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A. Alfred Taubman papers, 1964-1972

Creator:
Taubman, A. Alfred, 1924-2015  Search this
Subject:
Taubman Co.  Search this
Topic:
Corporations -- Art collections  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Michigan  Search this
Sculpture -- Michigan  Search this
Theme:
Art Market  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8575
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210754
AAA_collcode_tauba
Theme:
Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210754

James B. Smith papers, 1970-1976

Creator:
Smith, James B.  Search this
Subject:
Beasley, Bruce  Search this
Crutchfield, William  Search this
Filkowsky, Josefa  Search this
Lippold, Richard  Search this
Pallas, Jim  Search this
Schwartz, Buky  Search this
Trova, Ernest T.  Search this
Tsʻai, Wen-ying  Search this
Valentine, De Wain  Search this
Taubman Co.  Search this
Topic:
Corporations -- Art collections  Search this
Sculpture, Architectural  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8714
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210895
AAA_collcode_smitjame
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210895

James B. Smith papers

Creator:
Smith, James B.  Search this
Names:
Taubman Co. -- Art collections  Search this
Beasley, Bruce, 1939-  Search this
Crutchfield, William, 1932-  Search this
Filkowsky, Josefa, 1933-  Search this
Lippold, Richard, 1915-2002  Search this
Pallas, Jim  Search this
Schwartz, Buky, 1932-  Search this
Trova, Ernest T., 1927-  Search this
Tsʻai, Wen-ying, 1928-  Search this
Valentine, De Wain, 1936-2022  Search this
Extent:
56 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1970-1976
Scope and Contents:
Files kept by Smith on sculptors whom he contacted to do sculptures for his employer, the Taubman Company, Southfield, Mich. Files contain photographs, correspondence, some exhibition catalogs, and a few chronologies. Sculptors represented include Bruce Beasley, William Crutchfield, Josefa Filkosky, Richard Lippold, Jim Pallas, Buky Schwartz, Ernest Trova, Wen-Ying Tsai, and DeWain Valentine.
Biographical / Historical:
Architect; Southfield, Mich.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1976 by James B. Smith.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Sculptors  Search this
Topic:
Corporations -- Art collections  Search this
Sculpture, Architectural  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.smitjame
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw975d877a2-215e-4cab-87fa-0b97bf27b8d0
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-smitjame

A. Alfred Taubman papers

Creator:
Taubman, A. Alfred  Search this
Names:
Taubman Co. -- Art collections  Search this
Extent:
41 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1964-1972
Scope and Contents:
Subject files on ten sculptors from whom Taubman purchased sculpture for his company the Taubman Co. Files contain photographs of the artists' works; letters; a sketch; and four exhibition catalogs. Artists include Michelangelo Buonarrotti, Robert Cook, Aaronel de Roy Gruber, David Hayes, Milton Hebald, Wolf Kahn, Joseph Anthony McDonnell, M. Antoine Poncet, Paul von Ringelheim, and Francois Stahly.
Biographical / Historical:
Art collector; Southfield, Mich. Founder of Taubman Co. Began collecting sculpture for his company.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1976 by A. Alfred Taubman.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Sculptors  Search this
Topic:
Corporations -- Art collections  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Michigan  Search this
Sculpture -- Michigan  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.tauba
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw947a8e443-67f7-468e-be58-f5891d06c6e7
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-tauba

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