Rebay, Hilla, 1890-1967

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Hilla Rebay (1890-1967) was a painter from New York, N.Y.

From the description of Oral history interview with Hilla Rebay, 1966. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80153742

Abstract painter, art collector, museum director; New York, N.Y.

Born in France. Active in Germany, Switzerland and France from 1910-1920 in the abstract art movement. Rebay worked with Solomon Guggenheim to form a collection of Non-Objective paintings. This collection became the basis of the Guggenheim Museum; Rebay served as its first director.

From the description of Hilla Rebay papers, 1921-1963. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122291463

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referencedIn Museum of Non-Objective Painting. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1952. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Rebay, Hilla, 1890-1967. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Roh, Franz, 1890-1965. Franz Roh papers, ca. 1911-1965. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Wolff, Robert Jay, 1905-. Robert Jay Wolff papers, 1926-1969. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Beckmann, Hannes, 1909-1977. Hannes Beckmann papers, 1930-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Wassily Kandinsky papers, 1911-1940, 1921-1937 Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Beckmann, Hannes, 1909-1977. Papers, 1928-1977. Getty Research Library
creatorOf Van Ness, Beatrice Whitney, 1888-1981. Beatrice Whitney Van Ness papers, 1883-1985. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf McCausland, Elizabeth, 1899-1965. Elizabeth McCausland papers, 1838-1965 (bulk 1920-1960). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Ney, Lloyd Raymond, 1893-1964 or 5. Lloyd Raymond Ney papers, 1902-1987. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Rebay, Hilla, 1890-1967. Oral history interview with Hilla Rebay, 1966. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Rebay, Hilla, 1890-1967. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1938. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Bauer, Rudolf, 1889-1953. Rudolf Bauer papers, 1918-1983. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Kamrowski, Gerome. Gerome Kamrowski papers, 1938-2004. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Arnason, H. Harvard. Oral history interview with H. Harvard Arnason, 1970 Mar. 3-9. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Rebay, Hilla, 1890-1967 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Rebay, Hilla, 1890-1967. Hilla Rebay papers, 1921-1963. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation. Scrapbooks regarding the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, 1935-1939. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Rebay, Hilla, 1890-1967. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Arnason, H. Harvard. H. Harvard Arnason interviews, 1970 Mar. 3 - 1970 Mar. 9. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Robert Richenburg papers, circa 1910s-2008 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
referencedIn Kandinsky, Wassily, 1866-1944. Wassily Kandinsky papers, 1911-1940 (bulk 1921-1937). Getty Research Library
creatorOf Grant, Dwinell, 1912-1991. Dwinell Grant papers, 1923-1988. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Arnason, H. Harvard person
associatedWith Art Dealers Association of America. corporateBody
associatedWith Bauer, Rudolf, 1889-1953. person
associatedWith Bauhaus. corporateBody
associatedWith Beckmann, Hannes, 1909-1977. person
associatedWith Grant, Dwinell, 1912-1991. person
associatedWith Hooton, Bruce Duff, 1928- person
associatedWith Kamrowski, Gerome. person
associatedWith Kandinsky, Wassily, 1866-1944. person
associatedWith McCausland, Elizabeth, 1899-1965. person
associatedWith Moholy-Nagy, László, 1895-1946. person
associatedWith Museum of Non-Objective Painting. corporateBody
associatedWith Ney, Lloyd Raymond, 1893-1964 or 5. person
associatedWith Richenburg, Robert person
associatedWith Roh, Franz, 1890-1965. person
associatedWith Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation. corporateBody
associatedWith Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. corporateBody
associatedWith Van Ness, Beatrice Whitney, 1888-1981. person
associatedWith Wolff, Robert Jay, 1905- person
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New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)
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Women artists--Interviews
Painters
Art, American
Painting, Abstract
Art--Collectors and collecting
Art as an investment--Taxation--Law and legislation
Painters--Interviews
Women painters
Museum Directors
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Birth 1890-05-31

Death 1967-09-27

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