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John A. Parker papers, 1959-1980

Creator:
Parker, John A. (John Albert)  Search this
Subject:
Albers, Josef  Search this
Leighton, Clare  Search this
Wood, Esther  Search this
Albers, Anni  Search this
Topic:
Engraving  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6594
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215898
AAA_collcode_parkjohn
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_215898

Firekeeper Kachina Pendant

Artist:
Esther Wood, born 1946  Search this
Medium:
sterling silver and China Mt. turquoise
Dimensions:
4 3/4 x 2 1/4 x 1/2 in. (12.2 x 5.7 x 1.2 cm)
Type:
Decorative Arts-Jewelry
Crafts
Date:
1997
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Indian  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Karl and Patricia Stoermer in honor of Esther Wood, Navajo Silversmith
Object number:
1997.87
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Renwick Gallery
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk72f4de2ea-deab-4704-91a6-0d066f815ca7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1997.87

John A. Parker papers

Creator:
Parker, John A. (John Albert)  Search this
Names:
Albers, Anni  Search this
Albers, Josef  Search this
Leighton, Clare, 1899-  Search this
Wood, Esther  Search this
Extent:
27 Items
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1959-1980
Scope and Contents:
Nine Christmas cards designed by Josef Albers and signed by Anni and Josef Albers, undated; 6 newspaper clippings regarding Josef Albers, 1971- 1980; four greeting cards designed and signed by Clare Leighton, 1976 and undated; a woodcut by Leighton, and 2 newspaper articles about her, 1959; and three newspaper articles, "The Native," by Esther E. Wood, for the Ellsworth American, Ellsworth, Maine, 1973, 1976, 1977.
Biographical / Historical:
Parker is a retired professor of Urban Planning, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He and his wife, J.C. Parker, were friends with the artists Josef and Anni Albers, Clare Leighton, and Esther Wood.
Provenance:
Donated 1995 by John Albert Parker.
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:
Engravers  Search this
Printmakers  Search this
Topic:
Engraving  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.parkjohn
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91f70ac8e-9c2d-480a-bf51-dec695336f84
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-parkjohn

Modern book-bindings & their designers

Author:
Wood, Esther  Search this
Strange, Edward Fairbrother 1862-1929  Search this
Uzanne, Octave 1852-1931  Search this
Frykholm, Sunny  Search this
Brøchner, Georg  Search this
Khnopff, Fernand 1858-1921  Search this
Mourey, Gabriel 1865-1943  Search this
Physical description:
82 p. incl. illus., col. plates. 30 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1900
[1900]
Topic:
Bookbinding  Search this
Book covers  Search this
Bookbinding--Facsimiles  Search this
Call number:
Z269.M69x
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_178667

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