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André Thibault/Teabo papers regarding Romare Bearden, circa 1930s-2003, bulk 1980-1998

Contents and Arrangement

This collection is arranged in five series.

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Series 1: Administrative Records , 1985-1988
2 Folders
Box 1

Administrative records include receipts for purchases of source materials, a check to AT&T, and a checklist for an exhibition at Thomas Segal Gallery. This series also includes a photograph of Bearden and Thibault.
Description Container Select
Financial Records, 1985
1
1
Thomas Segal Gallery, 1987
1
2

Series 2: Correspondence , 1987-2001
3 Folders
Box 1

Correspondence includes letters and cards from Romare and Nanette Bearden, letters exchanged between Nanette and Andre Thibault, as well as letters from the National Gallery of Art addressed to Thibault. Additionally, this series contains printed material pertaining to the passing of gallery director Arne Ekstrom, who exhibited Bearden's artwork.
Description Container Select
Correspondence , 1988
1
3
Related to Nanette Bearden , 1987-1996
1
4
Related to National Gallery of Art , 2001
Also includes printed material.
1
5

Series 3: Printed Material , 1949-2003
0.5 Linear feet
Box 1, Box 2, OV 3

Printed material consists of exhibition catalogs including those for exhibitions at The Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Mint Museum in North Carolina, and The Minneapolis Institute of Arts. Also included are posters, magazines, art books and source material used by Bearden.
Description Container Select
Art Books, 1949-1961
1
6
Assorted Printed Material, 1974, 1991
1
7
Exhibition Catalogs, 1971, 1980
1
8
Exhibition Catalogs, 1983-1989
1
9
Exhibition Catalogs , 1991-1994
1
10
Magazines, 1983, 1988
3
Magazines, 1981-1989, 2001
1
11
Magazines and Journal, 1980-1984
2
12
Postcards and Announcements, 1974-1988, bulk 1990-1998
2
13
Posters, 1981-1987, 1995
3
Sears Roebuck Catalogue, 1986
2
14

Series 4: Artwork , circa 1930s-1940s, circa 1980s-1988
0.2 Linear feet

This series includes a self-portrait drawing, a sketchbook, collage pieces, and oversize drawings all likely by Romare Bearden.
Description Container Select
Assorted Sketches, 1983
3
Collage Pieces and Self-Portrait, Undated
2
15
Sketch of Work of Art "Guitar Player", 1988
Also includes photograps of finished work of art "Guitar Player."
3
Sketchbook, circa 1930s-1940s
2
16
Sketches, circa 1980
2
17
Sketches, Undated
2
18

Series 5: Photographic Material , 1983-1991
0.2 Linear feet

This series includes photographs of Romare Bearden, his art, studio, Andre Thibault/Teabo, Russell Goings and others.
Description Container Select
Photographs of Andre Thibault and Myron Schwartzman, 1991
2
19
Photographs of Artwork, Andre Thibault and Nanette, circa 1970
2
20
Photographs of Romare Bearden, Andre Thibault, and Artwork, 1983, 1988
2
21
Photographs of Romare Bearden and Studio, 1988
2
22
Photographs of Russel Goings and Building Exteriors, 1988
2
23
Photographs of Work of Art "Autumn", 1988
2
24

Make a Request

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  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.