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Elaine L. Johnson papers, 1957-1978

Creator:
Johnson, Elaine L., 1928-1979  Search this
Johnson, Elaine L., 1928-1979  Search this
Subject:
Orozco, José Clemente  Search this
Sanchez, Emilio  Search this
Obregón, Alejandro  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, Central American  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5485
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209015
AAA_collcode_johnelai
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209015

Elaine L. Johnson papers

Creator:
Johnson, Elaine L.  Search this
Names:
Obregón, Alejandro, 1920-  Search this
Orozco, José Clemente, 1883-1949  Search this
Sanchez, Emilio, 1921-1999  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1957-1978
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence files regarding her work as an art consultant and author, 1971-1978; manuscripts and notes for a book on Jose Clemente Orozco; writings; transcripts of speeches and interviews; clippings; photos of Johnson; memorandum and a report from the Museum of Modern Art; and miscellany. Also included are 7 untranscribed cassette tapes of Johnson interviewing Jose Clemente Orozco's son, Clemente, and Miguel Ocampo, Alejandro Obregon, Emilio Sanchez and other Latin American artists, 1968-1970.
Biographical / Historical:
Elaine L. Johnson (1928-1979) was a museum curator and art historian in New York City. Johnson was an associate curator of paintings and sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art, New York who wrote, "Contemporary Painters and Sculptors as Printmakers," 1966.
Related Materials:
Elaine Johnson Papers are located at the The Museum of Modern Art Archives.
Provenance:
The donor, Alan W. Johnson, is Elaine Johnson's brother.
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:
Art historians  Search this
Painters  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Topic:
Art, Central American  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.johnelai
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-johnelai

Turns and directions changes in the arts of Central America's Spanish-speaking nations and Panama during and after the 1950s Inter-American Development Bank Cultural Center

Author:
IDB Cultural Center  Search this
Inter-American Development Bank  Search this
Physical description:
16 pages color illustrations 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
2010
20th century
Topic:
Art, Central American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1025304

Estrecho dudoso [coordinación y edición, Tamara Díaz Bringas, Virginia Pérez-Ratton]

Title:
Doubtful strait
Author:
Díaz, Tamara  Search this
Pérez-Ratton, Virginia  Search this
TEOR/éTica (Art Gallery)  Search this
Subject:
Downey, Juan  Search this
Physical description:
276 pages illustrations (some color) 21 x 27 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
2006
21st century
Topic:
Art, Central American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1112180

A fantastical, wearable managerie

Author:
Rogers, Barbara Radcliffe  Search this
Physical description:
p. 27-37
Type:
Articles
Date:
1986
Topic:
Art, Central American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_359233

Art of the Americas from the Mrs. Nelly Van den Abbeele collection : Tuesday 29 May 2001 / Christie's

Title:
Christie's Amsterdam, art of the Americas from the Mrs. Nelly Van den Abbeele collection
Author:
Christie's Amsterdam B.V  Search this
Subject:
Abbeele, Nelly van den Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
72 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
America
Date:
2001
[2001]
Topic:
Indian art--Private collections  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Art, South American  Search this
Art, Central American  Search this
Art, Primitive  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
E59.A7 A78 2001
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_615933

Magic and realism : Central American contemporary art = Magia y realismo : arte contemporáneo centroamericano / Juan Carlos Flores Zuñiga

Author:
Flores, Juan Carlos  Search this
Physical description:
294 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
Central America
Date:
1992
C1992
20th century
Topic:
Artists--Biography--History and criticism  Search this
Art, Central American  Search this
Call number:
N6560.F63
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_649845

Mexican, Central, and South American art / John F. Scott

Author:
Scott, John F (John Fredrik) 1936-  Search this
Physical description:
64 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1996
C1996
Topic:
Art, Mexican  Search this
Art, Central American  Search this
Art, South American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_665407

[Catalog of sale] - Enchères Rive Gauche : Enchères Rive Gauche

Title:
Morceaux choisis
Author:
Enchères Rive Gauche (Firm)  Search this
Subject:
Enchères Rive Gauche  Search this
Physical description:
v.: ill. (chiefly col.) ; 18 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Date:
20uu
Topic:
Art, African  Search this
Art, Pacific Island  Search this
Art, Mexican  Search this
Art, Central American  Search this
Call number:
N8650 .E53 2011
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1021776

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