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Yasuo Kuniyoshi

Artist:
Alfredo Valente, 1899 - 27 Jun 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Yasuo Kuniyoshi, 01 Sep 1889 - 14 May 1953  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 16.5 × 12 cm (6 1/2 × 4 3/4")
Mount: 35.6 × 27.8 cm (14 × 10 15/16")
Mat: 56.2 × 40.9 cm (22 1/8 × 16 1/8")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1945
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Printed Material\Newspaper  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Scarf  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Yasuo Kuniyoshi: Male  Search this
Yasuo Kuniyoshi: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.90.128
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Valente Collection
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm404a309db-bd8c-4b5f-a07f-dbcc3bbe15ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.90.128
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Yasuo Kuniyoshi

Artist:
Alfredo Valente, 1899 - 27 Jun 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Yasuo Kuniyoshi, 01 Sep 1889 - 14 May 1953  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 15.7 × 11.3 cm (6 3/16 × 4 7/16")
Mount: 35.6 × 27.8 cm (14 × 10 15/16")
Mat: 56.2 × 40.9 cm (22 1/8 × 16 1/8")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1945
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Yasuo Kuniyoshi: Male  Search this
Yasuo Kuniyoshi: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.90.129
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Valente Collection
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm497a62a60-1cc8-42f7-a52d-28bf1fa36ac4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.90.129

Yasuo Kuniyoshi

Artist:
Alfredo Valente, 1899 - 27 Jun 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Yasuo Kuniyoshi, 01 Sep 1889 - 14 May 1953  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 16 × 11.7 cm (6 5/16 × 4 5/8")
Mount: 35.6 × 27.8 cm (14 × 10 15/16")
Mat: 55.9 × 40.6 cm (22 × 16")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
c. 1945
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Scarf  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Yasuo Kuniyoshi: Male  Search this
Yasuo Kuniyoshi: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.90.131
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Valente Collection
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b8430f40-ff2e-46e6-9fd9-4b5fd7f4fccd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.90.131

Paul Howard Manship

Artist:
Alfredo Valente, 1899 - 27 Jun 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Paul Howard Manship, 24 Dec 1885 - 31 Jan 1966  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 16.7 × 11.8 cm (6 9/16 × 4 5/8")
Mount: 35.2 × 27.6 cm (13 7/8 × 10 7/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1933
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Artist's Effects  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Interior\Studio\Art  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Statue  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Cat\Lion  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Tool\Caliper  Search this
Artist's Effects\Sculpting tool  Search this
Paul Howard Manship: Male  Search this
Paul Howard Manship: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
Paul Howard Manship: Arts Award\Rome Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.90.132
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Valente Collection
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4283ef6b3-c4a6-4566-80ad-0cc9420e5228
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.90.132

Paul Howard Manship

Artist:
Alfredo Valente, 1899 - 27 Jun 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Paul Howard Manship, 24 Dec 1885 - 31 Jan 1966  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 16.3 × 12 cm (6 7/16 × 4 3/4")
Image/Mount: 35.2 × 27.6 cm (13 7/8 × 10 7/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1933
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Artist's Effects  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Interior\Studio\Art  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Stool  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Statue  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Architecture\Stairs  Search this
Paul Howard Manship: Male  Search this
Paul Howard Manship: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
Paul Howard Manship: Arts Award\Rome Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.90.133
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Valente Collection
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4fefb1a3d-66d7-448e-ab5b-0036efd850d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.90.133

Paul Howard Manship

Artist:
Alfredo Valente, 1899 - 27 Jun 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Paul Howard Manship, 24 Dec 1885 - 31 Jan 1966  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 16.4 × 11.7 cm (6 7/16 × 4 5/8")
Mount: 35.2 × 27.6 cm (13 7/8 × 10 7/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1933
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Interior\Studio\Art  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Dog  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Statue  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Cat\Lion  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Paul Howard Manship: Male  Search this
Paul Howard Manship: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
Paul Howard Manship: Arts Award\Rome Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.90.134
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Valente Collection
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm460d6790f-f3b8-46af-b303-f77ebe7a7006
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.90.134

Paul Howard Manship

Artist:
Alfredo Valente, 1899 - 27 Jun 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Paul Howard Manship, 24 Dec 1885 - 31 Jan 1966  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 16.1 × 10.8 cm (6 5/16 × 4 1/4")
Mount: 35.2 × 27.6 cm (13 7/8 × 10 7/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1933
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Statue  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Human Figures\Symbolic Figure  Search this
Paul Howard Manship: Male  Search this
Paul Howard Manship: Visual Arts\Artist\Sculptor  Search this
Paul Howard Manship: Arts Award\Rome Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.90.135
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Valente Collection
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4236e6682-0786-4d3c-b0c8-c562d7d16779
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.90.135

Edward G. Robinson

Artist:
Alfredo Valente, 1899 - 27 Jun 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Edward G. Robinson, 12 Dec 1893 - 26 Jan 1973  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 35.4 × 27 cm (13 15/16 × 10 5/8")
Sheet: 35.3 × 27.7 cm (13 7/8 × 10 7/8")
Mat: 71 × 55.8 cm (27 15/16 × 21 15/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1935
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Edward G. Robinson: Male  Search this
Edward G. Robinson: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Edward G. Robinson: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.90.137
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Valente Collection
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm47ec45647-5981-45e2-9ba3-7b7ff7e01c57
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.90.137

The ACA Galleries records, 1917-1963

Creator:
ACA Galleries  Search this
Subject:
Valente, Alfredo  Search this
Soyer, Raphael  Search this
Soyer, Moses  Search this
Refregier, Anton  Search this
Pickens, Alton  Search this
Gropper, William  Search this
Hirsch, Joseph  Search this
Mumford, Lewis  Search this
Young, Art  Search this
Weber, Max  Search this
Newman, Arnold  Search this
Baron, Herman  Search this
Olds, Elizabeth  Search this
Abbott, Berenice  Search this
Gwathmey, Robert  Search this
McCausland, Elizabeth  Search this
Cahill, Holger  Search this
Burliuk, David  Search this
Dondero, George A. (George Anthony)  Search this
Evergood, Philip  Search this
American Contemporary Art Gallery  Search this
Type:
Writings
Photographs
Citation:
The ACA Galleries records, 1917-1963. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  Search this
Politics in art  Search this
Theme:
New Deal  Search this
Art Gallery Records  Search this
Art Market  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8772
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210955
AAA_collcode_acagall
Theme:
New Deal
Art Gallery Records
Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210955
Online Media:

Abraham Walkowitz papers, 1904-1969

Creator:
Walkowitz, Abraham, 1880-1965  Search this
Subject:
Valente, Alfredo  Search this
Weber, Max  Search this
White, Clarence H.  Search this
Genthe, Arnold  Search this
Kleinholz, Frank  Search this
Maria-Theresa  Search this
Van Vechten, Carl  Search this
Olinsky, Ivan G. (Ivan Gregorewitch)  Search this
Biddle, George  Search this
Pach, Walter  Search this
Stieglitz, Alfred  Search this
Traubel, Horace  Search this
Jacobi, Lotte  Search this
Haldeman-Julius, E. (Emanuel)  Search this
Eliasoph, Paula  Search this
Duncan, Elizabeth  Search this
Arms, John Taylor  Search this
Dunaif, George M.  Search this
Newman, Arnold  Search this
Schapiro, Louis  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Transcripts
Interviews
Citation:
Abraham Walkowitz papers, 1904-1969. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painting, American  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9263
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211458
AAA_collcode_walkabra
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211458
Online Media:

Alfredo Valente papers, 1941-1978

Creator:
Valente, Alfredo, 1899-1973  Search this
Subject:
Aronson, Boris  Search this
Avery, Milton  Search this
Benton, Thomas Hart  Search this
Blatas, Arbit  Search this
Burliuk, David  Search this
Carreño, Mario  Search this
Dalí, Salvador  Search this
DeMartini, Joseph  Search this
Dobkin, Alexander  Search this
Evergood, Philip  Search this
Gottlieb, Adolph  Search this
Greenwood, Marion  Search this
Gropper, William  Search this
Gross, Chaim  Search this
Grosz, George  Search this
Gwathmey, Robert  Search this
Harmon, Lily  Search this
Hartley, Marsden  Search this
Haucke, Frederick  Search this
Kelekian, Dikran  Search this
Kleinholz, Frank  Search this
Kuniyoshi, Yasuo  Search this
Lassen, Ben  Search this
Lawrence, Jacob  Search this
Lax, David  Search this
Lebduska, Lawrence  Search this
Liberte, Jean  Search this
Marsh, Reginald  Search this
Masson, André  Search this
Menkes, Sigmund  Search this
Miller, Henry  Search this
Ormandy, Eugene  Search this
Orozco, José Clemente  Search this
Rome, Harold  Search this
Rose, Iver  Search this
Ryan, Sally  Search this
Soyer, Moses  Search this
Soyer, Raphael  Search this
Stark, Margaret  Search this
Teichman, Sabina  Search this
Toney, Anthony  Search this
Tschacbasov, Nahum  Search this
Walkowitz, Abraham  Search this
Weber, Max  Search this
Wilson, Ben  Search this
Alfredo Valente Gallery  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Video recordings
Citation:
Alfredo Valente papers, 1941-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art and photography -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Artists -- United States -- Photographs  Search this
Portrait photography -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Theme:
Photography  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5567
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213857
AAA_collcode_valealfr
Theme:
Photography
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213857

Downtown Gallery records, 1824-1974, bulk 1926-1969

Creator:
Downtown Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Subject:
Stella, Joseph  Search this
Stieglitz, Alfred  Search this
Storrs, John Henry Bradley  Search this
Sunami, Soichi  Search this
Spencer, Niles  Search this
Stasack, Edward  Search this
Steichen, Edward  Search this
Steig, William  Search this
Van Vechten, Carl  Search this
Varian, Dorothy  Search this
Walters, Carl  Search this
Webb, Electra Havemeyer  Search this
Tam, Reuben  Search this
Tannahill, Robert Hudson  Search this
Tseng, Yu-ho  Search this
Valente, Alfredo  Search this
Pippin, Horace  Search this
Pattison, Abbott L. (Abbott Lawrence)  Search this
Rattner, Abraham  Search this
Pollet, Joseph C.  Search this
Osborn, Robert Chesley  Search this
Pascin, Jules  Search this
Crawford, Ralston  Search this
Shahn, Ben  Search this
Sheeler, Charles  Search this
Siporin, Mitchell  Search this
Siegel, Adrian  Search this
Reynal, Kay Bell  Search this
Ray, Man  Search this
Saklatwalla, Beram K.  Search this
Rockefeller, Abby Aldrich  Search this
O'Keeffe, Georgia  Search this
Zorach, William  Search this
Zorach, Marguerite  Search this
Zerbe, Karl  Search this
Zajac, Jack  Search this
Yavno, Max  Search this
Wilde, Isabel Carleton  Search this
Weber, Max  Search this
Adams, Ansel  Search this
Breinin, Raymond  Search this
Broderson, Morris  Search this
Laurent, Robert  Search this
Brook, Alexander  Search this
Bry, Doris  Search this
Burlin, Paul  Search this
Carlen, Robert  Search this
Cikovsky, Nicolai  Search this
Coleman, Glenn O.  Search this
Klein, Carl  Search this
Kuniyoshi, Yasuo  Search this
Karfiol, George  Search this
Karolik, Maxim  Search this
Lawrence, Jacob  Search this
Lea, Wesley  Search this
Lane, William H.  Search this
Lewandowski, Edmund  Search this
Marin, John  Search this
Levi, Julian E. (Julian Edwin)  Search this
Levine, Jack  Search this
Nakian, Reuben  Search this
Newman, Arnold  Search this
Maya, Otto  Search this
Morris, George L. K.  Search this
Dove, Arthur Garfield  Search this
Dole, William  Search this
Doi, Isami  Search this
Davis, Stuart  Search this
Fredenthal, David  Search this
Felix Landau Gallery  Search this
Halpert, Samuel  Search this
Halpert, Edith Gregor  Search this
Guglielmi, Louis  Search this
Garbisch, Edgar  Search this
Karfiol, Bernard  Search this
Demuth, Charles  Search this
Hartley, Marsden  Search this
Cahill, Holger  Search this
Hart, George Overbury  Search this
Harnett, William Michael  Search this
Our Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
American Folk Art Gallery  Search this
Boris Mirski Gallery (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
Ernest Brown & Phillips  Search this
Type:
Video recordings
Photographs
Motion pictures (visual works)
Citation:
Downtown Gallery records, 1824-1974, bulk 1926-1969. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Fraktur art  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- United States  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Printmakers -- United States  Search this
Sculptors -- United States  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Artists -- United States  Search this
Weather vanes  Search this
Chalkware  Search this
Figureheads of ships  Search this
Folk art  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Art Gallery Records  Search this
Art Market  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6293
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)221206
AAA_collcode_downgall
Theme:
African American
Art Gallery Records
Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_221206
Online Media:

Myrna Loy

Artist:
Alfredo Valente, 1899 - 27 Jun 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Myrna Loy, 2 Aug 1905 - 14 Dec 1993  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 34.3 x 26.7 cm (13 1/2 x 10 1/2")
Mount: 48.8 x 38.1 cm (19 3/16 x 15")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1937
Topic:
Myrna Loy: Female  Search this
Myrna Loy: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Myrna Loy: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Myrna Loy: Medicine and Health\American Red Cross\Volunteer  Search this
Myrna Loy: Oscar  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.2006.76
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Valente Collection
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm431b62d4f-20fc-4770-a439-ea88874350e8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2006.76

Alfredo Valente papers

Creator:
Valente, Alfredo  Search this
Names:
Alfredo Valente Gallery  Search this
Aronson, Boris, 1900-1980  Search this
Avery, Milton, 1885-1965  Search this
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975  Search this
Blatas, Arbit  Search this
Burliuk, David, 1882-1967  Search this
Carreño, Mario  Search this
Dalí, Salvador, 1904-1989  Search this
DeMartini, Joseph, 1896-1984  Search this
Dobkin, Alexander, 1908-  Search this
Evergood, Philip, 1901-1973  Search this
Gottlieb, Adolph, 1903-1974  Search this
Greenwood, Marion, 1909-1970  Search this
Gropper, William, 1897-1977  Search this
Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991  Search this
Grosz, George, 1893-1959  Search this
Gwathmey, Robert, 1903-1988  Search this
Harmon, Lily, 1912-  Search this
Hartley, Marsden, 1877-1943  Search this
Haucke, Frederick, 1908-  Search this
Kelekian, Dikran, 1868-1951  Search this
Kleinholz, Frank, 1901-  Search this
Kuniyoshi, Yasuo, 1889-1953  Search this
Lassen, Ben, d. 1968  Search this
Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000  Search this
Lax, David, 1910-  Search this
Lebduska, Lawrence, 1894-1966  Search this
Liberte, Jean, 1896-1965  Search this
Marsh, Reginald, 1898-1954  Search this
Masson, André, 1896-1987  Search this
Menkes, Sigmund, 1896-1986  Search this
Miller, Henry, 1891-1980  Search this
Ormandy, Eugene, 1899-1985  Search this
Orozco, José Clemente, 1883-1949  Search this
Rome, Harold, 1908-  Search this
Rose, Iver, 1899-1972  Search this
Ryan, Sally, 1916-1968  Search this
Soyer, Moses, 1899-1974  Search this
Soyer, Raphael, 1899-1987  Search this
Stark, Margaret, 1915-1988  Search this
Teichman, Sabina  Search this
Toney, Anthony  Search this
Tschacbasov, Nahum, 1899-  Search this
Walkowitz, Abraham, 1880-1965  Search this
Weber, Max, 1881-1961  Search this
Wilson, Ben, 1913-  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot ((partially microfilmed on 3 reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Video recordings
Date:
1941-1978
Scope and Contents:
Photographs of artists; letters; printed material; and a motion picture film.
REEL D284: Exhibition catalogs, 1941-1952, from the Valente Gallery, and clippings; a letter and a sketch from Henry Miller; and a scrapbook containing photographs by Valente of 41 artists, their art work and clippings. Photographs of artists include Boris Aronson, Milton Avery, Arbit Blatas, David Burliuk, Mario Carreño, Joseph DeMartini, Alexander Dobkin, Philip Evergood, Jose Ferrer, Adolph Gottlieb, Marion Greenwood, William Gropper, Chaim Gross, George Grosz, Robert Gwathmey, Lily Harmon, Marsden Hartley, Frederick Haucke, Frank Kleinholz, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Ben Lassen,Sigmund Menkes, Jose Clemente Orozco, Abraham Rattner, Iver Rose, Sally Ryan, Moses Soyer, Raphael Soyer, Margaret Stark, Sabina Teichman, Anthony Toney, Nahum Tschacbasov, Abraham Walkowitz and Ben Wilson.
REEL 2802: A letter from the National Gallery of Art regarding Valente's film "Art Discovers America"; exhibition catalogs on and written by Valente; clippings; and 30 photographs by Valente of 20 artists.
REEL 3480: Two letters from Henry Miller, dated 1943 and 1945. The letters refer to a "watercolor pad and brushes", and Miller also thanks Valente for a portrait of Abe Rattner.
UNMICROFILMED: Photographs by Valente of artists, each accompanied with the artists' self-portrait. Included are Milton Avery, Arbit Blatas, David Burliuk, Mario Carreño, Alexander Dobkin, Philip Evergood, Chaim Gross, Lily Harmon, Frank Kleinholz, Ben Lassen, David Lax, Lawrence H. Lebduska, Jean Liberte, Jose Orozco, Harold Rome, Moses Soyer, Raphael Soyer, Margaret Stark, Sabina Teichman, Anthony Toney, Nahum Tschacbasov, Abraham Walkowitz, and Ben Wilson and 4 photographs of composer Eugene Ormandy which are on the back of the Blatas portraits.
UNMICROFILMED: "Art Discovers America" (MGM shorts), ca. 1945, a 16mm b&w, 400 ft. film regarding the "new public interest" in American art. The film traces the trend back to the exhibition of The Eight, and shows various artists at work, including John Sloan, Thomas Hart Benton, Reginald Marsh, and Abraham Walkowitz. The film was produced by Regency Pictures. Valente was the photographer and co-director along with Hal Frater.
REEL 439-441 AND SCANNED Photos of artists, previously microfilmed under Photos of Artists I, have subsequently been scanned and returned to the Valente papers.
Biographical / Historical:
Photographer; New York City.
Provenance:
Material on reel D284 lent for microfilming by Valente, 1966; Mrs. Valente subsequently donated the scrapbook, 1979. Material on reels 2802, and 3480 donated by Mr. & Mrs. Valente, 1966 through 1979. Unmicrofilmed material donated by Harold Rome, 1988. An additional 35 photos of artists were donated by Valente ca. 1966, and microfilmed on reels 439-441 with AAA's Photographs of Artists Collection I; search under Valente for more information. Many of the photographs are duplicates.
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:
Photographers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Art and photography -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Artists -- United States -- Photographs  Search this
Portrait photography -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Video recordings
Identifier:
AAA.valealfr
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96dd15bae-a22b-4d09-8845-ff5fe98139a0
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-valealfr

Benny Goodman

Artist:
Alfredo Valente, 1899 - 27 Jun 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Benny Goodman, 30 May 1909 - 13 Jun 1986  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 24.6cm x 19.5cm (9 11/16" x 7 11/16")
Sheet: 25.3cm x 20.3cm (9 15/16" x 8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1937
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Clarinet  Search this
Benny Goodman: Male  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Jazz  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Clarinetist  Search this
Benny Goodman: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Bandmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.91.103
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Valente Collection
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm47eca8777-d3d8-4040-94b3-a1a6e771087e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.91.103

E. 161 St. And Gerard Ave., Bronx

Artist:
Oscar Bluemner, American, b. Hanover, Germany, 1867–1938  Search this
Medium:
Colored pencil on paper
Dimensions:
5 X 7 1/2 IN. (12.6 X 19.1 CM.)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1911
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph Erdelac, Cleveland, Ohio, 1978
Accession Number:
78.24
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py2b925afbb-81b3-4309-8dec-aaf384ef0002
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_78.24

St. Martin, Cologne

Artist:
Oscar Bluemner, American, b. Hanover, Germany, 1867–1938  Search this
Medium:
Ink and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
10 1/8 X 14 5/8 IN. (25.6 X 37.2 CM.)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1892
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph Erdelac, Cleveland, Ohio, 1978
Accession Number:
78.8
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/py24e4b5307-91a6-4236-b057-589088490fab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hmsg_78.8

Yasuo Kuniyoshi

Artist:
Alfredo Valente, 1899 - 27 Jun 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Yasuo Kuniyoshi, 01 Sep 1889 - 14 May 1953  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 11.9 × 9.3 cm (4 11/16 × 3 11/16")
Mount: 35.6 × 27.8 cm (14 × 10 15/16")
Mat: 56.2 × 40.9 cm (22 1/8 × 16 1/8")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
c. 1945
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Artwork  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Artist's Effects  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Artist's Effects\Paintbrush  Search this
Artist's Effects\Frame  Search this
Yasuo Kuniyoshi: Male  Search this
Yasuo Kuniyoshi: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.90.130
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Valente Collection
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e205deb0-a68f-4463-840f-b9ff05e4b140
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.90.130

Ethel Waters

Artist:
Alfredo Valente, 1899 - 27 Jun 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Ethel Waters, 31 Oct 1896 - 1 Sep 1977  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 23.3 x 19.2 cm (9 3/16 x 7 9/16")
Mat: 55.9 x 40.6 cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1939
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Ethel Waters: Female  Search this
Ethel Waters: Literature\Writer  Search this
Ethel Waters: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor  Search this
Ethel Waters: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Theater  Search this
Ethel Waters: Performing Arts\Performer\Actor\Movie  Search this
Ethel Waters: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Jazz  Search this
Ethel Waters: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Blues  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.90.136
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Valente Collection
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm496667f68-e5dc-429e-a74f-6b697e8669ea
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.90.136

Elmer Leopold Rice

Artist:
Alfredo Valente, 1899 - 27 Jun 1973  Search this
Sitter:
Elmer Leopold Rice, 28 Sep 1892 - 8 May 1967  Search this
Medium:
Toned gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 35.3cm x 27.8cm (13 7/8" x 10 15/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
c. 1935
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Elmer Leopold Rice: Male  Search this
Elmer Leopold Rice: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Elmer Leopold Rice: Performing Arts\Director\Theater  Search this
Elmer Leopold Rice: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Elmer Leopold Rice: Literature\Writer\Screenwriter  Search this
Elmer Leopold Rice: Performing Arts\Producer\Theater  Search this
Elmer Leopold Rice: Pulitzer Prize  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.91.107
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© The Valente Collection
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm400707075-3343-44b1-9e86-af81c49d1f44
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.91.107

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