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Thomas Hart Benton papers, 1906-1975

Creator:
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975  Search this
Subject:
Pollock, Jackson  Search this
Wood, Grant  Search this
Craven, Thomas  Search this
Macdonald-Wright, Stanton  Search this
Place:
Middle west in art
Citation:
Thomas Hart Benton papers, 1906-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art, American -- Middle West  Search this
Regionalism  Search this
Art, Regional -- Middle West  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Middle West  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Art Theory and Historiography  Search this
Art Movements and Schools  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Art Movements and Schools  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8882
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211067
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Theme:
Diaries
Art Theory and Historiography
Art Movements and Schools
Lives of American Artists
Art Movements and Schools
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211067

Thomas Hart Benton miscellaneous printed material, 1935-1978

Creator:
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975  Search this
Place:
Middle west in art
Citation:
Thomas Hart Benton miscellaneous printed material, 1935-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art, American -- Middle West  Search this
Regionalism  Search this
Art, Regional -- Middle West  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Middle West  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Government Sponsorship of the Arts  Search this
Art Movements and Schools  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10182
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213226
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Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Art Movements and Schools
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213226

Arts Midwest National Endowment for the Arts regional visual arts fellowships

Author:
Arts Midwest (Organization : Minneapolis, Minn.)  Search this
Physical description:
1 portfolio [20] leaves : col. ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Middle West
Date:
1986
1987
[between 1986 and 1987]
20th century
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Scholarships  Search this
Call number:
ND222 .A78 1986
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_904254

Thomas Hart Benton papers

Creator:
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975  Search this
Names:
Craven, Thomas, b. 1889  Search this
Macdonald-Wright, Stanton, 1890-1973  Search this
Pollock, Jackson, 1912-1956  Search this
Wood, Grant, 1891-1942  Search this
Extent:
4 Reels (ca. 600 items (on 4 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Reels
Place:
Middle west in art
Date:
1906-1975
Scope and Contents:
Biographical material; an interview with Benton concerning his Truman Library mural; correspondence, including many illustrated letters to his parents written while he was in school, studying in Paris, and in the Navy in Virginia; a letter from Thomas Craven and one from Stanton Macdonald-Wright; manuscripts, including "An American in Art," "An Artist in America," "Death of Grant Wood," "American Regionalism," "Life in Paris," "The Intimate Story," "Politics," and notes on Jackson Pollock; notes and notebooks containing writings; a handwritten manuscript of his speech at the dedication of his Truman Library mural; a few sketches and plates of his illustration for TOM SAWYER; a catalog, printed articles by Benton, and clippings; research material; and a photograph of Benton.
Biographical / Historical:
Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975) was an American Regionalist painter in Kansas City, Mo.
Provenance:
Lent 1980 by Benton Testamentary Trusts, Lyman Field, trustee.
Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED; written permission required.
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters -- Middle West  Search this
Topic:
Art, American -- Middle West  Search this
Regionalism  Search this
Art, Regional -- Middle West  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Middle West  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.bentthom
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw922b8b5d1-7bd9-4d50-9581-29c15f955d36
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bentthom

Thomas Hart Benton miscellaneous printed material

Creator:
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975  Search this
Extent:
8 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Place:
Middle west in art
Date:
1935-1978
Scope and Contents:
Two broadsides advertising activities for Thomas Hart Benton Homecoming Day in Neosho Missouri; a printed letter handed out to visitors during his painting of the mural at the Missouri State Capital building; 3 letters and a typescript of a booklet about Benton's mural in the Missouri capital (all photocopies); and a photocopy of a letter to the editors of the ART DIGEST by Benton.
Biographical / Historical:
American regionalist painter; Kansas City, Mo.
Provenance:
Material on reel 2786 (fr. 1221-1269) donated 1980 by Nancy Edelman; (fr. 1270-1274) transferred from the NMAA-NPG Library to the Archives of American Art, 1977; (fr. 1275-1277) donated 1965 by Mrs. Arthur L. Sultan; and provenance of material on (fr. 1278-1284) is unknown.
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 -- Middle West  Search this
Topic:
Art, American -- Middle West  Search this
Regionalism  Search this
Art, Regional -- Middle West  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Middle West  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.bentthoh
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b4489d3c-9c2e-4551-ac40-e7cb40eca859
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bentthoh

Joe Jones : radical painter of the American scene / Andrew Walker, general editor ; with essays by Janeen Turk ... [et al.]

Author:
Jones, Joe 1909-1963  Search this
Walker, Andrew 1964-  Search this
Turk, Janeen  Search this
St. Louis Art Museum  Search this
Dixon Gallery and Gardens  Search this
Subject:
Jones, Joe 1909-1963  Search this
Physical description:
224 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
In art
Place:
Middle West
United States
Date:
2010
C2010
20th century
Topic:
Regionalism in art  Search this
Art and society--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_965570

Cultivating citizens : the regional work of art in the New Deal era / Lauren Kroiz

Author:
Kroiz, Lauren 1980-  Search this
Subject:
Wood, Grant 1891-1942  Search this
Janson, H. W (Horst Woldemar) 1913-1982  Search this
Benton, Thomas Hart 1889-1975  Search this
Curry, John Steuart 1897-1946  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 292 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Middle West
Date:
2018
20th century
Topic:
Regionalism and the arts--History  Search this
Regionalism in art  Search this
Arts, American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1089721

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