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Allan Rohan Crite papers

Creator:
Crite, Allan Rohan, 1910-2007  Search this
Extent:
2 Microfilm reels
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
1930-1982
Scope and Contents:
This microfilm of the papers of African American painter Allan Rohan Crite consists of correspondence; biographical material; writings, including lecture transcripts; photocopies of print series with explanatory matter; clippings; photographs; and All Glory, a publication by Crite.
Biographical / Historical:
Allan Rohan Crite (1910-2007) was an African American painter and printmaker in Boston, Massachusetts. He studied at Boston University, the Massachusetts School of Art, the Boston Museum of Fine Arts School, and Harvard University. Crite is best known for his religious illustrations, but also chronicled African American life in Boston in the 1930s-1940s. During the Depression, Crite developed a series of "neighborhood paintings" insprired by Boston's African American community.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming, 1986, by the Afro-American Cultural Museum, Philadelpia, Pa, which received the papers from Crite.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Printmakers -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Topic:
Genre painting -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Christian art and symbolism  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.critalla
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a8e48d22-d345-414d-b3a6-e9d4ac2d9e77
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-critalla

Allan Rohan Crite papers, 1930-1982

Creator:
Crite, Allan Rohan, 1910-  Search this
Citation:
Allan Rohan Crite papers, 1930-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Genre painting -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Christian art and symbolism  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10129
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213035
AAA_collcode_critalla
Theme:
African American
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213035

Allan Rohan Crite: artist file, [photographs]

Artist:
Crite, Allan Rohan 1910-2007  Search this
Physical description:
1 folder
Type:
Photograph
Artist files
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Image number:
VFM VF000716
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_137997

(No Title Given) [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Crite, Allan Rohan 1910-2007  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1946
Image number:
JUL J0052874
See more items in:
Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_52875

(No Title Given) [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Crite, Allan Rohan 1910-2007  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1946
Image number:
JUL J0052875
See more items in:
Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_52876

[Photographs of artists taken by Michael Rinaldini, photographer.]

Creator:
Rinaldini, Michael, 1950-  Search this
Names:
Cobb, Joel -- Photographs  Search this
Crite, Allan Rohan, 1910- -- Photographs  Search this
Dater, Judy -- Photographs  Search this
Gonzalez, Xavier, 1898-1993 -- Photographs  Search this
Jacobi, Lotte, 1896- -- Photographs  Search this
Meyerowitz, Joel, 1938- -- Photographs  Search this
Schwartz, Henry, 1927- -- Photographs  Search this
Trachtman, Arnold S., 1930- -- Photographs  Search this
Wainwright, William H., 1924- -- Photographs  Search this
Wegman, William -- Photographs  Search this
Wilson, John, 1922 Apr. 14- -- Photographs  Search this
Extent:
12 Items (photographic prints (on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1983
Scope and Contents:
Photographs of artists Joel Cobb, Allan Crite, Judy Dater, Xavier Gonzalez, Lotte Jacobi, Joel Meyerowitz, Henry Schwartz, Arnold S. Trachtman, William Wainwright, William Wegman, and John Wilson.
Biographical / Historical:
Michael Rinaldini is a photographer from Cambridge, Mass.
Provenance:
Donated 1983 by Michael Rinaldini.
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.
Rights:
Authorization to publish or reproduce requires written permission from Michael Rinaldini. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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.
Topic:
Artists -- Photographs  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.rinamich
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9cfa92d72-be32-4214-9245-ffcb88da7a46
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-rinamich

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