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Joyce Treiman papers

Creator:
Treiman, Joyce  Search this
Extent:
4.1 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Drawings
Sketchbooks
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Date:
1942-1990
Scope and Contents:
Biographical material, undated and 1980; correspondence with galleries, museums, publishers, artists, and critics, 1951-1990, including Leonard Baskin, Richard Diebenkorn, Grant Holcomb, Bella Fishko, Theodore Wolff, Ernest Fiene, and others; business and financial records, 1955-1979; writings and notes, including personal journals and illustrated travel journals, undated and 1968-1989; artworks, including a pen and ink drawing and 3 sketchbooks, 1970-1977; five scrapbooks, 1942-1960, containing articles, bulletins, and clippings; exhibition catalogs and announcements, undated and 1940-1980s; clippings and articles undated and 1955-1986, photographs and slides of Treiman and her work, undated and 1960-1981;
2 U-matic video interviews of Treiman, including "Joyce Treiman: Painter," interview with Bob Pelfrey, Apr. 1978, 37 min., at Barnstall Municipal Gallery, L.A., and a Univ. of Minn. Media Resources production, "Undercurrents in American Art: Joyce Treiman," 1981, 7 min.; a motion picture film (silent, color, 22 min., also available on VHS videocassette), "Joyce Treiman, 1955-1958" shows Treiman at work and many close-up shots of paintings; a sound tape of Irving Block's senior seminar, UCLA, 1985; a 26 p. transcript of an interview conducted by Lucy Sargeant, 1980; and a file on the exhibition and symposium "Personal Realities in American Painting," Minneapolis, Minn, 1981.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, sculptor; Chicago, Ill. and Los Angeles, Calif.
Provenance:
Donated by Joyce Treiman, 1973-1990.
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:
Painters -- California  Search this
Sculptors -- California  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American -- California  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Sketchbooks
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Identifier:
AAA.treijoyc
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-treijoyc

Joyce Treiman papers, 1942-1990

Creator:
Treiman, Joyce Wahl, 1922-1991  Search this
Treiman, Joyce Wahl, 1922-1991  Search this
Type:
Drawings
Sketchbooks
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Topic:
Painting, American -- California  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Women  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8494
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210670
AAA_collcode_treijoyc
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210670

Walter Tittle diaries, 1902-1958

Creator:
Tittle, Walter, 1883-1966  Search this
Tittle, Walter, 1883-1966  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American -- California -- Carmel -- Diaries  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13434
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210696
AAA_collcode_tittwalt
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210696

Charles and Leta English Hess papers, 1895-1987

Creator:
Hess, Leta English, 1921-1986  Search this
Hess, Charles, 1921-  Search this
Hess, Leta English, 1921-1986  Search this
Subject:
Hess, Leta English  Search this
Roosevelt, Eleanor  Search this
Macdonald-Wright, Stanton  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Topic:
Painting -- Study and teaching -- California  Search this
Painting, American -- California  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9922
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212460
AAA_collcode_hessleta
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212460

Claude Buck papers, 1912-1982

Creator:
Buck, Claude, 1890-1974  Search this
Jane Freeman Gallery (La Mesa, Calif.)  Search this
Buck, Claude, 1890-1974  Search this
Subject:
Bontoux, August  Search this
Cox, Kenyon  Search this
Carlsen, Dines  Search this
Carlsen, Emil  Search this
Polasek, Albin  Search this
Bellows, George  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Topic:
Painting, American -- California -- Santa Cruz  Search this
Painting, American -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Symbolism  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Audio - Visual  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5689
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208524
AAA_collcode_buckclau
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Audio - Visual
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208524

Alice Brown Chittenden papers, 1860-1972

Creator:
Chittenden, Alice Brown, 1859-1944  Search this
Chittenden, Alice Brown, 1859-1944  Search this
Subject:
Chittenden, Ann Miriam Green  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Women painters -- California  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7411
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209568
AAA_collcode_chitalic
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209568

Edwin and Robert Deakin papers, [ca. 1835-1881]

Creator:
Deakin, Edwin, 1838-1923  Search this
Deakin, Robert, 1811-1872  Search this
Deakin, Edwin, 1838-1923  Search this
Subject:
Deakins family  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Topic:
Landscape painting, American -- California  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9597
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211801
AAA_collcode_deakedwi
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211801

Walter Tittle diaries

Creator:
Tittle, Walter, 1883-1966  Search this
Extent:
18 Volumes ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Date:
1902-1958
Scope and Contents:
18 diaries kept by Tittle containing personal reflections and some professional records and notes.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, etcher; Carmel, Calif. Middle name: Ernest.
Provenance:
Lent 1968-1969 by Mrs. Walter Tittle, Tittle's widow.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Etchers -- California -- Carmel  Search this
Painters -- California -- Carmel  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American -- California -- Carmel -- Diaries  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.tittwalt
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-tittwalt

Edwin and Robert Deakin papers

Creator:
Deakin, Edwin, 1838-1923  Search this
Deakin, Robert, 1811-1872  Search this
Names:
Deakins family  Search this
Extent:
2 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
[ca. 1835-1881]
Scope and Contents:
Scrapbook of Edwin Deakin consists of 137 pages of clippings, mainly from San Francisco publications, and pertaining primarily to artists and art events in California from 1872-1881. Journal of Robert Deakin, father of the painter Edwin Deakin, consisting of approximately 50 pages, contains a family genealogy, clippings and handwritten transcriptions of newspaper articles and letters pertaining to family history, as well as entries regarding his emigration to the United States.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, born Sheffield, England. Settled in Chicago in 1859. Moved to San Francisco, California in 1870. Painted landscapes of Yosemite, Lake Tahoe, and a series on the 21 Franciscan missions which he published in 1900. Edwin Deakin's works are included in the collections of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, M. H. de Young Memorial Museum and the Oakland Museum, Oakland, California.
Provenance:
The donor, Marjorie Dakin Arkelian, is the granddaughter of Edwin Deakin.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Landscape painters  Search this
Topic:
Landscape painting, American -- California  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.deakedwi
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-deakedwi

Charles and Leta English Hess papers

Creator:
Hess, Leta English, 1921-  Search this
Hess, Charles, 1921-  Search this
Names:
Hess, Leta English, 1921-  Search this
Macdonald-Wright, Stanton, 1890-1973  Search this
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962  Search this
Extent:
2.1 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
1895-1987
Scope and Contents:
Biographical material, correspondence, photographs, writings, a scrapbook, and printed material document the Hess family and the painting and teaching careers of Leta English Hess and her husband Charles Hess.
Biographical materials (1921-1986) include birth and death certificates, documents pertaining to Leta Hess' father Joe English, a memoir written by her mother, Mae Serrano English (1975), diplomas, teaching certificates, awards, resumes, and her diary (1935-1939). Correspondence consists of letters received (ca. 1940-1980); files for individual correspondents, including Alan Bayles, Charles Hess, Leta's son Chuck Hess, Mimi Lawrence, and Frank Rivera; and files for the Corcoran Biennial Exhibitions (1956-1961) and the Leta and Charles Hess Retrospective Exhibition (1983-1986). Also found are ten letters from Stanton Macdonald-Wright to Hess (1954-1965) relating to his views of the relationship between patrons and artists, the 1956 Paris art scene, contemporary art criticism, the art market, and his break with the Duveen Graham Gallery.
Photographs show Leta Hess (1920s, 1940s), her paintings and exhibition installations (ca. 1942-1985), and family members, including Joe and Mae Serrano English, Charles Hess, and their children (1950s-1980s); and slides of Hess' work. Writings by Leta Hess include term papers, a statement of intent for her Master of Arts degree (1954), notes on painting (1960, 1975-1986), some written jointly with Charles Hess, and lecture notes (ca. 1953-1964). A scrapbook pertaining to her art and teaching contains a curriculum vitae, a 2 p. essay on painting, clippings of reviews, exhibition announcments, photographs of exhibitions, and copies of letters concerning awards and exhibitions.
Biographical / Historical:
Painters, art instructor; California.
Provenance:
Donated 1990 and 1997 by Charles Hess.
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:
Painters -- California  Search this
Art teachers -- California  Search this
Topic:
Painting -- Study and teaching -- California  Search this
Painting, American -- California  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.hessleta
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-hessleta

Claude Buck papers

Creator:
Buck, Claude, 1890-1974  Search this
Jane Freeman Gallery (La Mesa, Calif.)  Search this
Names:
Bellows, George, 1882-1925  Search this
Bontoux, August  Search this
Carlsen, Dines  Search this
Carlsen, Emil, 1853-1932  Search this
Cox, Kenyon, 1856-1919  Search this
Polasek, Albin, 1879-1965  Search this
Extent:
3.3 Linear feet ((on 7 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
1912-1982
Scope and Contents:
Letters, photographs, original art works, printed materials, scrapbooks, biographical information, and writings.
REELS 2982-2987: Family correspondence, including letters between Buck and his parents, his wife, Estrid, and other family members; general correspondence, including letters from George Bellows, August Bontoux, Emil and Dines Carlsen, Kenyon Cox, Albin Polasek, and the Jane Freeman Gallery; a genealogical table, an autobiographical sketch, and birth and wedding announcements and a resume; an open letter to the Trustees of the Art Institute of Chicago; original art works including sketches, drawings, and a print; printed materials, including exhibition catalogs, announcements, invitations, clippings, published reproductions of artworks, and reviews; and miscellany, including teaching announcements, press releases and clippings.
Also included are writings on art; an album of photographs of works of art; photographs of Buck and his art work; a blueprint of Buck's studio in Midlothian, Illinois; financial material consisting of price lists for works of art, bills, receipts, and permit fees; four scrapbooks containing clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements, photographs, writings and memorabilia; exhibition catalogs; an unpublished manuscript, "The Divine Dance" by Ruth St. Denis, 1933; and an unfinished manuscript by Buck, "How I Was Taught by the Old Masters," including drawings and photographs of family portraits and other paintings by Buck.
REEL 4588: A scrapbook, 1 v., ca. 1917-1969, containing: letters; newspaper and magazine clippings about Buck, his wife Leslie, and father William; Buck's statements against the jury system of the Santa Barbara Art Association 1963; exhibition checklists; photographs of Buck and his paintings; pencil sketches; and miscellany. Also included are written comments from visitors to his exhibition at the Oakland Art Gallery, September 1945, and the Santa Cruz Art League Gallery, May 1954, noting the "best" and "least liked" paintings.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter; Santa Cruz, Calif. and New York, N.Y. Studied with Emil Carlsen and George de Forest Brush. Painted in a luministic and symbolic style.
Provenance:
Donated 1982-1992 by Diana V. Link, Buck's niece, by Mrs. Claude Buck, Buck's widow, and by Juel Buck Krisvoy-Schiller, Buck's daughter. Five works of art were transferred to the National Museum of American Art, including a self-portrait.
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:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- California -- Santa Cruz  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American -- California -- Santa Cruz  Search this
Painting, American -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Symbolism  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.buckclau
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-buckclau

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