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Untitled (Mural Study)

Artist:
Henry Bernstein, born Detroit, MI 1912-died 1964  Search this
Medium:
pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 26 x 17 3/4 in. (65.9 x 45.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca. 1937-1941
Topic:
Figure male\head  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Figure male\torso  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Blanche R. and Milton W. Brown
Object number:
1986.80.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f87fcac9-afce-48aa-aa3e-235ee77c2426
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.80.1

Untitled (Mural Study)

Artist:
Henry Bernstein, born Detroit, MI 1912-died 1964  Search this
Medium:
gouache and pencil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 3/8 x 18 7/8 in. (26.2 x 47.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1942
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Occupation\industry\engineering  Search this
Occupation\art\architect  Search this
New Deal  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Blanche R. and Milton W. Brown
Object number:
1986.80.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f625572a-680c-417d-a460-68c00ea81ef2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1986.80.2

Chemistry

Artist:
Henry Bernstein, born Detroit, MI 1912-died 1964  Search this
Medium:
tempera on canvas
Dimensions:
66 7/8 x 153 1/2 in. (170.0 x 390.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1942
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
History\United States  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\chemistry  Search this
Occupation\science\chemist  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Michigan  Search this
Architecture Interior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Old Post Office Building, Midland, Michigan, through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1972.131
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78e8bcb38-e3be-45ec-9e06-a36795a9ccaf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1972.131

Fabricating Steel (mural study, Midland, Michigan, Post Office)

Artist:
Henry Bernstein, born Detroit, MI 1912-died 1964  Search this
Medium:
tempera on canvas
Dimensions:
11 7/8 x 25 in. (30.2 x 63.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934-1943
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\industry  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Michigan  Search this
Architecture Interior\industry\foundry  Search this
Architecture Interior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.33
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79592ea83-9f9b-4bfd-95b2-a014c71d14e4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.8.33

Henry Bernstein papers

Creator:
Bernstein, Henry, 1912-1964  Search this
Extent:
131 Items
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
1931-1981
Scope and Contents:
A résumé; correspondence; photographs; a cash book; printed material, including clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogues; 3 undated pencil drawings on paper; and miscellany.
Biographical / Historical:
Henry Bernstein (1912-1964) was a painter in Detroit, Mich.
Provenance:
Donated 1982 by Paul Bernstein and in 2014 by Art Bernstein, Henry Bernstein's sons.
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  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.bernhenr
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw90e018340-70b3-4867-9d1d-9d7148f03541
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bernhenr

Lily Emmet Cushing papers

Creator:
Cushing, Lily Emmet, 1909-1969  Search this
Names:
Maynard Walker Gallery  Search this
Zhonghua fu nu fan gong kang E lian he hui  Search this
Bernstein, Henri  Search this
Chiang, May-ling Soong, 1897-2003  Search this
Frankfurter, Alfred M.  Search this
Graham, Katharine, 1917-  Search this
Kefauver, Nancy, 1912-1967  Search this
Kuhn, Walt, 1877-1949  Search this
Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy, 1929-1994  Search this
Extent:
4 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Postcards
Notebooks
Photographs
Typescripts
Paintings
Date:
1929-1972
Summary:
The papers of painter Lily Emmet Cushing date from 1929 to 1972 and measure 4.0 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical material; letters from friends including Henri Bernstein, Alfred M. Frankfurter, Katharine Graham, Nancy Kefauver, and Walt Kuhn; personal business records including financial material concerning the Maynard Walker Gallery; notes and writings; art work; printed material; and photographs.
Scope and Content Note:
The papers of painter Lily Emmet Cushing date from 1929 to 1972 and measure 4.0 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical material; letters from friends including Henri Bernstein, Alfred M. Frankfurter, Katharine Graham, Nancy Kefauver, and Walt Kuhn; personal business records including financial material concerning the Maynard Walker Gallery; notes and writings; art work; printed material; and photographs.

Biographical material consists primarily of address books and lists of addresses, but also includes miscellaneous resumés and a certificate of participation in the Art in the Embassies program. signed by Nancy Kefauver.

Scattered letters received by Cushing are primarily from friends including Henri Bernstein, Alfred M. Frankfurter, Katharine Graham, Nancy Kefauver, and Walt Kuhn. There are also letters concerning the Chinese Women's Anti-Aggression League that benefited the charitable and social welfare organizations of the Chinese Navy.

Personal business records include lists of art work and purchasers, price lists, financial and legal documents, and various receipts, including some for art supplies. Papers concerning the Maynard Walker Gallery include letters discussing sales, invoices, and a ledger listing sales of art work by various artists including Lily Cushing Emmet.

Notes and Writings consist of notebooks containing annotations on miscellaneous topics including household items, painting, plants, and recipes. Miscellaneous notes concern art work, fabric, and furnishings. Typescripts by others concern the genealogy of the Clark family.

Art work consists of a schematic drawing, small oil paintings on masonite, and a commercial printing block of a design by Walt Kuhn.

Printed material consists of clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, programs, miscellaneous brochures, picture postcards of scenes in the United States, Europe, and Mexico and of Native Americans.

Photographs are of Cushing, her daughters, her third husband Capt. Alston Boyd, friends and colleagues including Mme. Chiang Kai-Shek, various houses, travel scenes, miscellaneous plants, and of art work. There is also a photograph of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as 7 series:

Missing Title

Series 1: Biographical Material, 1953-1967 (Box 1; 14 folders)

Series 2: Letters, 1929-1972 (Box 1-2, OV 7; 1.4 linear feet)

Series 3: Personal Business Records, 1934-1969 (Box 2-3, 6; 0.8 linear feet)

Series 4: Notes and Writings, 1955-1969 (Box 3; 23 folders)

Series 5: Art Work, circa 1940 (Box 3, 6; 3 folders)

Series 6: Printed Material, 1930-1968 (Box 3, 6; 30 folders)

Series 7: Photographs, 1940-1968 (Box 3-6; 0.8 linear feet)
Biographical Note:
Lily Cushing (1909-1969) of New York City was primarily known as a painter of landscapes and still lifes of flowers.

Lily Cushing was born on January 13, 1909 in New York City, the third child of Ethel Cochrane and artist Howard Gardiner Cushing. She studied painting in the studio of Alexandre Jacovleff in Paris from 1926-1927, and with Walt Kuhn in New York City in 1929. Cushing's first solo exhibition was at the Arden Gallery in New York in 1930.

In 1929, Cushing married George Crawford Clark Jr. in Newport, Rhode Island. Following her divorce from Clark, she married William Temple Emmet, Jr. in 1932. They had two daughters, Alexandra and Lily. Cushing's second marriage also ended in divorce. In 1953, she married naval officer Alston M. Boyd in New York.

Cushing's work is in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum of American Art, and in the private collections of Paul Mellon, John Hay Whitney, and Joseph P. Kennedy, among others.

Lily Cushing died on September 21, 1969, in Fishers Island, New York.
Separated Material:
An unrecorded number of exhibition catalogs were removed from the collection and given to the Smithsonian American Art Museum/National Portrait Gallery Art Library in 1977.
Provenance:
The Lily Emmet Cushing papers were donated in 1972 by the artist's daughters Alexandra Emmet Schlesinger and Lily Emmet West.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
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.
Occupation:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Landscape painting  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Notebooks
Photographs
Typescripts
Paintings
Citation:
Lily Emmet Cushing papers, 1929-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.cushlily
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Lily Emmet Cushing papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96c1d34f2-db7f-4657-8a5b-46b489f7c54e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-cushlily

Bernstein, Henri (Estate of)

Collection Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co  Search this
Container:
Box 177, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1956-1957
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers 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:
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jacques Seligmann & Co. records
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records / Series 2: Collectors Files / 2.1: Collectors
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw940901d78-6acd-487a-85e5-79222a455848
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-jacqself-ref13008

Bernstein, Henry

Collection Creator:
Park, Marlene, 1931-  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
1972-1986
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
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:
Marlene Park and Gerald E. Markowitz research material on New Deal art, circa 1974-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marlene Park and Gerald E. Markowitz research materials on New Deal Art
Marlene Park and Gerald E. Markowitz research materials on New Deal Art / Series 1: Artists' Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b23e3e82-ae2c-4817-bc1e-8812a7c6b995
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-parkmarl-ref35

Henry Bernstein, 1912-1964 [Folder]

Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_19365

Concho belt

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Henry C. Bernstein, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Henry C. Bernstein, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Concho belt
Media/Materials:
Silver, hide, turquoise
Techniques:
Hammered
Dimensions:
92 x 2.5 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Catalog Number:
25/170
Barcode:
250170.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6748082c5-4f6d-49b5-bf34-f57af4afba83
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_265930
Online Media:

Axel Horr

Photographer:
Bernstein, Henry, 1912-1964  Search this
Bernstein, Henry, 1912-1964  Search this
Subject:
Horr, Axel  Search this
Farm Colony  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Staten Island, N.Y.
Date:
1937 Mar. 26
Topic:
Art and state  Search this
Artists at or with their work  Search this
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
New Deal, 1933-1939  Search this
Painting  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)3001
See more items in:
Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_3001
Online Media:

Lily Emmet Cushing papers, 1929-1972

Creator:
Cushing, Lily Emmet, 1909-1969  Search this
Cushing, Lily Emmet, 1909-1969  Search this
Subject:
Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy  Search this
Frankfurter, Alfred M.  Search this
Graham, Katharine  Search this
Kefauver, Nancy  Search this
Bernstein, Henri  Search this
Chiang, May-ling Soong  Search this
Kuhn, Walt  Search this
Zhonghua fu nu fan gong kang E lian he hui  Search this
Maynard Walker Gallery  Search this
Type:
Postcards
Notebooks
Photographs
Typescripts
Paintings
Topic:
Landscape painting  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9463
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211661
AAA_collcode_cushlily
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211661
Online Media:

Henry Bernstein papers, 1931-1981

Creator:
Bernstein, Henry, 1912-1964  Search this
Bernstein, Henry, 1912-1964  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5933
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208773
AAA_collcode_bernhenr
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208773

Steamboats on the Ganges : an exploration in the history of India's modernization through science and technology / Henry T. Bernstein

Author:
Bernstein, Henry T  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 239 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
India
Ganges River (India and Bangladesh)
Date:
1960
Topic:
Inland water transportation--History  Search this
River steamers--History  Search this
Navigation  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
HE691.Z7 G362X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_208967

Contradictions of accumulation in Africa : studies in economy and state / Henry Bernstein, Bonnie K. Campbell, editors

Author:
Bernstein, Henry  Search this
Campbell, Bonnie K. 1946-  Search this
Physical description:
312 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa
Date:
1985
C1985
Topic:
Capitalism  Search this
Socialism  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Dependency on foreign countries  Search this
Call number:
HC800.C67 1985X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_304149

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