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11.5: Personal , circa 1912-1999

Personal photographic materials consist of photograph prints, photocopies of prints, slides, contact sheets, negatives, and transparencies depicting Alexander Liberman and various other people and settings. Subjects depicted with Liberman include Alfred Barr, Salvador Dali, Marlene Dietrich, Willem de Kooning, Andre Emmerich, Helen Frankenthaler, Clement Greenberg, Franz Kline, Robert Motherwell, Barnett Newman, Betty Parsons, Pablo Piccaso, Edward Steichen, Lucien Vogel, and Diana Vreeland, among many others.
A majority of the images are candid shots or portraits of Liberman taken by a number of noted photographers,many signed and inscribed, including those by Cecil Beaton, Henri Cartier-Bresson, William Klein, Annie Leibowitz, Hans Namuth, Ugo Mulas, Gordon Parks, Irving Penn, Herb Ritts, among others. There are also images depicting Liberman's New York City apartment, European vacations, and studios at Hillside and in Warren, Connecticut.
Description Container Select
Apartment at 173 E. 70th St. New York, circa 1940s-1990s
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11-12
Apartment at 173 E. 70th St. New York, Art Studio, 1963
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13
Apartment at 173 E. 70th St. New York, Garden, 1952
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14
Apartment at 173 E. 70th St. New York, Photographs by Andre Kertesz, circa 1963
Oversized material housed in Box 62, Folder 18
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15
Crowninshield 30th Anniversary, Knickerbocker Club, Group Portrait, 1944
Oversized material housed in Box 62, Folder 19
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16
Henriette Pascar, circa 1930s-1960s
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17
Hillside, 1968-1984
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18-23
Hillside, Before Renovation, 1968
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24
Hillside, Christmas, 1968
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25
Hillside, Garden, Photographs by Robert Houser, 1991
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Hillside, Photographs by Robert Houser, 1993
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Hillside Studio, 1975-1989
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28
Liberman and Edward Steichen, circa 1960s
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Liberman and Family, circa 1930s-1990s
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30-32
Liberman and Family, Early, circa 1912-1939
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33
Liberman, Family and Friends, circa 1920-1999
Oversized material housed in Box 62, Folder 20
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34
Liberman's Family, circa 1958-1970
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35
Liberman and Jessica Daves, Editor-in-Chief of
Vogue
Paris Collections, 1950
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36
Liberman and Others, circa 1930s-1990s
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Liberman and Others, circa 1930s-1990s
Oversized material housed in OV 76
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1-3
Liberman at Work, 1946-circa 1990s
Oversized material housed in Box 62, Folder 21 and OV 76
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4
Liberman Constructing "Ulysses", Photographs by Luke Gray, circa 1977
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5
Photographs of Liberman, 1934-1990
Oversized material housed in Box 62, Folder 22 and OV 77
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6-9
Photographs of Liberman by Noted Photographers
Index, circa 1990s
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10
Asher, Judith; Baro; Beaton, Cecil; Benson, Harry; Blumenfeld, Kathleen, 1968-1989
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 1
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11
Banier, Francois Marie, 1987
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Beaton, Cecil; Leibowitz, Annie; Mulas, Ugo, circa 1960-1999
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 2
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13
Brassai; Brodsky, Joseph; Brui, William; Budnick, Dan; Cahan, Dr.; Cartier-Bresson, Henri, 1977-circa 1980s
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14
Coughlin, Crosby, 1993
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15
Davidson, Bruce, 1962-1964
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 3
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16
Day, Olita; De Morgoli, Nick; Debevoise, Clay; Elgort, Arthur, 1948-1990
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 4
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17
Emmerich, Andre; Filzen, Joseph; Florescu, Viorel, 1982-1987
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 5
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18
Gahr, David; Gendel, Milton; Gili, Oberto; Gorgoni, Gianfranco, 1974-circa 1980s
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19
Gorgoni, Gianfranco, 1978-1980
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 6
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20-21
Gray, Luke, 1981-1989
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 7
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22-23
Greenfield-Sanders, Tim, 1990
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24
Gunderson, Gary; Haar, Tom; Haas, Cynthia; Hatami, circa 1960s-1980s
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Higgins, Chester, Jr.; Hogenboom, Maurice; Hutchinson, E.W.; Karales, James, circa 1967-1990s
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26
Kasper, Ed, 1960
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27-28
Katz, Paul; Kesler-Leff, Nancy; Klein, William; Kleinberg, Alan Lewis, 1964-1984
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 8
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1
Krausman, Kenneth; Krementz, Jill; Lange, George; Landsoff; Lartigue, Henri, 1983
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 9
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2
Lazarus, Marvin; Leiber, Jed; Leibovitz, Annie; Lido, Serge; Lowit, Roxanne, 1967-1995
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 10
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3
Lubianitsky, Leonid; McLaughlin-Gill, Frances; Merril, Charles; Metzner, Sheila; Mili, Gjon; Morath, Inge, 1944-1970
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 11
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4
Mulas, Ugo, circa 1960-1999
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 12
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5
Mulas, Ugo; Namuth, Hans, circa 1950s-1960s
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 13
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Namuth, Hans; Ritts, Herb; Snowden, Lord, 1964-1988
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 14
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Nabokov, Dominique, 1981
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8
Newton, Helmut, 1974
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9
Penn, Irving, 1947-1977
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 15
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10-12
Penn, Irving; Pepper, Bill, circa 1940s-1990s
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Pizzi, Umberto; Ponsold-Motherwell, Renate, 1972-1980
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 16
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14
Rawlings, John, circa 1940s
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 17
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15
Regan, Ken; Riboud, Marc, circa 1973-1980s
Oversized material housed in Box 63, Folder 18
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Ritts, Herb, circa 1980s-1990s
Oversized material housed in Box 64, Folder 1
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17
Rollens, Michael, 1989
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18
Rudling, Ewa; Ruiz, Mario, 1969, 1991
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19
Schulman, Richard; Sichov, Vladimir, 1983
Oversized material housed in Box 64, Folder 2
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20
Snowdon, Tony Lord, circa 1967-1988
Oversized material housed in Box 64, Folder 3
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21
Steuer, Carl, circa 1960s
Oversized material housed in Box 64, Folder 4
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22
Stewart, Frank; Toscani, Oliviero, 1971-1981
Oversized material housed in Box 64, Folder 5
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Tuten, Frederic, circa 1970
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Tutko, Nancy; Yaffa, Claire, 1985-circa 1990s
Oversized material housed in Box 64, Folder 6
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Vlamis, Suzanne; Walz, Barbara, circa 1980s
Oversized material housed in Box 64, Folder 7
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Tatiana Liberman from Vanity Fair Story, circa 1941-1951
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27-28
Travel (1993), Trip including Medici, 1993
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Travel (1994), European Trip, 1994
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1-3
Warren Painting Studio, Sculpture Studio, 1983
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Unidentified Event, Photograph Album, circa 1960s
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Miscellaneous, circa 1940-1999
Oversized material housed in Box 64, Folder 8 and in OV 77
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Old Negatives, 1989
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Oversized items from Apartment at 173 E. 70th St. New York, Photographs by Andre Kertesz, Box 52, Folder 15, circa 1963
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Oversized items from Crowninshield 30th Anniversary, Knickerbocker Club, Group Portrait, Box 52, Folder 16, 1944
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Oversized items from Liberman, Family and Friends, Box 52, Folder 34, circa 1920-1999
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Oversized items from Liberman and Others, Box 53, Folder 3, circa 1930s-1990s
OV 76
Oversized items from Liberman at Work, Box 53, Folder 4, 1946-circa 1990s
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Oversized items from Liberman at Work, Box 53, Folder 4, 1946-circa 1990s
OV 76
Oversized items from Photographs of Liberman, Box 53, Folder 9, 1934-1990
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Oversized items from Photographs of Liberman, Box 53, Folder 9, 1934-1990
OV 77
Oversized items from Photographs of Liberman by Noted Photographers, Box 53-54, 1944-1999
Oversized material pulled from Box 53, Folder 11, 13, 16-18, 21, 23; and Box 54, Folder 1-7, 10, 14-16
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1-18
Oversized items from Photographs of Liberman by Noted Photographers, Box 54-55, circa 1960s-1990s
Oversized material pulled from Box 54, Folder 17, 20-23, 25-26
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Oversized items from Miscellaneous, Box 55, Folder 6, circa 1940-1999
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Oversized items from Miscellaneous, Box 55, Folder 6, circa 1940-1999
OV 77

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