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Arwin Galleries records, 1948-1981

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Series 6: Photographic Materials and Moving Images , circa 1950-1981
0.8 Linear feet
Box 8, OVs 9-10, FC 12

The series contains portraits and snapshots of the Arwins, including their daughter Melanie; personal photographs of friends and colleagues, cats, and buildings; photos of artists Ben Shahn, Richard Kozlow, and others; and photos of gallery installations, openings, and events including a photograph by photojournalist Tony Spina. Also found are photos of works of art by Irma Cavat, John Kearney, Rick Ryan, Steve Taylor, Karel Appel, and Picasso; and two film reels related to the 1963 gallery fire.
Description Container Select
Arwin, Lester and Kathleen (Kitty), 1960s-1970s
8
14
Arwin, Lester, 1960s-1970s
9
Arwin, Melanie, circa 1955
8
15
Personal, circa 1970s
8
16
Others, circa 1960s-1970s
8
17
Artists, circa 1966
8
18
Artists, circa 1960s-1970s
9
Events, circa 1963-1980
8
19
Events, circa 1965
9
Gallery Installations, circa 1950s-1960s
8
20-21
Gallery Installation, circa 1960s
10
Gallery Openings, 1960s-1970s
8
22
Gallery, Various, 1965-1977
8
23
Moving Images Related to Gallery Fire, circa 1963
Film reels housed off-site.
8
24
Moving Images Related to Gallery Fire, circa 1963
2 Film reels
Film reels from Box 8, Folder 24
FC 12
Works of Art, circa 1970s
8
25-30

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