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Brett, Dorothy 1883-1977

Overview
Works: 67 works in 103 publications in 3 languages and 1,455 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Music  Sources  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works  Portraits  Fiction  Manuscripts  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dorothy Brett
Lawrence and Brett; a friendship by Dorothy Brett( Book )

18 editions published between 1933 and 1974 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some letters concerning D.H. Lawrence : from Mabel Dodge Luhan, Dorothy Brett and Frieda Lawrence to Eliot Fay by Mabel Dodge Luhan( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journals and letters of Reginald, viscount Esher by Reginald Baliol Brett Esher( Book )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawrence et Brett by Dorothy Brett( Book )

4 editions published between 1933 and 1935 in 3 languages and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sleepy Maori moon by Dorothea Ryan( Visual )

1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy Brett : March 27 through April 15, 1950 by Dorothy Brett( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Southwest( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser by Dorothy Brett( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weyhe Gallery displayed works by Dorothy Brett early in her career. Her breathless letters to Zigrosser are full of the progress of her painting; details of life in Taos; difficulty of selling her work and placing it with dealers; praise of her work by John Marin, Alfred Stieglitz, and Awa Tsireh; the exploits of Georgia O'Keeffe, Mabel Dodge Luhan, Frieda von Richtofen Lawrence, and Rebecca Strand; memories of Katherine Mansfield and John Middleton Murry; her growing confidence in her painting; criticism of Aldous Huxley's book Point Counter Point; sharp comments on the death of D. H. Lawrence ("unmitigated stupidity"); the poor art market during the Depression and money trouble. After a silence of 32 years there was an exchange of letters in 1967
by Ottoline Violet Anne Cavendish-Bentinck Morrell( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The small Works Series contains holograph drafts of two articles by Morrell, the first a description of some of her memories of D.H. Lawrence and the other a review of an early critical work on Lawrence's writing. Also included are notes she took on a trip to Ireland in 1919
Dorothy Brett Art Collection by Dorothy Brett( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Ransom Center's Dorothy Brett Art Collection is organized in two series: I. Works by Dorothy Brett, and II. Works by Other Artists. All works are arranged by accession number. Titles given in the list are transcribed from the works; cataloger's titles appear in brackets
by Walter Willard Johnson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Works Series contains poems, short stories, biographical sketches, essays, reviews, and other literary output by Spud Johnson. Of particular note are various drafts of an untitled novel about Don Grant, holograph and typescript versions of Horizontal Yellow (1935), and groups of essays published for "The Gad Fly" and "The Horsefly" columns
[Dorothy Brett's early life in England and her friendship with D.H. and Frieda Lawrence] by Rex C Hopson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Rex Hopson and Joe Herrera interview Dorothy Brett, May 20, 1973
Laurie Lisle research material on Georgia O'Keeffe and Louise Nevelson by Laurie Lisle( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Biographical material; legal proceedings, O'Keeffe v. Bry, 1978 and O'Keeffe v. Snyder, d/b/a Princeton Gallery of Fine Art, 1979, and estate papers; a letter from Arthur Wesley Dow enclosing a recommendation for O'Keeffe, 1915; letters from Alfred Stieglitz to "Sime" (Frank) Hermann, and one from O'Keeffe; letters from Stieglitz on O'Keeffe's behalf to Homer Saint-Gaudens and other organizers of the Carnegie International Exhibitions, 1933-1938; O'Keeffe letters to Jean Toomer, 1934, and Edward Steichen, 1957; correspondence with the College of William and Mary and the University of Wisconsin regarding honorary degrees bestowed on O'Keeffe; O'Keeffe correspondence with Daniel Catton Rich of the Downtown Gallery; letters and documents sent to Lisle from the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters and the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden concerning O'Keeffe; and clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements and other printed material
by D. H Lawrence( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Works series contains drafts of many of Lawrence's major works, including Sons and Lovers, Aaron's Rod, Women in Love, and four versions of Lady Chatterley's Lover. Also included is a holograph of "Odour of Chrysanthemums" transcribed by Louise Burrows, as well as numerous versions of The Plumed Serpent: Quetzalcoatl and Mr. Noon. Page proofs and paste-ups from the publication of The Body of God, a series of poems by Lawrence produced posthumously, are included. The materials in this series are in a variety of formats including notes and fragments, notebooks, typescripts, galley proofs, paste-ups, and page proofs
Katherine Mansfield papers by Katherine Mansfield( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mainly manuscripts of Mansfield's work and correspondence, the bulk to Dorothy Brett and Lady Ottoline Morrell. Also a few incoming letters, printed works, photographs, and memorabilia
Dorothy Brett Collection by Dorothy Brett( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Miscellaneous series completes the collection with some of Brett's business papers, including insurance forms and shipping forms for various pieces of art. Also included are poems by Dorothy Norman, a typescript of Mabel in Taos by Dorothy Hoskins, letters from Spud Johnson and Mabel Luhan to Dorothy Hoskins, and letters between Brett's various friends and acquaintances
various places, to Herbert J. Seligmann by Dorothy Brett( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Painting Indians by Dorothy Brett( Book )

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

Papers by Dorothy Brett( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Diary, 1923-24, correspondence, 1941-1986, notebooks, financial records, photographs and published materials
Southwest : Dorothy Brett autobiography ; Max Evans interview( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Alternative Names
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Brett, Dorothy 1883- Hon

Brett, Dorothy Engeme

Brett, Dorothy Eugenie.

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Brett, Dorothy, Hon., 1883-

Brett, Hon. Dorothy

Brett, Hon. Dorothy Eugenie

Brett, Honorable Dorothy

Dorothy Brett

Dorothy Brett American artist

Dorothy Brett Amerikaans kunstschilderes (1883-1977)

Dorothy Brett artista estadounidense

Dorothy Brett pittrice britannica

Dorothy Brett US-amerikanische Malerin

Hon. Dorothy Eugenie Brett

Languages
English (67)

French (4)

German (1)

Covers
Of time and change : a memoir