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Saar, Betye

Collection Creator:
Woman's Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Container:
Box 18, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1979
Collection Citation:
Woman's Building records, 1970-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Woman's Building records
Woman's Building records / Series 3: Gallery Programs / 3.2: Exhibitions
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9bbed6612-3051-4c8b-8042-7b762add7af5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-womabuil-ref820

Black Artists, Saar, Betye

Collection Creator:
White, Charles, 1918-1979  Search this
Container:
Box 11, Folder 20
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1966-1980
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Charles W. White papers, 1933-1987. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles W. White papers
Charles W. White papers / Series 7: Printed Material / 7.3: Other Printed Material / 7.3.2: Artist Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9f747077a-d3bc-404f-9563-cbd4fc79df75
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-whitchar-ref574

Dark Erotic Dream

Artist:
Betye Saar, American, b. Los Angeles, California, 1926  Search this
Medium:
Metal, paint, ceramic, wood, and plastic sequins in wood box
Dimensions:
9 1/4 X 5 X 2 3/8 IN. (23.5 X 12.7 X 6.0 CM.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1976)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.4104
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
African-American Figuration
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2dceb8c0c-204f-4b68-8b4a-8214136b9d64
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.4104

It's Only A Matter Of Time

Artist:
Betye Saar, American, b. Los Angeles, California, 1926  Search this
Medium:
Plastic, paper, wood, tin buttons, lead, decal, photomechanical reproduction, watermelon seeds, and paint on plywood
Dimensions:
15 5/8 X 12 1/8 X 1 1/4 IN. (39.8 X 30.8 X 3.2 CM.)
Type:
Collage
Date:
1974
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.4105
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
African-American Figuration
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py27827e0c2-1656-44eb-a6c7-c5492931b3b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.4105

The Birds And The Beasts Were There

Artist:
Betye Saar, American, b. Los Angeles, California, 1926  Search this
Medium:
Coral, lacquered wood, metal, plastic, ceramic, leather, fabric, feather, silk, and cameo in wood box
Dimensions:
14 5/8 X 10 5/8 X 1 1/2 IN. (37.2 X 27.0 X 3.8 CM.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1976
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981
Accession Number:
86.4103
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
African-American Figuration
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2534cde8c-b644-4d8b-91ad-b70ca0cc2862
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_86.4103

Wishing for Winter

Artist:
Betye Saar, born Los Angeles, CA 1926  Search this
Medium:
mixed media: pine, glass, fabric, iron, chicken wire, staples, keys, belt buckle, hinge, window catch, pin, change purse, glove, book, wallpaper, vegetable fibers, feathers, and butterfly wing fragments, etc.
Dimensions:
40 3/4 x 19 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. (103.6 x 48.9 x 5.8 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1989
Topic:
State of being\mood\meditation  Search this
Architecture\detail\window  Search this
Dress\accessory\glove  Search this
Object\other\feather  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Copyright:
© 1989, Betye Saar
Object number:
1994.40
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78ef48359-aeba-4bc8-89c0-8692641ce5bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.40

Saar, Betye

Collection Creator:
Martin, Edith T.  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 38
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for unrestricted research. Use requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Edith T. Martin papers, 1961–2004 are the physical property of the Anacostia Community Museum. Literary and copyright belong to the author/creator or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with the Anacostia Community Museum. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archives.
Collection Citation:
Edith T. Martin papers, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Edith T. Martin.
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Edith T. Martin papers
Edith T. Martin papers / Series VI: Artist Files
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa775c5736c-716e-4a0b-903f-ed44b3dcf471
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-06-050-ref669

Saar, Betye

Collection Creator:
Henri Gallery (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Container:
Box 39, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1979
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Henri Gallery records, circa early 1900s, 1940-1996, bulk 1957-1995. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Henri Gallery records
Henri Gallery records / Series 2: Alphabetical Files / 2.1: Name Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9e6f466f5-c0ab-496a-8774-c4c997c972ee
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-henrgall-ref890

Saar, Betye

Collection Creator:
Selz, Peter Howard, 1919-2019  Search this
Container:
Box 22, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2002-2003
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Peter Howard Selz papers, 1929-2018, bulk 1950-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Peter Howard Selz papers
Peter Howard Selz papers / Series 6: Artists' Research Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw94824fa0e-314d-4044-aaf1-9822fa3620ac
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-selzpete-ref679

Saar, Betye

Collection Creator:
Danieli, Fidel  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound cassette
Container:
Box 6, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Sound cassettes
Date:
1974 September 11
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Fidel Danieli papers, 1962-1987. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Fidel Danieli papers
Fidel Danieli papers / Series 2: Los Angeles Artist Interviews and Performances
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99ab89cb5-0beb-4930-ac33-d8b5b8ed63d7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-danifide-ref160

Saar, Betye and Alison

Collection Creator:
Munro, Eleanor, 1928-  Search this
Container:
Box 32, Folder 21
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1970s-1981
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Eleanor Munro papers, circa 1880-2011, bulk 1950-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Eleanor Munro papers
Eleanor Munro papers / Series 5: Subject and Research Files / Women Artists
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw927828ca9-d29b-424e-96a6-db1ded39ec55
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-munrelea-ref917

Betye Saar's Market Street Program questionnaire

Creator:
Saar, Betye, 1926-  Search this
Saar, Betye, 1926-  Search this
Subject:
Market Street Program (Arts organization: Venice, Calif.)  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
not after 1971
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)17805
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Market Street Program records, 1970-1974
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_17805

Exhibition announcement for Sapphire, you've come a long way baby

Creator:
Gallery 32 (Los Angeles, Ca.)  Search this
Gallery 32 (Los Angeles, Ca.)  Search this
Subject:
Abdulrashid, Eileen  Search this
Bohanan, Gloria  Search this
Jackson, Suzanne  Search this
Meo, Yvonne Cole  Search this
Nengudi, Senga  Search this
Saar, Betye  Search this
Type:
Printed Materials
Place:
Los Angeles, Calif.
Date:
not after 1970 Jun. 26
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11488
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Ankrum Gallery records, circa 1900-circa 1990s, bulk 1960-1990
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_11488
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Robert Colescott, 1999 April 14

Interviewee:
Colescott, Robert, 1925-2009  Search this
Colescott, Robert, 1925-2009  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Subject:
Cézanne, Paul  Search this
Loran, Erle  Search this
Ryder, Worth  Search this
Saar, Betye  Search this
San Francisco State University  Search this
University of California, Berkeley  Search this
University of California, San Francisco. School of Fine Arts  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
African American military personnel  Search this
African American painters  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11502
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216607
AAA_collcode_colesc99
Theme:
African American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_216607
Online Media:

Fidel Danieli papers, 1962-1987

Creator:
Danieli, Fidel, 1938-1988  Search this
Danieli, Fidel, 1938-1988  Search this
Subject:
Saar, Betye  Search this
Rosenthal, Rachel  Search this
Smith, Alexis  Search this
Pettibone, Richard  Search this
McLaughlin, John  Search this
Plagens, Peter  Search this
Pettibone, Shirley  Search this
Krasnow, Peter  Search this
Almaraz, Carlos  Search this
Lloyd, Gary  Search this
Langsner, Jules  Search this
Bell, Larry  Search this
Antin, David  Search this
Antin, Eleanor  Search this
Feitelson, Lorser  Search this
Delano, Annita  Search this
Berman, Wallace  Search this
Brigante, Nicholas P.  Search this
Bettelheim, Judith  Search this
Kaprow, Allan  Search this
Graham, Robert  Search this
Flavin, Dan  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Photographs
Interviews
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10221
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213297
AAA_collcode_danifide
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213297
Online Media:

Black Girl's Window, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Saar, Betye 1926-  Search this
Medium:
Wooden window frame, glass, color etchings, ink on paper, daguerreotype, cloth, paint, and found objects
Type:
Sculptures
Date:
1969
Topic:
Architecture--Detail--Window  Search this
Control number:
IAS 8G220184
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_479353

Eldzier Cortor Papers, circa 1930s-2015, bulk 1972-2015

Creator:
Cortor, Eldzier, 1916-2015  Search this
Cortor, Eldzier, 1916-2015  Search this
Subject:
Taha, Halima  Search this
Harrigan, Violetta C.  Search this
Driskell, David C.  Search this
Lynch, Acklyn  Search this
Collier, Leontine L.  Search this
Anderson, Carol  Search this
Carracio, K.  Search this
Saar, Betye  Search this
Sylvan Cole Gallery  Search this
Kenkeleba House  Search this
Art Institute of Chicago  Search this
Anderson Gallery  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Sketches
Collages
Diaries
Watercolors
Place:
Haiti -- description and travel
Topic:
Art -- Economic aspects  Search this
Art -- Forgeries  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Cuba -- Description and Travel  Search this
African American artists  Search this
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
African American  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7524
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209683
AAA_collcode_corteldz
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
African American
Lives of American Artists
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209683
Online Media:

Evangeline J. Montgomery papers, 1928-2018

Creator:
Montgomery, Evangeline J.  Search this
Montgomery, Evangeline J.  Search this
Subject:
Andrews, Benny  Search this
Saar, Betye  Search this
Jones, Lois Mailou  Search this
Waddy, Ruth G. (Ruth Gilliam)  Search this
Type:
Drawings
Interviews
Scrapbooks
Sketchbooks
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
African American art museum curators  Search this
Black Arts movement  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women museum curators  Search this
Women printmakers  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)21682
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)398437
AAA_collcode_montevan
Theme:
African American
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_398437
Online Media:

Interview with Betye Saar

Creator:
Wilson, Judith, 1952-  Search this
Saar, Betye, 1926-  Search this
Wilson, Judith, 1952-  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1979
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)18515
See more items in:
Judith Wilson papers, 1966-2010
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_18515

Betye Irene Saar, 1926-- [Folder]

Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Place:
United States
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Art & Artist files at the Anacostia Community Museum
Art & Artist files at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_93810

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