2000, bulk 1960-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Heritage Gallery records
Heritage Gallery records / Series 1: Artists' Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b7c028da-2373-4682-a524-df8beab5d43d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-herigall-ref11

Biberman, Edward, Photographs

Collection Creator:
Heritage Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers 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:
Heritage Gallery records, 1944-2000, bulk 1960-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Heritage Gallery records
Heritage Gallery records / Series 1: Artists' Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9990e8b4a-a347-4106-8617-cc7e6c2d7c30
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-herigall-ref12

Biberman, Edward

Collection Creator:
White, Charles, 1918-1979  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 35
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1954-1978
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 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:
Charles W. White papers, 1933-1987. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles W. White papers
Charles W. White papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9cfc6638d-1398-4c92-bc7e-f8b933590587
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-whitchar-ref44

Should government patronize the arts panel discussion, 1964 Apr. 28

Creator:
Hollywood-Los Feliz Jewish Community Center  Search this
Hollywood-Los Feliz Jewish Community Center  Search this
Interviewer:
Ross, Kenneth, 1910-  Search this
Subject:
Biberman, Edward  Search this
Mugnaini, Joseph A.  Search this
Paxton, Mary Jean Wallace  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12770
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214343
AAA_collcode_hollyw64
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_214343

Biberman, Edward

Collection Creator:
Park, Marlene, 1931-  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1979
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. 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:
Marlene Park and Gerald E. Markowitz research material on New Deal art, circa 1974-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marlene Park and Gerald E. Markowitz research materials on New Deal Art
Marlene Park and Gerald E. Markowitz research materials on New Deal Art / Series 1: Artists' Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9fd1ca232-16c5-4afb-adba-8cb0824b4443
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-parkmarl-ref38

Self Portrait of Edward Biberman

Artist:
Edward Biberman, 23 Oct 1904 - 27 Jan 1986  Search this
Sitter:
Edward Biberman, 23 Oct 1904 - 27 Jan 1986  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
92.7 x 72.4cm (36 1/2 x 28 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1929
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Artist's Effects\Canvas  Search this
Artist's Effects\Easel  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Edward Biberman: Male  Search this
Edward Biberman: Visual Arts\Artist\Printmaker  Search this
Edward Biberman: Visual Arts\Artist\Portraitist  Search this
Edward Biberman: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Muralist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Gallery Z
Object number:
CA900008
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49b401e8a-62db-4f80-a6c6-391e5d86f83a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CA900008

Lucien and Marcelle Labaudt papers

Creator:
Labaudt, Lucien, 1880-1943  Search this
Labaudt, Marcelle, 1892-1987  Search this
Names:
California School of Design  Search this
Federal Art Project (Calif.)  Search this
Lucien Labaudt Art Gallery  Search this
San Francisco Women Artists  Search this
Arnautoff, Victor Mikhail, 1896-1979  Search this
Biberman, Edward  Search this
Feitelson, Lorser, 1898-1978  Search this
Ferier, André  Search this
Ford, C.  Search this
Gerstle, Wilhelm, 1879-1963  Search this
Kent, Adaline Dutton, 1900-1957  Search this
Kuhn, Walt, 1877-1949  Search this
London, Charmian  Search this
Léger, Fernand, 1881-1955  Search this
Macdonald-Wright, Stanton, 1890-1973  Search this
Matisse, Henri, 1869-1954  Search this
Moya del Pino, Jose, 1891-1969  Search this
Oldfield, Otis, 1890-1969  Search this
Ozenfant, Amédée, 1886-1966  Search this
Ozenfant, Marthe  Search this
Pflueger, Timothy Ludwig, 1892-1946  Search this
Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957  Search this
Rowan, Edward Beatty, 1898-1946  Search this
Sotomayor, Antonio, 1904-  Search this
Extent:
8.5 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 11 reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1896-1987
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, photographs, exhibition materials, scrapbooks, journals, printed matter, essays, gallery records and other business records, and miscellaneous papers.
REELS 3799-3806: A resume; a travel journal; an address book; appointment books; passports for Marcelle Labaudt; correspondence, including 3 illustrated Christmas cards from Walt Kuhn and letters from Edward Rowan about Lucien Labaudt's murals for the Los Angeles post office for the Section of Fine Arts; notes on costume design, geometry, and metric color scales; writings by Lucien Labaudt, including "Color Constructions--Opticolormetry", 1940; 4 sketchbooks and 70 sketches by Labaudt; prints and drawings by others; scrapbook on history of costume design; announcements; programs; reproductions; printed material concerning Labaudt's California School of Design; records of the San Francisco Women Artists organization; minutes of the Artists' Council kept by Marcelle Labaudt; artist files; guest registers; ledgers 1929 and 1939-1949, and financial records, 1943-1980, for the Lucien Labaudt Art Gallery; clippings; photographs of Labaudt's family, 1911-1981; of works of art, 1913-1968; and stage and costume design.
REEL 1052: Correspondence relating to the Lucien Labaudt Art Gallery and to Lucien and Marcelle; photographs (many undated and unidentified) of a gallery opening, 1950 of Max Hages, two paintings by Fred Martin, and two by R. Kaess; manuscript material; biographical material on artists who exhibited at the gallery; catalogs and announcements; printed material; and clippings.
REEL 1854: Photographs, 1920-1940 of: Labaudt; Labauadt working on Beach Chalet Murals; at the Bohemian Club Grove with C. Ford, Arnautoff, Otis Oldfield, Moya del Pino, Sotomayer, Timothy Pflueger, William Gerstle, and Diego Rivera; with Adeline Kent; with Marcelle and André Ferier; costumes and sets designed by Labaudt; and paintings and murals by Labaudt. Also included are 173 personal and business letters, 1923-1975; sketches; manuscripts, including essays about Labaudt by Stanton Macdonald-Wright and Lorser Feitelson; a scrapbook; business records; catalogs and announcements; clippings and other printed matter. Correspondents include: Edward Biberman, Lorser Feitelson, Walt Kuhn, Fernand Leger, Charmain London (Mrs. Jack), Henri Matisse, Marthe and Amedee Ozenfant, Timothy L. Pflueger and Edward Rowan.
UNMICROFILMED: Biographical material regarding Marcelle Labaudt's education; correspondence, 1901-1979, with friends and associates, including Alvyne Maisonneuve, Yliane Remy, Henry and Ann Varnum Poor, Charmian London, Millard Sheets and Richard Diebenkorn (1 letter, 1950); Marcelle Labaudt's travel diary kept on a trip to France, undated; art works, undated, including a sketchbook and illustrated letter by Lucien and an unsigned print; exhibition catalogs and clippings regarding the Lucien Labaudt Art Gallery; photographs, slides and negatives, 1896-1976, of friends, family and art works, and an album of photographs of Lucien's works of art.
Biographical / Historical:
Lucien Labaudt was a painter, muralist, costume and set designer. He also ran a commercial art school called the California School of Design. After his death in 1943, on assignment as a war artist correspondent, his wife, Marcelle Labaudt, established the Lucien Labaudt Art Gallery in San Francisco, California. She specialized in giving younger or relatively unknown artists their first exhibitions and operated the gallery until 1980.
Provenance:
Donated by Marcelle Labaudt 1974-1976, and after her death by her estate through her step-sister and executor, Simone M. Berges, 1984. After Berges' death in 1988, an additional installment was received via Berges' sister-in-law, Jill Alexander.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Costume designers  Search this
Painters  Search this
Gallery owners -- California  Search this
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts -- California -- San Francisco -- Exhibitions  Search this
Art and state -- California -- San Francisco -- Exhibitions  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Costume -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Muralists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.labaluci
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a9f5e236-5785-4470-ba27-6403b1b8667d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-labaluci

Martha Graham

Artist:
Edward Biberman, 23 Oct 1904 - 27 Jan 1986  Search this
Sitter:
Martha Graham, 11 May 1894 - 1 Apr 1991  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
Mid 20th century
Topic:
Martha Graham: Female  Search this
Martha Graham: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Martha Graham: Performing Arts\Choreographer  Search this
Martha Graham: Performing Arts\Dance Instructor  Search this
Martha Graham: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: [UNLOCATED]
Object number:
UNL00878
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm427f8d791-cb3e-4da2-9e13-bf7903ea5d3d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UNL00878

Katharine Cornell

Artist:
Edward Biberman, 23 Oct 1904 - 27 Jan 1986  Search this
Sitter:
Katharine Cornell, 16 Feb 1893 - 12 Jun 1974  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
Mid 20th century
Topic:
Katharine Cornell: Female  Search this
Katharine Cornell: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Katharine Cornell: Performing Arts\Producer\Theater  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: [UNLOCATED]
Object number:
UNL00879
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm496b980cd-d80d-4f85-b827-ae327ced60fd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_UNL00879

Samuel Dashiell Hammett

Artist:
Edward Biberman, 23 Oct 1904 - 27 Jan 1986  Search this
Sitter:
Samuel Dashiell Hammett, 25 May 1894 - 10 Jan 1961  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 102.2 x 76.5 x 2.5cm (40 1/4 x 30 1/8 x 1")
Frame: 118.1 x 92.4 x 5.7cm (46 1/2 x 36 3/8 x 2 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\California\Los Angeles\Los Angeles
Date:
1937
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Samuel Dashiell Hammett: Male  Search this
Samuel Dashiell Hammett: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Samuel Dashiell Hammett: Literature\Writer\Screenwriter  Search this
Samuel Dashiell Hammett: Law and Law Enforcement\Police\Detective  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.85.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1937 Edward Biberman
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
20th Century Americans: 1930-1960
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 321
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4f4c1299a-a4ca-44a5-8a2a-ca78fbda1eda
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.1

Lena Horne

Artist:
Edward Biberman, 23 Oct 1904 - 27 Jan 1986  Search this
Sitter:
Lena Calhoun Horne, 30 Jun 1917 - 9 May 2010  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 129.5 x 78.7 x 2.5cm (51 x 31 x 1")
Frame: 146.1 x 95.3 x 5.1cm (57 1/2 x 37 1/2 x 2")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\California\Los Angeles\Los Angeles
Date:
1947
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Flower\Corsage  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Female  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Popular  Search this
Lena Calhoun Horne: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Television  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.85.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© 1947 Edward Biberman
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
Bravo!
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 321 Mezzanine
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4bf670ac9-c8e1-4699-b0b9-abab2378fc88
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.85.2

I Had A Dream

Alternate Title:
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Artist:
Edward Biberman, 23 Oct 1904 - 27 Jan 1986  Search this
Sitter:
Martin Luther King, Jr., 15 Jan 1929 - 4 Apr 1968  Search this
Medium:
Oil on masonite
Dimensions:
61 x 76.2cm (24 x 30")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1968
Topic:
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Male  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist\Civil rights leader  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Religion and Spirituality\Clergy\Minister  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Nobel Prize  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Presidential Medal of Freedom  Search this
Martin Luther King, Jr.: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Object number:
M.2011.42 LACMA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4113ba346-0897-4782-b390-edfe8d28dbe8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_M.2011.42_LACMA

Paul Robeson

Artist:
Edward Biberman, 23 Oct 1904 - 27 Jan 1986  Search this
Sitter:
Paul Robeson, 9 Apr 1898 - 23 Jan 1976  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Sight: 123.5 × 87cm (48 5/8 × 34 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1946-1947
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Paul Robeson: Male  Search this
Paul Robeson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Paul Robeson: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer  Search this
Paul Robeson: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Paul Robeson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
DLR01438
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c2f03bc7-8ef0-42e3-9f05-be72370528e5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR01438

Linus Pauling

Artist:
Edward Biberman, 23 Oct 1904 - 27 Jan 1986  Search this
Sitter:
Linus Carl Pauling, 28 Feb 1901 - 19 Aug 1994  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
75.6 x 101cm (29 3/4 x 39 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1961
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Linus Carl Pauling: Male  Search this
Linus Carl Pauling: Education\Educator  Search this
Linus Carl Pauling: Literature\Writer\Scientific  Search this
Linus Carl Pauling: Science and Technology\Scientist\Physicist  Search this
Linus Carl Pauling: Science and Technology\Scientist\Chemist  Search this
Linus Carl Pauling: Nobel Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Gallery Z
Object number:
DLR01443
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4fb981863-70f1-4d46-8b80-602bda7462e0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DLR01443

Ailes Gilmour Noguchi

Artist:
Edward Biberman, 23 Oct 1904 - 27 Jan 1986  Search this
Sitter:
Ailes Gilmour, 1912 - 1993  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
73 x 92.7cm (28 3/4 x 36 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1930-1932
Topic:
Ailes Gilmour: Female  Search this
Ailes Gilmour: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Gallery Z
Object number:
CA900016
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm465449b28-807b-4a5c-b1e0-e2369fdf4223
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CA900016

Gale Sondergaard

Artist:
Edward Biberman, 23 Oct 1904 - 27 Jan 1986  Search this
Sitter:
Gale Sondergaard, 1899 - 1985  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
92.7 × 73cm (36 1/2 × 28 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1930
Topic:
Gale Sondergaard: Female  Search this
Gale Sondergaard: Performing Arts\Performer\Actress  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
CA990251
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42cb0f867-def5-47ab-8d44-3c8d547529f5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CA990251

Oral history interview with Edward Biberman, 1964 April 15

Interviewee:
Biberman, Edward, 1904-1986  Search this
Biberman, Edward, 1904-1986  Search this
Interviewer:
McGlynn, Betty Lochrie Hoag, 1914-2002  Search this
Subject:
Orozco, José Clemente  Search this
Rivera, Diego  Search this
Federal Art Project (Calif.)  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art and state  Search this
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Painters -- California -- Los Angeles -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- California -- Los Angeles -- Interviews  Search this
Theme:
New Deal  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12807
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213268
AAA_collcode_biberm64
Theme:
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213268
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Edward Biberman

Interviewee:
Biberman, Edward  Search this
Interviewer:
McGlynn, Betty Hoag  Search this
Creator:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Names:
Federal Art Project (Calif.)  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Orozco, José Clemente, 1883-1949  Search this
Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957  Search this
Extent:
48 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1964 April 15
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Edward Biberman conducted 1964 April 15, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.
Biberman speaks of his background and education; his early painting career; the influence of the Mexican muralists, especially Jose Clemente Orozco, upon him; coming to California; teaching at the Art Center School; murals he painted for the Los Angeles Post Office; serving on the jury to select a mural design for the Social Security Administration Building in Washington; his work methods, and how he researched the subject matter for his murals; the Federal Art Project's contribution to art in California and art in general; his opinions about government support for the arts. He recalls Diego Rivera.
Biographical / Historical:
Edward Biberman (1904-1986) was a painter, printmaker, and mural painter from Los Angeles, California.
General:
Originally recorded 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 1 hr., 53 min.
Interviews of Stanton Macdonald-Wright, and Charles Rogers are also on this tape.
Provenance:
This interview conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Occupation:
Muralists -- California -- Los Angeles -- Interviews  Search this
Topic:
Art and state  Search this
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Painters -- California -- Los Angeles -- Interviews  Search this
Printmakers -- California -- Los Angeles -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.biberm64
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw92ce9cc67-c01f-4f5a-ac20-45e4b28ec239
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-biberm64
Online Media:

"The Attack on the American Artist"

Creator:
Biberman, Edward, 1904-1986  Search this
Biberman, Edward, 1904-1986  Search this
Subject:
Biberman, Edward  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
1947 July 10
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)22713
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Edward Biberman papers, 1939-1985
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_22713

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