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George Demont Otis papers, 1931-1974

Creator:
Otis, George Demont, 1879-1962  Search this
Subject:
Hartley, Grace  Search this
Nixon, Pat  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6980
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209109
AAA_collcode_otisgeor
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209109

C. B. Owen letters, 1880-1881

Creator:
Owen, C. B. (Clara Belle), 1854-1955  Search this
Place:
France -- description and travel
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching -- France -- Paris  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6188
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216428
AAA_collcode_owenc
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216428

Sam Hyde Harris papers, 1928-1980

Creator:
Harris, Sam Hyde, 1889-1977  Search this
Subject:
Bradbury, Bennett  Search this
Darcoin, Darwin  Search this
Evans, Naomi  Search this
Puthoff, Hanson  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9593
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211795
AAA_collcode_harrsam
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211795

Harold W. Grieve papers relating to Robert Strong Woodward

Creator:
Grieve, Harold W. (Harold Walter), 1901-  Search this
Names:
Woodward, Robert Strong, 1885-1957  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1934-1951
Scope and Contents:
23 letters received from Robert Strong Woodward, 1934-1951; two greeting cards; four exhibition notices; clippings; magazine articles; and three photographs of works of art.
Biographical / Historical:
Harold Walter Grieve was a well-known interior designer in Los Angeles, Calif., and a friend of Woodward's from childhood. Grieve used many of Woodward's paintings in the homes he designed, among them the homes of celebrities George Burns and Gracie Allen, and Jack Benny.
Provenance:
Donated 1973 by Harold W. Grieve.
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:
Landscape painters -- Massachusetts  Search this
Still-life painters -- Massachusetts  Search this
Interior decorators -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Topic:
Interior decoration  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.grieharo
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw906e73d71-4c54-43c1-9b57-a1781837ff91
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-grieharo

Sam Hyde Harris papers

Creator:
Harris, Sam Hyde, 1889-1977  Search this
Names:
Bradbury, Bennett  Search this
Darcoin, Darwin  Search this
Evans, Naomi  Search this
Puthoff, Hanson, 1875-1972  Search this
Extent:
1.1 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1928-1980
Scope and Contents:
Primarily printed material pertaining to the various California art organizations and clubs in which Harris was a member, 1923-1980, including exhibition announcements and catalogs, newsletters, bulletins, including a series of THE ART BEACON, 1948-1972; correspondence, 1928-1979; photographs of Harris and other artists, including Bennett Bradbury, Darwin Darcoin, Naomi Evans and Hanson Puthuff painting outdoors, several sets of photographs of Harris in the process of painting some of his major works, of art works, art club meetings, friends and family and various other unidentified people. Also included are 4 sketches by Harris.
Biographical / Historical:
Landscape painter; Los Angeles, California.
Provenance:
Donated 1985 by Marion Dodge Harris, Harris' widow.
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:
Landscape painters -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Painters -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Function:
Arts organizations -- California
Identifier:
AAA.harrsam
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw915397711-3721-48d4-a9a1-c54233de6048
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-harrsam

C. B. Owen letters

Creator:
Owen, C. B. (Clara Belle), 1854-1955  Search this
Extent:
1 Volume ((24 items))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Place:
France -- description and travel
Date:
1880-1881
Scope and Contents:
Contained in a journal are twenty-six letters written by Owen to her mother and sister, Grace during, a trip to London and Paris with her art teacher, Susan Healy St. John, her husband, and son James (the illustrator of Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan books). The letters detail her travels visiting and painting in Paris museums and the French countryside during 1880-1881.
Biographical / Historical:
Portrait and landscape painter; New York City, Los Angeles and Pasadena, Calif. Owen was born in McHenry, Ill.. Her works include portraits of Lillian Russell and Nevada Senator John Percival Jones. She painted landscapes of New England, Florida, Nevada, and California.
Provenance:
Donated 1998 by Maudelle Hoy Woodruff, Owen's niece-in-law. Additions are expected.
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 -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching -- France -- Paris  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.owenc
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99d12ab25-0843-4740-bc3c-d5e23c7f7e3e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-owenc

George Demont Otis papers

Creator:
Otis, George Demont, 1879-1962  Search this
Names:
Hartley, Grace, 1905-  Search this
Nixon, Pat, 1912-1993  Search this
Extent:
172 Items ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
1931-1974
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence; photographs; writings; printed material; miscellaneous papers regarding Otis and his work collected by his niece, Grace J. Hartley.
REEL 266: Correspondence, biographical material, poetry, notes on Southwest Indians, lists of paintings, photographs of Otis and his work, sketchbooks, clippings, catalogs, announcements, and miscellaneous papers.
REEL 2813: Seven photographs of Otis' works; clippings; a biographical sketch, 1948; letters, 1973-1974; and exhibition announcements, 1974.
UNMICROFILMED: Photocopies of letters, clippings, announcements, and resum├ęs. Included is a letter from Patricia Nixon to Hartley thanking her for a painting by Otis.
Biographical / Historical:
Landscape painter and teacher; San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles, California. Specialized in paintings of Indians.
Provenance:
Material on reel 266 lent for microfilming by Otis' neice Grace Hartley in 1971; she donated additonal material in 1974.
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
Art teachers -- California  Search this
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.otisgeor
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw931a13b04-5f46-40f0-a4d8-566b5ccc186e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-otisgeor

AfriCOBRA II

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1971-1989
Collection 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. Use of archival audiovisual recordings and born-digital records with no duplicate access copies requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Jeff Donaldson papers
Jeff Donaldson papers / Series 7: Professional Files / 7.1: AfriCOBRA
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9161e7f47-4570-40e5-9418-b2528ef22e0a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref211
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Anders Aldrin papers

Creator:
Aldrin, Anders Gustave, 1889-1970  Search this
Extent:
2 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
[ca. 1929-1980]
Scope and Contents:
Biographical material; correspondence, 1929-1969; diaries; travel journal; daily journals; photographs of Aldrin and his paintings; a list of prints by Aldrin; newspaper clippings; articles; and exhibition announcements and catalogs.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, printmaker; Los Angeles, Calif. Aldrin was born in Sternsfor, Varmland, Sweden. He immigrated to the United States in 1911, first to Chicago before settling in Minneapolis. After WWI, he moved to Prescott, Arizona and then in 1923 to Los Angeles where he stayed until his death in 1970. He attended Otis Art Institute from 1923-1927, Santa Barbara School of the Arts from 1927-1930, and six months at California School of Fine Arts in San Francisco in 1929.
Provenance:
Papers donated by Vincent Aldrin, Anders Aldrin's son, in 1994, who received portions from the Aldrin estate from Betty Bentley (his sister); Inez Kimble (his sister); and Margaret Cromer (collector and friend of Aldrin's), prior to the donation.
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 -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Printmakers -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Landscape painters -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Topic:
Swedish American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.aldrande
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw955f4422f-175f-45b2-984b-c7ca4354572b
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-aldrande

Barse Miller slides and printed material

Creator:
Miller, Barse, 1904-1973  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
[ca. 1930]-1977
Scope and Contents:
Biographical information; lists of art work and magazine clippings regarding Miller's service during WWII in a South Pacific Combat Artists Unit, 1942-1945; 39 slides of Miller's paintings, 1930-1973; and 11 exhibition catalogs and announcements, 1961-1977;.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, landscape painter and mural painter; Los Angeles, Calif. Born New York, N.Y. Studied at National Academy of Design and Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts where he won First and Second Cresson Travelling Scholarships.
Provenance:
Donated by Mrs. Barse Miller.
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:
Landscape painters -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Muralists -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Painters -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.millbars
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9e2e62003-3664-4a9d-a222-c2df499a9c97
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-millbars

A century of California landscapes / Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher Art Collection, Los Angeles

Author:
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher  Search this
Subject:
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
52 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
1983
19th century
20th century
Topic:
Landscape painting, American  Search this
Landscape painters  Search this
Call number:
ND1351.5 .G53 1983
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_746261

William Trost Richards at Lake Placid, 1904, (painting)

Painter:
Brewster, Anna Richards 1870-1952  Search this
Subject:
Richards, William Trost  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Sotheby Parke Bernet Los Angeles California
Date:
1904
Topic:
Occupation--Art--Painter  Search this
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Landscape--Lake--Lake Placid  Search this
Landscape--New York--Lake Placid  Search this
Control number:
IAP 61515682
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_97701

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