Mitch Tuchman papers related to the book Painters Painting, 1980-1989.

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Tuchman, Mitch. Mitch Tuchman papers related to the book Painters Painting, 1980-1989.

Mitch Tuchman papers related to the book Painters Painting, 1980-1989.

Papers related to Tuchman's co-authoring with Emile de Antonio the book Painters Painting: A History of American Modernism in the Words of Those Who Created It (Abbeville Press, 1984). The book was based on uncut transcripts and the film script from de Antonio's 1972 film Painters Painting, inspired by the Museum of Modern Art's exhibition, New York Painting and Sculpture: 1940-1970, curated by Henry Geldzahler. Included are correspondence; transcripts of interviews conducted by de Antonio of painters, critics, curators, and collectors; notes; drafts of the book; and a subject card file. Interviewees include: Josef Albers, Leo Castelli, Willem de Kooning, Helen Frankenthaler, Henry Geldzahler, Clement Greenberg, Thomas Hess, Jasper Johns, Philip Johnson, Hilton Kramer, Philip Leider, Robert Motherwell, Louise Nevelson, Barnett Newman, Kenneth Noland, Jules Olitski, Philip Pavia, Larry Poons, Robert Rauschenberg, Larry Rivers, William Rubin, Ethel and Robert Scull, Frank Stella, and Andy Warhol.

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Geldzahler, Henry.

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Stella, Frank, 1945-

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Castelli, Leo

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Hess, Thomas B.

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Kramer, Hilton

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Tuchman, Mitch

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Tuchman is an author and editor; Los Angeles, Calif. From the description of Mitch Tuchman papers related to the book Painters Painting, 1980-1989. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122455143 ...

Albers, Josef

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Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008

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Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008) was a painter and photographer from New York, N.Y. From the description of Oral history interview with Robert Rauschenberg, 1965 Dec. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 646398681 Painter, photographer; New York, N.Y. Born 1925. Died 2008. From the description of Robert Rauschenberg interview, 1965 Dec. 21 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78470377 ...

Leider, Philip, 1929-

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Founding editor of Art forum. From the description of Correspondence to Edward F. Fry, 1969. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 212816863 Philip Leider (1929-) was a founding editor of ArtForum magazine. He works in Los Angeles, Calif. and New York, N.Y. From the description of Philip Leider papers, 1962-1997, bulk 1965-1977. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 756821135 Phillip Leider, 1929-, editor and educator of Oakland...