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You've searched: Whitney Museum Library, Artists’ Correspondence and Ephemera

  • Date Original: from 1940 - 1949
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    • Charles Sheeler to Mrs. Force, February 16

    • Handwritten letter from Charles Sheeler to Juliana Force, dated February 16, 1943. Giving his thanks for a letter and booklet that was sent to him and expressing his intention to cooperate with the committee by filling out froms pertaining to his...
    • Sheeler, Charles, 1883-1965;Force, Juliana, 1876-1948
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • Paul Cadmus to Mrs. Juliana Force, February 22, 1943.

    • Handwritten letter from Paul Cadmus to Juliana Force, February 22, 1943. Regarding the inclusion of Cadmus in the list of artists selected by The American Art Research Council.
    • Cadmus, Paul, 1904-1999;Force, Juliana, 1876-1948
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • Jon Corbino to Mr. Goodrich, 3-25-43

    • Handwritten letter from Jon Corbino to Lloyd Goodrich, dated March 25, 1943.
    • Corbino, Jon, 1905-1964;Goodrich, Lloyd, 1897-1987
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • Charkes Sheeler to Mr. Goodrich, April 9

    • Handwritten letter from Charles Sheeler to Lloyd Goodrich, dated April 9. Typwritten across top of letter is notation "10 forms sent 4/12/43."
    • Sheeler, Charles, 1883-1965;Goodrich, Lloyd, 1897-1987
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • Philip Evergood to Mrs. Force, February 18, 1943

    • Letter written by Philip Evergood to Juliana Force, dated February 18, 1943. Evergood confirming that he is compiling a complete and detailed list of his works for the American Art Research Council.
    • Force, Juliana, 1876-1948;
    • Art, American--20th century;Art, American--20th century--Inventories;
    • Rockwell Kent to Mr. Simon, July 1, 1949

    • Typewritten letter from Rockwell Kent to Charles Simon, dated July 1, 1949. A Life magazine clipping of a photograph is enclosed with the letter. It shows the baseball team of the old New York School of Art, undated.
    • Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971;Simon, Charles
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • Bertram Hartman to Mr. Goodrich, April 8-1947

    • Handwritten letter with illustration from C. Bertram Hartman to Lloyd Goodrich, dated April 8, 1947.
    • Hartman, C. Bertram, 1882-1960;Goodrich, Lloyd, 1897-1987;
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • Hobson Pittman to Mrs. Force February 22 1943

    • Handwritten letter from Hobson Pittman to Juliana Force, dated February 22, 1943.
    • Pittman, Hobson Lafayette, 1899 or 1900-1972;Force, Juliana, 1876-1948
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • Stuart Davis to Juliana Force, November 4th, 1940.

    • Letter from Stuart Davis to Juliana Force, November 4th, 1940. Letter in response to a letter Juliana sent posing the question, "What would you do if you had no money?".
    • Force, Juliana, 1876-1948;Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964;
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence;Art, American--20th Century--Sales;
    • Stuart Davis to Mrs. Sharkey, July 14, 1941.

    • Letter from Stuart Davis to Mrs. Sharkey regarding the purchase of paintings, July 14, 1941.
    • Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964;
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence;Art patronage;Art, American--20th Century--Sales;Drawing, American--20th century.;New York (N.Y.)--In art;
    • Yasuo Kuniyoshi to Grattan, Jan 26 [1942]

    • Handwritten letter from Yasuo Kuniyoshi to Grattan, dated January 26 [1942]. Discusses his interest in using his artistic talent to help the war effort.
    • Kuniyoshi, Yasuo, 1889-1953;Grattan, C. Hartley (Clinton Hartley), 1902-1980
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • Juliana Force to Stuart Davis, November 1, 1940.

    • Letter from Juliana Force to Stuart Davis restating her inability to purchase paintings he would like to sell due to financial constraints and other priorities, November 1, 1940 [1939?].
    • Force, Juliana, 1876-1948;Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964;
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence;
    • Zoltan Sepeshy to Mrs. Juliana Force, February 20-1943

    • Handwritten letter from Zoltan Sepeshy to Juliana Force, dated February 20, 1943. Expressing his honor of being included in the first group of artists selected by the American Art Research Council.
    • Sepeshy, Zoltan L., 1898-1974;Force, Juliana, 1876-1948;
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • Letter from Paul Cadmus to Juliana Force, February 22, 1943.

    • Handwritten letter from Paul Cadmus to Juliana Force, February 22, 1943. Regarding the inclusion of Cadmus in the list of artists selected by The American Art Research Council.
    • Cadmus, Paul, 1904-1999;Force, Juliana, 1876-1948
    • Art patronage;Art, American--20th century;
    • Stuart Davis to Lloyd Goodrich, April 10, 1946.

    • Letter from Stuart Davis to Lloyd Goodrich regarding his request that Goodrich correct a mistake in the Pioneers catalogue about his mistakenly being described as a non-objective artist, April 10, 1946.
    • Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964;Goodrich, Lloyd, 1897-1987;
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence;Art, American--20th century--Exhibitions;New York (N.Y.)--In art--Exhibitions;
    • Guy Pene Du Bois to Lloyd, 4/27 '43

    • Handwritten letter from Guy Pene Du Bois to Lloyd Goodrich, dated April 27, 1943.
    • Du Bois, Guy Pene, 1880-1946;Goodrich, Lloyd, 1897-1987
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • Stuart Davis to Juliana Force, March 22, 1940.

    • Letter from Stuart Davis to Juliana Force regarding Whitney interest in a potential book on abstract Art in America that Stuart intended to write, March 22, 1940.
    • Force, Juliana, 1876-1948;Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964;
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence;
    • Juliana Force to Stuart Davis, April 1, 1940

    • Letter from Juliana Force to Stuart Davis regarding the publication of his proposed book, April 1, 1940.
    • Force, Juliana, 1876-1948;Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964;
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence;
    • Lloyd Goodrich to Stuart Davis, April 11, 1946.

    • Letter from Lloyd Goodrich to Stuart Davis regarding correcting the use of the term 'non-objective' in regards to Davis' work, April 11, 1946.
    • Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964;Goodrich, Lloyd, 1897-1987;
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence;
    • Calder Drawings December 1 to 24. 1942 Willard Gallery

    • Exhibition postcard for Calder Drawings at the Willard Gallery, 32 East 57 Street, New York, on December 1 through 24, 1952. Addressed to Richard Kelly, Weir Hall, Yale University.
    • Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976
    • Art, American--20th century--Exhibitions
    • Hobson Pittman to Mrs. Force, December 29 -1943

    • Handwritten letter from Hobson Pittman to Juliana Force, dated December 29, 1943.
    • Pittman, Hobson Lafayette, 1899 or 1900-1972;Force, Juliana, 1876-1948
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • Stuart Davis to Juliana Force, January 18, 1941.

    • Letter from Stuart Davis to Juliana Force thanking her for the purchase of painting, House and Street, January 18, 1941.
    • Force, Juliana, 1876-1948;Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964;
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence;
    • 12/12/45 Works by Stuart Davis Sent to Whitney Museum

    • An inventory of items sent to the Whitney Museum from Stuart Davis including portfolios, paintings, watercolors, drawings, lithographs, gouaches a drawing for World's Fair mural, "History of Communications", December 12, 1945.
    • Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964;
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence;Art, American--20th Century--Sales;Art museums (institutions);Art patronage;New York (N.Y.)--In art;New York (N.Y.)--Pictorial works;Paperwork (Office practice);
    • Yasuo Kuniyoshi to Mr. Roy [sic] Goodrich, January 10, 1944

    • Typewritten letter from Yasuo Kuniyoshi to Lloyd Goodrich, dated January 10, 1944. Explains his interest in organizing anti-fascist Japanese American artists and hopes Goodrich will be a sponsor in the cause.
    • Kuniyoshi, Yasuo, 1889-1953;Goodrich, Lloyd, 1897-1987;
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • Letter from Juliana Force from Paul Cadmus, April 22, 1943.

    • Letter from Juliana Force to Paul Cadmus, April 22, 1943. Regarding the receipt of the list of paintings that Cadmus provided for her work with the American Art Research Council.
    • Cadmus, Paul, 1904-1999;Force, Juliana, 1876-1948
    • Art patronage;Art, American--20th century;
    • Guy Pene Du Bois to Lloyd, 4/28 '43

    • Handwritten letter from Guy Pene Du Bois to Lloyd Goodrich, dated April 27, 1943.
    • Du Bois, Guy Pene, 1880-1946;Goodrich, Lloyd, 1897-1987
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • My procedure in paintings

    • Handwritten essay along with letter on last page from Eugene Speicher to Mrs. Watson, dated June 11, 1942.
    • Speicher, Eugene (Eugene Edward), 1883-1962
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • Director to Ernest W. Watson, Editor, The American Artist

    • Typewritten letter from Juliana Force to Ernest Watson, editor of The American Artist, dated September 23, 1942. Thanking him for sending notes by Eugene Speicher.
    • Speicher, Eugene (Eugene Edward), 1883-1962;Force, Juliana, 1876-1948;Watson, Ernest William, 1884-1969
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence
    • abstract art WALKOWITZ december 30 - january 30, 1947

    • Exhibition brochure for Abraham Walkowitz abstract art show at the Egan Gallery, 53 East 57 Street, New York, on December 30, 1946 through January 30, 1947. Written by hand on front "Hoping to see you at the Exhibition. A. Walkowitz"
    • Walkowitz, Abraham, 1880-1965
    • Art, American--20th century--Exhibitions
    • Hobson Pittman to Mrs. Force, June 14 -1943

    • Handwritten letter from Hobson Lafayette Pittman to Juliana Force, dated June 14, 1943.
    • Pittman, Hobson Lafayette, 1899 or 1900-1972;Force, Juliana, 1876-1948
    • Art, American--20th century--Correspondence

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