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Henry Hensche scrapbooks

Creator:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-  Search this
Extent:
4 Volumes ((partially microfilmed 1 reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Scrapbooks
Date:
1923-1993
bulk 1923-1966
Scope and Contents:
REEL 1207: Three scrapbooks, 1923-1966, containing photographs of Hensche, photographs of his work, one letter from Charles W. Hawthorne, clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements, and invitations. In addition, there are two loose clippings, 1977.
UNMICROFILMED: 1 scrapbook, 1934-1993.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, instructor; Provincetown, Massachusetts. Died 1992.
Provenance:
Scrapbooks on reel 1207 were lent for microfilming 1977 by Henry Hensche. In 2000 an additional scrapbook was donated by Hensche's widow, Dorothy Billiu-Hensche.
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 -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.henshenr
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9035fc559-7631-44b6-8eab-e42192799956
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-henshenr

Josephine and Salvatore Del Deo collection relating to Provincetown artists

Collector:
Del Deo, Josephine Couch  Search this
Del Deo, Salvatore, 1928-  Search this
Names:
Front Street Gallery (Provincetown, Mass.)  Search this
Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center  Search this
Geiger, Caroline  Search this
Hensche, Henry, 1901-  Search this
Knaths, Karl, 1891-1971  Search this
Malicoat, Philip, 1908-1981  Search this
Margo, Boris, 1902-1995  Search this
Moffett, Ross  Search this
Parr, James Wingate, 1923-1969  Search this
Severini, Gino, 1883-1966  Search this
Shackelford, Shelby  Search this
Tworkov, Jack  Search this
Winslow, J. Madaline  Search this
Photographer:
Yater, George, 1910-1993  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Sketchbooks
Place:
Provincetown (Mass.)
Date:
[ca. 1929-1970]
Scope and Contents:
Material collected or kept by the Del Deo's relating to Provincetown art and artists, including Ross Moffet, Karl Knaths, James Wingate Parr, J. Madaline Winslow, Front Street Gallery, and the Provincetown Fine Arts Center (FAWC).
Material pertaining to painter Ross Moffett includes photographs of his family and its farm in Iowa; photographs of Moffett's paintings and drawings; photographs of Moffett's work taken by George Yater; material pertaining to Moffett's lecture "Three Dimensional Organization in Painting"; translations from a publication by Gino Severini; and drawings of Moffett by Shelby Shackelford.
Knaths material consists of two sketchbooks, one with occassional notes (1929) and one, ca. 1952; the sketches are figure and landscape compositions in Knath's characteristic cubist style. Parr material consists of a small album containing clippings, photographs of work, telegrams, and letters (undated and 1946); Winslow material is a letter to Caroline H. Geiger (1938).
Also found are records of the cooperative Front Street Gallery, in which Sal Del Deo was a member for its one-season existence, including information on the "Freedom Riders Exhibition" to benefit the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE); 7 reel-to-reel tape recordings made by Del Deo at the first three sessions of the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center (FAWC), 1968-1970, including lectures or seminars by Jack Tworkov, Henry Hensche, Karl Knaths, Philip Malicoat, Boris Margo, and Ross Moffett.
Biographical / Historical:
Collectors; Provincetown, Mass. Josephine is the author of Figures in a Landscape : the Life and Times of the American Painter, RossMoffett, 1888-1971. Sal (b. 1928) is a painter and former vice-president of the Fine Arts Work Center.
Provenance:
Donated 1996, 1998 and 2000 by Jo & Sal Del Deo. They received the Moffett material Moffett's widow and used by Del Deo in preparation for her biography on Moffett. The Parr album was received from Robert Cummings, an old friend of Parr's, who had received it from Parr's parents. The Knaths sketchbooks were given by his widow, Helen, to the Del Deos. The Winslow letter was given to Josephine Del Deo by Janice Crouch who had a connection with Geiger or her family, either as a relation or a friend.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Rights:
Reel-to-reel recordings of FAWC lectures and discussions: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce requires written permission from Salvatore Del Deo. 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.
Occupation:
Artists -- Massachusetts -- Provincetown  Search this
Function:
Artist colonies -- Massachusetts
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.deldeo
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw984642cd0-5ea7-44f3-8805-cd7445c2794d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-deldeo

Mary Cecil Allen papers

Creator:
Allen, Mary Cecil, 1893-1962  Search this
Names:
Allen, Mary Cecil, 1893-1962 -- Mirror of the passing world  Search this
Hensche, Henry, 1901- -- Photographs  Search this
Extent:
2 Volumes
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Scrapbooks
Date:
1928-1970
Scope and Contents:
A scrapbook, ca. 1934-1962, containing clippings, pamphlets, and photographs; the bulk are Australian press clippings from 1935-1936 when Allen was in Melbourne; and Allen's book, The Mirror of the Passing World (New York: W.W. Norton & Co., Inc., 1928). Inserted in the book are a letter to Elisabeth Hooker, 1970, and a snapshot of Allen with the painters Henry and Ada Hensche and art shop owner, Will Rogers, in the Hensche's house, Provincetown, Mass.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, teacher, lecturer; Melbourne, Australia, New York, N.Y. and Provincetown, Mass. She was also known as Cecil Allen and Mary Cecil. Allen was born in Australia. She studied at the National Gallery of Victoria for several years, and briefly at the Slade School in London. In 1927, she accepted an invitation to lecture on art for the People's Institute, sponsored by the Carnegie Corporation. The lectures formed the basis for her two books, The Mirror of the Passing World (1928) and Painters of the Modern Mind (1929), and for her successful lifelong career as a lecturer. She returned to Melbourne during 1935-1936, where she lectured on modern art and exhibited her work. From 1950 until her death she lived in Provincetown, Mass., returning to Australia in 1950 and 1959-1960 to exhibit and lecture. She died in Provincetown on April 7, 1962.
Provenance:
Donated 1996 by Elisabeth Hooker. Hooker was a friend of Allen's and found the papers among Allen's effects soon after her death.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Painters -- Australia  Search this
Educators -- Australia  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Women educators  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.allemary
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw98d92b3f9-a533-4c56-9c83-cc6e98007920
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-allemary

Henry Hensche scrapbooks, 1923-1993, bulk 1923-1966

Creator:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9011
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211200
AAA_collcode_henshenr
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211200

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

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0104516
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104517

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

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0104517
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104518

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

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0104518
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104519

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

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0104519
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104520

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

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0104520
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104521

Hussey, Mr. [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0104521
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104522

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

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0104523
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104524

Campbell, Mr. [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1929*
Image number:
JUL J0104524
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Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104525

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

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0104525
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104526

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

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0104526
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104527

Damon, Mrs.? [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0104527
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104528

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

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0104528
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104529

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

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0104529
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104530

Lowy, Mr. [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0104530
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104531

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

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1936*
Image number:
JUL J0104531
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104532

Margaret [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1935*
Image number:
JUL J0104532
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_104533

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