Davis, Jim, 1901-1974

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James Edward Davis (1901-1974) was a filmmaker from New York, N.Y.

From the description of Oral history interview with James Edward Davis, 1971 Aug. 10 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 495595139

Filmmaker; New York, N.Y.

From the description of James Edward Davis interview, 1971 Aug. 10 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78999174

Painter, photographer, filmmaker; Princeton, New Jersey.

Davis's specialty was abstract art. He studied with Andre Lhote in Paris.

From the description of James Edward Davis papers, 1917-1969. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122571043

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referencedIn Cleve Gray papers, 1933-2005 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
creatorOf Davis, James Edward, 1901-1974. James Edward Davis : 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
creatorOf Rose, Barbara. Barbara Rose papers, 1962-circa 1969. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Davis, James Edward, 1901-. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Gray, Cleve. Cleve Gray papers, 1942-2004. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Davis, James Edward, 1901- : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Gray, Cleve. Cleve Gray papers, 1933-2005. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gray, Cleve. Cleve Gray papers, 1942-2004. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Davis, Jim, 1901-1974,. Oral history interview with James Edward Davis, 1971 Aug. 10 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Davis, Jim, 1901-1974. James Edward Davis papers, 1917-1969. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gray, Cleve. Cleve Gray papers, 1942-2004. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Davis, Jim, 1901-1974. James Edward Davis interview, 1971 Aug. 10 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gray, Cleve. Cleve Gray papers, 1942-2004. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Cummings, Paul, person
associatedWith De Marco, Norman. person
associatedWith Gray, Cleve person
associatedWith Gray, Cleve. person
associatedWith Kossoff, Rosalind. person
associatedWith Lye, Len, 1901-1980. person
associatedWith Marin, John, 1870-1953. person
associatedWith Moholy-Nagy, László, 1895-1946. person
associatedWith Moholy-Nagy, Sibyl, 1905- person
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Rose, Barbara. person
associatedWith Steichen, Edward, 1879-1973. person
associatedWith Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946. person
associatedWith Vanderpool, Wynant D. person
associatedWith Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
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Art, Abstract
Mobiles (Sculpture)
Filmmakers--Interviews
Art--American (?)--Reproductions
Photographers
Art, American
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Birth 1901

Death 1974

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