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Aline Meyer Liebman papers

Creator:
Liebman, Aline Meyer, 1879-1966  Search this
Names:
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Adams, Ansel, 1902-1984  Search this
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975  Search this
Bluemner, Oscar, 1867-1938  Search this
Borglum, Gutzon, 1867-1941  Search this
Lachaise, Gaston, 1882-1935  Search this
Macdonald-Wright, Stanton, 1890-1973  Search this
Marin, John, 1870-1953  Search this
O'Keeffe, Georgia , 1887-1986  Search this
Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946  Search this
Strand, Paul, 1890-1976  Search this
Weston, Edward, 1886-1958  Search this
Extent:
1.3 Linear feet
0.4 Linear feet (Addition)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
1906-1978
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, photographs, business and financial records, printed matter, scrapbooks, and exhibition catalogs document Mrs. Liebman's acquisition of modern American art, European painting and decorative arts, her interest in and support of photography, her encouragement of individual artists, the inception and early history of the Museum of Modern Art, and her own painting career.
REEL 4203: Correspondence with Ansel Adams, Oscar Bluemner, Gutson Borglum, Gaston Lachaise, Stanton Macdonald-Wright, John Marin, the Museum of Modern Art, Alfred Stieglitz and An American Place, Paul Strand and Edward Weston, among many others. Among the business records are receipts for works of art purchased by Mrs. Liebman. Photographs show a photography exhibition opening (1935). Printed matter, mainly newspaper clippings and gallery announcements, relates to artists represented in the Liebman Collection, exhibitions which included loans from the Liebman Collection, and events in which Aline Meyer Liebman participated. Four scrapbooks (1936-1947), comprised of printed matter, correspondence, and photographs, relate to Aline Meyer Liebman's career as a painter. Six exhibition catalogs date from 1921 to 1935. Other material concerns Edgar Degas, Artistide Maillol, Pablo Picasso, Diego Rivera, and Gino Severini.
ADDITION (NOT MICROFILMED): Letters, 1906-1978; invoices for paintings purchased, 1929-1931; financial statements; photographs of Liebman's apartment, works in the Liebman Collection, paintings by Aline Meyer Liebman, and exhibition installations; and a catalog of Parke-Bernet's 1955 Liebman sale.
Biographical / Historical:
Aline Meyer Liebman (1879-1966) was a painter, art patron, and collector of modern art from New York, N.Y. Born in Los Angeles, Calif., Aline Meyer Liebman studied at Barnard College, and with Stefan Hirsch and Henry Mosler. She exhibited at Walker Galleries (1936), San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (1937), Bennington College (1937), Portland Museum (1939), and Weyhe Gallery (1943), among others.
Provenance:
Donated 1986 and 1989 by Margaret Liebman Berger, Aline Meyer Liebman's daughter.
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 patrons -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- United States  Search this
Photographers -- United States  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- United States -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art patronage -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Modernism (Art) -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Photography, Artistic -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.liebalin
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-liebalin

Aline Meyer Liebman papers, 1906-1978

Creator:
Liebman, Aline Meyer, 1879-1966  Search this
Subject:
O'Keeffe, Georgia  Search this
Stieglitz, Alfred  Search this
Strand, Paul  Search this
Weston, Edward  Search this
Adams, Ansel  Search this
Benton, Thomas Hart  Search this
Bluemner, Oscar  Search this
Borglum, Gutzon  Search this
Lachaise, Gaston  Search this
Marin, John  Search this
Macdonald-Wright, Stanton  Search this
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- United States -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art patronage -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Modernism (Art) -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Photography, Artistic -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9850
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212345
AAA_collcode_liebalin
Theme:
Women
The Art Market
Photography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212345

Collected / editor, Ry Allred

Editor:
Allred, Ry  Search this
Host institution:
Pier 24 Photography  Search this
Physical description:
127 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color), plan ; 29 cm + 1 supplement (23 pages ; 26 cm)
Type:
Exhibitions
Interviews
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
California
San Francisco Bay Area
Date:
2016
Topic:
Photograph collections  Search this
Photographs--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Call number:
TR646.U62 S247 2016
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1086169

An American gallery : Howard Greenberg : twenty five years of photography / chronicled in a biographical essay by Lyle Rexer ; with a portfolio of photographs selected and annotatted by Howard Greenberg ; edited with an introduction by Michael Torosian

Title:
Greenberg 25
Author:
Greenberg, Howard 1948-  Search this
Rexer, Lyle  Search this
Torosian, Michael 1952-  Search this
Howard Greenberg Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Subject:
Greenberg, Howard Photograph collections  Search this
Howard Greenberg Gallery (New York, N.Y.) History  Search this
Physical description:
93 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
2007
©2007
Topic:
Photography--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Photograph collections  Search this
Photography, Artistic--Private collections  Search this
Call number:
TR645.N72 H69 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_839621

Caro Niederer / [Caro Niederer ; text by John Hutchinson, Michelle Nicol]

Author:
Niederer, Caro  Search this
Hutchinson, John 1950-  Search this
Nicol, Michelle  Search this
Douglas Hyde Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Niederer, Caro  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
2005
21st century
Topic:
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Art, Modern--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Call number:
TR647 .N553 2005
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_787274

The unseen eye : photographs from the unconscious / [collection of] W. M. Hunt ; with an introduction by William A. Ewing

Title:
Photographs from the unconscious
Author:
Ewing, William  Search this
Hunt, W. M (William M.)  Search this
Physical description:
319 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2011
C2011
Topic:
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Portrait photography  Search this
Photography--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Call number:
TR654 .U57 2011
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_972452

Ten : gifts of SBMA PhotoFutures

Title:
10 : gifts of SBMA PhotoFutures
Gifts of SBMA PhotoFutures
Author:
Santa Barbara Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Santa Barbara Museum of Art  Search this
Physical description:
[14] p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 22 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Interviews
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
California
Santa Barbara
Date:
2008
[2008]
Topic:
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Photographers  Search this
Collectors and collecting  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_990236

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