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Norman A. Geske correspondence with Easton Pribble

Creator:
Geske, Norman A.  Search this
Pribble, Easton, 1917-  Search this
Extent:
3 Items
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1955
Scope and Contents:
Pribble initially requests a recommendation from Geske for a Huntington Hartford Foundation fellowship, to which Geske responds favorably, though requiring additional information. In the final letter Pribble relates that he has rethought the entire matter because of the antipathy recently expressed by Huntington Hartford towards modern artists.
Biographical / Historical:
Norman Albert Geske (1915- ) was a museum director and educator. Easton Pribble is a painter, and art instructor.
Provenance:
Donated 1963 by Norman Albert Geske.
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 teachers  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Painters  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.gesknorm
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-gesknorm

Alan Gallery records

Creator:
Alan Gallery (Charles Alan)  Search this
Felix Landau Gallery  Search this
Names:
Downtown Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Landau-Alan Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Adkins, Paul, 1939-  Search this
Alan, Charles, 1908?-1975  Search this
Andrews, Oliver  Search this
Boyce, Richard, 1920-  Search this
Brice, William, 1921-2008  Search this
Burlin, Paul, 1886-1969  Search this
Cloar, Carroll  Search this
Cohen, George Michael, 1931-  Search this
Conner, Bruce, 1933-2008  Search this
Cremean, Robert, 1932-  Search this
D'Arista, Robert, 1929-  Search this
Fredenthal, David, 1914-1958  Search this
Guglielmi, Louis, 1906-1956  Search this
Hunt, Richard, 1935-  Search this
Katzman, Herbert, 1923-  Search this
King, William, 1925-2015  Search this
Kinigstein, Jonah, 1923-  Search this
Knipschild, Robert L. (Robert Leon), 1927-  Search this
Latham, John, 1921-2006  Search this
Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000  Search this
Lea, Wesley  Search this
Levi, Julian E. (Julian Edwin), 1900-1982  Search this
Levine, Jack, 1915-2010  Search this
Lewandowski, Edmund, 1914-  Search this
Malaval, Robert, 1937-1980  Search this
Marcus, Marcia, 1928-  Search this
Meigs, Walter, 1918-1988  Search this
Millman, Edward, 1907-1964  Search this
Morris, George L. K., 1905-1975  Search this
Morris, Robert C., 1933-  Search this
Moses, Ed, 1926-  Search this
Novelli, Gastone, 1925-1968  Search this
Ohashi, Yutaka, 1923-1989  Search this
Oliveira, Nathan, 1928-2010  Search this
Oscar, Charles, 1923-  Search this
Pendergast, Eileen, 1937-  Search this
Preusser, Robert O. (Robert Ormerod), 1919-1992  Search this
Pribble, Easton, 1917-  Search this
Siporin, Mitchell, 1910-1976  Search this
Squier, Jack, 1927-  Search this
Tam, Reuben  Search this
Thomas, John, 1927-  Search this
Titus, Robert S.  Search this
Wilson, Bryan, 1927-  Search this
Zerbe, Karl, 1903-1972  Search this
Extent:
15.1 Linear feet
1 Film reel (Motion picture film (400 ft.), sd., b&w, 16 mm.)
1 Videocassettes (VHS) (Reference copy (12 min.) , sd., b&w, 1/2 in.)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Videocassettes (vhs)
Scrapbooks
Date:
1953-1970
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence with artists; general business correspondence, 1953-1969; legal documents (some pertaining to owner Charles Alan's separation from the Downtown Gallery and establishment of the Alan Gallery); business records, including price lists, inventories, loan agreements, purchase and consignment records, receipts for purchases, and general ledgers; a card file of gallery stock; two card files recording purchases; two scrapbooks of printed materials on gallery exhibitions; paid bills, statements, tax and insurance records; and photographs (reel 1400) of Landau-Alan Gallery stock, and of Alan Gallery artists.
Correspondents include: Paul Adkins, Oliver Andrews, Richard Boyce, William Brice, Paul Burlin, Carroll Cloar, George M. Cohen, Bruce Conner, Robert Cremean, Robert D'Arista, David Fredenthal, Louis Guglielmi, Richard Hunt, Herbert Katzman, William King, Jonah Kinigstein, Robert Knipschild, John Latham, Jacob Lawrence, Wesley Lea, Julian Levi, Jack Levine, Edmund Lewandowski, Robert Malaval, Marcia Marcus, Walter Meigs, Edward Millman, George L.K. Morris, Robert C. Morris, Edward Moses, Gastone Novelli, Yutaka Ohashi, Nathan Oliveira, Charles Oscar, Eileen Pendergast, Robert Preusser, Easton Pribble, Mitchell Siporin, Jack Squier, Reuben Tam, John Thomas, Robert S. Titus, Bryan Wilson, and Karl Zerbe.
Included in the collection are photographs of the following artists/and or works of art: Paul Adkins, Aubrey Beardsley, Richard Boyce, Robert Cremean, William Dole, Edwin Hewitt Collection, John Denman Collection, Paul Klee, Gustave Klimt, Jack Levine, E. L. T. Mesens, Elie Nadelman, Charles Oscar, Arnaldo Pomodoro, Eileen Prendergast, Joseph Stella, and Clara McDonald Williamson.
A print of the Bruce Conner film "A Movie" (1958) also available on videocassette (VHS), is also found in the collection.
Arrangement:
Artist correspondence is arranged alphabetically; business correspondence is arranged chronologically.
The gallery stock card file is arranged alphabetically by artist; one of the two card files listing works purchased from the Alan Gallery is arranged alphabetically by artist; the other is arranged alphabetically by purchaser.
Biographical / Historical:
The Alan Gallery was established by Charles Alan in 1952. In 1966, Felix Landau purchased the gallery and renamed it the Landau-Alan Gallery. After Alan left in 1969, the name was changed to the Felix Landau Gallery.
Provenance:
Donated 1971 and in 1973 by Charles Alan the founder of the Alan Gallery.
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.
Photographic negatives, transparencies of works of art, paid bills, statements, and tax and insurance records are not microfilmed.
Function:
Art galleries, Commercial -- New York (State)
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.alangall
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-alangall

Norman A. Geske correspondence with Easton Pribble, 1955

Creator:
Geske, Norman A., 1915-  Search this
Pribble, Easton, 1917-  Search this
Geske, Norman A., 1915-  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5918
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208758
AAA_collcode_gesknorm
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208758

Easton Pribble to Gloria Finn

Creator:
Pribble, Easton, 1917-  Search this
Finn, Gloria  Search this
Pribble, Easton, 1917-  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1953 Apr. 12
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)1074
See more items in:
Gloria Dale papers, 1952-1970
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_1074

Easton Pribble: artist file, [photographs]

Artist:
Pribble, Easton 1917-2003  Search this
Physical description:
1 folder
Type:
Photograph
Artist files
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Image number:
VFM VF002372
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_141026

Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, School of Art, the first fifty years, 1941-1991 / [curator, Easton Pribble]

Title:
School of art : the first fifty years
First fifty years
First 50 years
Author:
Pribble, Easton 1917-  Search this
Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute  Search this
Subject:
Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute School of Art History  Search this
Physical description:
24 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New York (State)
Utica
Date:
1991
C1991
Topic:
Art--Study and teaching--History  Search this
Call number:
N330.U822 M86 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_815190

Easton Pribble : paintings and drawings : [exhibition] February 15 through March 28, 1976 / Museum of Art, Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, New York

Author:
Pribble, Easton 1917-  Search this
Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Pribble, Easton  Search this
Physical description:
[10] p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1976
Call number:
N6537.P75 A4 1976
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_676711

Edward Christiana, Easton Pribble : recent works : October 3 through October 31, 1982, Museum of Art, Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute ; [Foreword by Joseph S. Trovato]

Author:
Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Christiana, Edward 1912- Exhibitions  Search this
Pribble, Easton 1917- Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
16 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1982
[1982]
Call number:
N40.1.C5553 P9
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_186589

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