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Reeves, Ruth

Collection Creator:
Federal Art Project. Photographic Division  Search this
Container:
Box 18, Folder 53
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1939-circa 1940
Scope and Contents note:
includes photos of Reeves, 1939-1940
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection / Series 1: Artist Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ec37319f-ed32-42f1-874c-dedc4c0df1c4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-fedeartp14-ref961

Reeves, Ruth

Collection Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Container:
Reel 5228, Frame 610-673
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1948-1965
Scope and Contents note:
(correspondence about hiring a Reeves student to assist Kent, Artists Equity Association, mutual friends, Kent on relation of design to literary expression, Reeves's travels to India, and gift of Kent Collection to the USSR; article about Reeves)
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not microfilmed or digitized 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:
Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Rockwell Kent papers
Rockwell Kent papers / Series 1: Alphabetical Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw965983ec1-5264-46f9-9e56-6f50ee8a0a58
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kentrock-ref3215

Redford, Grant H.; Redmond, Roland L.; Reeves, Ruth

Collection Creator:
Fleischman, Lawrence A. (Lawrence Arthur), 1925-1997  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 105
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1954-1960
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.
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:
Lawrence and Barbara Fleischman Papers, 1837-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lawrence and Barbara Fleischman papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96134936b-c03e-44dc-8c3f-9c6993ef167a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-fleilawr-ref280

Tablecloth

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: linen Technique: printed on plain weave
Dimensions:
Warp x Weft: 89 x 90 cm (35 1/16 x 35 7/16 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Tablecloth
Made in:
USA
Date:
1930–39
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment and Friends of Textiles Funds and through gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt, Robert C. Greenwald, and the Estate of Florence Choate
Accession Number:
1995-103-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq494be3cec-d0a3-4d26-851d-15c77323b15d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1995-103-1
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Abstract Fleura

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: linen Technique: screen printed on plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 221 x 128.9 cm (87 x 50 3/4 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Made in:
USA
Date:
1950–59
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. Calvin Stillman
Accession Number:
1994-35-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4d3854fd5-5fdc-4dfa-8562-e19f1fabc967
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1994-35-1

Textile

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: linen Technique: screen printed on plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 322.6 × 126.4 cm (10 ft. 7 in. × 49 3/4 in.)
Repeat H: 143.5 cm (56 1/2 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Made in:
USA
Date:
1949
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund
Accession Number:
2015-19-5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4f9ba75d3-4246-41de-b9eb-85b4cd8d00f6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2015-19-5

Preliminary Sketch for "West Point" from the Hudson River Series

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Medium:
Brush and gouache, crayon, graphite on tracing paper
Dimensions:
28.3 × 57 cm (11 1/8 × 22 7/16 in.)
Type:
textile designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Date:
1933–1934
Credit Line:
Gift of Donald Deskey
Accession Number:
1988-101-1503
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq490f2bfe3-c1bc-4f50-abf1-5015fa79182c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1988-101-1503
Online Media:

Lady with Mandolin

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Maker:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
For:
Contempora Scarves, (American)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: silk Technique: screen printed on plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 88.5 × 103 cm (34 13/16 × 40 9/16 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Proof for scarf
Object Name:
Proof for scarf
Made in:
USA
Date:
designed ca. 1930
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. William R. Bullard, Jr.
Accession Number:
1996-48-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq45f10284b-9790-4b44-9f17-41ce9a148e25
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1996-48-1

Festival

Maker:
Grete Franke  Search this
For:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: wool Technique: embroidered in running stitch on plain weave (surface darning) Label: wool embroidered in running stitch
Dimensions:
Warp x Weft: 254 x 114 cm (8 ft. 4 in. x 44 7/8 in.)
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Panel
Object Name:
Panel
Made in:
New York, USA
Date:
1935
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Mary Ricketson Bullard
Accession Number:
1991-155-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq444d1660f-35ef-439b-a237-d2aee6df0c2d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1991-155-1

Festival

Maker:
Grete Franke  Search this
For:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: wool Technique: embroidered in running stitch on plain weave (surface darning)
Dimensions:
Warp x Weft: 155 x 114 cm (5 ft. 1 in. x 44 7/8 in.); both selvedges present
Type:
embroidery & stitching
Panel
Object Name:
Panel
Made in:
USA
Date:
1935
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Mary Ricketson Bullard
Accession Number:
1991-155-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4c294bc31-36b3-4466-ab0a-ad0927e7045e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1991-155-2

Lady with Mandolin

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Maker:
Contempora Scarves, (American)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: silk Technique: screen printed on plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W (hemmed on all sides): 87 x 85.1 cm (34 1/4 x 33 1/2 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Scarf
Object Name:
Scarf
Made in:
USA
Date:
designed ca. 1930; printed 1948
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. Florence Mathews
Accession Number:
1996-21-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4341f4139-6af6-4e8d-acbc-503b3c08f6db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1996-21-1
Online Media:

Sawtooth

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Morley Fletcher Ltd., (New York, NY, USA)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: linen Technique: screen printed on plain weave Label: screen printed linen plain weave
Dimensions:
Warp x Weft: 66.6 x 62.2 cm (26 1/4 x 24 1/2 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Made in:
USA
Date:
1948
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of Frederick Rathbone
Accession Number:
1949-13-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4cbde04c2-9b08-4fe5-9fca-2bb8958843b3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1949-13-1
Online Media:

Servieta

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Morley Fletcher Ltd., (New York, NY, USA)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: linen Technique: printed on plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 152.4 × 129.5 cm (60 × 51 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Made in:
USA
Date:
designed early 1934, reprinted ca. 1947
Credit Line:
Gift of Andrew Van Styn from the estate of Don Magner
Accession Number:
2019-28-60
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq442f11684-d5e0-4e2c-bb16-c7ee54adbb84
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2019-28-60

Costa Rica

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Morley Fletcher Ltd., (New York, NY, USA)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: linen Technique: printed on plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 109.2 × 121.3 cm (43 in. × 47 3/4 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Made in:
USA
Date:
designed ca. 1931, reprinted 1949
Credit Line:
Gift of Andrew Van Styn from the estate of Don Magner
Accession Number:
2019-28-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4b7180f7d-80c5-476a-827e-096074ba9db3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2019-28-2

Yaxchilan

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Morley Fletcher Ltd., (New York, NY, USA)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: linen Technique: printed on plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 141.3 × 125.6 cm (55 5/8 × 49 7/16 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Made in:
USA
Date:
designed ca. 1931, reprinted 1949
Credit Line:
Gift of Andrew Van Styn from the estate of Don Magner
Accession Number:
2019-28-95
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4010f4594-2913-4d15-bac0-8a5738a267a9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2019-28-95

Yaxchilan

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Morley Fletcher Ltd., (New York, NY, USA)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: linen Technique: printed on plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 35.4 x 64.7 cm (13 15/16 x 25 1/2 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Made in:
USA
Date:
designed ca. 1931, reprinted 1949
Credit Line:
Museum purchase in memory of Mrs. Frank Tobin Maury
Accession Number:
1949-14-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4432b5139-2856-4794-a2c8-4534a0c80d9f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1949-14-1
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Maya

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Manufacturer:
Morley Fletcher Ltd., (New York, NY, USA)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: linen Technique: screen printed on plain weave
Dimensions:
H x W: 233.7 × 118.7 cm (92 × 46 3/4 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Textile
Object Name:
Textile
Made in:
USA
Date:
designed 1931; printed 1947
Credit Line:
Museum purchase from Friends of Textiles and General Acquisitions Endowment Funds
Accession Number:
2021-1-3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4c3349662-65c2-44d1-ad1a-82b928f91b87
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2021-1-3

Coverlet, "Electric" Pattern

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Retailer:
W. and J. Sloane, (New York, New York, 1843–1985)  Search this
Medium:
Cotton
Dimensions:
188.3 x 107 cm (74 1/8 x 42 1/8 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Exhibitions
Coverlet, "Electric" Pattern
Made in:
New CIty, New York, USA
Date:
1930
Credit Line:
Lent by Yale University Art Gallery, John P. Axelrod Collection, B.A. 1968, 1995.49.1
Accession Number:
65.2016.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq434bc5a5b-083a-4f63-ba74-b48aa113a0a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_65.2016.6

Abstraction (Angel)

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Institution:
Cooper Union Art School  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph and linoleum cut on white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 51.9 × 38.1 cm (20 7/16 × 15 in.)
Platemark: 40.6 × 30.4 cm (16 × 11 15/16 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
USA
Date:
1935–45
Credit Line:
Gift of Cooper Union Art School Library
Accession Number:
1952-124-9
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq403393a8c-cf9c-4770-b93c-f6df66d66aa2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1952-124-9

Figures with Still Life

Designer:
Ruth Reeves, (American, 1892–1966)  Search this
Manufacturer:
W. and J. Sloane, (New York, New York, 1843–1985)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: cotton Technique: screen printed on plain weave Label: screen printed cotton
Dimensions:
H x W: 205.1 x 100 cm (80 3/4 x 39 3/8 in.)
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Panel
Object Name:
Panel
Made in:
USA
Date:
1930
Credit Line:
Gift of Alfred Auerbach
Accession Number:
1970-44-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq42b16a0b5-772a-480a-aee8-4f1932db0f2c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1970-44-1

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