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B.R. Kornblatt Gallery records

Creator:
B. R. Kornblatt Gallery  Search this
Names:
Chicago International Art Exposition  Search this
Chin, Mel, 1951-  Search this
Clapsaddle, Jerry, 1941-  Search this
Davis, Gene, 1920-1985  Search this
De Looper, Willem  Search this
Ferguson, John, 1939-  Search this
Frankenthaler, Helen, 1928-2011  Search this
Kahn, Wolf, 1927-  Search this
Kornblatt, Barbara R. (Barbara Rodbell), 1931-  Search this
Landfield, Ronnie, 1947-  Search this
LeWitt, Sol, 1928-2007  Search this
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Neri, Manuel, 1930-  Search this
Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008  Search this
Rosenberg, Karl  Search this
Rothschild, Amalie, 1916-  Search this
Stella, Frank  Search this
Todd, Mike, 1935-  Search this
Van Alstine, John, 1952-  Search this
Extent:
4.1 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Gallery records
Photographs
Date:
1971-1992
Summary:
The records of the B. R. Kornblatt Gallery of Baltimore, Md. and Washington, D.C. measure 4.1 linear feet and date from 1971 to 1992. The collection consists primarily of artists' files along with a few exhibition files and sales records.
Scope and Contents:
The records of the B. R. Kornblatt Gallery of Baltimore, Md. and Washington, D.C. measure 4.1 linear feet and date from 1971 to 1992. The collection consists primarily of artists' files along with a few exhibition files and sales records.

Exhibition files are found for the Chicago International Art Exposition (1983-1988), the International Sculpture '90 (1990) exhibition, and exhibitions of African art. Artists' files contain correspondence, photographs and slides, resumes, and financial and printed material for numerous artists associated with the gallery or of interest to the gallery, including Mel Chin, Jerry Clapsaddle, Gene Davis, John Ferguson, Wolf Kahn, Willem de Looper, Helen Frankenthaler, Ronnie Landfield, Manuel Neri, Sol LeWitt, Robert Motherwell, Robert Rauschenberg, Karl Rosenberg, Amalie Rothschild, Frank Stella, Michael Todd, John Van Alstine, and others. The collection also contains sales records.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as 3 series.

Series 1: Exhibition Files, 1981-1990 (0.5 linear feet; Box 1)

Series 2: Artists' Files, 1971-1992 (3.0 linear feet; Box 1-4, OV 5)

Series 3: Sales Records, 1988-1992 (0.5 linear feet; Box 4)
Biographical / Historical:
Barbara R. Kornblatt established the B. R. Kornblatt Gallery in 1975 on 326 North Charles Street in Baltimore, Maryland. The gallery specialized in American painting, sculpture, and works on paper. In 1980, Kornblatt moved the gallery to 406 Seventh Street, N.W. in Washington, D. C. where it became the mainstay of downtown commercial art galleries. In the late 1980s and early 1990s, the gallery began feeling the effects of the economic recession, and then suffered a fire in the building. Kornblatt closed the gallery in 1991.
Provenance:
The B.R. Kornblatt Gallery records were donated by Barbara R. Kornblatt in 1992.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center.
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.
Topic:
Art, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Art, African -- 20th century -- Exhibitions  Search this
Function:
Art galleries, Commercial -- Washington (D.C.)
Art galleries, Commercial -- Maryland -- Baltimore
Genre/Form:
Gallery records
Photographs
Citation:
B. R. Kornblatt Gallery records, 1971-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.brkornbl
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-brkornbl

Black Beauty, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Rothschild, Amalie 1916-2000  Search this
Fabricator:
Gav-Ron Plastics  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: anodized aluminum; Base: Cor-Ten steel
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by Towson State University Towson State University Foundation Osler Drive Towson Maryland 21204
Located Towson State University Fine Arts Building, Osler & Cross Campus Drive Towson Maryland
Date:
1972
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Control number:
IAS MD000257
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_330687

Amalie Rothschild, retrospective 1933-1983

Author:
Rothschild, Amalie 1916-2000  Search this
Curators of Maryland Arts  Search this
Subject:
Rothschild, Amalie 1916-2000  Search this
Physical description:
54 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 23 x 24 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1983
C1983]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_800704

Drawings. Introd. by Lincoln F. Johnson, Jr

Author:
Rothschild, Amalie 1916-2000  Search this
Johnson, Lincoln F  Search this
Goucher College  Search this
Physical description:
77 p. illus. (part col.), port. 30 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1968
Call number:
N40.1.R848x J6
N40.1.R848xJ6
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_21940

Amalie Rothschild / edited by Amalie R. Rothschild, Angelo Pontecorboli

Author:
Rothschild, Amalie 1916-2000  Search this
Rothschild, Amalie R  Search this
Pontecorboli, Angelo  Search this
Subject:
Rothschild, Amalie 1916-2000  Search this
Physical description:
510 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 32 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2012
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1053578

Moses at the Burning Bush, (painting)

Painter:
Rothschild, Amalie 1916-2000  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Jewish Museum of Maryland 15 Lloyd Street Baltimore Maryland 21202 Accession Number: 2011.018.001
Date:
1951
Topic:
Religion--Old Testament--Moses  Search this
Control number:
IAP 68740114
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_458688

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