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Handzeichnungen alter Meister aus der Albertina und aus Privatbesitz. neue Folge; hrsg. von Joseph Meder

Author:
Meder, Joseph 1857-1934  Search this
Graphische Sammlung Albertina  Search this
Physical description:
15 p., 70 mounted pl. (part col.), 40 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1922
Topic:
Drawing--Private collections  Search this
Call number:
NC27.A9 V54 1922Z
NC27.A9V54 1922Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_391189

Winslow Ames papers

Creator:
Ames, Winslow  Search this
Names:
Lyman Allyn Museum (New London, Conn.)  Search this
Lachaise, Gaston, 1882-1935  Search this
Meder, Joseph, 1857-1934  Search this
Stone, Arthur J., 1847-1938  Search this
Extent:
929 Items ((on 5 microfilm reels))
11 Linear feet (Unmicrofilmed)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Drawings
Date:
1787-1989
bulk 1960-1979
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence; research material; writings; diaries; family papers; and printed material.
REEL NAM: The Mastery of Drawing, an English translation revised and brought up to date by Winslow Ames, of Joseph Meder's Die Handzeichnung; ihre Technik und Entwicklung, 1923.
REELS 1428-1429: Three diaries, 1940-1942; correspondence, 1931-1978; writings; and printed material. Among the correspondents are Leonard Baskin, Kenneth Clark, Krick Hawkins, Hans Huth, William Ivins, Jr., Walt Killam, Lincoln Kirstein, Gaston Lachaise, Agnes Mongan, Nelson Rockefeller, Michael E. Sadler, Meyer Schapiro, Wolfgang Stechow, Francis Henry Taylor and William Zorach.
REEL 3134: Correspondence, 1934-1959, (16 items) regarding Gaston Lachaise's "Standing Woman" and its purchase by the Museum of Modern Art, N.Y.C. Included are 3 letters from Lachaise to Ames, 1934, one containing a sketch and description of the statue.
REEL 3768: Annotated photographs of a silver sugar basket designed by Arthur J. Stone. The basket was a wedding gift to Ames' grandparents, Katharine Milicent Ames and Edward Winslow Ames in 1905. The photographs were taken by Todd Studios of St. Louis, Mo., 1983-1984.
UNMICROFILMED: Papers, 1787-1989, mainly documenting Ames' writing and research projects, as well as family papers and professional correspondence, and Ames' personal library. Correspondence relates to his work as an appraiser, his activities in the Drawing Society and the Victorian Society, and general professional activites. Among the correspondents are Lincoln Kirstein, Michael E.Sadler, Agnes Mongan, Hubert Humphrey, and Senator Claiborne Pell. Research material consists primarily of photographs of art work and decorative art and some printed material. Writings (5 ft.) consist of Ames' addresses and lectures, articles, reviews, books, his autobiography (unpublished), and fiction; 2 ft. relates to his never published book, American Taste. Included also are material relating to his books The Mastery of Drawing (1978) and Prince Albert and Victorian Taste (1968). Family papers consists mainly of correspondence, among which is a 1787 letter from a distant relative and journals, 1869-1906, kept by Elizabeth Winthrop Ames during her travels throughout the western U.S.; also found are biographical materials and papers relating to Ames' volunteer work during 1945-56 for the Quaker Transport.
Biographical / Historical:
Museum director, art and architecture historian, collector, connoisseur of drawings; b. 1907; d. 1990.
Provenance:
Material on reels NAM and 1428-1429 lent for microfilming 1978 by Winslow Ames; he donated the remaining microfilmed material 1977-1984. The unfilmed papers were donated in 1996 by Ames' daughter, Alison Ames.
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:
Art historians  Search this
Topic:
Historic preservation -- United States  Search this
Function:
Art museums -- New York (State)
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Identifier:
AAA.ameswins
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c40d3652-9f63-445e-86e1-0a8323fcbf3a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-ameswins

Dürer-Katalog; ein Handbuch über Albrecht Dürers Stiche, Radierungen, Holzschnitte, deren Zustände, Ausgaben und Wasserzeichen

Author:
Meder, Joseph 1857-1934  Search this
Subject:
Dürer, Albrecht 1471-1528  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, 357 p. illus. 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1971
1932
Call number:
NE654.D9M4 1971X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_347778

Handzeichnungen deutscher Meister des XV. und XVI. Jahrhunderts, hrsg. von Joseph Meder

Author:
Meder, Joseph 1857-1934  Search this
Graphische Sammlung Albertina  Search this
Physical description:
18 p., 1 l., 40 mounted pl. (part col.) 61 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1922
Topic:
Drawing, German  Search this
Call number:
NC1020.A6D4x
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_186254

Dürer-Katalog, ein handbuch über Albrecht Dürers stiche, radierungen, Holzschnitte, deren zustände, ausgaben und wasserzeichen; mit 190 abbildungen und 52 tafeln

Author:
Meder, Joseph 1857-1934  Search this
Subject:
Dürer, Albrecht 1471-1528  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, [1], 357 p. illus. (incl. coats of arms) LII pl. 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1932
Call number:
NE654.D85 M4
NE654.D85M4
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_9271

The mastery of drawing / Joseph Meder ; translated and rev. by Winslow Ames

Author:
Meder, Joseph 1857-1934  Search this
Ames, Winslow  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. : ill. ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1978
Topic:
Drawing  Search this
Call number:
NC710 .M48 E1978
NC710.M48 E1978
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_114538

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