Georgia O'Keeffe Foundation records circa 1950-2006 1986-2006
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Georgia O’Keeffe is one of the most significant artists of the 20th century, renowned for her contribution to modern art.Born on November 15, 1887, the second of seven children, Georgia Totto O’Keeffe grew up on a farm near Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. By the time she graduated from high school in 1905, O’Keeffe had determined to make her way as an artist. She studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and the Art Students League in New York, where she learned the techniques of traditional painting. Th...
In 1921, the Pennsylvania Museum of Art (later renamed the Philadelphia Museum of Art) held a special loan exhibition of colonial silver, mostly American pieces, with some European ones. A catalog of the exhibit was published as Bulletin number 68 in June 1921. There are no clues as to who assembled this special volume. From the description of Bulletin - Philadelphia Museum of Art. (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 261233369 Art museum; Philadelphia, Pen...
Biographical/Historical Note Barbara Rose is an American art historian and critic, born in 1938 and educated at Smith College, Barnard College and Columbia University. She is known primarily for her writings on 20th-century American art. She has taught (at Hunter College, the Universtiy of California at San Diego and Irvine, and Sarah Lawrence College), curated exhibitions and made films. Through her marriage to Frank Stella and f...
Art patron and collector, Los Angeles, Calif. Collections deal with South Seas and Western paintings. From the description of Los Angeles County Museum records relating to the Mr. and Mrs. William Preston Harrison collections, 1916-1973. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122552599 Originally part of the Los Angeles County Museum of History, Science, & Art located in Exposition Park, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art was established as a separate institution in 1961. In 1...
Caroline and Sheldon Keck were art conservators in New York. They worked for many museums and private clients. As well, they founded art conservation programs at the New York University Conservation Center and in Cooperstown, New York. They were active in a number of professional organizations and published many papers and several books on art conservation. From the description of Papers, 1934-1990. (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 261233437 ...
The development of the PhotoArchive/ Library began in the earliest years of the development of the J. Paul Getty Museum during the mid- to late-1950s. Since 1983 the Photo Archive/Library has been part of the Getty Research Institute. From the description of Photo Archive budget information, 1976-1979. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 85173571 After considering various options for expanding his ranch house in Pacific Palisades, California, which had served as ...
The Museum of Fine Arts is one of the museums within the Museum of New Mexico, a subordinate unit of the Office of Cultural Affairs. From the description of Museum of Fine Arts correspondence, 1910-1978. (Museum of New Mexico Library). WorldCat record id: 37518551 From the guide to the Museum of Fine Arts Correspondence, 1910-1978, (Museum of New Mexico. Fray Angélico Chávez History Library.) Art museum; Santa Fe, New Mexico. From the description of Muse...
The main building of the Metropolitan Museum of Art is located at 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York, N.Y. In the late 1950s and early 1960s, a new art reference library, named the Thomas J. Watson Library, was designed by the architectural firm of Brown, Lawford and Forbes in consultation with the Museum. Severud-Elstad-Krueger were the structural engineers; Krey and Hunt were the mechanical engineers. The Library formally opened Jan. 26, 1965. It occupies three floors: the two lower floors comprise s...
American art museum; New York, N.Y. Founded by Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney and formally opened in 1931. Previous to its opening as a museum it was known as the Whitney Studio Club (1914-28) and Whitney Studio Galleries (1928-30). From the description of Whitney Museum of American Art artists' files and records, 1914-1966. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86133455 The Friends of the Whitney Museum of American Art is an upper level membershi...
The Georgia O'Keeffe Foundation, a self-limiting nonprofit organization, was established in May 1989 with a purpose of expanding and perpetuating the artistic legacy of the artist Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986). The foundation had offices in Abiquiu and Santa Fe, New Mexico, a five-member Board of Directors, and a small administrative staff. Its three permanently appointed directors were Juan Hamilton, Raymond R. Krueger, and June O'Keeffe Sebring; elected directors over time included Richard R. B...
The Grolier Club was founded in Jan. 23, 1884 by a group of seven New York City book collectors with the object, as stated in its constitution, "of literary study and promotion of the arts pertaining to the production of books." From its early days the Club has maintained a library related to collecting, bibliography and books about books. A library endowment fund (sometimes referred to as the "Library Fund) for the Grolier Club was first proposed in 1921, and the first fund-raising campaign amo...
The Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival was founded in 1973. From the description of Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival programs, 1973-[ongoing]. (Santa Fe Public Library). WorldCat record id: 37896400 ...
Art museum; Washington, D.C. From the description of National Gallery of Art exhibition catalog, 1910. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122553233 ...