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Canadian tapestries, 1977 : an exhibition of 23 tapestries designed by Canadian painters and sculptors

Author:
Art Gallery of Ontario  Search this
Physical description:
56 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Canada
Date:
1977
C1977
20th century
Topic:
Tapestry--History  Search this
Call number:
NK3013.A1C36X 1977
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_287765

Tapestry Design of Trude and John as Landscape for Project "Faces"

Designer:
Trude Guermonprez, (American, born Germany, 1910–1976)  Search this
Medium:
Graphite, blue color pencil on tracing paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 43 × 35.2 cm (16 15/16 × 13 7/8 in.)
Type:
textile designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Guerneville, CA, USA
Date:
ca. 1974
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Eric and Mrs. Sylvia Elsesser, The Trude Guermonprez Archives
Accession Number:
1993-121-107
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/kq4753aa303-7988-4b37-859a-94f711a9d8a5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1993-121-107
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Tapestry Design with Mirror Images of Trude Guermonprez and John Elsesser

Designer:
Trude Guermonprez, (American, born Germany, 1910–1976)  Search this
Medium:
Graphite, crayon on tracing paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 35.4 × 43.2 cm (13 15/16 in. × 17 in.)
Type:
textile designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Guerneville, CA, USA
Date:
ca. 1974
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Eric and Mrs. Sylvia Elsesser, The Trude Guermonprez Archives
Accession Number:
1993-121-109
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/kq4b8dba779-2a1a-4698-a7a8-a33d54948315
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1993-121-109
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Tapestry Design for "Neighborhood"

Medium:
Graphite on verso of graph paper
Dimensions:
21.6 x 27.9 cm (8 1/2 x 11 in. )
Type:
textile designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Eric and Mrs. Sylvia Elsesser, The Trude Guermonprez Archives
Accession Number:
1993-121-54
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/kq44125a9fa-4575-4ca7-94b5-68f044b93e47
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1993-121-54

Tapestry Design for "Neighborhood"

Medium:
Pastel, graphite on cream paper
Dimensions:
27.6 x 35.2 cm (10 7/8 x 13 7/8 in. )
Type:
textile designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Eric and Mrs. Sylvia Elsesser, The Trude Guermonprez Archives
Accession Number:
1993-121-55
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/kq4f0c8fa26-ca9c-47fd-b0eb-e568d77d53ab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1993-121-55

Fragment

Medium:
Medium: wool, linen Technique: tapestry weave
Type:
woven textiles
Fragment
Made in:
Egypt
Date:
300–500
Credit Line:
Gift of Albright-Knox Art Gallery
Accession Number:
1965-33-17
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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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/kq4f788e04a-3b3a-4867-9c7c-4fa9a9c0a5e0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1965-33-17

Floor cloth fragment

For:
Schuyler House, Saratoga National Historical Park, (Schuylerville, NY, USA)  Search this
Medium:
Medium: paint, linolium Technique: painted
Type:
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Floor cloth fragment
Made in:
USA
Date:
1850–60
Credit Line:
Gift of United States Department of the Interior, National Parks Service
Accession Number:
1959-139-1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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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/kq47a0c836f-d182-4233-a61c-2aff31855fb5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1959-139-1

Tapestry Design: Apollo in his Chariot Led by Aurora

Designer:
Fedele Fischetti, Italian, 1734 - 1789  Search this
Medium:
Pen and brush and black ink, gray wash on off-white laid paper, ruled border in pen and black ink, lined
Dimensions:
27.5 x 48.3 cm (10 13/16 x 19 in.)
Type:
textile designs
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Date:
1760–89
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund
Accession Number:
1938-88-6456
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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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/kq4f1880652-7b3f-43b1-969b-87c518e8e644
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-88-6456

Recto: Tapestry design with John the Baptist Preaching (or Christ among the bystanders); Verso: inscription

Artist:
Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus, Flemish, 1523–1605  Search this
Medium:
Pen and ink, brush and bistre wash on laid paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 15.4 × 21.4 cm (6 1/16 × 8 7/16 in.)
Type:
albums (bound) & books
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Netherlands
Date:
1587 or before
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors
Accession Number:
1901-39-145
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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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/kq41698b829-8faf-4f62-a902-65afa1e63de0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1901-39-145
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Jan Yoors papers

Creator:
Yoors, Jan  Search this
Extent:
0.8 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1956-1978
Scope and Contents:
Copies of letters; photographs of Yoors; catalogs, announcements, and other printed material; film production manual and book, "Only One New York" (Simon & Schuster, 1965) containing photographs by Yoors; manuscripts of Yoors's books, "Gypsies of Spain," "The Gypsies," and "Crossing"; color slides of Yoors's work; contact sheets; drawings on index cards; and Christmas cards.
Biographical / Historical:
Jan Yoors (1922-1977) was a weaver, tapestry designer, photographer, painter, sculptor, filmmaker, and writer in New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Donated November 11, 1978 by Marianne Yoors, Jan Yoor's widow.
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:
Weavers  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Photographers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Textile designers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Weavers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Art, American -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.yoorjan
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-yoorjan

Sylvia Carewe papers

Creator:
Carewe, Sylvia, 1906-1981  Search this
American Society of Tapestry Designers  Search this
Names:
Avery, Milton, 1885-1965  Search this
Burliuk, David, 1882-1967  Search this
Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991  Search this
Newman, Arnold, 1918-2006  Search this
Walkowitz, Abraham, 1880-1965  Search this
Extent:
75 Items
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
ca. 1930-1972
Scope and Contents:
Correpsondence, writings, photographs, artwork and printed material relating to painter and tapissere Sylvia Carewe.
Correspondence includes an undated card from Milton and Sally Avery and a letter from Susan Page Tillett of the National Portrait Gallery, 1979. Writings include photocopies of poems and writings by Carewe, undated and 1943-1972 and 7 books with inscriptions by David Davidovich Burliuk, Chaim Gross, and Abraham Walkowitz. Two of the books contain a gouache and ink drawings by Burliuk and Gross with their inscriptions to Carewe. Photographs are of Carewe, her son, friends and her studio. Also included is a photograph of Carewe and husband, art collector Marvin Small, ca. 1955, signed by Arnold Newman.
Artwork includes 2 sketchbooks, ca. 1942, containing watercolor studies and sketches; a gouache, 1956, by Chaim Gross; a sketchbook of ink and pencil drawings; and a sketchbook containing the signatures of founding members of The American Society of Tapestry Designers, March 30, 1960. Printed material consists of an undated price list and description of tapestries in the exhibition CONTEMPORARY FRENCH TAPESTRIES, sponsored by Association Francaise D'Action Artistique, French & Company, New York City, and a news release about the exhibition; exhibition posters, ca. 1958-1971; 2 postcards of works by Carewe; magazine and newspaper clippings, 1960 and 1963; and other publications about Carewe's tapestries.
Biographical / Historical:
Sylvia Carewe (1906-1981) was a painter and tapissere in New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Donated 1971 and 1979 by Sylvia Carewe and in 1983 by John Small, Carewe's son.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Occupation:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Textile designers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Women textile artists  Search this
Women designers  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.caresylp
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-caresylp

Tapestry design projects, Cleveland and Dallas

Collection Creator:
Rattner, Abraham  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1957, 1962
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use of unmicrofilmed portion 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:
Abraham Rattner and Esther Gentle papers, 1891-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Abraham Rattner and Esther Gentle papers
Abraham Rattner and Esther Gentle papers / Series 4: Special Projects
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-rattabra-ref280

Tapestry Designs

Collection Creator:
Sanchez, Emilio, 1921-1999  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1944, undated
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use 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:
Emilio Sanchez papers, 1922-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Emilio Sanchez papers
Emilio Sanchez papers / Series 6: Sketches / 6.2: Loose Sketches
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-sancemil-ref128

Tapestry Designs

Collection Creator:
Sanchez, Emilio, 1921-1999  Search this
Container:
Oversize 18
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1974
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use 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:
Emilio Sanchez papers, 1922-2012. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Emilio Sanchez papers
Emilio Sanchez papers / Series 6: Sketches / 6.3: Oversized Loose Sketches
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-sancemil-ref158

Letters from Robert Loring to Parents

Collection Creator:
Loring, William Cushing, 1879-  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1901
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:
William Cushing Loring papers, 1899-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
William Cushing Loring papers
William Cushing Loring papers / Series 1: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-loriwill-ref35
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Jan Yoors papers, 1956-1978

Creator:
Yoors, Jan, 1922-1977  Search this
Yoors, Jan, 1922-1977  Search this
Topic:
Art, American -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Photography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9274
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211469
AAA_collcode_yoorjan
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Photography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211469

Negative Log Book Number 12, (79-13778 to 80-20260)

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Smithsonian Photographic Services  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
Type:
Logs (records)
Collection descriptions
Date:
1979
1979-1980
Topic:
Photography--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 10-001 [SIA_10-001_NLB12]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_367109
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Tapestry design

Creator:
Sanchez, Emilio, 1921-1999  Search this
Sanchez, Emilio, 1921-1999  Search this
Type:
Artworks
Date:
1944
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)20823
See more items in:
Emilio Sanchez papers, 1922-2012
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_20823
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Detroit Society of Arts and Crafts, exhibiton of British arts and crafts

Subject:
Detroit Society of Arts and Crafts  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1920
Topic:
Arts and crafts  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Tapestry  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6535
See more items in:
Center for Creative Studies records, 1906-1982
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6535

Gloria Ross papers, circa 1924-1998

Creator:
Ross, Gloria F., 1923-1998  Search this
Ross, Gloria F., 1923-1998  Search this
Subject:
Bearden, Romare  Search this
Avery, Milton  Search this
Frankenthaler, Helen  Search this
Davis, Stuart  Search this
Nevelson, Louise  Search this
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Noland, Kenneth  Search this
Pace Editions (Firm)  Search this
Pinton Atelier  Search this
Denver Art Museum  Search this
Dovecot Studios  Search this
Temple Emanu-El (Bayonne, N.J.)  Search this
Atelier Raymond Picaud  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Paintings
Video recordings
Photographs
Topic:
Tapestry -- Design  Search this
Tapestry -- Production control  Search this
Tapestry -- Technique  Search this
Designers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Navajo weavers  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16163
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)366323
AAA_collcode_rossglor
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_366323
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