Tobey, Mark

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Painter; Abstract Expressionist. Also worked as fashion illustrator, portrait painter. Born in Wisconsin, December 11, 1892. Died 1976. Worked in Chicago, Seattle, Basel, Switzerland; New York, N.Y., Dartington Hall, Devonshire, England, and Paris. Convert to Baha'i religion.

From the description of Mark Tobey papers, [ca. 1920]-1977. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78566820

Tobey was a painter; Seattle, Wash. Corle was at one time a New York City stage actress and wife of novelist, Edwin Corle. McCandless sold the painting to the University of Arizona Museum, Tucson.

From the description of Mark Tobey letters to Helen Freeman Corle, [ca. 1935-1945]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79827597

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referencedIn Levine, Ken M. Northwest Visionaries video, outtakes, sound recordings, and notes, [ca. 1977]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Hatch, John Davis. John Davis Hatch interview, 1979 Aug. 30-1980 Nov. 7. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Hatch, John Davis. Oral history interview with John Davis Hatch, 1979 Aug. 30-1980 Nov. 7. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Landgren, Marchal E. Marchal Landgren papers, 1928-1983. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Inverarity, Robert Bruce, 1909-1999. Robert Bruce Inverarity papers, ca. 1840s-1997. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Smith, Arthur Hall, 1929-. Arthur Hall Smith papers, 1956-1966. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Agostini, Peter. Peter Agostini interview, 1968 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Burkhardt, Hans Gustav, 1904-1994. Hans and Thordis Burkhardt papers, 1905-1981. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Cage, John 1912-1992. Oral history interview with John Cage, 1974 May 2. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Tobey, Mark : Biographical file. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
referencedIn Agostini, Peter. Oral history interview with Peter Agostini, 1968. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Langton, Basil. Basil Langton collection of photographs of Mark Tobey, circa 1920-1933 [graphic]. University of Washington Libraries
creatorOf Tobey, Mark. Mark Tobey papers, [ca. 1920]-1977. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Seders, Francine, 1932-. Francine Seders papers, 1950-1977. ND Univ of Washington Libraries (OCLC Worldshare ILL Beta)
referencedIn Okada, Frank S. (Frank Sumio), 1931-2000,. Oral history interview with Frank S. Okada, 1990 Aug. 16-17 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Pickhardt, Rosamond Forbes, 1908-. Oral history interview with Rosamond Forbes Pickhardt, 1995 Feb. 13. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Thomas, Edward B., 1920-1984. Oral history interview with Edward B. Thomas, 1983 April 28-May 10. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Okada, Kenzō, 1902-. Oral history interview with Kenzo Okada, 1968 Nov. 22. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Eckstein, Joanna, 1903-1983. Oral history interview with Joanna Eckstein, 1983 Apr. 7. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery (New York, N.Y.). St. Mark's in the Bouwerie exhibition catalogs, [ca. 1920]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Inverarity, Robert Bruce, 1909-. Robert Bruce Inverarity papers, circa 1840s-1997. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Callahan, Kenneth, 1905-1986. Kenneth Callahan interviews, 1982 Oct. 27-Dec. 19. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Berman, Avis. Avis Berman research material on Katharine Kuh, 1944-2006. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Hillman, Kay. Kay Hillman papers, 1960-1977. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Hatch, John Davis. Oral history interview with John Davis Hatch, 1979 Aug. 30-1980 Nov. 7. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Schaeffer, Rudolph. Rudolph Schaeffer papers, 1880s-1994. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Cage, John 1912-1992. John Cage interview, 1974 May 2. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kuh, Katharine. Katharine Kuh papers, 1908-1994. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Keen, Helen Boyd, b. 1899. Helen Boyd Keen papers, 1936-1986. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Rosenberg, Harold, 1906-1978. Oral history interview with Harold Rosenberg, 1970 Dec. 17-1973 Jan. 28. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Burkhardt, Hans Gustav, 1904-1994. Hans Burkhardt interviews, 1974 Nov. 25. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Tobey, Mark. Mark Tobey letters to Helen Freeman Corle, [ca. 1935-1945]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Barnett, Virginia. Virginia Barnett papers concerning Mark Tobey, ca. 1950-1979. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Cummings, Paul. Paul Cummings papers, 1967-1993. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn T'eng, Kuei, 1902-. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1928-1952, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Ashton, Dore. Dore Ashton papers, 1849-2010 bulk 1931-1983. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Eli and Esther Rashkov papers, 1954-1986 (bulk 1975-1980). University of Washington Libraries
referencedIn Cage, John 1912-1992. John Cage interview, 1974 May 2 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Reichman, Fred, 1925-. Fred Reichman papers, 1952-1996. (bulk 1952-1959). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Rosenberg, Harold, 1906-1978. Oral history interview with Harold Rosenberg, 1970 Dec. 17-1973 Jan. 28. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Barnett, Virginia. Virginia Barnett papers, ca. 1950-1979. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Inverarity, Robert Bruce, 1909-. Robert Bruce Inverarity papers, circa 1840s-1997. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Malone, Dorothy, 1912-. Oral history interview with Dorothy Malone, 1983 Jan. 27. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf TOBEY, MARK. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
creatorOf Browne, Maurice, 1881-1955. Ellen Van Volkenburg-Maurice Browne general correspondence, 1911- University of Michigan
creatorOf Loch, Elizabeth B. Elizabeth B. Loch letters, 1968-1971. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Graham, John, 1887-1961. John D. Graham papers, 1799-1988 (bulk 1890-1961). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Berman, Avis. Avis Berman research material on Katharine Kuh, 1939-2006. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Siegriest, 1899-1989. Oral history interview with Louis Siegriest, 1975 Apr. 5. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Jenkins, Paul, 1923-. Paul Jenkins papers, 1940-2007. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Willard Gallery. Willard Gallery records, 1917-1973. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Callahan, Kenneth, 1905-1986. Kenneth Callahan interviews, 1982 Oct. 27-Dec. 19. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Tobey, Mark, 1890-1976 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Kuh, Katharine. Katharine Kuh papers, 1875-1994, bulk, 1930-1994. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Agostini, Peter. Peter Agostini interview, 1968 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Cornish School of Allied Arts (Seattle, Wash.). Cornish School of Allied Arts records, 1893-1989 (bulk 1932-1977). University of Washington Libraries
creatorOf Dahl, Arthur L., 1942-. Arthur L. and Joyce Lyon Dahl papers, 1926-1988. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Lippold, Richard, 1915-. Richard Lippold papers, 1944-1977. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Seliger, Charles, 1926-. Charles Seliger diaries, 1959-1987. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Pickhardt, Rosamond Forbes, 1908-2004. Oral history interview with Rosamond Forbes Pickhardt, 1995 Feb. 13. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Cumming, William. William Cumming interview, 1965 Apr. 3. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kuh, Katharine. Katharine Kuh papers, 1908-1994. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Eckstein, Joanna, 1903-1983. Joanna Eckstein interview, 1983 Apr. 7 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Utley, Windsor, 1920-1989. Windsor Utley papers, 1927-1990 (bulk 1945-1989). University of Washington Libraries
referencedIn Kuh, Katharine. Katharine Kuh interviews, 1982 Mar. 18 - 1983 Mar. 24. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Thompson, Jan Newstrom,. Oral history interview with Jan Thompson, 1983 Sept. 6-Nov. 16 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Draper, Muriel, b. 1886. Muriel Draper Papers. 1881-1977 (bulk 1925-1950). Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Callahan, Kenneth, 1905-1986. Oral history interview with Kenneth Callahan, 1982 Oct. 27-Dec. 19. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Jenkins, Paul, 1923-. Paul Jenkins papers, 1940-2007. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf San Francisco Art Association. San Francisco Art Association and related organizational records, 1871-1978 (bulk 1871-1920). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Hauberg, John H. (John Henry), 1916-2002. John H. Hauberg papers, 1923-2001 (bulk 1949-1991). University of Washington Libraries
creatorOf McGrath, James A. James A. McGrath papers concerning William T. Wiley, 1950-2010. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Wilke, Ulfert, 1907-1987. Ulfert Wilke papers, 1934-1977. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kuh, Katharine. Oral history interview with Katharine Kuh, 1982 Mar. 18-1983 Mar. 24. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Wehr, Wesley, 1929-. Oral history interview with Wesley C. Wehr, 1983 May 26-Sept. 22 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Namkung, Johsel, 1919-. Oral history interview with Johsel Namkung, 1989 Oct. 5-1991 Feb. 25 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Burkhardt, Hans Gustav, 1904-1994,. Oral history interview with Hans Burkhardt, 1974 Nov. 25 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Pickhardt, Rosamond Forbes. Rosamond Forbes Pickhardt interview, 1995 Feb. 13. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Ford, John Charles, 1929-. John Charles Ford papers, [ca. 1930]-1977. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Turbyfill, Mark, 1896-1990. Mark Turbyfill papers, 1911-1985. Newberry Library
referencedIn Washington, James W., 1911-2000. Oral history interview with James W. Washington, Jr., 1987 June 29. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Miller, Dorothy Canning, 1904-2003. Oral history interview with Dorothy C. Miller, 1970 May 26-1971 Sept. 28. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Fleckenstein, Opal R., 1911 or 2-1996. Oral history interview Opal R. Fleckenstein, 1965 Nov. 19 and 20. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Chinn, Andrew, 1915-1996,. Oral history interview with Andrew Chinn, 1991 Aug. 9 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Elshin, Jacob Alexander, b. 1892. Jacob Alexander Elshin interviews, 1965 Apr. 21 - 22. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Tobey, Mark. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Ashton, Dore. Dore Ashton papers, 1849-1983 (bulk 1931-1983). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Miller, Dorothy Canning, 1904-2003. Oral history interview with Dorothy C. Miller, 1970 May 26-1971 Sept. 28. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Turbyfill, Mark, 1896-1990. Selected Mark Turbyfill letters, 1907-1966. Southern Illinois University, Morris Library
creatorOf Stern, Edith M. (Edith Mendel), 1901-1975. Edith M. Stern papers, 1962-1973. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Mason, Alden, 1919-. Oral history interview with Alden Mason, 1984 Jan. 13-Feb. 21 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Fleckenstein, Opal R., 1911 or 2-1996. Opal R. Fleckenstein interview, 1965 Nov. 19 and 20 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn American Federation of Arts. American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993 (bulk 1909-1969). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Callahan, Kenneth, 1905-1986. Kenneth Callahan papers, 1932-1963. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Elshin, Jacob Alexander, b. 1892. Oral history interview with Jacob Alexander Elshin, 1965 Apr. 21-22. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Burkhardt, Hans Gustav, 1904-. Hans Burkhardt interviews, 1974 Nov. 25 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Whitney Museum of American Art. Whitney Museum of American Art artists' files and records, 1914-1966. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Inverarity, Robert Bruce, 1909-1999. Robert Bruce Inverarity papers, 1883-1993. University of Washington Libraries
referencedIn Cumming, William. Oral history interview with William Cumming, 1965 Apr. 3. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Wehr, Wesley, 1929-. Wesley Conrad Wehr papers, 1948-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Utley, Windsor, 1920-. Windsor Utley papers, 1951-1959. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Tobey, Mark. Mark Tobey : artist file : study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation 1930?-1990 [graphic] [compiled by staff of The Museum of Modern Art, New York]. Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection
referencedIn Namkung, Johsel, 1919-. Oral history interview with Johsel Namkung, 1989 Oct. 5-1991 Feb. 25 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Dochterman, Lillian, d. 1968. Lillian Dochterman papers, 1960-1968. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Okada, Frank S. (Frank Sumio), 1931-2000,. Oral history interview with Frank S. Okada, 1990 August 16-17 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Blaine, Nell, 1922-1996. Nell Blaine papers, 1930-1985. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Kizer, Carolyn. Papers, 1825-2004. Indiana University
referencedIn Straight, Michael Whitney. Photographs and letters regarding Mark Tobey murals, [ca. 1933]-1988. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Berman, Avis. Avis Berman research material on Katharine Kuh, circa 1946-2006. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Anderson, Guy, 1906-1998. Guy Irving Anderson letters, 1940-1979. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Graham, John, 1887-1961. John D. Graham papers, 1799-1988, bulk 1890-1961. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Hillman, Kay. person
associatedWith Holty, Carl, 1900-1973. person
associatedWith Inverarity, Robert Bruce, 1909- person
associatedWith Jenkins, Paul, 1923- person
associatedWith Keen, Helen Boyd, b. 1899. person
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associatedWith Kuh, Katharine person
associatedWith Kuh, Katharine. person
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associatedWith Leach, Bernard, 1887- person
associatedWith Levine, Ken M. person
associatedWith Lippold, Richard, 1915- person
associatedWith Loch, Elizabeth B. person
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associatedWith Utley, Windsor, 1920-1989. person
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associatedWith Whitney Museum of American Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Wilke, Ulfert, 1907-1987. person
associatedWith Willard Gallery. corporateBody
associatedWith Willard, Marian, 1904- person
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Washington (State)--Seattle
Washington (State)--Seattle
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Painting, Modern--20th century--History
Art--American (?)--Reproductions
Bahai Faith
Art, American
Painters
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