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Mandelman, Beatrice

Collection Creator:
Federal Art Project. Photographic Division  Search this
Container:
Box 15, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1939-1941
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:
Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection
Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection / Series 1: Artist Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c66f5523-3955-4c95-8d57-f9b8513be50d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-fedeartp14-ref771

Ropes and Chains

Artist:
Beatrice Mandelman, born Newark, NJ 1912-died Taos, New Mexico 1998  Search this
Medium:
lithograph
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 7/8 x 22 3/4 in. (40.3 x 57.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Waterscape\harbor  Search this
Architecture\other\boathouse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Audrey McMahon
Object number:
1968.98.51
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7601475c0-f058-4785-bc36-5a43134b0ddf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1968.98.51

Catskill Valley

Artist:
Beatrice Mandelman, born Newark, NJ 1912-died Taos, New Mexico 1998  Search this
Medium:
watercolor, opaque watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 3/8 x 22 1/2 in. (39.2 x 57.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1940
Topic:
Animal\cattle  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Landscape\New York\Catskill  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.273
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk773515b4a-2378-412c-8582-26150e4c62b0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.273

Fall

Artist:
Beatrice Mandelman, born Newark, NJ 1912-died Taos, New Mexico 1998  Search this
Medium:
lithograph on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
image: 9 x 13 5/8 in. (23.0 x 34.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1935-1941
Topic:
Landscape\tree  Search this
Landscape\road  Search this
Landscape\season\autumn  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1975.83.63
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71d5ca25e-9a26-4df9-ad16-3f3a714e45e5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.83.63

Oral history interview with Beatrice Mandelman, 1964 July 20

Interviewee:
Mandelman, Beatrice, 1912-1998  Search this
Mandelman, Beatrice, 1912-1998  Search this
Interviewer:
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden  Search this
Subject:
Federal Art Project (N.M.)  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Taos School of Art  Search this
Painters -- New Mexico -- Taos -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
New Deal  Search this
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12139
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213650
AAA_collcode_mandel64
Theme:
New Deal
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213650

Beatrice Mandelman, 1921-1998 [Folder]

Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_43163

The White Church

Artist:
Beatrice Mandelman, born Newark, NJ 1912-died Taos, New Mexico 1998  Search this
Medium:
color screenprint on paper
Dimensions:
overall: 11 7/8 × 17 7/8 in. (30.2 × 45.4 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca.1941
Topic:
Architecture Exterior\religious\church  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Michael J. Ettner
Object number:
2021.88.197
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75258cdc1-2ebc-4306-8634-d217c56a1f95
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2021.88.197

Oral history interview with Mary Fuller McChesney, 1994 Sept. 28

Interviewee:
McChesney, Mary Fuller, 1922-  Search this
McChesney, Mary Fuller, 1922-  Search this
Interviewer:
Landauer, Susan  Search this
Subject:
Corbett, Edward  Search this
De Kooning, Willem  Search this
Diebenkorn, Richard  Search this
Kees, Weldon  Search this
MacAgy, Douglas  Search this
Mandelman, Beatrice  Search this
Marca-Relli, Conrad  Search this
Martin, Agnes  Search this
McChesney, Robert  Search this
Park, David  Search this
Reinhardt, Ad  Search this
Ribak, Louis  Search this
Smith, Hassel  Search this
Spohn, Clay Edgar  Search this
Still, Clyfford  Search this
Vicente, Esteban  Search this
Women in the Arts in Southern California Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Women sculptors  Search this
Women art historians  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12498
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215789
AAA_collcode_mcches94
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_215789
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Chuzo Tamotzu, 1964 September 3

Interviewee:
Tamotsu, Chūzō, 1888-1975  Search this
Tamotsu, Chūzō, 1888-1975  Search this
Interviewer:
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden  Search this
Subject:
Eddy, Stuart  Search this
Force, Juliana  Search this
Knight, Frederic C.  Search this
Mandelman, Beatrice  Search this
Philipp, Robert  Search this
Ribak, Louis  Search this
Rush, Olive  Search this
An American Group (Organization)  Search this
Artists Equity Association  Search this
Federal Art Project  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Painting, Japanese  Search this
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Arts, Japanese -- Western influences  Search this
Painting, Asian  Search this
Japanese American art  Search this
Japanese American artists  Search this
Asian American painters  Search this
Theme:
Asian American  Search this
New Deal  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11756
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216578
AAA_collcode_tamots64
Theme:
Asian American
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_216578

Beatrice Mandelman papers, 1949-1984

Creator:
Mandelman, Beatrice, 1912-1998  Search this
Mandelman, Beatrice, 1912-1998  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American  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)10542
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214014
AAA_collcode_mandbeat
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214014

M-Mc

Collection Creator:
O'Connor, Francis V.  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 138
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1967
Scope and Contents:
Forms for the following artists: Mac Baisey, Lionel; Mack, Harry; Macraleigh, Conrad; Mahl, Clare; Malkin, May; Mandelman, Beatrice; Manfredi, Joseph; Mangor, Elizabeth; Maniaci, Nino; Manning, Virginia; Mantell, Ann; Maralian, Arsen; Marder, Ida; Margoles, Isidor; Margolies, Samuel; Markham, Kyra; Markow, Jack; Markowska, Jennie; Marsh, Gregory; Marsh, Reginald; Marshack, Daniel; Marshall, Frederick; Martin, Fletcher; Marvel, Josiah P.; Maslow, Bess; Mastrangelo, Charles E.; Matthews, Arthur; Mattox, Charles; Mattson, Charles A.; Mattson, Henry; Maxey, Stevens; May, Ada W.; Mayer, Bena Frank; Mayer, Herbert; Mayer, Julius; Mayer, Ralph; Mayne, Nicholas; Mazel, Fanny; Mazo, Dorothy; McAusland, Helen; McBride, Hubbell; McCausland, Elizabeth; McCliment, Susan; McCown (McGown), Eugene; McKearin, Helen A.; McMahon, Audrey; McManus, Mildred; McNulty, William J.
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.

Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings and born-digital records in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.

The Artists' Questionanaires require permission from each artist before publishing, quoting, or reproducing. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
Items created by Francis V. O'Connor: copyright held by Avis Berman. Artists' questionnaires: Authorization to publish, quote, or reproduce requires written permission from the individual artist. 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.
Collection Citation:
Francis V. O'Connor papers, 1920-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Francis V. O'Connor papers
Francis V. O'Connor papers / Series 1: NCFA Library / 1.3: GSA Artists' Employment History Records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9da0f6729-3a3d-49c0-b74f-031612607db7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-oconfran-ref41

Oral history interview with Mary Fuller McChesney

Interviewee:
McChesney, Mary Fuller  Search this
Interviewer:
Landauer, Susan  Search this
Creator:
Women in the Arts in Southern California Oral History Project  Search this
Names:
Women in the Arts in Southern California Oral History Project  Search this
Corbett, Edward, 1919-  Search this
De Kooning, Willem, 1904-1997  Search this
Diebenkorn, Richard, 1922-1993  Search this
Kees, Weldon, 1914-1955  Search this
MacAgy, Douglas, 1913-  Search this
Mandelman, Beatrice  Search this
Marca-Relli, Conrad, 1913-2000  Search this
Martin, Agnes, 1912-2004  Search this
McChesney, Robert, 1913-2008  Search this
Park, David, 1911-1960  Search this
Reinhardt, Ad, 1913-1967  Search this
Ribak, Louis, 1902-1979  Search this
Smith, Hassel, 1915-2007  Search this
Spohn, Clay Edgar, 1898-1977  Search this
Still, Clyfford, 1904-1980  Search this
Vicente, Esteban, 1903-2001  Search this
Extent:
145 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1994 Sept. 28
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Mary Fuller McChesney conducted 1994 Sept. 28, by Susan Landauer, for the Archives of American Art, Women in the Arts in Southern California Oral History Project, at the artist's home, on Sonoma Mountain, Calif.
Fuller McChesney discusses her childhood and growing up during the Depression; her student days at the University of California, Berkeley; the political response on the campus to WWII and the Japanese interment; her experience working as a welder in the shipyards which she considers her introduction to sculpture; her introduction to the art community in San Francisco through the cooperative Artists' Guild Gallery; her association with the Abstract Expressionists at the California School of Fine Arts in the 1940s; her foray into writing fiction and her success as a mystery writer; her work on the Archives of American Art's oral history project documenting the WPA art project in California; her first significant publication on the San Francisco School of Abstract Expressionism, Period of Exploration, and the interviews she conducted in the mid-late 1960s for the project.
She describes her attitudes and philosphies about art; living at Point Richmond with her husband Robert McChesney, Edward Corbett, Hassel Smith, and poet Weldon Kees during the late 1940s; her impressions of the Cedar Bar and New York artists during the mid-late 1960s; her own artistic evolution and career as a sculptor; the intellectual and artistic sources of her work; her subjects and techniques; her public commissions; her audience and market; and her experiences and perspectives as a woman artist and feminist. She recalls Edward Corbett, Willem De Kooning, Richard Diebenkorn, Weldon Kees, Douglas MacAgy, Bea Mandelman, Conrad Marca-Relli, Agnes Martin, Robert McChesney, David Park, Ad Reinhardt, Louis Ribak, Hassel Smith, Clay Spohn, Clyfford Still, and Esteban Vicente.
Biographical / Historical:
Mary Fuller McChesney (1922- ) is a sculptor and art historian of San Francisco and Petaluma, Calif.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hrs., 58 min.
Provenance:
This interview is 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 administrators. Funding for this interview was provided by the Margery and Harry Kahn Philanthropic Fund of the Jewish Communal Fund of New York.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Art historians -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Women sculptors  Search this
Women art historians  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.mcches94
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97e983a8f-dabb-47d0-b2b6-2af7d79164de
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-mcches94
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Chuzo Tamotzu

Interviewee:
Tamotsu, Chūzō, 1888-1975  Search this
Interviewer:
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden  Search this
Creator:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Names:
An American Group (Organization)  Search this
Artists Equity Association  Search this
Federal Art Project  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Eddy, Stuart  Search this
Force, Juliana, 1876-1948  Search this
Knight, Frederic C., 1898-1979  Search this
Mandelman, Beatrice  Search this
Philipp, Robert, 1895-1981  Search this
Ribak, Louis, 1902-1979  Search this
Rush, Olive, 1873-1966  Search this
Extent:
11 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1964 September 3
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Chuzo Tamotzu (Tamotsu) conducted 1964 September 3 by Sylvia Loomis for the Archives of American Art.
Tamotzu discusses studying Occidental, Oriental art in Japan; traveling to Korea, Manchuria and China, South Sea Islands, Singapore, then Europe for a year; coming to New York in 1920; his involvement with An American Group; Juliana Force recruiting him for the Federal Art Project; being on the Easel Project and also on the Graphic Art Project; the Works Projects Administration; given "pink-slip" on the Project since he was not a U.S. citizen; stint in the U.S. Army, Office of Strategic Service doing propaganda paintings for psychological war material for the Japanese Army and soldiers; settling in Santa Fe, N.M.; Oriental painting; and Artist Equity Association. Tamotzu mentions Beatrice Mandelman, Louis Ribak, Robert Philip, Stuart Eddy, Frederick Knight, and Olive Rush.
Biographical / Historical:
Chuzo Tamotzu (1888-1975) was a Japanese American painter based in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Tamotzu was born in Japan and came to the United States in 1920. He moved to Santa Fe in 1948.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav file. Duration is 40 min.
Provenance:
Conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.
Occupation:
Painters -- New Mexico -- Santa Fe  Search this
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Painting, Japanese  Search this
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Arts, Japanese -- Western influences  Search this
Painting, Asian  Search this
Japanese American art  Search this
Japanese American artists  Search this
Asian American painters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.tamots64
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9606ba830-2b86-4e11-b2ed-09c487270421
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-tamots64
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Beatrice Mandelman

Interviewee:
Mandelman, Beatrice  Search this
Interviewer:
Loomis, Sylvia Glidden  Search this
Creator:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Names:
Federal Art Project (N.M.)  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Extent:
16 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1964 July 20
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Beatrice Mandelman conducted by Sylvia Loomis on 1964 July 20, for the Archives of American Art.
Mandelman speaks of her background and education; getting started on the Federal Art Project mural project; later going on the graphic arts project; how the project worked; the effect of the project on the artists; her post-Federal Art Project career; government support for the arts; the current art scene; and Taos as an art center.
Biographical / Historical:
Beatrice Mandelman (1912-1998) was a painter in Taos, N.M.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 1 digital wav files. Duration is 51 min.
Provenance:
Conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.
Restrictions:
Transcript: Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Taos School of Art  Search this
Painters -- New Mexico -- Taos -- Interviews  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.mandel64
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw963c3e819-552b-4d76-b912-cbb18806270e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-mandel64
Online Media:

Beatrice Mandelman papers

Creator:
Mandelman, Beatrice  Search this
Extent:
1 Microfilm reel
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
1949-1984
Scope and Contents:
Exhibition announcements and catalogs, clippings, magazine articles; and photographs of Mandelman and her work.
Biographical / Historical:
Beatrice Mandelma (1912-1998) was a painter in Taos, N.M.
Provenance:
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.
Lent for microfilming 1984 by Beatrice Mandelman.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters -- New Mexico -- Taos  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.mandbeat
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b1bbeff0-59d3-4751-adda-3402e5eaaf60
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-mandbeat

Beatrice Mandelman : Beatrice Mandelman and the Sixties

Title:
Beatrice Mandelman and the Sixties
Author:
Mandelman, Beatrice  Search this
Host institution:
Paul Rosenberg & Co.  Search this
Subject:
Mandelman, Beatrice  Search this
Physical description:
52 pages : chiefly illustrations (chiefly color ) ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
2016
Call number:
ND237.M2335 A4 2017
N40.1.M2642 R72 2017
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1096073

Beatrice Mandelman, Taos modernist / Robert Hobbs

Author:
Hobbs, Robert Carleton 1946-  Search this
Subject:
Mandelman, Beatrice  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 191 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 x 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
New Mexico
Taos
Date:
1995
C1995
Topic:
Painters  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.M2642 H6 1995
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_492147

Mandelman & Ribak in Taos

Title:
Mandelman and Ribak in Taos
Author:
Mandelman, Beatrice  Search this
Ribak, Louis 1902-1979  Search this
Harwood Museum  Search this
Subject:
Mandelman, Beatrice  Search this
Ribak, Louis 1902-1979  Search this
Physical description:
64 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
2010
[2010]
20th century
Topic:
Art, Modern  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1048246

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