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Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977

Creator:
Jaffe, Irma B.  Search this
Baskin, Leonard, 1922-2000  Search this
Subject:
Baskin, Leonard  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10692
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214293
AAA_collcode_jaffirma
Theme:
African American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214293

Irma Jaffe interviews

Creator:
Jaffe, Irma B.  Search this
Names:
Baskin, Leonard, 1922-2000  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
1965-1977
Summary:
The records of art historian Irma Jaffe date from 1965-1977, measure 1 linear foot, and contain interviews, some transcripts, and a letter. The recordings include interviews conducted by Jaffe for her book The Sculpture of Leonard Baskin (1980), and recordings made for the radio program "Art News and Interviews," WFMU radio, Upsala College, East Orange, New Jersey.
Scope and Contents:
The records of art historian Irma Jaffe date from 1965-1977, measure 1 linear foot, and contain interviews, some transcripts, and a letter. The recordings include interviews conducted by Jaffe for her book The Sculpture of Leonard Baskin (1980), and recordings made for the radio program "Art News and Interviews," WFMU radio, Upsala College, East Orange, New Jersey.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as 2 series.

Series 1: Interviews, 1965-1977 (Box 1, 0.9 linear feet)

Series 2: Correspondence, 1977 (Box 1, 0.1 linear feet)
Biographical / Historical:
Irma Jaffe (1917-2018) was an art historian in New York, New York, who wrote about European Renaissance, Baroque, and 19th and 20th century American art. She received her PhD from Columbia University, and then served as a research curator for the Whitney Museum. She later became a professor at Fordham University, and was founder and first chair of the university's Music and Art History Department.
Provenance:
The Irma Jaffe interviews were donated in two separate installments. The Hans Hoffman, Max Kozloff, and "Alienation and Commitment" panel discussion recordings and transcripts were donated in 1967 by Sam Jaffe, Irma Jaffe's husband. The remainder of the collection was donated by Irma Jaffe in 1985.
Restrictions:
The 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.
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 reponsibility 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.
Occupation:
Art historians -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Citation:
Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.jaffirma
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Archives of American Art
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Croatian

Artist:
Joseph Stella, American, b. Muro Lucano, Italy, 1877–1946  Search this
Medium:
Pencil on paper
Dimensions:
8 X 5 3/4 IN. IRREG. (20.2 X 14.5 CM.)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1908
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4764
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Early American Modernism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2961e8ff3-1b3a-4c15-bf74-2694f63daea8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4764

Interview with Peter Fingesten for the Art news and interviews radio series

Creator:
Fingesten, Peter, 1916-1987  Search this
Jaffe, Irma B.  Search this
Subject:
Cathedral of St. John the Divine (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1966 January 14
Topic:
Architecture, Medieval  Search this
Church architecture  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11932
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Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977
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Archives of American Art
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Interview with Nadia Gould and Dr. Philip Gould for the Art news and interviews radio series

Creator:
Gould, Nadia, 1929-  Search this
Jaffe, Irma B.  Search this
Subject:
Gould, Nadia  Search this
Gould, Philip  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
circa 1966
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11933
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Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_11933

Interview with members of Spiral group for the Art news and interviews radio series

Creator:
Spiral (Group of artists)  Search this
Jaffe, Irma B.  Search this
Subject:
Bearden, Romare  Search this
Hollingsworth, Alvin C.  Search this
Siegel, Jeanne  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1966 March 15
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Spiral (Group of artists)  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11934
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Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_11934

Interview with Dustin Rice for the Art news and interviews radio series

Creator:
Rice, Dustin  Search this
Jaffe, Irma B.  Search this
Subject:
Rice, Dustin  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1966 March
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11935
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Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_11935

Interview with Max Kozloff for the Art news and interviews radio series

Creator:
Kozloff, Max, 1933-  Search this
Jaffe, Irma B.  Search this
Subject:
Kozloff, Max  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1965 December 16
Topic:
Art criticism  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11936
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Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_11936

Interviews by Irma Jaffe at the Whitney Museum Annual 1965-1966 exhibit opening, for the Art news and interviews radio series

Creator:
Jaffe, Irma B.  Search this
Subject:
Whitney Museum of American Art  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1965 December
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11937
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Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_11937

Irma Jaffe moderating a panel discussion, "Alienation or Commitment," recorded for the Art news and interviews radio series

Creator:
Jaffe, Irma B.  Search this
Subject:
Hinman, Charles B.  Search this
Indiana, Robert  Search this
Pearson, Henry Charles  Search this
Spector, Robert Donald  Search this
Tucker, Martin  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
196-
Topic:
Art and society  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11938
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Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_11938

Interview with Chaim Gross

Creator:
Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991  Search this
Jaffe, Irma B.  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1977 February 13
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16117
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Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_16117

Interview with Hans Hofmann

Creator:
Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966  Search this
Jaffe, Irma B.  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1966 January 13
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16118
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Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_16118

Interview with Sidney Kaplan

Creator:
Kaplan, Sidney, 1913-  Search this
Jaffe, Irma B.  Search this
Subject:
Baskin, Leonard  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1977 July 26
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16119
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Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_16119

Interviews with Leonard Baskin

Creator:
Baskin, Leonard, 1922-2000  Search this
Jaffe, Irma B.  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1977 Jul. 3 through Sep. 7
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16120
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Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_16120

Board of the American Art Journal at an award luncheon held at the Plaza Hotel, New York City

Subject:
Baur, John I. H. (John Ireland Howe)  Search this
Brown, Milton Wolf  Search this
Fleischman, Lawrence Arthur  Search this
Flexner, James Thomas  Search this
Goodrich, Lloyd  Search this
Homer, William Innes  Search this
Howat, John K.  Search this
Jaffe, Irma B.  Search this
Wilmerding, John  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
New York, N.Y.
Date:
20 January 1984
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)1044
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Milton Wolf Brown papers, 1908-1998
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_1044

Jaffe, Irma B.

Collection Creator:
Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 51
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1965
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The Hans Hofmann papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws. Authotization to quote or reproduce, for purposes of publication, the 1998 May 27 interview of Max Spoerri by Tina Dickey requires written permission from Max Spoerri.
Collection Citation:
Hans Hofmann papers, circa 1904-2011, bulk 1945-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Hans Hofmann papers
Hans Hofmann papers / Series 1: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-hofmhans-ref292

Portrait of Eilshemius

Artist:
Joseph Stella, American, b. Muro Lucano, Italy, 1877–1946  Search this
Medium:
Silverpoint, crayon and pencil with chinese white on paper
Dimensions:
22 7/8 X 18 11/16 IN. (58.0 X 47.5 CM.)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1920
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4765
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Early American Modernism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2eea25776-764a-41ac-92c0-1adba6e09638
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4765

Self-Portrait

Artist:
Joseph Stella, American, b. Muro Lucano, Italy, 1877–1946  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal, pastel, ink and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
14 x 10 13/16 in. (35.5 x 27.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
(c. 1928)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4767
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Early American Modernism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py26e8c062e-a86c-4d0e-bd5b-3f4c22092650
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4767

Sunset (Factories)

Artist:
Joseph Stella, American, b. Muro Lucano, Italy, 1877–1946  Search this
Medium:
Pastel on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
6 3/4 X 9 3/4 IRREG. (17.1 X 25.0 CM.)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
(c. 1920)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4768
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Early American Modernism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py248643ede-081c-4dcb-bda2-4196c0d3bde2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4768

Water Lilies

Artist:
Joseph Stella, American, b. Muro Lucano, Italy, 1877–1946  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvasboard
Dimensions:
9 X 12 IN. (22.8 X 30.5 CM.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(c. 1929)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4770
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Early American Modernism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2c9ee70db-884b-404b-9a05-068e56bded85
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.4770

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