Levy, Julien

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Educator, writer, art dealer, collector; New York, N.Y. and Conn. Born 1906. Died 1981.

From the description of Julien Levy interview, 1975 May 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220182594

Julien Levy (1906-1981) was an educator, writer, art dealer, and collector from New York, N.Y. and Conn.

From the description of Oral history interview with Julien Levy, 1975 May 30 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 495595094

Author, teacher, filmmaker, gallery owner and art collector; New York, N.Y.

One of the foremost promoters of surrealism and neo-romantic art in the United States. He ran the Julien Levy Gallery, N.Y.C., from 1931 until 1949, dealing in avant-garde art.

From the description of Photograph of Julien Levy, [undated]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122404548

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creatorOf Rand, Harry. Harry Rand interviews with artists, 1973-1999. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Porter, Allan. Oral history interview with Allan Porter, 1967 May 24. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988. Oral history interview with Isamu Noguchi, 1973 Nov. 7-1973 Dec. 26. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf LEVY, JULIEN. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
creatorOf Durlacher Bros. Durlacher Bros. Records, 1919-1973. getty research institute
referencedIn Kiesler, Frederick. Letters received by Frederick Kiesler, 1937-1961. getty research institute
creatorOf Levy, Julien. Julien Levy interview, 1975 May 30. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Levy, Julien. Surrealist house, 1938. getty research institute
creatorOf Levy, Julien. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Alan, Charles, 1908?-1975,. Oral history interview with Charles Alan, 1970 Aug. 20-25 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Harvard University. Learning from performers : sound recordings, 1977 Mar. 31-1979 June 4. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Hare, David, 1917-1992. Oral history interview with David Hare, 1968 Jan. 17. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Peterdi, Gabor. Gabor Peterdi interview, 1971 Apr. 29. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Peterdi, Gabor. Oral history interview with Gabor Peterdi, 1971 Apr. 29. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Lynes, Russell, 1910-1991. Russell Lynes papers, 1935-1986. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Hare, David, 1917-1992. David Hare interview, 1968 Jan. 17. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Levy, Julien. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1937. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Alan, Charles, 1908?-1975. Oral history interview with Charles Alan, 1970 Aug. 20-1970 Aug. 25 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Donati, Enrico, 1909-2008. Oral history interview with Enrico Donati, 1997 Jan. 7. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Lanyon, Ellen. Ellen Lanyon papers, 1944-1991. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Peterdi, Gabor,. Oral history interview with Gabor Peterdi, 1971 Apr. 29 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Levy, Julien : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988. Oral history interview with Isamu Noguchi, 1973 Nov. 7-Dec. 26. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Levy, Julien. Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1961. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Levy, Julien. Surrealism, yesterday and tomorrow. Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Porter, Allen, 1902-1987. Oral history interview with Allen Porter, 1967 May 24. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Alan, Charles, 1908?-1975. Charles Alan interviews, 1970 Aug. 20-1970 Aug. 25 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Leyda, Jay, 1910-1988. Jay and Si Lan Chen Leyda papers, 1913-1987 (bulk 1930-1980). Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Soby, James Thrall, 1906-1979. James Thrall Soby papers, 1928-1975 (bulk 1935-1955). getty research institute
creatorOf Levy, Julien,. Oral history interview with Julien Levy, 1975 May 30 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Porter, Allan. Allan Porter interview, 1967 May 24. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Miller, Dorothy Canning, 1904-2003. Dorothy C. Miller papers, circa 1912-1992, bulk 1959-1984. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Castelli, Leo,. Oral history interview with Leo Castelli, 1969 July [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Levy, Julien. Levy, Julien : [photography bio file]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Jackson, Brooks, gallery owner,. Oral history interview with Brooks Jackson, 1976 Mar. 22 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Levy, Julien. Photograph of Julien Levy, [undated]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Hare, David, 1917-1992. Oral history interview with David Hare, 1968 Jan. 17. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Architectural Digest. Letter and article regarding Julien Levy, 1981 Mar. 6. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Alan, Charles, 1908?-1975, person
associatedWith Architectural Digest. corporateBody
associatedWith Castelli, Leo, person
associatedWith Cummings, Paul, person
associatedWith Dalí, Salvador, 1904-1989. person
associatedWith Donati, Enrico, 1909-2008 person
associatedWith Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968. person
associatedWith Durlacher Bros. corporateBody
associatedWith Hare, David, 1917-1992 person
associatedWith Harvard University. corporateBody
associatedWith Jackson, Brooks, gallery owner, person
associatedWith Kiesler, Frederick. person
associatedWith Lanyon, Ellen. person
associatedWith Levy, Julian. person
associatedWith Leyda, Jay, 1910-1988. person
associatedWith Lynes, Russell, 1910-1991. person
associatedWith Miller, Dorothy Canning, 1904-2003. person
associatedWith New York World's Fair (1939-1940) corporateBody
associatedWith Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988 person
associatedWith Office for the Arts at Harvard & Radcliffe. corporateBody
associatedWith Peterdi, Gabor, person
associatedWith Porter, Allan. person
associatedWith Porter, Allen, 1902-1987. person
associatedWith Rand, Harry. person
associatedWith Soby, James Thrall, 1906-1979. person
associatedWith Treadwell, Helen, 1902- person
associatedWith Woodner, Ian. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
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Art dealers--Interviews
Surrealism
Architecture, Modern
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