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Leonard Bocour letter to David Soyer

Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Soyer, David, 1928-  Search this
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Subject:
Soyer, Moses  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1974 Sept. 4
Topic:
Condolence notes  Search this
Death  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13573
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Moses Soyer papers, circa 1905-1974
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_13573

Oral history interview with Leonard Bocour, 1978 June 8

Interviewee:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Avery, Milton  Search this
De Kooning, Willem  Search this
Ganso, Emil  Search this
Kroll, Leon  Search this
Rothko, Mark  Search this
Speicher, Eugene Edward  Search this
Bocour Artist Colors (Firm)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Paint industry and trade -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Paint  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- New York (State) -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12884
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212076
AAA_collcode_bocour78
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212076
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993

Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Subject:
Bocour Artist Colors (Firm)  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Diaries
Topic:
Collectors and collecting -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Paint industry and trade -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Drawing -- Technique  Search this
Painting -- Technique  Search this
Painting -- Equipment and supplies  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education  Search this
Government Sponsorship of the Arts  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6446
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215590
AAA_collcode_bocoleon
Theme:
Diaries
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_215590
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Anne and Morris Davidson Christmas card to Leanord Bocour

Creator:
Davidson, Morris, 1898-1979  Search this
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Davidson, Morris, 1898-1979  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1971 Dec.
Topic:
Holidays  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11213
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993
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Archives of American Art
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Mari and George Eade holiday card to Leonard Bocour

Creator:
Eade, Mari  Search this
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Eade, Mari  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
December 1969
Topic:
Holidays  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11226
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993
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Archives of American Art
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Morris Louis letter to Leonard Bocour

Creator:
Louis, Morris, 1912-1962  Search this
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Louis, Morris, 1912-1962  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1962 May 22
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)9818
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_9818

Interview with Leonard Bocour and Sam Golden

Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Golden, Sam, 1915 or 1916-1997  Search this
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Subject:
Faatz, Anita J. (Anita Josephine)  Search this
Louis, Morris  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1970 November 18
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15222
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Morris Louis and Morris Louis Estate papers, circa 1910s-2007, bulk 1965-2000
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_15222

Biographical Material

Collection Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Extent:
4 Folders (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1940s-1990s
Scope and Contents note:
Biographical material consists of biographical notes, identity and membership cards, award certificates for Bocour, and a photocopy of his son's birth certificate.
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:
Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.bocoleon, Series 1
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw923df5c0d-4e3f-4be9-9854-24bb119e229e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bocoleon-ref14

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Collection Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 5-74
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1954-1972, undated
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 1, and OV 14.
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:
Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records
Leonard Bocour papers and business records / Series 2: Miscellaneous Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97b9d6313-04b1-4291-9cb0-b957be400487
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bocoleon-ref21

Diaries and Annotated Calendars

Collection Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Extent:
19 Folders (Box 4, 5)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1955-1987
Scope and Contents note:
Thirty-two diaries and nine annotated calendars contain brief notes about daily activities.
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:
Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.bocoleon, Series 3
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91d5e0f4e-2217-45bc-9689-d6ccb098444a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bocoleon-ref34

Printed Material

Collection Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Extent:
1.8 Linear feet (Box 10-13)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1933-1993, undated
Scope and Contents note:
Printed material consists primarily of clippings that reflect Bocour's enduring interest in art, artists, and art media. An exhibition catalog for Jacob Lawrence is autographed by the artist.
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:
Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.bocoleon, Series 8
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95ff821d8-d966-400e-9d8c-e7b475e134f4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bocoleon-ref116

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Collection Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1-71
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1973-1977
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 1.
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:
Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records
Leonard Bocour papers and business records / Series 2: Miscellaneous Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c0bcdcf3-b75b-43ae-b3e8-c007c4c0adee
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bocoleon-ref22

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Collection Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 1-59
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1985-1993
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 1.
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:
Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records
Leonard Bocour papers and business records / Series 2: Miscellaneous Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9142230a6-cffb-434a-b880-02d5342046fc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bocoleon-ref24

Correspondence Regarding Lectures and Demonstrations

Collection Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 35-61
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1961-1977, undated
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 2.
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:
Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records
Leonard Bocour papers and business records / Series 4: Personal Business Records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94a851671-52dd-4955-8a84-9e459ff430aa
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bocoleon-ref46

Interview Transcripts

Collection Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Extent:
5 Folders (Box 10)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1970s-1980s
Scope and Contents note:
Four interview transcripts describe Bocour's early life and career. The interview with Abraham Joshua Heschel was conducted under the auspices of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America and in it Dr. Heschel discusses his religious beliefs and his publications.
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:
Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.bocoleon, Series 7
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9f117400e-1dfe-481e-a622-db45ee9e22f8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bocoleon-ref109

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Collection Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Extent:
3.8 Linear feet (Box 1 -4, 13, OV 14)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950s-1990s
Scope and Contents note:
Correspondence consists primarily of letters exchanged with business colleagues and artists including Helen Frankenthaler, John Grillo, Chaim Gross, Philip Guston, Grace Hartigan, Alex Katz, Jack Levine, Morris Louis, Eugene Massin, Nathan Oliveira, David Oxtoby, and Philip Pearlstein, discussing exhibitions and other art-related topics. There are single letters from Anthony Caro, actor Robert DeNiro, Jimmy Ernst, Philip Evergood, Emil Ganso, Leon Golub, Frederick Hartt, Helen Hayes, Al Held, Joseph Hirshhorn, Ibram Lassaw, Jacob Lawrence, Roy Lichtenstein, Bill Mauldin, Alice Neel, Kenneth Noland, Jules Olitski, Gabor Peterdi, Ad Reinhart, George Rickey, James Rosenquist, Moses Soyer, Raphael Soyer, Frank Stella, and Jack Tworkov.
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:
Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.bocoleon, Series 2
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9796ecfd0-c2c3-4fca-9c34-663c88a40f2e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bocoleon-ref20

Notes and Writings

Collection Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Extent:
0.8 Linear feet (Box 9-10)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1960-1993, undated
Scope and Contents note:
Notes consist primarily of address books and a file of colleagues' business cards. Writings by Bocour include autobiographical accounts, miscellaneous poems and typescripts about Emil Ganso, Eugene Massin, David Oxtoby, and various art-related topics. Writings by others include a transcript of the memorial service for Gandy Brodie, a typescript about Emil Ganso, and miscellaneous artists' resum├ęs and typescripts on various art-related topics.
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:
Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.bocoleon, Series 6
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c47e56a4-005f-476e-a475-c61366dd1c3f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bocoleon-ref100

Personal Business Records

Collection Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Extent:
2.2 Linear feet (Box 5-7, 13)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1961-1992
Scope and Contents note:
Personal Business Records include documents concerning Bocour's art collection and his public outreach activities. These records reflect business transactions not directly related to the operations of Bocour Artist Colors, Inc. Bocour's donations were primarily of art work to schools and museums. His lectures focused on drawing and painting and demonstrated his paint products.
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:
Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.bocoleon, Series 4
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9891f9846-283a-4d82-9262-c7a9b7f51139
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bocoleon-ref39

Ledger of Annual Sales Totals

Collection Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 58-59
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1967-1982
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 4.
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:
Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Leonard Bocour papers and business records
Leonard Bocour papers and business records / Series 5: Business Records for Bocour Artist Colors, Inc.
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9fac53ad5-1136-4085-9a44-c480c146320f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bocoleon-ref71

Label Designs

Collection Creator:
Bocour, Leonard, 1910-1993  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 42-44
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1961-1972, undated
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 11.
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:
Leonard Bocour papers and business records, 1933-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Leonard Bocour papers and business records
Leonard Bocour papers and business records / Series 5: Business Records for Bocour Artist Colors, Inc.
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b0c4be22-76f5-4e7f-8ffc-465a2059ab83
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bocoleon-ref81

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