WorldCat Identities

Blume, Peter 1906-1992

Overview
Works: 111 works in 140 publications in 1 language and 1,330 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Photographs  Interviews  Sample books 
Classifications: ND237.B714, 759.13
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Blume
Frank Lloyd Wright by Grant Carpenter Manson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The urn by Malcolm Cowley ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter Blume : "From the metamorphoses" : recent paintings and drawings, March 8-28, 1980, Terry Dintenfass, New York by inc Terry Dintenfass ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African sculpture by Syracuse University ( Book )
in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter Blume papers by Peter Blume ( )
in Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Included are correspondence with galleries, museums, artists, writers, friends, and family members including his wife "Ebie"; gallery files; photographs of Blume, his wife, John Cheever, Arthur Miller, and others, of Blume's work, and exhibition photographs; writings by Blume on art and artists; journal of a Pacific cruise, 1954?; notes on Arshile Gorky's death; theses on Blume; transcript of an interview; casting bills from Italy; scrapbook; sound recordings of conversations with Blume, 1972, 1976; a reference file of photographs of works of art; numerous drawings, preliminary drawings and "doodles"; complete inventory of work at Dintenfass Gallery and Dintenfass files; price lists of works; list of oil paintings; notes, photographs and information on Hart Crane; manuscript of a biography of Blume by Frank Trapp with a foreword by Malcolm Cowley; minutes of meetings of the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, 1973-1976; exhibition catalogs; posters; books; and clippings
Peter Blume : a retrospective exhibition by Peter Blume ( Book )
2 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Karl E. Fortess taped interviews with artists by Karl E Fortess ( Recording )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Untranscribed taped interviews, 30 to 60 minutes in length, of painters, sculptors, and printmakers. The interviews were conducted and recorded by Fortess of the School of Fine and Applied Arts, Boston University, in part, under a contract with the Office of Education, U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare. Fortess' Final Report on the project, June 1968, summarizes the objective was "to develop a library of taped interviews with contemporary American painters, sculptors, and graphic artists, such interviews to be concerned with questions of technical, professional and personal interest."
Isabel Bishop papers by Isabel Bishop ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collection documents Bishop's painting career, her friendship with other artists, and her participation in several arts organizations. There are scattered biographical documents, correspondence with fellow artists such as Peggy Bacon, Warren Chappell, Edward Laning, and R. B. Kitaj, and with writers, curators, museums, galleries, arts organizations, and others. Also found are arts organization files, Bishop's writings about Warren Chappell and friend Reginald Marsh, notes, exhibition catalogs, news clippings, and other printed material, photographs of Bishop and her artwork, and photographs of Reginald and Felicia Marsh. Original artwork includes 8 sketchbooks, loose sketches, prints, and watercolor figure studies
Peter Blume. [Exhibition] February 20-March 9, 1968, Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York by Peter Blume ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter Blume in retrospect, 1925 to 1964; paintings & drawings by Currier Gallery of Art ( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Peter Blume : the Italian drawings by Frank Trapp ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foreign section, 1934 Carnegie international exhibition of paintings : January fourth-February twelfth, MCMXXXV ( Book )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The eternal city by Peter Blume ( Visual )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Study for 'Recollection of the Flood' by Peter Blume ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Obelisk (Study for 'Light of the World') by Peter Blume ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Peter Blume by Frank Trapp ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Harry Sternberg papers by Harry Sternberg ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sternberg's personal and professional correspondence is with friends, artists, including Harry Wickey, Rockwell Kent, Philip Evergood, and Peter Blume, collectors and curators such as Hudson Walker and Carl Zigrosser, and art organizations, universities, and galleries
Louis Bouché papers by Louis Bouché ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Two scrapbooks, 1915-1962, containing catalogs, clippings, photographs, and miscellaneous printed material on Bouché and the American art scene. Included is material on the Penguin Club and the People's Art Guild
Oral history interview with Peter Blume by Peter Blume ( Recording )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
World War II army paintings; Post-World War II paintings, in particular, "The Rock" (1948), "Passage to Etna" (1956), "Tasso's Oak" (1960), and a series on the seasons (1964-1983); and his preparatory studies
Eternal city by Peter Blume ( Visual )
and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This is a surrealistic scene of the ruins of classical architecture and sculpture combined with contemporary figures, including a grotesque, disembodied head attached to an accordion-like neck
 
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Alternative Names
Peter Blume
Languages
English (56)