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Oral history interview with Louis Siegriest

Interviewee:
Siegriest, 1899-1989  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Oliveira, Nathan, 1928-2010  Search this
Names:
Society of Six  Search this
Armer, Ruth, 1896-1977  Search this
Bischoff, Elmer, 1916-1991  Search this
Clapp, William Henry, 1879-1954  Search this
Cox, Willard  Search this
Diebenkorn, Richard, 1922-1993  Search this
Dixon, Maynard, 1875-1946  Search this
Gaw, William A., 1891-1973  Search this
Gay, August Franc̜ois, 1890-1948  Search this
Gile, Selden Connor, 1877-1947  Search this
Graves, Morris, 1910-  Search this
Hagemeyer, Johan, 1884-1962  Search this
Howard, Robert Boardman, 1896-1983  Search this
Hughes, Louis  Search this
Lobdell, Frank, 1921-  Search this
Logan, Maurice, 1886-1977  Search this
Macky, Constance L., b. 1883  Search this
Martinez, Xavier, 1869-1943  Search this
Nahl, Perham Wilhelm, 1869-1935  Search this
Oldfield, Otis, 1890-1969  Search this
Park, David, 1911-1960  Search this
Piazzoni, Gottardo, 1872-1945  Search this
Price, C. S. (Clayton S.), 1874-1950  Search this
Randolph, Lee F., b. 1880  Search this
Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957  Search this
Scheyer, Galka E.  Search this
St. John, Terry  Search this
Stackpole, Ralph, 1885-1973  Search this
Still, Clyfford, 1904-1980  Search this
Stoddart, Edna, d. 1966  Search this
Tobey, Mark  Search this
Van Sloun, Frank J., 1879-1938  Search this
Von Eichman, Bernard J., 1899-1970  Search this
Winkler, John William, 1894-1979  Search this
Wores, Theodore, 1858-1939  Search this
del Mue, Maurice  Search this
Extent:
45 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1975 April 5
Scope and Contents:
Interview of Louis B. Siegriest, conducted 1975 April 5, by Paul Karlstrom and Nathan Oliveira, for the Archives of American Art, at Mr. Siegriest's home, in Oakland, California. Siegriest and Oliveira speak of his early career; the Society of Six; and the Bay Area figurative school. He recalls Perham Nahl, Bernard "Red" von Eichman, Bob Howard, Frank Van Sloun, Ruth Armer, Constance Macky, Lee Randolph, John Winkler, Maurice del Mue, Maynard Dixon, Willard Cox, Louis Hughes, Seldon Gile, August Gay, Xavier Martinez, Gottardo Piazzoni, Ralph Stackpole, Theodore Wores, Bill Gaw, William Henry Clapp, Terry St. John, Galka Scheyer, Maurice Logan, C.S. Price, Mark Tobey, Morris Graves, Richard Diebenkorn, David Park, Elmer Bischoff, Frank Lobdell, Clifford Still, Diego Rivera, Otis Oldfield, Edna Stoddart, Johan Hagemeyer, and many others.
Biographical / Historical:
Louis Siegriest (1899-1989) was a painter from Oakland, California. Full name is Louis Bassi Siegriest.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav files. Duration is 3 hr., 13 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives' 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 others.
Restrictions:
Transcript is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Painters -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.siegri75
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-siegri75

Eugen Neuhaus papers

Creator:
Neuhaus, Eugen, 1879-1963  Search this
Names:
Golden Gate International Exposition (1939-1940 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
University of California, Berkeley. History of Art Dept.  Search this
Doerner, Max, 1870-1939  Search this
Hagemeyer, Johan, 1884-1962  Search this
Heil, Walter, 1890-1973  Search this
Nahl, Charles Christian, 1818-1878  Search this
Neuhaus, Robert, 1909-  Search this
Partridge, Roi, 1888-1984  Search this
Sproul, Robert Gordon, 1891-1975  Search this
Extent:
0.8 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
[ca. 1906-1966]
Scope and Contents:
Letters, writings, business records, sketches and drawings, scrapbooks, printed material and photographs relating to Neuhaus' career and works of art.
REELS 4176-4177: Corresondence with Max Doerner, Robert Sproul, Walter Heil, Roi Partridge, and Robert Neuhaus, among others. Topics include the publication of Eugen Neuhaus' translation of Doerner's book, THE ARTIST AND HIS MATERIALS, and the donation of works of art from the Neuhaus estate. Of interest among the exhibition catalogs and announcements is an illustrated catalog of a 1907 exhibition of Western painters held at the Hotel Del Monte, California.
Also included are two articles by Neuhaus, "Masters Old and New" and "History of the Art Department, University of California"; one of the two hundred printed copies of Neuhaus' 1937 monograph on Christian Nahl; an inventory of Neuhaus' paintings; a scrapbook, 1916-1966, containing clippings, lecture and exhibition announcements, reproductions of Neuhaus' paintings, photographs, and greeting cards with printed illustrations by Neuhaus; photographs, including several portraits of Neuhaus prior to his emigration from Germany and a 1941 portrait taken by Johan Hagemeyer; 23 prints made from original nitrate negatives, presumably exposed by Neuhaus, of the 1939 Golden Gate Exposition; still lifes and landscapes, possibly used as sources or references for paintings; and numerous photographs of Neuhaus' paintings.
REEL D181: Thirty-eight letters, 1908-1942; catalogs; photographs and reproductions of his paintings; 4 sketchbooks; clippings, 1931- 1945, including many reviews of his book, HISTORY AND IDEALS OF AMERICAN ART (Stanford University Press, 1931); and scrapbooks containing clippings (1904- 1925), exhibition announcements and catalogs.
Biographical / Historical:
Educator, painter; Berkeley, Calif. Taught at the University of California, Berkeley from 1908 to 1949 where he served as the first chairman of the art department.
Provenance:
Material on reel D181 was lent for microfilming by Neuhaus' son, Robert, in 1964. Robert Neuhaus donated the material on reels 4176-4177 in 1987.
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 -- California  Search this
Educators -- California -- Berkeley  Search this
Topic:
Art -- California  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.neuheuge
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-neuheuge

Johan Hagemeyer

Author:
Hagemeyer, Johan 1884-1962  Search this
University of Arizona Center for Creative Photography  Search this
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art  Search this
Subject:
Hagemeyer, Johan 1884-1962  Search this
Physical description:
97 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1982
[c1982]
Topic:
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Call number:
TR647.H1385 U9 1982
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_524481

Johan Hagemeyer Collection / compiled by Roger Myers and Judith Leckrone

Author:
University of Arizona Center for Creative Photography  Search this
Myers, Roger 1952-  Search this
Leckrone, Judith  Search this
Johan Hagemeyer Collection  Search this
Subject:
Hagemeyer, Johan 1884-1962 Archives Catalogs  Search this
University of Arizona Center for Creative Photography Photograph collections Catalogs  Search this
Johan Hagemeyer Collection Catalogs  Search this
Physical description:
35 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1985
C1985
Topic:
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Call number:
TR140.H25U55 1985X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_444041

Picturing America's national parks / Jamie M. Allen

Author:
Allen, Jamie M.  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Barnes, Bruce (Bruce R.) 1962-  Search this
Host institution:
George Eastman Museum  Search this
Subject:
Watkins, Carleton E. 1829-1916  Search this
Muybridge, Eadweard 1830-1904  Search this
Bell, William 1830-1910  Search this
Hillers, John K. 1843-1925  Search this
Jackson, William Henry 1843-1942  Search this
Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay) 1853-1921  Search this
Coburn, Alvin Langdon 1882-1966  Search this
Cunningham, Imogen 1883-1976  Search this
Hagemeyer, Johan 1884-1962  Search this
Adams, Ansel 1902-1984  Search this
Weston, Edward 1886-1958  Search this
Feininger, Andreas 1906-1999  Search this
White, Minor  Search this
Hyde, Philip 1921-2006  Search this
Washburn, Bradford 1910-2007  Search this
Porter, Eliot 1901-1990  Search this
Winogrand, Garry 1928-1984  Search this
Sternfeld, Joel  Search this
Shore, Stephen 1947-  Search this
Minick, Roger  Search this
Tseng, Kwong Chi  Search this
Pfahl, John 1939-  Search this
Jenshel, Len  Search this
Parr, Martin 1952-  Search this
Struth, Thomas 1954-  Search this
Belanger, Marion 1957-  Search this
Epstein, Mitch 1952-  Search this
Klett, Mark 1952-  Search this
Wolfe, Byron 1967-  Search this
Onorato, Taiyo 1979-  Search this
Krebs, Nico 1979-  Search this
Friedlander, Lee  Search this
Webb, Rebecca Norris  Search this
Sambunaris, Victoria  Search this
Morell, Abelardo  Search this
Woodlee, Michael Matthew  Search this
Danh, Binh 1977-  Search this
Sherry, David Benjamin  Search this
Tibbs, Millee  Search this
Kolb Bros  Search this
Physical description:
125 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 30 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
2016
Topic:
National parks and reserves  Search this
National parks and reserves--History  Search this
Landscape photography  Search this
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1064989

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