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Marcella Comès (Winslow) papers

Winslow, Marcella Comès  Search this
Adams, Léonie, 1899-  Search this
Bishop, Elizabeth, 1911-1979  Search this
Chapin, Katherine Garrison, 1890-1977  Search this
D'Arcy, Martin Cyril, 1888-1976  Search this
De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956  Search this
Devlin, Denis, 1908-1959  Search this
Eberhart, Richard, 1904-2005  Search this
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963  Search this
Gordon, Caroline, 1895-  Search this
Hodgson, Ralph, 1871-1962  Search this
Jiménez, Juan Ramón, 1881-1958  Search this
Lowell, Robert, 1917-1977  Search this
Masson, Leon, 1911-  Search this
Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980  Search this
Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972  Search this
Rothenstein, John, Sir, 1901-  Search this
Rothenstein, William, Sir, 1872-1945  Search this
Saint-John Perse, 1887-1975  Search this
Shapiro, Karl Jay, 1913-  Search this
Tate, Allen, 1899-  Search this
Van Doren, Mark, 1894-1972  Search this
Warren, Robert Penn, 1905-  Search this
Welty, Eudora, 1909-2001  Search this
Weygandt, Cornelius, 1871-1957  Search this
Winslow, Anne Goodwin  Search this
1,202 Items ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
1915-1982 [and undated]
Scope and Contents:
Files related to Washington, D.C. art activities; photographs; scrapbook; and guestbook.
REELS 2424-2425: Scrapbook on Comès' sitters Leonie Adams, Elizabeth Bishop, Katherine Garrison Chapin, Martin D' Arcy, Walter de la Mare, Denis Devlin, Richard Eberhart, Robert Frost, Caroline Gordon, Ralph Hodgson, Juan Ramon Jimenez, Robert Lowell, Katherine Anne Porter, Ezra Pound, St. John Perse, Sir John Rothenstein, Karl Shapiro, Allen Tate, Mark Van Doren, Robert Penn Warren, Eudora Welty, Cornelius Weygandt and Anne Goodwin Winslow, containing letters, clippings, book reviews, photos of sitters and Comès' portraits. Also included are photos of Comès and printed material relating to her.
REEL 2424, frames 3-243: A guest book, containing signatures, comments, sketches, photographs, clippings, and letters from artists, poets, writers, and other guests of Comès, including Walter de la Mare, Robert Frost, Leon Masson, Katherine Anne Porter, Sir John Rothenstein and Sir William Rothenstein, Allen Tate, Robert Penn Warren, Eudora Welty, and others. Also included are photographs of Comès and her family.
UNMICROFILMED: Artist, dealer, institution, and subject files containing letters, exhibition catalogs and announcements, clippings, photographs, and other printed materials relating to Washington, D.C. art activities. Included are: files on artists Caroline Van Hook Bean, Ruby Grady, Jacob Kainen, Frank Wright, and others; files on the Corcoran Gallery of Art, the Foundry, the Studio Gallery, and other galleries; subject files on the Art Barn, the D.C. chapter of the Artists Equity Association including membership lists and address labels, 1970-1972, the Art in the Embassies Program, the Conference on Artists and Taxes, 1977, the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Society of Arts and Letters, the Federal Government and the art, including material on bills and hearings, 1973-1977, the Washington art community, women and the arts, art materials hazards, includes published works by Joy Luke Turner, and crafts.
Also included are a paper "Government Sponsorship of the Arts under the WPA and Ceta," by Martha Malles, 1978; clippings, with reviews by John Canady and others; photographs, undated and 1971-1973, of Marcella Comès, Art Barn happenings, including 45 slides, 1974, and Artists Equity Association, Washington chapter, exhibitions; a published reference directory of Washington art, WASHINGTON TODAY, 1967; and one 16mm amateur film circa 1974.
Biographical / Historical:
Portrait painter, photographer; Washington, D.C. b. 1905. d. July 6, 2000. Married name Mrs. Randolph Winslow. Trained at the Carnegie School of Fine Arts and privately in Europe. Comès played an active part in the local D.C. art community; as a member of the Women's Commission of the Corcoran Gallery of Art, president of the D.C. chapter of Artists Equity Association, 1969-1971, and as the national vice-president, 1971-1973. Comès was the ex-officio portraitist to the Poetry Chair at the Library of Congress.
Lent and donated 1982 by Marcella Comes.
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.
Painters -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Photographers -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Poets -- United States  Search this
Portrait painters -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Art -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art

The London Library of Recorded English, Book I: Lyric Poetry [sound recording]

Compton, Joseph 1891-  Search this
Blunden, Edmund 1896-1974  Search this
Shirley, James, 1596-1666  Search this
Blake, William, 1757-1827  Search this
Wordsworth, William 1908-1988  Search this
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor 1772-1834  Search this
Peacock, Thomas Love, 1785-1866  Search this
Keats, John, 1795-1821  Search this
Tennyson, Alfred Tennyson, Baron 1809-1892  Search this
Stephens, James 1882-1950  Search this
Morris, William 1834-1896  Search this
Hardy, Thomas 1840-1928  Search this
Hopkins, Gerard Manley 1844-1889  Search this
Meynell, Alice 1847-1922  Search this
Housman, A. E. (Alfred Edward) 1859-1936  Search this
Hodgson, Ralph 1871-1962  Search this
Davies, W. H (William Henry) 1871-1940  Search this
De la Mare, Walter 1873-1956  Search this
Thomas, Edward 1878-1917  Search this
Turner, W. J. (Walter James) 1889-1946  Search this
Clinton-Baddeley, V. C (Victor Clinton) 1900-1970  Search this
Trouncer, Cecil  Search this
Day Lewis, C. (Cecil) 1904-1972  Search this
Harris, Robert 1900-1995  Search this
Thomas, Dylan 1914-1953  Search this
Laurie, John 1897-1980  Search this
Letts, Pauline  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Musical sound recordings
Spoken word  Search this
Lyric poetry  Search this
Local number:
Britam 1001
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Listening only. No Duplication Allowed
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The year's at the spring; an anthology of recent poetry, compiled by L. D'O. Walters and illustrated by Harry Clarke, with an introduction by Harold Monro

Walters, L. D'O (Lettice D'Oyly) b. 1880  Search this
Clarke, Harry 1890-  Search this
Monro, Harold 1879-1932  Search this
Brooke, Rupert 1887-1915  Search this
Davies, W. H (William Henry) 1871-1940  Search this
De la Mare, Walter 1873-1956  Search this
Hardy, Thomas 1840-1928  Search this
Hodgson, Ralph 1871-1962  Search this
Masefield, John 1878-1967  Search this
Stephens, James 1882-1950  Search this
Yeats, W. B (William Butler) 1865-1939  Search this
Physical description:
127 p., [22] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
English poetry  Search this
Call number:
PR1224 .W23 1920
PR1224.W23 1920
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries

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