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Playboy: a portfolio of art and satire, no. 1

Creator:
Arens, Egmont, 1889-1966  Search this
Arens, Egmont, 1889-1966  Search this
Type:
Printed Materials
Date:
1919 January
Topic:
Advertising  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10215
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Playboy : a portfolio of art and satire, 1919-1924
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_10215
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Playboy: a portfolio of art and satire, no. 2

Creator:
Arens, Egmont, 1889-1966  Search this
Arens, Egmont, 1889-1966  Search this
Type:
Printed Materials
Date:
1919 March through April
Topic:
Advertising  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10216
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Playboy : a portfolio of art and satire, 1919-1924
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_10216

Playboy: a portfolio of art and satire, no. 3

Creator:
Arens, Egmont, 1889-1966  Search this
Arens, Egmont, 1889-1966  Search this
Type:
Printed Materials
Date:
1919
Topic:
Advertising  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10218
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Playboy : a portfolio of art and satire, 1919-1924
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_10218

Playboy: a portfolio of art and satire, no. 9

Creator:
Arens, Egmont, 1889-1966  Search this
Arens, Egmont, 1889-1966  Search this
Type:
Printed Materials
Date:
1924 July
Topic:
Magazines (periodicals)  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10224
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Playboy : a portfolio of art and satire, 1919-1924
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_10224

Exhibition cat cover

Creator:
Arens, Egmont, 1889-1966  Search this
Arens, Egmont, 1889-1966  Search this
Type:
Printed Materials
Date:
nd
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16372
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Renee Prahar papers, 1912-1938
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_16372

Playboy : a portfolio of art and satire

Topic:
Playboy (New York, N.Y.)
Names:
Arens, Egmont, 1889-1966  Search this
Biddle, George, 1885-1973  Search this
Blum, Jerome, 1884-1956  Search this
Chapin, James, 1887-1975  Search this
Dehn, Adolf, 1895-1968  Search this
Gropper, William, 1897-1977  Search this
Robinson, Boardman, 1876-1952  Search this
Weber, Max, 1881-1961  Search this
Zorach, Marguerite, 1887-1968  Search this
Zorach, William, 1887-1966  Search this
Extent:
9 Volumes (ill. plates, ports, 30 cm.)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Date:
1919-1924
Scope and Contents:
Complete bound run [v.1-9, 1919-1924]. Contains many original hand-pulled woodcuts and linocuts. Among the many contributing artists are George Biddle, Jerome Blum, James Chapin, Adolf Dehn, William Gropper, Alfred Maurer, Boardman Robinson, John Storrs, F. Vollaton, Max Weber, and Marguerite and William Zorach. Ezra Pound, Dorothy Parker, and Robert C. Benchley are among the many well known literary contributors.
Biographical / Historical:
Art periodical, New York, N.Y, devoted to the exposition of contemporary literary and artistic expression. Playboy ran from January 1919 to June 1924. Publication was suspended from July 1921 to February 1923. Nos. 4-5 issued in one number. Issue for 1st quarter 1923 called v. 2, no. 1 but would be no. 8 in whole numbering sequence.
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
New York : Egmont Arens, 1919-1924.
General:
"A portfolio of art and satire."
Provenance:
One issue (v.2, no.1, 1923) donated 1981 by Irving Burton, an art collector and member of the Archives' Board of Trustees. A complete bound run donated by Mildred Baker, 1993. Baker, in addition to being an assistant to Holger Cahill, who served as director on the Federal Art Project and organizer of several art exhibitions in New York in the 1930s, also worked for the College Art Association and a gallery on 57th Street.
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:
Artists  Search this
Topic:
Magazine illustration  Search this
Art publishing  Search this
Art -- Periodicals  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.playboy
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-playboy

Renee Prahar papers

Creator:
Prahar, Renee, 1880-1962  Search this
Names:
American Women's Association  Search this
Kingore Galleries (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Philadelphia Art Alliance  Search this
Salons of America, Inc.  Search this
Arens, Egmont, 1889-1966  Search this
McBride, Henry, 1867-1962  Search this
Rodin, Auguste, 1840-1917  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1912-1938
Scope and Contents:
An award; a few letters; writings; printed material and photographs relating to Prahar's work as a sculptor, and to a lesser degree, her work as a stage actress.
Included are: an award, 1917; four letters received, from Georgette Leblewe, undated, Beatrice Mansfield, 1912 and 1938, and Doug Rogers, 1931, regarding Prahar's commission for the American Women's Association medal; an article by Prahar, "The Real Rodin," in The Chronicle, 1918; a typescript of a lecture delivered by Prahar, "Personality in Sculpture"; press releases and price lists regarding her exhibition at the Kingore Galleries, 1922; clippings on Prahar, 1915-1923 and an article on her from the French publication La Revue Moderne, 1914; exhibition catalogs for Prahar's shows at the Kingore Galleries, 1922 (cover design by Egmont Arens and introduction by Henry McBride), the Salons of America, 1923, and the Art Alliance of Philadelphia, 1928;
a handmade price list for a Miniature Sculpture Exhibition, 1931; ca. 70 photographs, mainly of Prahar's work, a few of her in costume and her installation at the Kingore Galleries, 1922; and miscellany.
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor, actress; New York, N.Y. Renee (Irene) Prahar was a stage actress with the Richard Mansfield Co. before studying sculpture in Paris with Bourdelle, Malliol, Rodin and at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. She worked in marble, metal, and wood, and designed complete room decorations for wealthy New Yorkers and portrait busts of many famous people of the period.
Provenance:
Donated 1991 by the Connecticut College Archives through Catherine Phinizy.
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:
Medalists  Search this
Topic:
Women sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.prahrene
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-prahrene

Playboy

Title:
Play boy
Author:
Arens, Egmont 1889-1966  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. ill., plates, ports. 32 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Little magazines
Date:
1919
1924
1919-
Topic:
Art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_735633

Color in everyday use : luncheon clinic, March 6, 1933 / organized by the National Alliance of Art and Industry

Author:
Kimball, Abbott  Search this
Munsell, A. E. O (Alexander Ector Orr)  Search this
Paul, M. Rea  Search this
Arens, Egmont 1889-1966  Search this
National Alliance of Art and Industry (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
8 leaves ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1933
Topic:
Color in advertising  Search this
Colorimetry  Search this
Industrial design  Search this
Call number:
HF5839 .C65 1933
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_765788

Consumer engineering; a new technique for prosperity, by Roy Sheldon and Egmont Arens; decorations by George Rupprecht

Author:
Sheldon, Roy 1897-  Search this
Arens, Egmont 1889-1966  Search this
Physical description:
v p., 1 l., 259 p. illus., 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1932
1918-1945
Topic:
Consumption (Economics)  Search this
Supply and demand  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Business  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_771201

Consumer engineering : a new technique for prosperity / by Roy Sheldon and Egmont Arens

Author:
Sheldon, Roy 1897-  Search this
Arens, Egmont 1889-1966  Search this
Physical description:
v, 259 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1976
1976, c1932
Topic:
Consumers  Search this
Supply and demand  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Call number:
HF5415.3.S517 1976X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_312603

Paul Thévenaz, a record of his life and art, together with an essay on style by the artist, andincluding 107 reproductions of his drawings, paintings & decorative work

Author:
Thévenaz, Paul 1891-  Search this
Arens, Egmont 1889-1966  Search this
Subject:
Thévenaz, Paul 1891-  Search this
Physical description:
3 p. l., 11-25, [1] p., 5 l., [6] p., 1 l. col. front., 106 pl. on 65 l. (part col.; incl. ports.) 32 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1922
Call number:
ND237.T55 A3X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_347754

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