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List, Vera

Collection Creator:
Lisle, Laurie  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound cassette
Container:
Box 4, Item 6
Type:
Archival materials
Audio [31027000853933]
Sound cassettes
Date:
1987 January 15
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment, and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
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:
Laurie Lisle research material on Georgia O'Keeffe and Louise Nevelson, 1902-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Laurie Lisle research material on Georgia O'Keeffe and Louise Nevelson
Laurie Lisle research material on Georgia O'Keeffe and Louise Nevelson / Series 2: Interviews of and Related to Louise Nevelson
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b3dba5bc-7bd1-49c2-ab67-7ed0bcb07c1e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-lisllaur-ref77

List, Vera and Albert

Container:
Box 19 of 31
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Box 31 contains materials restricted indefinitely; see finding aid; Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7449, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Papers
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Joseph H. Hirshhorn Papers
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Papers / Series 5: SOCIAL CORRESPONDENCE. / Box 19
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7449-refidd1e7034

Oral history interview with Vera List

Interviewee:
List, Vera  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Names:
Jewish Museum (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts  Search this
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Whitney Museum of American Art  Search this
List, Albert A.  Search this
Segal, George, 1924-2000  Search this
Solomon, Alan R.  Search this
Extent:
35 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1973 Jan. 9
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Vera List conducted 1973 Jan. 9, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. List speaks of her early life and family; her family's interests in art; her marriage to Albert List; living in Cleveland, New York, and Connecticut; starting her collection of paintings and sculpture; her purchases of works by young artists; and the personal and emotional reasons for collecting. She discusses her affiliation with the Jewish Museum, Lincoln Center, the Museum of Modern Art, and the Whitney Museum, and she recalls Alan Solomon, George Segal, and Albert A. List.
Biographical / Historical:
Vera List Patron (1908-2002) was a collector from Byram, Conn.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hrs., 22 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 available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Art, American -- Collectors and collecting -- Interviews  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Interviews  Search this
Art patrons -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.list73
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9de1cad13-d23c-4e9a-a901-52d8ee5229d8
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-list73
Online Media:

List, Vera and Albert A.; NYC

Collection Creator:
Leo Castelli Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 14, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1965-1977
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment.
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:
Leo Castelli Gallery records, circa 1880-2000, bulk 1957-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Leo Castelli Gallery records
Leo Castelli Gallery records / Series 1: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94ee20d97-ffa2-44a4-a4f6-ba604d9235e5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-leocast-ref8775

List, Vera and Albert A. - List Art Posters Project (American Federation of Arts); NYC

Collection Creator:
Leo Castelli Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 14, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1964-1967
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment.
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:
Leo Castelli Gallery records, circa 1880-2000, bulk 1957-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Leo Castelli Gallery records
Leo Castelli Gallery records / Series 1: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ba4957bf-35e0-4bbd-b04f-8683dbe6281f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-leocast-ref8776

List, Vera G.; Little Gallery; Locke, C. J.

Collection Creator:
Fleischman, Lawrence A. (Lawrence Arthur), 1925-1997  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1962-1963
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.
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:
Lawrence and Barbara Fleischman Papers, 1837-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Lawrence and Barbara Fleischman papers
Lawrence and Barbara Fleischman papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw93af970d4-aa44-486e-9df5-7129d6059139
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-fleilawr-ref196

List, Vera G. (Mrs. Albert A.)

Collection Creator:
American Federation of Arts  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 43
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1959-1968
Collection Restrictions:
Use requires an appointment.
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:
American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993 (bulk 1909-1969). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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American Federation of Arts records
American Federation of Arts records / Series 2: Administrative Records / 2.1: Alphabetical Files / Trustees, Files on Individuals
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9762d3c14-8f16-4686-8ecd-2b2b33eee53e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-amerfeda-ref282

Vera List

Artist:
Jon R. Friedman, born 1947  Search this
Sitter:
Vera List, 1908 - 10 Oct 2002  Search this
Medium:
Oil on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 57.8 x 76.3cm (22 3/4 x 30 1/16")
Mat: 66 x 91.4cm (26 x 36")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2006
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Interior  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Couch  Search this
Equipment\Walking stick  Search this
Vera List: Female  Search this
Vera List: Visual Arts\Philanthropist  Search this
Vera List: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Vera List: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Vera List: Visual Arts\Administrator\Art Museum\Trustee  Search this
Vera List: Performing Arts\Philanthropist  Search this
Vera List: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist\Health & Medicine  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.2006.107
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Jon R. Friedman
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm490a64d46-d934-43f0-80a9-1e8cc86d0459
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.2006.107

Oral history interview with Leo Castelli

Interviewee:
Castelli, Leo  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Names:
Club (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Leo Castelli Gallery  Search this
Barr, Alfred H., Jr., 1902-1981  Search this
Bellamy, Richard  Search this
Callahan, Harry M.  Search this
Drouin, René  Search this
Flavin, Dan, 1933-  Search this
Johns, Jasper, 1930-  Search this
Johnson, Philip, 1906-2005  Search this
Karp, Ivan C., 1926-2012  Search this
Lichtenstein, Roy, 1923-1997  Search this
List, Vera  Search this
Ludwig, Peter, 1925-  Search this
Nauman, Bruce, 1941-  Search this
Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008  Search this
Scull, Robert C.  Search this
Serra, Richard, 1938-  Search this
Solomon, Alan R.  Search this
Sonnabend, Ileana  Search this
Tremaine, Burton  Search this
Extent:
194 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1969 May 14-1973 June 8
Scope and Contents:
Interview of Leo Castelli conducted 1969 May 14-1973 June 8, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Castelli speaks of his background; fleeing Europe, 1940-1941; his U.S. Army service; The Club; establishing his New York galleries; his first wife, Ileana Sonnabend, and her success as an art dealer; galleries in the 1940s and 1950s; his staff; prints; commissioned works; exhibitions and sales of works by Dan Flavin, Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein, Bruce Nauman, Robert Rauschenberg, Richard Serra, Frank Stella, and others; collectors including Philip Cortelyou Johnson, Vera G. List, Peter Ludwig, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Scull, and Mr. and Mrs. Burton Tremaine. Castelli recalls Alfred H. Barr, Richard Bellamy, John Cage, René Drouin, Ivan C. Karp, and Alan Robert Solomon.
Biographical / Historical:
Leo Castelli (1907-1999) was an art dealer from New York, New York.
General:
Originally recorded as 8 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 15 digital wav files. Duration is 14 hr., 12 min.
Provenance:
These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art 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.
Occupation:
Art dealers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.castel69may
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw991dbedb1-b314-4a60-b12e-b9a46ecce37c
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-castel69may
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Vera List, 1973 Jan. 9

Interviewee:
List, Vera G., 1908-2002  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
List, Albert A.  Search this
Segal, George  Search this
Solomon, Alan R.  Search this
Jewish Museum (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts  Search this
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Whitney Museum of American Art  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art, American -- Collectors and collecting -- Interviews  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Interviews  Search this
Art patrons -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13029
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212869
AAA_collcode_list73
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212869

Oral history interview with Leo Castelli, 1969 May 14-1973 June 8

Interviewee:
Castelli, Leo, 1907-1999  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Barr, Alfred H., Jr.  Search this
Bellamy, Richard  Search this
Callahan, Harry M.  Search this
Drouin, René  Search this
Flavin, Dan  Search this
Johns, Jasper  Search this
Johnson, Philip  Search this
Karp, Ivan C.  Search this
Lichtenstein, Roy  Search this
List, Vera  Search this
Ludwig, Peter  Search this
Nauman, Bruce  Search this
Rauschenberg, Robert  Search this
Scull, Robert C.  Search this
Serra, Richard  Search this
Solomon, Alan R.  Search this
Sonnabend, Ileana  Search this
Tremaine, Burton  Search this
Club (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Leo Castelli Gallery  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12370
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212111
AAA_collcode_castel69may
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212111
Online Media:

Vera List

Artist:
George Segal, 26 Nov 1924 - 9 Jun 2000  Search this
Sitter:
Vera List, 1908 - 10 Oct 2002  Search this
Medium:
Plaster and metal
Dimensions:
132.1 x 68.6 x 101.6cm (52 x 27 x 40")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1965
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Vera List: Female  Search this
Vera List: Visual Arts\Philanthropist  Search this
Vera List: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Vera List: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Vera List: Visual Arts\Administrator\Art Museum\Trustee  Search this
Vera List: Performing Arts\Philanthropist  Search this
Vera List: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist\Health & Medicine  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Albert A. List Family
Object number:
NY990137
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49a25ef55-dd99-4f4a-80a9-b26706273407
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY990137

Vera List

Artist:
Larry Rivers, 17 Aug 1923 - 14 Aug 2002  Search this
Sitter:
Vera List, 1908 - 10 Oct 2002  Search this
Medium:
Paint, charcoal, wood, tape, Plexiglas, and aluminum window frame
Dimensions:
32 x 27 x 4 in. (81.3 x 68.6 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
Assemblage
Date:
c. 1965
Topic:
Vera List: Female  Search this
Vera List: Visual Arts\Philanthropist  Search this
Vera List: Visual Arts\Art Collector  Search this
Vera List: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Vera List: Visual Arts\Administrator\Art Museum\Trustee  Search this
Vera List: Performing Arts\Philanthropist  Search this
Vera List: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist\Health & Medicine  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Jewish Museum
Object number:
1984-21 JM
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4cd685d61-30cd-49e6-80ab-e6969a73bac0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1984-21_JM

List, Vera

Collection Creator::
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Container:
Box 31 of 35
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 469, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Department of Painting and Sculpture, Curatorial Records
See more items in:
Curatorial Records
Curatorial Records / Box 31
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0469-refidd1e17777

List, Vera, 1969, 1984-2000

Collection Creator::
Robbins, Warren M.  Search this
Container:
Box 13 of 87
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-001, Warren M. Robbins Papers
See more items in:
Warren M. Robbins Papers
Warren M. Robbins Papers / Series 3: Correspondence, 1951-2009 / Box 13
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa11-001-refidd1e6091

Reprise : the Vera G. List collection : a twentieth anniversary exhibition / by Diana L. Johnson with Gregory Wallace

Author:
Johnson, Diana L  Search this
Wallace, Gregory  Search this
David Winton Bell Gallery (Brown University)  Search this
Subject:
List, Vera G Art collections Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
64 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1991
C1991
20th century
Topic:
Art, Modern  Search this
Call number:
N5220.L57 J64 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_650248

Portrait of Vera List (1908-2002), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Rivers, Larry 1923-2002  Search this
Subject:
List, Vera  Search this
Medium:
Wood, Plexiglas, paint, charcoal, tape, and aluminum window frame
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Jewish Museum 1109 Fifth Avenue New York New York 10028 Accession Number: 1984-21
Date:
Ca. 1965
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Portrait female--Bust  Search this
Control number:
IAS 66190057
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_425224

Vera List, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Segal, George 1924-2000  Search this
Subject:
List, Vera  Search this
Medium:
Plaster and metal
Type:
Sculptures
Date:
1965
Topic:
Portrait female--Full length  Search this
Object--Furniture--Chair  Search this
Control number:
IAS 87770032
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_298506

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