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Sidney Janis Gallery exhibition catalogs

Creator:
Sidney Janis Gallery  Search this
Janis, Sidney, 1896-1989  Search this
Extent:
2.8 Linear feet
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
1951-1998
Summary:
The Sidney Janis Gallery exhibition catalogs measure 2.8 linear feet and date from 1951 to 1998. Found here is a complete set of catalogs published by the New York gallery.
Scope and Contents:
The Sidney Janis Gallery exhibition catalogs measure 2.8 linear feet and date from 1951 to 1998. Found here is a complete set of catalogs published by the New York gallery.

Researchers should note that this collection only includes published catalogs and not related exhibition documentation. The gallery did not publish a catalog for every exhibition, especially during the early years of the gallery's operation.
Arrangement:
This collection has been arranged into one series.

Series 1: Exhibition Catalogs, 1951-1998 (Boxes 1-7; 2.8 linear feet)
Biographical / Historical:
Sidney Janis Gallery (est. 1948-1999) was an art gallery in New York, N.Y., specializing in contemporary avant-garde art. Sidney Janis opened the gallery with his wife Harriet at 15 E. 57th Street in Manhattan. The gallery became a leading exhibitor of Pop art after the groundbreaking exhibition New Realists in 1962. The gallery moved to 110 W. 57th Street in the 1980s, and after Janis's death in 1989 the gallery was directed by his son, Carroll Janis.
Related Materials:
Also found at the Archives of American Art are two oral history interviews with Sidney Janis. One interview conducted March 21-September 26, 1972, by Paul Cummings, and one interview conducted on October 15 and November 18, 1981, by Avis Berman.
Provenance:
The collection was donated in 1999 by Carroll Janis, son of Sidney Janis.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Rights:
The Sidney Janis Gallery exhibition catalogs are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Art galleries, Commercial -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Exhibition catalogs
Citation:
Sidney Janis Gallery exhibition catalogs, 1951-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.sidnjani
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Sidney Janis Gallery exhibition catalogs
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-sidnjani
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Interview with Margaret Craver on The Kuhns radio program

Creator:
National Broadcasting Company  Search this
Kuhn, Irene, 1900-  Search this
Subject:
Kuhn, Rene?  Search this
Withers, Margret Craver  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1948 July 24
Topic:
Silversmiths  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10998
See more items in:
Margret Craver Withers papers, 1908-2016
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_10998

Wally Findlay Galleries commercials on Paul Gibson Show, unedited

Creator:
WBBM (Radio station : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Subject:
Wally Findlay Galleries  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
195-?
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10999
See more items in:
Margret Craver Withers papers, 1908-2016
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_10999

Charles Withers on Your Personal Reporter radio program

Creator:
Kuhn, Irene, 1900-  Search this
Withers, Charles C.  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
195-?
Topic:
Silverwork  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11000
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Margret Craver Withers papers, 1908-2016
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_11000

Baron Erik Fleming at the National Silversmithing Workshop Conference for Teachers

Creator:
World Wide Broadcasting Foundation  Search this
Withers, Margret Craver, 1907-2010  Search this
Subject:
Fleming, Erik  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
circa 1949
Topic:
Silversmiths  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11001
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Margret Craver Withers papers, 1908-2016
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_11001

Interview with Margaret Craver Withers

Creator:
American Broadcasting Company  Search this
Withers, Margret Craver, 1907-2010  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1945 September 6
Topic:
Silversmiths  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)11002
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Margret Craver Withers papers, 1908-2016
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_11002

Handwrought silver

Creator:
Handy & Harman (Firm)  Search this
Withers, Margret Craver, 1907-2010  Search this
Type:
Motion Picture Film
Date:
circa 1948
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13016
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Margret Craver Withers papers, 1908-2016
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_13016

Roger Shimomura

Subject:
Shimomura, Roger  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1989
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13776
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Roger Shimomura papers, 1965-2014
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_13776
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Statistics on Japanese-American population in the United States during 1900-1950

Type:
Writings
Date:
circa 1990
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13777
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Roger Shimomura papers, 1965-2014
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_13777
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Dishes and jewelry designed by students of Margret Craver Withers at the Wichita Art Association

Subject:
Withers, Margret Craver  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1951-1955
Topic:
Decorative arts  Search this
Jewelry  Search this
Metal-work  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15377
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Margret Craver Withers papers, 1908-2016
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_15377
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Silver jewelry made by Walter Reed Army Hospital patients

Subject:
Handy & Harman (Firm)  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
between 1944 and 1946
Topic:
Art and war  Search this
Jewelry  Search this
Silverwork  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15378
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Margret Craver Withers papers, 1908-2016
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_15378
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Contact sheet of Robert Indiana's "Star of Hope" studio on Vinelhaven, Maine

Photographer:
Swift, Mary, 1929-  Search this
Subject:
Indiana, Robert  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1981
Topic:
Artists' studios  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19330
See more items in:
Mary Swift papers, 1973-2004
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19330

Contact sheet with images of Jane Dow, Robert St. John, Sam Gilliam in studio, and others

Photographer:
Swift, Mary, 1929-  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1979
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19331
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Mary Swift papers, 1973-2004
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19331

Contact sheet with images of Andrew Hudson, William Christenberry, and Gene Davis

Photographer:
Swift, Mary, 1929-  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1979
Topic:
Artists' studios  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19332
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Mary Swift papers, 1973-2004
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19332

Contact sheet with images of Maria Da Conceicoa in studio and Rebecca Davenport in studio

Photographer:
Swift, Mary, 1929-  Search this
Subject:
da Conceicao, Maria  Search this
Davenport, Rebecca  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Washington, D.C.
Date:
1979
Topic:
Artists' studios  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19333
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Mary Swift papers, 1973-2004
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19333

Contact sheet with images of William Christenberry in his studio, and others

Photographer:
Swift, Mary, 1929-  Search this
Subject:
Christenberry, William  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1979 or 1980
Topic:
Artists' studios  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19650
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Mary Swift papers, 1973-2004
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19650
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Contact sheet with images of Andrew Hudson, Bill Christenberry, and Gene Davis

Photographer:
Swift, Mary, 1929-  Search this
Subject:
Christenberry, William  Search this
Davis, Gene  Search this
Hudson, Andrew  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1979
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19651
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Mary Swift papers, 1973-2004
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19651
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Contact sheet with images of Jane Dow, Sam Gilliam, Sam Dutters, and others

Photographer:
Swift, Mary, 1929-  Search this
Subject:
Dow, Jane M.  Search this
Gilliam, Sam  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1979
Topic:
Artists' studios  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19652
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Mary Swift papers, 1973-2004
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19652
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Script for Seven Kabuki Plays

Creator:
Shimomura, Roger, 1939-  Search this
Type:
Writings
Date:
198-
Topic:
Japanese Americans  Search this
Performance art  Search this
Theatrical productions  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19678
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Roger Shimomura papers, 1965-2014
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19678

Portrait of Walter Hopps

Photographer:
Swift, Mary, 1929-  Search this
Subject:
Hopps, Walter  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1970 or 1971
Topic:
Art museum curators  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19764
See more items in:
Mary Swift papers, 1973-2004
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19764
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