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Oral history interview with Edris Eckhardt, 1973 November 26-December 26

Interviewee:
Eckhardt, Edris, 1905-1998  Search this
Eckhardt, Edris, 1905-1998  Search this
Interviewer:
Barrie, Dennis, 1947-  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Sculpture, American  Search this
Sculptors -- Ohio -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11954
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212648
AAA_collcode_eckhar73
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212648

William and Leza McVey papers, 1932-1974

Creator:
McVey, William Mozart, 1905-1995  Search this
McVey, Leza S. (Leza Sullivan), 1907-1984  Search this
McVey, William Mozart, 1905-1995  Search this
Subject:
Gross, Chaim  Search this
Sepeshy, Zoltan  Search this
Gonzales, Boyer  Search this
West, Clifford B.  Search this
Canaday, John  Search this
Topic:
Sculpture, American  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7970
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210138
AAA_collcode_mcvewill
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210138

Miner Kilbourne Kellogg papers, 1842-1882

Creator:
Kellogg, Miner K. (Miner Kilbourne), 1814-1889  Search this
Kellogg, Miner K. (Miner Kilbourne), 1814-1889  Search this
Subject:
Benjamin, Park  Search this
Cesnola, Luigi Palma di  Search this
Clark, Lewis Gaylord  Search this
Curtis, George William  Search this
Custis, George Washington Parke  Search this
Everett, Edward  Search this
Gayarré, Charles  Search this
Gilpin, Henry D. (Henry Dilworth)  Search this
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot)  Search this
Johnson, Reverdy  Search this
Kearny, Philip  Search this
Kirkland, Caroline M. (Caroline Matilda)  Search this
Macready, William Charles  Search this
Marlay, Charles Brinsley  Search this
Marsh, George Perkins  Search this
Parsons, Theophilus  Search this
Poinsett, Joel Roberts  Search this
Powers, Hiram  Search this
Ream, Vinnie  Search this
Russell, Samuel H.  Search this
Scott, Winfield, Mrs  Search this
Sherman, Ellen Ewing  Search this
Slidell, John  Search this
Somers, Virginia, Lady  Search this
Stratford de Redcliffe, Stratford Canning, Viscount  Search this
Swedenborg, Emanuel  Search this
Taylor, Bayard  Search this
Tiffany, Osmond  Search this
Tuckerman, Henry T. (Henry Theodore)  Search this
Wall, W. I.  Search this
Whittlesey, Elisha  Search this
Wickliffe, R., Jr  Search this
Cleveland Academy of Art  Search this
Lenox Library  Search this
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
National Academy of Design (U.S.)  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Topic:
Portrait painting -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painting, American  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9133
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211327
AAA_collcode_kellmine
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211327

David E. Davis papers, 1946-1978

Creator:
Davis, David E., 1920-2002  Search this
Davis, David E., 1920-2002  Search this
Topic:
Sculpture, American -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7374
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209529
AAA_collcode_davidavi
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209529

William and Leza McVey papers

Creator:
McVey, William Mozart, 1905-1995  Search this
McVey, Leza  Search this
Names:
Canaday, John, 1907-1985  Search this
Gonzales, Boyer  Search this
Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991  Search this
Sepeshy, Zoltan, 1898-1974  Search this
West, Clifford B.  Search this
Extent:
22.8 Linear feet ((microfilmed on 22 reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1932-1974
Scope and Contents:
Papers regarding sculptor William McVey and to a lesser extent his wife, ceramist and weaver, Leza McVey.
REELS 869-870: Files on 26 commissions executed between 1938 and 1973; 2 scrapbooks; printed articles by McVey; sketches and drawings; clippings; and photographs. Correspondents include Chaim Gross, Zoltan Sepeshy, Boyer Gonzales, Clifford West, John Canaday, and others.
REELS 5439-5460: Correspondence, writings, art work by the McVey's and others, photographs, and printed material.
Biographical / Historical:
William McVey: Sculptor, educator; Cleveland, Ohio; Leza McVey: Ceramist, weaver, Cleveland, Ohio.
Provenance:
Material on reels 869-870 lent for microfilming by William McVey. He subsequently donated the originals to Rice University in Houston, Texas. Material on reels 5439-5460 was donated in 1998 by the McVey estate via executor Seth C. Taft.
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:
Sculptors  Search this
Ceramicists  Search this
Weavers  Search this
Topic:
Sculpture, American  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.mcvewill
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-mcvewill

Oral history interview with Edris Eckhardt

Interviewee:
Eckhardt, Edris, 1905-1998  Search this
Interviewer:
Barrie, Dennis  Search this
Extent:
71 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1973 November 26-December 26
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Edris Eckhardt conducted 1973 November 26-December 26, by Dennis Barrie, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Edris Eckhardt (1905-1998) was a sculptor and ceramist from Cleveland Heights, Ohio.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 3 digital wav file. Duration is 2 hr., 43 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives' 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 others.
Topic:
Sculpture, American  Search this
Sculptors -- Ohio -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.eckhar73
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-eckhar73

David E. Davis papers

Creator:
Davis, David E., 1920-2002  Search this
Extent:
28 Items ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1946-1978
Scope and Contents:
Sketchbooks; writings; speeches; a transcript; 2 letters; and exhibition catalogs.
REELS 1391-1392: 7 sketchbooks, 1946-1974; 134 pages of writings; several speeches given to the Contemporary Art Society of Cleveland; a transcript of a 1975 radio interview with Davis; two letters; exhibition catalogs; and other printed material.
UNMICROFILMED: Nine exhibition catalogs of one-man and group shows, 1972-1978.
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor; Cleveland, Ohio.
Provenance:
Material on reels 1391-1392 lent 1978 for microfilming by David E. Davis. Unmicrofilmed material donated 1978 by Davis.
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:
Sculptors -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Topic:
Sculpture, American -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.davidavi
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-davidavi

Miner Kilbourne Kellogg papers

Creator:
Kellogg, Miner K. (Miner Kilbourne), 1814-1889  Search this
Names:
Cleveland Academy of Art  Search this
Lenox Library  Search this
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
National Academy of Design (U.S.)  Search this
Benjamin, Park, 1809-1864  Search this
Cesnola, Luigi Palma di, 1832-1904  Search this
Clark, Lewis Gaylord, 1808-1873  Search this
Curtis, George William, 1824-1892  Search this
Custis, George Washington Parke, 1781-1857  Search this
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865  Search this
Gayarré, Charles, 1805-1895  Search this
Gilpin, Henry D. (Henry Dilworth), 1801-1860  Search this
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857  Search this
Johnson, Reverdy, 1796-1876  Search this
Kearny, Philip, 1815-1862  Search this
Kirkland, Caroline M. (Caroline Matilda), 1801-1864  Search this
Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873  Search this
Marlay, Charles Brinsley, 1831-1912  Search this
Marsh, George Perkins, 1801-1882  Search this
Parsons, Theophilus, 1750-1813  Search this
Poinsett, Joel Roberts, 1779-1851  Search this
Powers, Hiram, 1805-1873  Search this
Ream, Vinnie, 1847-1914  Search this
Russell, Samuel H.  Search this
Scott, Winfield, Mrs  Search this
Sherman, Ellen Ewing, 1824-1888  Search this
Slidell, John, 1793-1871  Search this
Somers, Virginia, Lady  Search this
Stratford de Redcliffe, Stratford Canning, Viscount, 1786-1880  Search this
Swedenborg, Emanuel, 1688-1772  Search this
Taylor, Bayard, 1825-1878  Search this
Tiffany, Osmond, b. 1823  Search this
Tuckerman, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1813-1871  Search this
Wall, W. I.  Search this
Whittlesey, Elisha, 1783-1863  Search this
Wickliffe, R., Jr  Search this
Extent:
0.6 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
1842-1882
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, photographs, writings, a scrapbook, and printed materials.
REELS D30 and D33: Correspondence, clippings, and photographs. Included are letters from George William Curtis to Kellogg, October 1846-January 1847, describing Rome (incorrectly attributed to George Washington Parke Custis on microfilm); a letter from Elisha Whittlesey to George Washington Parke Custis, October 23, 1844, commending Miner Kellogg to him; and correspondence dealing with Kellogg's activities as a promoter of Hiram Powers' statue "The Greek Slave" in the mid-nineteenth century.
Correspondents include: Park Benjamin, Sir Stratford Canning, Luigi P. Cesnola, Lewis G. Clark, Edward Everett, Charles E.A. Gayarré, Henry D. Gilpin, Rufus W. Griswold, Reverdy Johnson, Phillip Kearny, Caroline M. Kirkland, Lenox Library, William C. MacReady, Brinsley Marlay, George P. Marsh, National Academy of Design, Theophilus Parsons, Joel R. Poinsett, Vinnie Ream Hoxie, Samuel H. Russell, Mrs. Winfield Scott, Ellen E. Sherman, John Slidell, Lady Virginia Somers (godmother of Kellogg's daughter Virginia), Bayard Taylor, Osmond Tiffany, Henry T. Tuckerman, W. I. Wall, and R. Wickliffe, Jr.
REEL 986: Scrapbook of clippings, collected by Kellogg from New York, Washington, Baltimore and Ohio newspapers. Some clippings were written by Kellogg, including stories about his own paintings, advertisements for his patent canvas stretcher, reports by him on his travel in foreign countries, and article on Hiram Powers, the opening of the Metropolitan Museum of Art (1880), Jane Eyre, Emanuel Swedenborg, the Cleveland Academy of Art, art unions, and fireproof buildings. Also included is a copy of a paper, "Fine arts in the United States" given by Kellogg in 1869 to the American Union Academy, Washington, D.C., and a booklet, "Mr. Miner K. Kellogg to his friends," Paris, 1858, describing his relationship with Powers.
Biographical / Historical:
Portrait painter, miniature painter, and orientalist; New York, N.Y. and Cincinnati, Ohio.
Provenance:
Material on reels D30 and D33 purchased 1956 from an unknown source. Material on reel 986 transfered from Smithsonian Institution Archives, 1974.
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.
Occupation:
Miniature painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Portrait painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Portrait painting -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painting, American  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.kellmine
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-kellmine

On common ground / Ohio Arts Council

Author:
Ohio Arts Council  Search this
Physical description:
47 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Ohio
Cleveland
Date:
1987
C1987
20th century
Topic:
Community arts projects  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Public art  Search this
Call number:
N8845.C6 O52 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_609476

City Project 1977 : four urban environmental sculptures : Lloyd Hamrol, Patricia Johanson, Charles Simonds, Robert Stackhouse : a joint project of Cleveland State University Art Department and the New Gallery of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, Ohio / [organizers and co-directors, James L. Osher, Marjorie Talalay]

Author:
Osher, James L  Search this
Talalay, Marjorie  Search this
Sollins, Susan  Search this
Sundell, Nina 1936-  Search this
Cleveland State University Art Department  Search this
New Gallery of Contemporary Art  Search this
Physical description:
36 p. : ill. ; 28 x 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Ohio
Cleveland
Date:
1978
C1978
20th century
Topic:
Environment (Art)  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Group work in art  Search this
Call number:
NB235.C57 C57X 1978
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_518764

Five modern American metalsmiths : Phillip Baldwin, L. Brent Kington, Jan Brooks Loyd, Albert R. Paley, James Wallace : an exhibition / organized by the New Gallery of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, Ohio, October 14 to November 26, 1983 ; curator, L. Brent Kington ; introduction, Lloyd E. Herman

Author:
Kington, L. Brent (Louis Brent) 1934-  Search this
Herman, Lloyd E  Search this
New Gallery of Contemporary Art  Search this
Physical description:
32 p. : ill. ; 24 x 25 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1983
C1983
20th century
Topic:
Metal sculpture, American  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Call number:
NB1220 .F58 1983X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_534011

Sculpture outside in Cleveland : invited artists/jurors, Charles Ginnever, Winifred Lutz, Clement Meadmore : selected artists, Warren Hagel Crain...[et al.] / [Tom E. Hinson and Anne I. Lockhart ; project director, Kathleen H. Coakley]

Author:
Hinson, Tom E  Search this
Lockhart, Anne I  Search this
Edgewater Park  Search this
Physical description:
[34] p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Ohio
Cleveland
Date:
1981
[1981]
20th century
Topic:
Sculpture  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Environment (Art)  Search this
Call number:
NB235.C5 S47
NB235.C5S47
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_177359

Animal expressions : bronzes by Larry Isard, November 10, 2007 through March 23, 2008, the Cleveland Museum of Natural History

Author:
Isard, Larry 1932-2009  Search this
Cleveland Museum of Natural History  Search this
Subject:
Isard, Larry 1932-2009  Search this
Physical description:
63 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Ohio
Cleveland
Date:
2007
C2007
20th century
21st century
Topic:
Animal sculpture  Search this
Bronze sculpture, American  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_930213

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