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Antonia Banos (Calero), Picador, Madrid

Artist:
Robert Henri, 25 Jun 1865 - 12 Jul 1929  Search this
Sitter:
Antonio Banos  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1902-08
Topic:
Antonio Banos: Male  Search this
Antonio Banos: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Picador  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
MAG168
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My Father

Artist:
William George Beckman, born 1942  Search this
Sitter:
Mr. Beckman  Search this
Medium:
oil
Dimensions:
(Estimate): 190.5 x 152.4cm (75 x 60")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1988-93
Topic:
Mr. Beckman: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
WA010048
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Unidentified Woman

Alternate Title:
Nova Scotia Woman Churning
Artist:
Marsden Hartley, 4 Jan 1877 - 2 Sep 1943  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Medium:
oil
Dimensions:
(Estimate): 71.1 x 55.9cm (28 x 22")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1938-39
Topic:
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
WA010085
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Major General August de la Motte

Artist:
John Singleton Copley, 3 Jul 1738 - 9 Sep 1815  Search this
Sitter:
Major General August de la Motte  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
1787-88
Topic:
Major General August de la Motte: Male  Search this
Major General August de la Motte: Military and Intelligence\Officer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
MAG077
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Oral history interview with Val Laigo, 1989 July 12

Interviewee:
Laigo, Val M., 1930-1992  Search this
Interviewer:
Lau, Alan Chong  Search this
Subject:
Nakane, Kazuko  Search this
Bennett, Doug  Search this
Callahan, Kenneth  Search this
Chong, Fay  Search this
Dusanne, Zoe  Search this
Horiuchi, Paul  Search this
Jones, Quincy  Search this
Katayama, Mits  Search this
Nordness, Lee  Search this
Okada, Frank S. (Frank Sumio)  Search this
Orozco, José Clemente  Search this
Picasso, Pablo  Search this
Ritchie, Bill  Search this
Rivera, Diego  Search this
Siqueiros, David Alfaro  Search this
Tamayo, Rufino  Search this
Voorhees, Clark G. (Clark Greenwood)  Search this
Washington, James W.  Search this
Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum  Search this
Foster/White Gallery  Search this
Mexico City College  Search this
Seattle University  Search this
University of Washington  Search this
Northwest Asian American Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Val Laigo, 1989 July 12. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Computer Art  Search this
Filipino American art  Search this
Filipino American artists  Search this
Asian American painters  Search this
Asian American muralists  Search this
Muralists -- Mexico  Search this
Theme:
Asian American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12747
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)224926
AAA_collcode_laigo89
Theme:
Asian American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_224926
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Oral history interview with Val Laigo

Interviewee:
Laigo, Val M., 1930-1992  Search this
Interviewer:
Lau, Alan Chong  Search this
Nakane, Kazuko  Search this
Names:
Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum  Search this
Foster/White Gallery  Search this
Mexico City College -- Students  Search this
Northwest Asian American Project  Search this
Seattle University -- Students  Search this
University of Washington -- Students  Search this
Bennett, Doug  Search this
Callahan, Kenneth, 1905-1986  Search this
Chong, Fay  Search this
Dusanne, Zoe, 1884-1977  Search this
Horiuchi, Paul, 1906-  Search this
Jones, Quincy, 1933-  Search this
Katayama, Mits  Search this
Nordness, Lee  Search this
Okada, Frank S. (Frank Sumio), 1931-2000  Search this
Orozco, José Clemente, 1883-1949  Search this
Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973  Search this
Ritchie, Bill  Search this
Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957  Search this
Siqueiros, David Alfaro  Search this
Tamayo, Rufino, 1899-  Search this
Voorhees, Clark G. (Clark Greenwood), 1871-1933  Search this
Washington, James W., 1911-2000  Search this
Extent:
42 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1989 July 12
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Val Laigo conducted 1989 July 12, by Alan Lau and Kazuko Nakane, for the Archives of American Art Northwest Asian American Project, in Laigo's home, Seattle, Wash.
Laigo speaks of learning how to paint at age eleven with watercolors; growing up with a heart condition known as Eisenmenger's Complex; teaching at Highline High School and creating a wolverine as the school's mascot; the inclusion of his life story in a Filipino oral history project; singing for an orchestra called the Gentlemen of Rhythm, at the Filipino Catholic Youth Activities events and other venues; Doug Bennett as an influence in composition and design; being a student at Seattle University and joining Art Equity in approximately 1951; remembering his painting, "Madonna" being shown at the Seattle Art Museum; his first show at the People's Furniture Store and later with Fay Chong at the Hathaway House; Zoe Dusanne became his agent; his introduction to the MacPaint software program and his first piece of computer art; his desire to study Mexican muralists, Diego Rivera, Jose Orozco, David Siqueiros, and Rufino Tamayo and becoming at student at Mexico City College; his life in Mexico with the woman who would become his wife; the strong influence of Nick Damascus on his painting; how his palette changed to brighter colors after living in Mexico; his health crisis there that lead him to abandon his work towards a master's degree and return to Seattle in 1959; having to start over from the beginning at the University of Washington; Tommy Kwazume hiring him at Boing as an artist in 1960; Lee Nordness and the RCA Victor album cover; his negative experience with Margaret Reed while showing at the Panaca Gallery; his exhibit at the Frye Art Museum in 1969 and criticism by Clark Voorhees; his Mexican experience having influenced his vigor and scale; the Lost Generation series; his comment about Picasso not being able to paint; encouragement from his family to pursue art training; the murder of his father in 1936; his mother's success as a new painter; and his work, "Dilemma of the Atom" featured on the cover of an RCA Victor record album. Laigo also recalls Perry Acker, Foster White Gallery, David Mendoza, Fred Mendoza, Tom Tooley, Ray Sadirius, Quincy Jones, Oscar Holden's Orchestra, Fred Cordova, Mits Katayama, Rudy Bundis, Kal Chin, Paul Horiuchi, James Washington, Dick Kirsten, Frank Okada, John Matsudaira, Walter Froelich, Bill Ritchie, John Counts, Don Fenton, Kenneth Callahan, Fred Run, Barry Ferrell, Ken Harms, Andrew Chin, Ben Dar, Ruth Mora, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Val Laigo (1930-1992) was a Filipino American painter based in Seattle, Washington. Val Laigo was born in Naguilian, La Union, in the Phillipines. His family moved to the United States in 1931 and to Seattle in 1941. Laigo's full name Valeriano Emerenciano Montante Laigo.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 48 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Occupation:
Painters -- Washington (State) -- Seattle  Search this
Topic:
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Computer Art  Search this
Filipino American art  Search this
Filipino American artists  Search this
Asian American painters  Search this
Asian American muralists  Search this
Muralists -- Mexico  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.laigo89
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw90a8fb211-d3b2-4e6d-9727-b2bc260466e6
EDAN-URL:
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Dogfight Over the Trenches

Artist:
Horace Pippin, American, b. West Chester, Pennsylvania, 1888–1946  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
18 x 33 1/8 in. (45.6 x 84.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(c, 1939)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4071
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School:
Outsider Art
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py203a2af7d-fd7e-4394-bf75-5528cbadde07
EDAN-URL:
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Decorative Composition (Study for Promenade)

Artist:
Maurice Prendergast, American, b. St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada, 1858–1924  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
12 3/4 × 20 7/8 in. (32.5 × 53 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1913-1915)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.4128
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School:
American Impressionism
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
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Group: Portrait of the Artist's Family

Alternate Title:
Group: Frida Kaulbach and daughters Doris and Hedda Kaulbach
Artist:
Friedrich August Von Kaulbach, 1850 - 1920  Search this
Sitter:
Frida Von Kaulbach  Search this
Doris Von Kaulbach  Search this
Hedda Von Kaulbach  Search this
Medium:
oil
Dimensions:
(Estimate): 161.3 x 123.2cm (63 1/2 x 48 1/2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1910
Topic:
Frida Von Kaulbach: Female  Search this
Doris Von Kaulbach: Female  Search this
Hedda Von Kaulbach: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
WA010043
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_WA010043

Dona Rosa

Artist:
Perry Acker  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor
Dimensions:
58.4 x 83.8cm (23 x 33")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1967
Topic:
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
WA010044
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edanmdm:npg_WA010044

Stella

Artist:
John Alemajio  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Dimensions:
(Estimate): 200.7 x 121.9cm (79 x 48")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1885
Topic:
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
WA010045
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Woman in Black

Artist:
John White Alexander, 7 Oct 1856 - 31 May 1915  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Medium:
oil
Dimensions:
(Estimate): 114.3 x 76.2cm (45 x 30")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1896
Topic:
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
WA010046
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Pueblo Girl

Artist:
Shirley Arrants  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Girl  Search this
Medium:
pastel
Dimensions:
43.2 x 53.3cm (17 x 21")
Type:
Drawing
Topic:
Unidentified Girl: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
WA010047
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My Mother

Artist:
William George Beckman, born 1942  Search this
Sitter:
Mrs. Beckman  Search this
Medium:
oil
Dimensions:
Panel (Estimate): 182.9 x 125.1cm (72 x 49 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2000
Topic:
Mrs. Beckman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
WA010049
Restrictions & Rights:
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Old Woman

Artist:
Sergei Bongart, 1918 - 1985  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Medium:
acrylic
Dimensions:
(Estimate): 121.9 x 91.4cm (48 x 36")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1976
Topic:
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
WA010050
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:npg_WA010050

Old Man from India

Artist:
Sergei Bongart, 1918 - 1985  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Dimensions:
121.9 x 91.4cm (48 x 36")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
WA010051
Restrictions & Rights:
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Woman from Seville

Artist:
Sergei Bongart, 1918 - 1985  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Medium:
acrylic
Dimensions:
(Estimate): 76.2 x 61cm (30 x 24")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1969
Topic:
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
WA010052
Restrictions & Rights:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_WA010052

Lilith and Woman

Artist:
Lilian Broca, born c. 1945  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Women  Search this
Medium:
Graphite and spackle on panel
Dimensions:
Panel (Estimate): 76.2 x 101.6cm (30 x 40")
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1999
Topic:
Unidentified Women: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
WA010053
Restrictions & Rights:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_WA010053

Little Eve (L'Enfant Nu)

Alternate Title:
Little Eve (Nude Infant)
Artist:
Mary Stevenson Cassatt, 22 May 1844 - 14 Jun 1926  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Infant  Search this
Medium:
Pastel
Dimensions:
(Estimate): 91.4 x 73.7cm (36 x 29")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1902
Topic:
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
WA010054
Restrictions & Rights:
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4c516f211-cf14-4b2f-b0fb-79a4aa3a2a52
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_WA010054

Lady with a Parasol

Alternate Title:
Unidentified Lady with a Parasol
Artist:
William Merritt Chase, 1 Nov 1849 - 25 Oct 1916  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Dimensions:
182.9 x 91.4cm (72 x 36")
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum
Object number:
WA010055
Restrictions & Rights:
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edanmdm:npg_WA010055

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