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The John Paul Remensnyder collection of American stoneware : [exhibit] National Museum of History and Technology, Nov. 1978--Nov. 1979

Author:
National Museum of History and Technology  Search this
Subject:
Remensnyder, John Paul Art collections Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
[13] p. : ill. ; 21 x 21 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Middle Atlantic States
New England
Date:
1978
[1978]
Topic:
Pottery, American--Exhibitions  Search this
Pottery, American  Search this
Call number:
NK4010.5 .N37 1978X
NK4010.5.N37 1978X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_116198

"A choice sortment" : ceramics from New England homes

Author:
Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities  Search this
Wm. Underwood Co. Gallery  Search this
Physical description:
32 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
New England
Date:
1981
1981]
Topic:
Pottery, American  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Call number:
NK4006 .C54 1981
NK4006.C54 1981
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_291025

Marlis Schratter papers, 1956-1983

Creator:
Schratter, Marlis, 1919-  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Topic:
Glazes -- Formulae  Search this
Kilns -- Massachusetts  Search this
Pottery -- 20th century -- New England  Search this
Pottery, American -- New England  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9105
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211299
AAA_collcode_schrmarl
Theme:
Women
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211299

Marlis Schratter papers

Creator:
Schratter, Marlis, 1919-  Search this
Extent:
1.6 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 3 reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
1956-1983
Scope and Contents:
Letters, technical notes, business records, scrapbook, printed material, photographs, a motion picture film, and fired clay samples document Schratter's ceramic techniques and her artistic and teaching activities.
REEL 970: Notes concern marketing and methods of attracting customers, record sales and customer reactions, and list supply purchases and prices for her work (1960-1975). The collection also contains 6 letters from Schratter's colleagues (1971-1973), a clipping, and a blueprint for a kiln.
REELS 982-983: Thirty-nine letters to Schratter from colleagues concern her exhibitions and her work (1957-1975). One notebook contains technical information concerning topics related to ceramics (1956- 1974). A second notebook concerning the construction of a gas kiln contains 16 letters, a receipt, and kiln log sheets. Seven letters and miscellaneous notebook pages concern glazes, slab construction, and related topics (1956- 1974). Eight pages from a kiln log contain notes and 5 firing charts recording the kiln's performance. A scrapbook contains clippings, exhibition announcements, and catalogs (1956-1975). Photographs show Schratter's work (1967-1974). The collection also contains 2 resumes and 2 artist's statements.
UNFILMED: Six letters to Schratter from colleagues concern her exhibitions and work (1974-1983). A card file contains glaze and slip recipes. Three notebooks contain technical notes on clay bodies, chemicals, recipes, glazes and teaching (1956-1975), and gas kilns (1965-1975). Nineteen course evaluation sheets are from Schratter's class at the DeCordova Museum (1974- 1975). Printed material consists of a clipping (1972) and an announcement and catalog for the exhibition "The Potter's Wheel" at the DeCordova Museum (1976). Photographs and slides show Schratter and her work. An 8mm motion picture "Pots" by Richard Morehouse shows Schratter teaching a class (1968). Thirty- two fired clay test samples are annotated with formulas.
Biographical / Historical:
Ceramist and art instructor; Massachusetts. Born in Germany, Marlis Schratter came to the United States in 1940. In 1954, she began her training as a ceramist at the Baltimore Museum of Art, continuing her studies at the Boston Museum School and the Haystack Mountain School of Crafts in Maine. In addition to participating in many exhibitions, Schratter has been on the art faculty of the DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts.
Provenance:
All unfilmed materials and the following microfilmed items are gifts: 9 letters (reel 982: frames 1042, 1046, 1053, 1058, 1062, 1065, 1066, 1067, and 1087), technical correspondence and notes (reel 982: frames 1092-1200), kiln log (reel 982: frames 1266-1278), and the majority of photographs of works (reel 983: frames 230-373). All other materials were loaned by Marlis Schratter.
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:
Ceramicists -- Massachusetts  Search this
Art teachers -- Massachusetts  Search this
Topic:
Glazes -- Formulae  Search this
Kilns -- Massachusetts  Search this
Pottery -- 20th century -- New England  Search this
Pottery, American -- New England  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.schrmarl
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-schrmarl

The arts & crafts of Newcomb Pottery / David Conradsen, Ellen Paul Denker, Martin Eidelberg, Sally Main, Adrienne Spinozzi, and Kevin W. Tucker

Title:
Arts and crafts of Newcomb Pottery
Newcomb Pottery
Author:
Conradsen, David H.  Search this
Denker, Ellen  Search this
Eidelberg, Martin P.  Search this
Main, Sally  Search this
Spinozzi, Adrienne  Search this
Tucker, Kevin W.  Search this
Publisher:
Newcomb Art Gallery  Search this
Host institution:
Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service  Search this
Physical description:
339 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
Louisiana
New Orleans
Date:
2013
Topic:
Newcomb pottery  Search this
Art pottery, American  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Women potters  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1022229

Creations in clay : contemporary New England ceramics : July 2-September 6, 2004

Title:
Contemporary New England ceramics
Author:
Strickler, Susan E  Search this
Nagler, Gillian  Search this
Williams, Gerald 1926-  Search this
Currier Museum of Art  Search this
Physical description:
40 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
New England
Date:
2004
C2004
21st century
Topic:
Pottery, American  Search this
Call number:
NK4010 .C74 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_747609

Fireworks : New England art pottery of the arts and crafts movement / Paul A. Royka

Title:
New England art pottery of the arts and crafts movement
Author:
Royka, Paul A  Search this
Physical description:
207, [1] p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New England
Date:
1997
C1997
19th century
20th century
Topic:
Art pottery, American  Search this
Art pottery  Search this
Arts and crafts movement  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_530280

Pudding pans and broilers, bread pans and pie : redware, consumption, and economy in eighteenth century New England / by Timothy James Scarlett

Author:
Scarlett, Timothy James  Search this
Physical description:
i, 252 leaves : ill., maps ; 28 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Place:
New England
Date:
1994
Topic:
Pottery, American--History  Search this
Potters--History  Search this
Redware--History  Search this
Call number:
NK4283 .S23 1994
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_551133

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