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Transparencies, Artwork - Paintings by Cleve Gray

Collection Creator:
Gray, Cleve  Search this
Container:
Box 8, Folder 52
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordigs with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Cleve Gray papers 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.
Collection Citation:
Cleve Gray papers, 1933-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Cleve Gray papers
Cleve Gray papers / Series 8: Photographs
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Archives of American Art
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Oscar Bluemner papers

Creator:
Bluemner, Oscar, 1867-1938  Search this
Names:
Bourgeois, Stephan, 1881-1964  Search this
Bruce, Edward, 1879-1943  Search this
Fiene, Ernest, 1894-  Search this
Friedman, Arnold, 1874-1946  Search this
Hirsch, Stefan, 1899-1964  Search this
Hochschild, Walter  Search this
Lewisohn, Margaret  Search this
Liebman, Aline Meyer, 1879-1966  Search this
Of, George F. (George Ferdinand), b. 1876  Search this
Rothbart, Albert  Search this
Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946  Search this
Vogelstein, Ludwig, 1871-1934  Search this
Extent:
6.9 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketches
Writings
Diaries
Photographs
Date:
1886-1939, 1960
Summary:
The papers of painter Oscar Bluemner date from 1886 to 1939, with one item from 1960, and measure 6.9 linear feet. The collection documents Bluemner's career through scattered biographical material and personal and professional correspondence. Almost one-half of the collection consists of Bluemner's extensive writings and notes about his artwork, painting techniques, and art theory in the form of diaries, notebooks, lists, essays, and notes - many of which are also illustrated. Also found are annotated books, exhibition catalogs, newsclippings, artwork and sketches by Bluemner, and photographs of Bluemner's artwork and of architecture. Bluemner's work in architecture is documented to a lesser degree through scattered licenses, photographs, and design drawings.
Scope and Content Note:
The papers of painter Oscar Bluemner date from 1886 to 1939, with one item from 1960, and measure 6.9 linear feet. The collection documents Bluemner's career through scattered biographical material and personal and professional correspondence. Almost one-half of the collection consists of Bluemner's extensive writings and notes about his artwork, painting techniques, and art theory in the form of diaries, notebooks, lists, essays, and notes - many of which are also illustrated. Also found are annotated books, exhibition catalogs, newsclippings, artwork and sketches by Bluemner, and photographs of Bluemner's artwork and of architecture. Bluemner's work in architecture is documented to a lesser degree through scattered licenses, photographs, and design drawings.

Biographical material is scattered and includes autobiographical writings, a list of published works, an essay for a Guggenheim fellowship application, certificates, legal documents, and membership records. Also of note are detailed technical diagrams of his studio easel. The small amount of correspondence in this collection is with family, friends, artists, art galleries and museums, art collectors and patons, and others. Notable correspondents include Stephan Bourgeois, Edward Bruce, Ernest Fiene, Arnold Friedman, Stefan Hirsch, Walter Hochschild, Margaret Lewisohn, Aline Liebman, George Ferdinand Of, Albert Rothbart, Alfred Stieglitz, and Ludwig Vogelstein.

Bluemner' extensive writings about his painting techniques and theories, and art history and criticism are found in painting and theory diaries, notebooks, notes, lists of artwork, essays, and writings for publication. Painting Diaries contain Bluemner's handwritten notes about newly-completed paintings and current work. Theory Diaries contain his notes on art theory. Both sets of diaries contain many color illustrations and sketches. Also of particular interest are Bluemner's notes and homemade notebooks on techniques which he often called "Easel Notes." Also found are notes on paintings he viewed in American art collections and four volumes of notes taken during his tour of Europe in 1912. Bluemner also maintained extensive notes on Chinese and Japanese art history and styles. Additional writings include a collection of notes he compiled and organized from his other diaries, notebooks, and writings for a book on painting.

Bluemner's papers also contain books and exhibition catalogs annotated with his notes and illustrations - many of which are on the subject of Chinese and Japanese art. Art motif and travel sketches contain motifs and artwork that Bluemner developed into themes for his paintings. Most of the travel sketches are of towns in New Jersey, but also include sketches and notes on Italy, which he visited in 1912. There is also a small sketchbook and drawings of buildings Bluemner designed.

Printed material includes exhibition catalogs and announcements, some of which are annotated with prices and additional information, as well as news and magazine clippings, and prints of published writings by Bluemner. Photographs found in the collection include three photographs of buildings Bluemner designed, photographs of artwork, one print of Bluemner, and negatives.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into 9 series:

Series 1: Biographical Material, 1886-circa 1937 (Box 1, OV 9; 0.2 linear feet)

Series 2: Correspondence, 1889-1936 (Box 1; 0.2 linear feet)

Series 3: Painting & Theory Diaries, 1911-1936 (Box 1-2, 7; 1.2 linear feet)

Series 4: Writings & Notes, 1891-1892, 1909-1937 (Box 2-4, 8; 2.2 linear feet)

Series 5: Annotated Books & Catalogs, 1907-1933 (Box 4-5; 1.0 linear feet)

Series 6: Art Motifs & Travel Sketches, 1902-1936 (Box 5-6, 8; 1.4 linear feet)

Series 7: Artwork, 1892-circa 1930s (Box 6; 4 folders)

Series 8: Printed Material, 1906-1939, 1960, undated (Box 6; 0.3 linear feet)

Series 9: Photographs, 1891, 1903, circa 1930s (Box 6; 5 folders)
Biographical Note:
Oscar Bluemner (1867-1938) was born Friedrich Julius Oskar Blümner in Prussia in 1867. As a child he received some formal art training. He enrolled in the architecture department of the Konigliche Technische Hochschule (Royal Technical Academy), Berlin, and received his architecture degree in 1892. A few months later he moved to the United States and worked in Chicago as a draftsman at the World's Columbian Exposition. After the exposition, Bluemner attempted to find work in both Chicago and New York City, but could not find steady employment. In 1903 he created the winning design for the Bronx Borough Courthouse, and for the next few years had various intermittent jobs as an architect in New York. Around this time Bluemner also began writing down his thoughts on aesthetics, art history, and art theory, which he would continue to do for the rest of his life in various journals, diaries, and notebooks.

In 1908 Bluemner met Alfred Stieglitz at Stieglitz's gallery, known as "291", and by 1910 he had decided to pursue painting full-time rather than architecture. From 1911 to 1912 he worked on a set of Neo-Impressionist paintings and, using the money he won in a suit regarding the Bronx Courthouse design, he went on a seven-month trip to Europe, touring museums and galleries, and exhibiting his own work in Germany. Upon returning to the United States, Bluemner exhibited in the 1913 Armory Show, and in 1915 had a one-man show at 291. Despite participating in several exhibitions, including solo shows, for the next ten years Bluemner failed to sell many paintings and lived with his family in near-poverty. In 1916 he moved to New Jersey, living as an itinerant, until finally settling in South Braintree, Massachusetts, after his wife's death in 1926. Over the next few years, Bluemner had several prominent one-man shows at the Whitney Studio Galleries and at the Marie Harriman Gallery in New York. He was briefly employed for the Public Works of Art Project in 1934 and the Federal Art Project in 1936, but due to failing health was forced to stop painting. Oscar Bluemner committed suicide in 1938.
Related Material:
Also found in the Archives of American Art is the John Davis Hatch papers, 1790-1995, which include correspondence, printed material, and research files regarding Oscar Bluemner.

Additional Oscar Bluemner materials are available at the Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University, and within the Vera Bluemner Kouba Collection, Stetson University, Deland, Florida.
Separated Material:
The Archives of American Art also holds microfilm of material lent for microfilming on reel N737. Loaned materials were returned to the lender and are not described in the collection container inventory.
Provenance:
The material on reel N737 was lent by Graham Gallery in 1968. The rest of the collection was donated between 1970-1985 by John David Hatch, a close friend of Bluemner and an art historian.
Restrictions:
The collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website.
Rights:
The Oscar Bluemner papers 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 -- Philosophy  Search this
Works of art  Search this
Painting -- Technique  Search this
Architects -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art -- History  Search this
Art criticism  Search this
Art, Chinese  Search this
Art, Japanese  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketches
Writings
Diaries
Photographs
Citation:
Oscar Bluemner papers, 1886-1939, 1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.blueosca
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Archives of American Art
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Artwork, Paintings, Biblical ( Peaceable Kingdom)

Collection Creator:
Carlen Galleries  Search this
Container:
Box NA, Reel 5748
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Collection Rights:
Parts 1 and 3 of the Carlen Galleries, Inc. records are owned by the Archives of American Art. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. Parts 2 and 4 were loaned for microfilming and the originals returned to the donor. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records, 1775-1997, bulk 1940-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carlen Galleries, Inc., records / Series 4: Loan (2002) / 4.7: Photographs
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Archives of American Art
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ead_component:sova-aaa-carlgall-ref539

Artwork, Paintings, Figures

Collection Creator:
Carlen Galleries  Search this
Container:
Box NA, Reel 5748
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Collection Rights:
Parts 1 and 3 of the Carlen Galleries, Inc. records are owned by the Archives of American Art. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. Parts 2 and 4 were loaned for microfilming and the originals returned to the donor. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records, 1775-1997, bulk 1940-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carlen Galleries, Inc., records / Series 4: Loan (2002) / 4.7: Photographs
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Archives of American Art
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Artwork, Paintings, Genre

Collection Creator:
Carlen Galleries  Search this
Container:
Box NA, Reel 5748
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Collection Rights:
Parts 1 and 3 of the Carlen Galleries, Inc. records are owned by the Archives of American Art. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. Parts 2 and 4 were loaned for microfilming and the originals returned to the donor. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records, 1775-1997, bulk 1940-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carlen Galleries, Inc., records / Series 4: Loan (2002) / 4.7: Photographs
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Archives of American Art
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ead_component:sova-aaa-carlgall-ref541

Artwork, Paintings, History

Collection Creator:
Carlen Galleries  Search this
Container:
Box NA, Reel 5748
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Collection Rights:
Parts 1 and 3 of the Carlen Galleries, Inc. records are owned by the Archives of American Art. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. Parts 2 and 4 were loaned for microfilming and the originals returned to the donor. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records, 1775-1997, bulk 1940-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carlen Galleries, Inc., records / Series 4: Loan (2002) / 4.7: Photographs
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Archives of American Art
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Artwork, Paintings, Landscape

Collection Creator:
Carlen Galleries  Search this
Container:
Box NA, Reel 5748
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Collection Rights:
Parts 1 and 3 of the Carlen Galleries, Inc. records are owned by the Archives of American Art. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. Parts 2 and 4 were loaned for microfilming and the originals returned to the donor. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records, 1775-1997, bulk 1940-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carlen Galleries, Inc., records / Series 4: Loan (2002) / 4.7: Photographs
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Archives of American Art
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Artwork, Paintings, Marine

Collection Creator:
Carlen Galleries  Search this
Container:
Box NA, Reel 5748
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Collection Rights:
Parts 1 and 3 of the Carlen Galleries, Inc. records are owned by the Archives of American Art. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. Parts 2 and 4 were loaned for microfilming and the originals returned to the donor. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records, 1775-1997, bulk 1940-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carlen Galleries, Inc., records
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records / Series 4: Loan (2002) / 4.7: Photographs
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Archives of American Art
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ead_component:sova-aaa-carlgall-ref544

Artwork, Paintings, Miscellaneous Subjects (animals, allegory)

Collection Creator:
Carlen Galleries  Search this
Container:
Box NA, Reel 5748
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Collection Rights:
Parts 1 and 3 of the Carlen Galleries, Inc. records are owned by the Archives of American Art. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. Parts 2 and 4 were loaned for microfilming and the originals returned to the donor. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records, 1775-1997, bulk 1940-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carlen Galleries, Inc., records
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records / Series 4: Loan (2002) / 4.7: Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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ead_component:sova-aaa-carlgall-ref545

Artwork, Paintings, Native American

Collection Creator:
Carlen Galleries  Search this
Container:
Box NA, Reel 5748
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Collection Rights:
Parts 1 and 3 of the Carlen Galleries, Inc. records are owned by the Archives of American Art. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. Parts 2 and 4 were loaned for microfilming and the originals returned to the donor. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records, 1775-1997, bulk 1940-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carlen Galleries, Inc., records
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records / Series 4: Loan (2002) / 4.7: Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-carlgall-ref546

Artwork, Paintings by Horace Pippin

Collection Creator:
Carlen Galleries  Search this
Container:
Box NA, Reel 5748
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Collection Rights:
Parts 1 and 3 of the Carlen Galleries, Inc. records are owned by the Archives of American Art. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. Parts 2 and 4 were loaned for microfilming and the originals returned to the donor. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records, 1775-1997, bulk 1940-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carlen Galleries, Inc., records
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records / Series 4: Loan (2002) / 4.7: Photographs
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Archives of American Art
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Artwork, Paintings, Portraits

Collection Creator:
Carlen Galleries  Search this
Container:
Box NA, Reel 5748
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Collection Rights:
Parts 1 and 3 of the Carlen Galleries, Inc. records are owned by the Archives of American Art. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. Parts 2 and 4 were loaned for microfilming and the originals returned to the donor. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records, 1775-1997, bulk 1940-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carlen Galleries, Inc., records
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records / Series 4: Loan (2002) / 4.7: Photographs
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Archives of American Art
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Artwork, Paintings, Still Life

Collection Creator:
Carlen Galleries  Search this
Container:
Box NA, Reel 5748
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Collection Rights:
Parts 1 and 3 of the Carlen Galleries, Inc. records are owned by the Archives of American Art. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. Parts 2 and 4 were loaned for microfilming and the originals returned to the donor. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Carlen Galleries, Inc., records, 1775-1997, bulk 1940-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Carlen Galleries, Inc., records / Series 4: Loan (2002) / 4.7: Photographs
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Archives of American Art
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Child with Christmas Card

Artist:
Alden Finney Brooks, 3 Apr 1840 - 1938?  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Girl  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, and gold paint on wove cardboard
Dimensions:
22.9 x 16.8cm (9 x 6 5/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.a.
Topic:
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Carpet  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Lamp  Search this
Home Furnishings\Mirror  Search this
Architecture\Fireplace  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Boots  Search this
Unidentified Girl: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Website: https://www.metmuseum.org/
Object number:
1989.299 MMA
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm47fcba386-cb98-4274-a9d4-fc03bc691ead
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1989.299_MMA

Self Portrait of African American Painter (Possibly)

Title:
Unidentified Man
Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas (?)
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1935-1959
Topic:
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Artist's Effects\Palette  Search this
Artist's Effects\Paintbrush  Search this
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
NY990696
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a3ff6d40-5869-4d36-9964-ede83fa0fcf8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY990696

Self-Portrait

Title:
Ella Sophonisba Hergesheimer
Artist:
Ella Sophonisba Hergesheimer, 1873 - 1943  Search this
Sitter:
Ella Sophonisba Hergesheimer, 1873 - 1943  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
123.8 × 83.2cm (48 3/4 × 32 3/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1931
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Cat  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Foliage  Search this
Artist's Effects\Palette  Search this
Artist's Effects\Paintbrush  Search this
Religious\Cross  Search this
Artist's Effects\Canvas  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Scarf  Search this
Ella Sophonisba Hergesheimer: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Ella Sophonisba Hergesheimer: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art
Website: www.cheekwood.org/
Object number:
1960.2.12
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e2284a67-f69e-4610-ae1d-c1c087860c75
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1960.2.12

Self-Portrait (Myself at Work) [Archibald Motley]

Artist:
Archibald J. Motley, Jr., 7 Oct 1891 - 16 Jan 1981  Search this
Sitter:
Archibald J. Motley, Jr., 7 Oct 1891 - 16 Jan 1981  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
57.125 × 45.25 in. (145.1 × 114.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1933
Topic:
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Watch  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Pipe  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Interior\Studio\Art  Search this
Artist's Effects\Palette  Search this
Artist's Effects\Paintbrush  Search this
Container\Bottle  Search this
Architecture\Wall  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Home Furnishings\Lighting Devices\Lamp  Search this
Costume\Smock  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Cap\Beret  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Statue  Search this
Home Furnishings\Curtain  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Mask  Search this
Religious\Crucifix  Search this
Self-portrait  Search this
Artist's Effects\Knife\Palette knife  Search this
Archibald J. Motley, Jr.: Male  Search this
Archibald J. Motley, Jr.: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Archibald J. Motley, Jr.: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC992226
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm40183a96f-6418-4ed9-a54c-baf22577e72d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC992226

Portrait of a Woman on a Wicker Settee

Artist:
Archibald J. Motley, Jr., 7 Oct 1891 - 16 Jan 1981  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
38.75 × 31.25 in. (98.4 × 79.4 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1931
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Earring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Container\Vase  Search this
Interior\Domestic  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Fan  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Settee  Search this
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC992227
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm41178a2a3-93a8-48ad-b8b2-2c6b678a206b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC992227

Mrs. A. J. Motley, Jr.

Artist:
Archibald J. Motley, Jr., 7 Oct 1891 - 16 Jan 1981  Search this
Sitter:
Edith Granzo Motley, died 1948  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
100.6 × 81.3cm (39 5/8 × 32")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1930
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Brooch  Search this
Costume\Jewelry\Ring  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Sofa  Search this
Costume\Stole\Fur  Search this
Edith Granzo Motley: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
PC992231
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4544f4ae0-f37e-43e8-9ecd-d68f1c50f77d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_PC992231

Ira Gershwin Self Portrait

Artist:
Ira Gershwin, 6 Dec 1896 - 17 Aug 1983  Search this
Sitter:
Ira Gershwin, 6 Dec 1896 - 17 Aug 1983  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Not available
Type:
Painting
Date:
1932
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Artwork\Painting  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Artist's Effects\Palette  Search this
Artist's Effects\Paintbrush  Search this
Artist's Effects\Easel  Search this
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Credit Line:
Owner: Library of Congress
Website: www.loc.gov/
Object number:
DC340141
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ac0c8d7b-df5b-47ff-8226-06a0957f89bc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_DC340141

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