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Hostess

Artist:
Elie Nadelman, American, b. Warsaw, Poland, 1882–1946  Search this
Medium:
Cherry wood, gesso, paint, and graphite
Dimensions:
32 1/2 × 9 1/4 × 13 1/2 in. (82.6 × 23.5 × 34.3 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1918-1919, carved 1919-1923)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.3770
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py238657d95-a4b6-4d0b-a093-f03157b7917a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.3770

Sawin, Martica (1990)

Collection Creator::
Zilczer, Judith  Search this
Container:
Box 2 of 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 98-024, Judith K. Zilczer Papers
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Judith K. Zilczer Papers
Judith K. Zilczer Papers / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa98-024-refidd1e1497

Gerome Kamrowski papers

Creator:
Kamrowski, Gerome  Search this
Names:
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation  Search this
University of Michigan  Search this
Whitney Museum of American Art  Search this
Breton, André, 1896-1966  Search this
Lange, Monique  Search this
Matter, Mercedes  Search this
Rebay, Hilla, 1890-1967  Search this
Sandler, Irving, 1925-  Search this
Interviewer:
Sawin, Martica  Search this
Extent:
8.3 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1938-2004
Scope and Contents:
Biographical material, photographs, project files, subject files, correspondence, printed material and audio visual material concerning Gerome Kamrowski's career as a Surrealist painter.
Biographical material includes curriculum vitae and an interrview transcript with Kamrowski by Michael Sherker. Photographs, slides and negatives are of Kamrowski, his family, studio, artwork, exhibition installations and exhibitions. The bulk of the project files concern individual works of art and include correspondence, reviews, photographs and miscellany. Subject files pertain to the University of Michigan, exhibitions that involved Kamrowski, organizations and people who worked with Kamrowski, and include correspondence and printed material.
Correspondence includes letters from Andre Breton, Monique Lange, Hilla von Rebay, Mercedes Matter, Irving Sandler, and numerous dealers and institutions including the Guggenheim Foundation, The Whitney Museum of Art, the Andre Emmerich Gallery, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the Art Students League.
Audio visual material includes an interview on three cassettes of Kamrowski conducted by Martica Sawin, 1986, and three reels of motion picture film footage of sculptures, one labeled "Celestial Rhythms" and the others untitled, 1971. Printed material includes Kamrowski's portfolios, exhibition reviews, catalogs, and announcements, press releases, and newspaper clippings.
Biographical / Historical:
Gerome Kamrowski (1914-2003) was a Surrealist painter in New York, N.Y. and Ann Arbor, Mich.
Provenance:
Donated 2008 by Mary Jane Kamrowski, Kamrowski's widow.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Occupation:
Painters -- Michigan -- Ann Arbor  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Surrealism  Search this
Function:
Artists' studios
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.kamrgero
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-kamrgero

Oral history interview with Rudy Burckhardt

Interviewee:
Burckhardt, Rudy  Search this
Interviewer:
Sawin, Martica  Search this
Names:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
De Kooning, Willem, 1904-1997  Search this
Denby, Edwin Hooper, 1873-  Search this
Gorky, Arshile, 1904-1948  Search this
Grooms, Red  Search this
Kline, Franz, 1910-1962  Search this
Rivers, Larry, 1925-2002  Search this
Extent:
25 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1993 January 14
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Rudy Burckhardt conducted 1993 January 14, by Martica Sawin, for the Archives of American Art.
Burckhardt speaks about life in the New York art world of the 1930s and 1940s, especially of his friendship with Willem De Kooning and Edwin Denby. He talks briefly about his own films, including collaborations with Joseph Cornell and Red Grooms. He also remembers the artists Larry Rivers, Arshile Gorky, and Franz Kline.
Biographical / Historical:
Rudy Burckhardt (1914-1999) was a photographer and filmmaker from New York, New York.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound cassette. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 1 hr., 23 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators. Funding for this interview provided by John W. Payson.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Photographers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Filmmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.burckh93
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-burckh93

Oral history interview with Rudy Burckhardt, 1993 January 14

Interviewee:
Burckhardt, Rudy, 1914-1999  Search this
Interviewer:
Sawin, Martica  Search this
Subject:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
De Kooning, Willem  Search this
Denby, Edwin Hooper  Search this
Gorky, Arshile  Search this
Grooms, Red  Search this
Kline, Franz  Search this
Rivers, Larry  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Photographers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Filmmakers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12098
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215325
AAA_collcode_burckh93
Theme:
Photography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_215325
Online Media:

Gerome Kamrowski papers, 1938-2004

Creator:
Kamrowski, Gerome L., 1914-2004  Search this
Subject:
Matter, Mercedes  Search this
Breton, André  Search this
Lange, Monique  Search this
Rebay, Hilla  Search this
Sandler, Irving  Search this
Sawin, Martica  Search this
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation  Search this
University of Michigan  Search this
Whitney Museum of American Art  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Surrealism  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15756
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)287218
AAA_collcode_kamrgero
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_287218

Sea Form (Porthmeor)

Artist:
Barbara Hepworth, British, b. Wakefield, England, 1903–1975  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
30 1/2 x 44 1/8 x 12 3/4 in., 238 lb. (77.5 x 112.1 x 32.4 cm, 108 kg)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1958)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2445
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
British Modernist Sculpture
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2b8731901-ab91-4155-abba-8229fd802a7f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2445

Oceanic

Artist:
Hans Hofmann, American, b. Weissenburg, Germany, 1880–1966  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
60 1/4 x 48 in. (152.7 x 121.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1958
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1966
Accession Number:
66.2480
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
School:
Formalist Abstraction
On View:
Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden (Washington, DC), 2nd Floor
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2d7805e94-64c6-40b3-9a4a-a4da220caf0a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_66.2480

Study for Portrait of Philippe Soupault

Artist:
Robert Delaunay, French, b. Paris, 1885–1941  Search this
Medium:
Charcoal, watercolor, and chalk on paper mounted to canvas
Dimensions:
76 3/4 x 51 1/8 in. (194.9 x 129.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
(1922)
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972
Accession Number:
72.94
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2313d29f4-8d80-4aea-be06-b6611c38f4b2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_72.94

#52-10A

Artist:
Stephen Pace, American, b. Charleston, Missouri, 1918–2010  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
94 7/8 × 66 1/8 in. (240.8 × 168 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1952
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Sally Avery in honor of Milton Avery, 1991
Accession Number:
91.53
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py27a98f0e2-e192-4e57-a622-fe0ff36d1152
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_91.53

Stephen Pace / Martica Sawin

Author:
Sawin, Martica  Search this
Pace, Stephen 1918-2010  Search this
Subject:
Pace, Stephen 1918-2010  Search this
Physical description:
143 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2004
©2004
Topic:
Painters  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_740030

Self-Portrait [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Walkowitz, Abraham 1878-1965  Search this
Subject:
Walkowitz, Abraham  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1908
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Portrait male--Self Portrait  Search this
Portrait male--Occupation--Artist  Search this
Occupation--Art--Painter  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0010791
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_10791

Improvisation of New York [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Walkowitz, Abraham 1878-1965  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Ca. 1916
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Cityscape--New York--New York City  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0010795
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_10795

Temma Bell : ný málverk = new works / skrár: Martica Sawin, John Goodrich

Title:
Ný málverk
New works
Artist:
Bell, Temma  Search this
Writer of added commentary:
Sawin, Martica  Search this
Goodrich, John  Search this
Publisher:
Hafnarborg (Hafnarfjörður, Iceland)  Search this
Subject:
Bell, Temma  Search this
Physical description:
32 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
2007
21st century
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1028342

Louisa Matthíasdóttir & Leland Bell : sameiginlegt líf--uppstillingar = still lifes--from a shared life

Title:
Louisa Matthíasdóttir og Leland Bell
Louisa Matthíasdóttir and Leland Bell
Sameiginlegt líf--uppstillingar
Still lifes--from a shared life
Artist:
Louisa Matthíasdóttir 1917-2000  Search this
Bell, Leland 1922-1991  Search this
Writer of added commentary:
Jón Proppé 1962-  Search this
Sawin, Martica  Search this
Publisher:
Hafnarborg (Hafnarfjörður, Iceland)  Search this
Subject:
Louisa Matthíasdóttir 1917-2000  Search this
Bell, Leland 1922-1991  Search this
Physical description:
40 pages : color illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
2007
20th century
Topic:
Still-life painting  Search this
Artist couples  Search this
Call number:
ND753.M38 A4 2007
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1035947

Younghee Choi Martin : a hundred visions and revisions : works on paper / essay by Martica Sawin

Title:
Hundred visions and revisions
Author:
Martin, Younghee Choi 1954-  Search this
Sawin, Martica  Search this
Mesa Public Library  Search this
Wheeler Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Martin, Younghee Choi 1954-  Search this
Physical description:
[32] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1997
C1997
Call number:
NC139.M28 A4 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_868840

Kaldis rediscovered : paintings 1941-1977 / [texts by Martica Sawin and Lawrence Campbell]

Author:
Kaldis, Aristodimos 1899-1979  Search this
Sawin, Martica  Search this
Campbell, Lawrence, 1914-1998  Search this
Lori Bookstein Fine Art  Search this
Subject:
Kaldis, Aristodimos 1899-1979  Search this
Physical description:
[12] p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1999
C1999
Call number:
ND237.K1545 A4 1999
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_895803

Mary Frank : experiences / [foreword by Richard Waller ; essay by Martica Sawin]

Author:
Frank, Mary 1933-  Search this
Sawin, Martica  Search this
Waller, Richard  Search this
Marsh Art Gallery  Search this
Provincetown Art Association & Museum  Search this
D.C. Moore Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Frank, Mary 1933-  Search this
Physical description:
72 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
2002
C2002
20th century
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Call number:
N6537.F735 A4 2002
N40.1.F8273 M37 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_705680

The Hansa Gallery (1952-1959) revisited

Title:
Hansa Gallery revisited, 1952-1959
Published on the occasion of the exhibition The Hansa Gallery (1952-1959) revisited
Author:
Sawin, Martica  Search this
Hansa Gallery  Search this
Zabriskie Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Hansa Gallery  Search this
Physical description:
1 folded sheet ([12] p.) : col. ill., ports. ; 23 x 11 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
1997
[1997]
20th century
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Call number:
N620.H3 H36 1997
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_743757

Seymour Lipton : abstract expressionist sculptor

Author:
Lipton, Seymour 1903-1986  Search this
Rosenfeld, Michael  Search this
Sawin, Martica  Search this
Michael Rosenfeld Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Lipton, Seymour 1903-1986  Search this
Physical description:
62 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 20 x 30 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
2005
[2005]
Topic:
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Call number:
NB237.L55 A4 2005
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_767473

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