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Albert Alcalay papers

Creator:
Alcalay, Albert, 1917-2008  Search this
Extent:
2 Microfilm reels (877 items on 2 microfilm reels)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Scrapbooks
Date:
1944-1978
Scope and Contents:
The microfilm Albert Alcalay papers contain autobiographical and biographical writings; correspondence; teaching notes and lecture texts; and a scrapbook (1946-1970) containing printed materials about Alcalay's career and photographs of Alcalay and his paintings. Also included are price lists of work by Alcalay (1950s-1978); exhibition catalogs and announcements; and additional printed material.
Biographical / Historical:
Albert Alcalay (1917-2008) was an abstract expressionist painter and educator in Boston, Massachusetts. Alcalay was born in Paris to Serbian parents. During WWII, he was in the Yugoslavian army and was imprisoned as a prisoner of war. Once free, he settled in Rome and in 1951 he and his family moved to the United States. He was a 1959 Guggenheim fellow and taught at Harvard University from 1960 until 1982. He exhibited his work in many United States institutions, as well as abroad.
Related Materials:
Also held at the Archives of American Art is the oral history interview with Albert Alcalay, 1979 January 17-October 19 conducted by Robert F. Brown.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1978 by Albert Alcalay.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Educators -- Massachusetts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Citation:
Albert Alcalay papers. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.alcaalbe
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Albert Alcalay papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw92a944776-1604-4c31-9fcb-5da1623720dd
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-alcaalbe

Oral history interview with Leroy Davis and Cecily Langdale, 2007 June 26-August 7

Interviewee:
Davis, Leroy, 1922-  Search this
Davis, Leroy, 1922-  Search this
Interviewer:
Berman, Avis, 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Langdale, Cecily  Search this
Shikler, Aaron  Search this
Barnes, Albert C. (Albert Coombs)  Search this
Bly, Boris  Search this
De Mazia, Violette  Search this
Davis, Terry Ritter  Search this
Bouché, Louis  Search this
Levine, David  Search this
Penn, Arthur  Search this
Hirschl & Adler Galleries  Search this
Tyler School of Art  Search this
Barnes Foundation  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art dealers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Gallery owners -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Art dealers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Gallery owners -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13624
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)271983
AAA_collcode_davis07
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_271983
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Henry Ernest Schnakenberg papers, 1905-1969

Creator:
Schnakenberg, H. E. (Henry Ernest), 1892-1970  Search this
Schnakenberg, H. E. (Henry Ernest), 1892-1970  Search this
Subject:
Angel, John  Search this
Bacon, Peggy  Search this
Barye, Antoine-Louis  Search this
Beal, Gifford  Search this
Bierstadt, Albert  Search this
Billings, Henry  Search this
Bishop, Isabel  Search this
Blume, Peter  Search this
Bouché, Louis  Search this
Brooks, Van Wyck  Search this
Buller, Audrey  Search this
Cadmus, Paul  Search this
Calder, Alexander  Search this
Catherwood, Frederick  Search this
Congdon, William  Search this
Day, Horace Talmage  Search this
Dows, Olin  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel  Search this
Etting, Emlen  Search this
Evergood, Philip  Search this
Faulkner, Barry  Search this
Fiene, Ernest  Search this
Goff, Lloyd Lozés  Search this
Guys, Constantin  Search this
Hardy, Thomas  Search this
Harnett, William Michael  Search this
Hartl, Léon  Search this
Homer, Winslow  Search this
Hoyt, Whitney Ford  Search this
Inness, George  Search this
Ivins, William Mills  Search this
Johnson, Eastman  Search this
Kirstein, Lincoln  Search this
Kroll, Leon  Search this
Kuniyoshi, Yasuo  Search this
Laning, Edward  Search this
Lasker, Joe  Search this
Leighton, Clare  Search this
Locke, Charles  Search this
Low, Sanford B. D. (Sanford Ballard Dole)  Search this
Lucioni, Luigi  Search this
Marsh, Reginald  Search this
Miller, Kenneth Hayes  Search this
Parsons, Betty  Search this
Robus, Hugo  Search this
Saint-Gaudens, Homer  Search this
Savery, Rockland  Search this
Schmidt, Katherine  Search this
Shahn, Ben  Search this
Sheeler, Charles  Search this
Speicher, Eugene Edward  Search this
Stamos, Theodoros  Search this
Tait, Arthur Fitzwilliam  Search this
Watkins, Franklin Chenault  Search this
Watson, Forbes  Search this
Watson, Nan  Search this
Weisgard, Leonard  Search this
Artists Equity Association  Search this
American Academy of Arts and Letters  Search this
Topic:
Art, Prehistoric  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Etching  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9102
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211296
AAA_collcode_schnh
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211296

Albert Alcalay papers, 1944-1978

Creator:
Alcalay, Albert, 1917-2008  Search this
Alcalay, Albert, 1917-2008  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5627
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208461
AAA_collcode_alcaalbe
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208461

William Anderson Coffin papers, 1886-1924

Creator:
Coffin, William A. (William Anderson), 1855-1925  Search this
Coffin, William A. (William Anderson), 1855-1925  Search this
Subject:
Stella, Joseph  Search this
Warren, Whitney  Search this
Mauer, Alfred  Search this
Benson, Frank Weston  Search this
Blashfield, Edwin Howland  Search this
Zorach, William  Search this
Gay, Walter  Search this
Gussow, Bernard  Search this
Bouché, Louis  Search this
Cortissoz, Royal  Search this
Pan-American Exposition (1901: Buffalo, N.Y.)  Search this
Société des artistes français  Search this
Exposition d'artistes de l'école Américaine (1919 : Paris, France)  Search this
American Rights Committee  Search this
American Artists' Committee of One Hundred  Search this
Lotos Club (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Musée d'histoire et d'art (Luxembourg)  Search this
Committee for the Exhibition of American Painting and Sculpture (Paris, France)  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Photographs
Topic:
Harper's Weekly  Search this
New York Post  Search this
Art Exhibitions France Paris  Search this
Landscape painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art, American  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7476
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209634
AAA_collcode_coffwill
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209634
Online Media:

Prostitution and Disease Go Arm-in-Arm

Maker:
American Social Hygiene Association  Search this
Physical Description:
printed (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26.9 cm x 20.7 cm; 10 19/32 in x 8 5/32 in
Object Name:
poster, public health
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1918
Subject:
World War I  Search this
Public Health  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2015.3115.32
Catalog number:
2015.3115.32
Nonaccession number:
2015.3115
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-740e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1760086
Online Media:

Prostitution and Disease Go Arm-in-Arm

Maker:
American Social Hygiene Association  Search this
Physical Description:
printed (overall production method/technique)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26.9 cm x 20.7 cm; 10 19/32 in x 8 5/32 in
Object Name:
poster, public health
Place made:
United States
Date made:
ca 1918
Subject:
World War I  Search this
Public Health  Search this
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
2015.3115.33
Catalog number:
2015.3115.33
Nonaccession number:
2015.3115
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Exhibition:
Girlhood
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-74b5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1760087
Online Media:

The New York Times, April 3, 1917

Object Name:
Newspaper
Other Terms:
Newspaper; Print; Letterpress
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1917
April 03, 1917
Date made:
1917-04-03
Related event:
World War I  Search this
ID Number:
1981.0509.424
Catalog number:
1981.0509.424
81.0509.424
Accession number:
1981.0509
See more items in:
Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-fcd9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_805044

I have given the world my songs

Created by:
Elizabeth Catlett, Mexican and American, 1915 - 2012  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
ink and graphite on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image with title): 8 1/8 × 5 1/16 in. (20.6 × 12.8 cm)
H x W (image): 7 1/2 × 5 1/16 in. (19 × 12.8 cm)
H x W (sheet): 13 1/2 × 9 9/16 in. (34.3 × 24.3 cm)
Type:
linocuts
Place made:
Mexico City, Mexico, Latin America, North and Central America
Date:
1946-1947; printed 1989
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Identity  Search this
Music  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Violence  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Winifred Hervey
Object number:
2017.21.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2020 Catlett Mora Family Trust/Licensed by VAGA at Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Portfolio/Series:
The Black Woman (formerly the Negro Woman)
Classification:
Visual Arts
Exhibition:
Reckoning: Protest. Defiance. Resilience.
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f777a65c-247a-48ac-871f-9ba54db51b24
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.21.5
Online Media:

Ad for Patriotic Stamps and Postcards

Other:
Imperial Aviation Society  Search this
Medium:
Poster, Advertising
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 150.5 × 45.1cm (4 ft. 11 1/4 in. × 1 ft. 5 3/4 in.)
Type:
ART-Posters, Original Art Quality
Country of Origin:
Japan
Credit Line:
Found In Collection. Donor Unknown at this Time. Found on NASM Premises.
Inventory Number:
A19970519000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv995612e62-9c62-4134-9df3-67ddd6636f74
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19970519000
Online Media:

Drawing, Conté Crayon on Paper

Artist:
Tom O'Hara  Search this
Medium:
Drawing, Conté Crayon on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 27.9 × 35.6cm (11 in. × 1 ft. 2 in.)
Type:
ART-Drawings
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1972
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19780547000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9b10fbbf2-9f86-47f2-8f06-b8917dccc272
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19780547000
Online Media:

Drawing, Felt Tip Pen on Paper, Portrait

Artist:
Leonard Dermott  Search this
Medium:
Drawing, Felt Tip Pen on Paper, Portrait
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 35.6 × 27.9cm (1 ft. 2 in. × 11 in.)
Type:
ART-Drawings
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1969
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19780704000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv91ed6d948-407e-44e3-ba69-9cce420d84ca
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19780704000
Online Media:

Drawing, Felt Tip Pen on Paper, Portrait

Artist:
Leonard Dermott  Search this
Medium:
Drawing, Felt Tip Pen on Paper, Portrait
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 35.6 × 27.9cm (1 ft. 2 in. × 11 in.)
Type:
ART-Drawings
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1969
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19780705000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9a5f9b0db-86ba-4e31-b72f-a9fc0ea516f6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19780705000
Online Media:

Drawing, Felt Tip Pen on Paper, Portrait

Artist:
Leonard Dermott  Search this
Medium:
Drawing, Felt Tip Pen on Paper, Portrait
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 35.6 x 27.9cm (14 x 11 in.)
Type:
ART-Drawings
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1969
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19780706000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9e5e6df62-f374-4953-88e1-2c9bb4a9f733
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19780706000
Online Media:

Untitled

Artist:
Paul Calle  Search this
Medium:
Drawing, Pencil on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 56.8 × 75.9cm (1 ft. 10 3/8 in. × 2 ft. 5 7/8 in.)
Type:
ART-Drawings
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1965
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19780449000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9b8cf8bf7-1953-4218-874a-831433050e95
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19780449000
Online Media:

Untitled

Artist:
Paul Calle  Search this
Medium:
Drawing, Pen and Ink on Paper
Dimensions:
2-D - Unframed (H x W): 57.1 × 75.9cm (1 ft. 10 1/2 in. × 2 ft. 5 7/8 in.)
Type:
ART-Drawings
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Inventory Number:
A19780450000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9f58d9b43-15b3-40ed-8c84-0f5994359dae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19780450000
Online Media:

Model, Static, Chanute Oscillating Wing Gliding Machine, 1901-1902

Model Maker:
John Zimmerer  Search this
Materials:
Wood (Balsa)
Organic Fiber Fabric
Oil Coating (on Fabric)
Ferrous Alloy
Organic Fiber Thread
Adhesive
Dimensions:
Storage (Housing): 170.5 × 124.5cm (5 ft. 7 1/8 in. × 4 ft. 1 in.)
Model (approx): 61 × 111.8 × 154.9cm (2 ft. × 3 ft. 8 in. × 5 ft. 1 in.)
Type:
MODELS-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Model by John Zimmerer, 1909 Gift of Octave Chanute
Inventory Number:
A19090003000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv953c0d1ee-52dd-4ee1-9d83-211a3466dbc5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19090003000

Pendant in the form of a disk with spirals

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 4.8 × 0.2 cm (1 7/8 × 1/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
475-221 BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
Warring States period (475 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.501
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye311ae08a2-8d07-4ccd-8e2a-0854ac7c7dd6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.501

Pendant in the form of a female dancer

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.3 x 3.1 x 0.3 cm (2 1/16 x 1 1/4 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
20th century
Period:
Forgery in the style of Western Han dynasty
Topic:
Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)  Search this
forgery  Search this
China  Search this
figure  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.708
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3aef5fe29-1c38-47fb-8642-7f84e71ad2a5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.708

Pendant in the form of a female dancer

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6.3 x 3.2 x 0.3 cm (2 1/2 x 1 1/4 x 1/8 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
China
Date:
206 BCE-9 CE
Period:
Western Han dynasty
Topic:
Western Han dynasty (206 BCE - 9 CE)  Search this
dance  Search this
China  Search this
figure  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.848
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye346ec5cb9-87cb-4f16-9894-0d663acc26ed
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.848

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