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Guthrie Foster papers, 1959-1966

Creator:
Foster, Guthrie  Search this
Foster, Guthrie  Search this
Subject:
Hofmann, Hans  Search this
Hofmann, Maria  Search this
Lionni, Leo  Search this
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Rand, Paul  Search this
Shahn, Ben  Search this
Wildenhain, Marguerite  Search this
Albers, Anni  Search this
Albers, Josef  Search this
Gottlieb, Adolph  Search this
Atlanta Art Institute  Search this
Theme:
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5960
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208805
AAA_collcode_fostguth
Theme:
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208805

Guthrie Foster papers

Creator:
Foster, Guthrie  Search this
Names:
Atlanta Art Institute  Search this
Albers, Anni  Search this
Albers, Josef  Search this
Gottlieb, Adolph, 1903-1974  Search this
Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966  Search this
Hofmann, Maria, 1885-1963  Search this
Lionni, Leo, 1910-  Search this
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Rand, Paul, 1914-  Search this
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969  Search this
Wildenhain, Marguerite  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet ((36 items))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1959-1966
Scope and Contents:
Letters, 1959-1960, from Anni Albers, Josef Albers, Adolph Gottlieb, Maria Hofmann (for Hans Hofmann), Leo Lionni, Robert Motherwell, Paul Rand, Ben Shahn, and Marguerite Wildenhain each responding to Foster's invitation to be a guest instructor at the Atlanta Art Institute. Most declined the invitation. Robert Motherwell wrote that he would not teach in a segregated school.
Also included are writings and printed material on and by Josef Albers, ca. 1960-1966.
Biographical / Historical:
Director of the Atlanta Art Institute.
Provenance:
Donated 1985 by Guthrie Foster.
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:
Art teachers  Search this
Painters  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.fostguth
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-fostguth

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