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Arensberg, Louise S. (Louise Stevens) 1879-1953

Works: 14 works in 16 publications in 2 languages and 115 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Records and correspondence  Mathematical formulae 
Classifications: N685, 708.148
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Paintings from the Arensberg and Gallatin collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art by Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation ( Book )
2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Louise and Walter Arensberg Collection by Philadelphia Museum of Art ( Book )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walter and Louise Arensberg papers by Walter Arensberg ( )
in Multiple languages and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence, 1917-1982, with Marcel Duchamp, 1917-1968 (some is in French), Beatrice Wood, 1952-1982 (some illustrated), Charles Sheeler, 1953-1955, and others. A few of the letters include photographs, poetry and printed material. Also included in the papers are a list of art in the Arensberg collection, 1951, compiled for a tax return; poetry and essays by the psychiatrist E.E. Southard; and notes and scripts for skits and pantomimes by Guillaume Apollinaire
Arensberg archives by Walter Arensberg ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art collectors Walter and Louise Arensberg amassed a seminal collection of Modern and pre-Columbian art between 1913 and 1950 when they presented it to the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The Arensberg Archives contain correspondence, ephemera, clippings, writings, personal and art collection records, and photographs documenting the couple's art collecting activities as well as their friendship with many important artists, writers, and scholars, including Marcel Duchamp, Charles Sheeler, Walter Pach, Beatrice Wood, and Elmer Ernest Southard. The collection also includes some material related to Walter Arensberg's study of Francis Bacon and the founding of his research institute, the Francis Bacon Foundation
Beatrice Wood papers by Beatrice Wood ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Diaries/line-a-day journals, 31 vol., 1915-1998, as well as typescripts of the diaries in 3-ring binders, 17 v.; drafts mss., galleys, notes and other material for Wood's autobiographies, "33rd Wife of a Maharajah," "I Shock Myself," "Pinching Spaniards: Letters to Steve," "Torch in the Dark," and "No Longer Shy: The Diary of Beatrice Wood"; other writings and publications; correspondence, 1939-1990 and 1997-1998, with Jack and Rhea Case, the Garth Clark Gallery, the Oakland Museum, and others; glaze log books, 1933-1998; printed material; calendars; and a drawing by Wood, "Brancusi and Bea in New York," ca. 1945 (misdated 1917), pencil, ink and watercolor wash on paper. Beatrice Wood, Ojai, California
Charles Sheeler papers by Charles Sheeler ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Writings include Sheeler's journal dating from the 1950s-1963 and two notebooks containing notes, addresses, recipes, etc. Also found are Sheeler's writings on artists, drafts for articles, and a manuscript and notes for an autobiography that Sheeler wrote for Harcourt Brace. The autobiography became the basis for Constance Rourke's biography, "Charles Sheeler: Artist in the American Tradition" published in 1938. The writing series also includes a short story by Musya Sheeler, and an illustrated short story by friend Dorothy Eidlitz
Letters of Walter Arensberg by Walter Arensberg ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Katharine Kuh papers by Katharine Kuh ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Photographs of exhibition installations and openings include views of the Katharine Kuh Gallery; Fernand Léger, Man Ray, and László Moholy-Nagy at the Art Institute of Chicago; and Philip Guston, Jimmy Ernst, Seymour H. Knox, Franz Kline, Robert Motherwell, and Mark Rothko at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, New York. There are also photographs depicting three men posing as Léger's "Three Musicians" and the visit of Queen Elizabeth II to the Art Institute of Chicago. There is a photograph by Peter Pollack of an elk skull used as a model by Georgia O'Keeffe
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Alternative Names
Arensberg, L. S. (Louise Stevens), 1879-1953
Arensberg, Lou, 1879-1953
Arensberg, Louis, 1879-1953
Arensberg, Louise S. (Louise Stevenson), 1879-1953