WorldCat Identities

Janis, Sidney 1896-1989

Overview
Works: 63 works in 156 publications in 3 languages and 3,141 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Biography  Interviews  Documentary films  Drama  Filmed performances  Filmed plays  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Collector, Other
Classifications: ND205.5.P74, 759.1307401471
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Sidney Janis
 
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Most widely held works by Sidney Janis
They taught themselves; American primitive painters of the 20th century by Sidney Janis( Book )

16 editions published between 1942 and 1999 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abstract & surrealist art in America by Sidney Janis( Book )

23 editions published between 1944 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picasso, the recent years, 1939-1946 by Harriet Grossman Janis( Book )

15 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morris Hirshfield by William Saroyan( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in Italian and English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abstract and surrealist art in the United States by San Francisco Museum of Art( Book )

2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graffiti, Post-graffiti( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the art style that evolved from graffiti spray-painted on subway surfaces to canvas paintings now hung in major art galleries. In this documentary of the early '80's movement, the viewer listens to the movers and shakers of this imaginative trend, and examines the Hip-Hop culture in action, traveling to the South Bronx where most of it started
Erotic art 66 : [exhibition] Oct. 3-29, 1966 by Sidney Janis Gallery( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three generations of twentieth-century art; the Sidney and Harriet Janis Collection of the Museum of Modern Art by N.Y.) Museum of Modern Art (New York( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description and commentary on a special collection of works from the Museum of Modern Art
Madonna, Niño, Santa Ana y San Juan una escultura de Marisol en la Galería de Arte Nacional( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussion of Marisol's sculptures, and especially the acquisition of her "Madonna, Niño, Santa Ana y San Juan," (a mixed media piece of wood, stone, and drawing), by the Galería de Arte Nacional in Caracas, Venezuela
Yves Klein by Yves Klein( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First papers of surrealism : hanging by André Breton, his twine Marcel Duchamp by Coordinating Council of French Relief Societies( Book )

5 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marisol by Marisol( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discussions with art dealer Sidney Janis and Dale McConathy, the late Chairman of Art and Art Education at New York University, of Venezuelan artist Marisol's sculptures and the acquisition of Modonna, Nino, Santa Ana and San Juan. A detailed visual examination of the wood sculpture is enhanced by the process of packing the sculpture for shipment."
American folk painters of three centuries by Jean Lipman( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogus bij de overzichtstentoonstelling van 37 naïeven in 1980 in het Whitney Museum in New York
The Sidney and Harriet Janis Collection; a gift to the Museum of Modern Art by N.Y.) Museum of Modern Art (New York( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albers, de Kooning, Gorky, Guston, Kline, Motherwell, Pollock, Rothko : an exhibition in tribute to Sidney Janis( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Climax in 20th century art, 1913( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Von Picasso bis Warhol : 100 Werke aus dem Museum of Modern Art in New York (The Sidney and Harriet Janis Collection) ; 6. März bis 18. April 1971, Kunsthalle Köln by N.Y.) Museum of Modern Art (New York( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Rezension von:] Rich, Daniel Catton: Henri Rousseau. - New York : Museum of modern arts, 1942 by Sidney Janis( )

1 edition published in 1942 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mondrian in the Sidney Janis Family Collections, New York by Piet Mondrian( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tentoonstellingscatalogus met werk van Piet Mondriaan (1872-1944) uit de verzameling van Sidney Janis
 
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Alternative Names
Janis, Sydney 1896-1989

Sidney Janis

Sidney Janis Amerikaans kunstverzamelaar (1896-1989)

Sidney Janis amerikai formatervező, műkincskereskedő

Sidney Janis US-amerikanischer Kunsthändler

سیدنی جنیس

シドニー・ジャニス

希德尼·賈尼斯

Languages
English (109)

German (8)

Italian (5)