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Subseries 2.1 | A Finding Aid to the Betty Parsons Gallery records and personal papers, circa 1920-1991, bulk 1946-1983 | Digitized Collection

Betty Parsons Gallery records and personal papers, circa 1920-1991, bulk 1946-1983

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2.1: Group Exhibitions, 1944-1983

Files consist of correspondence, notes, lists, schedules, loan receipts, shipping invoices, press releases, announcements, catalogs, clippings, and photographs, related to group exhibitions at the Betty Parsons Gallery, beginning with the first one,
Northwest Coast Indian Painting
in 1946 and ending with the planned memorial exhibition, "Betty Parsons and Her Artists/Works on Paper," which was ultimately cancelled.
Files are arranged chronologically according to the year of exhibition, represented by the first date listed for each file entry. The span dates at the end of each file entry represent the date range of material within the folder(s).
DescriptionContainer
Northwest Coast Indian Painting
(1946), 1946-1947
(2 folders)
18
36-37
Northwest Coast Indian Painting
(1946), Printed Material, 1944-1946
18
38
Northwest Coast Indian Painting
(1946), Photographs, circa 1946
(Not scanned)
18
39
The Ideographic Picture
(1947), 1947-1949, 1967, 1980
18
40
Ten Years
(1955), 1955-1956
(2 folders)
18
41-42
Ten Years
(1955), Photographs, Installations, circa 1955
18
43
Ten Years
(1955), Photographs, Works of Art, circa 1955
(2 folders; not scanned)
18
44-45
Paintings for Unlimited Space
(1958-1959), 1958-1959
(Partially scanned)
18
46
Amlash Sculpture from Iran
(1963), 1963-1977
(4 folders)
18
47-50
Amlash Sculpture from Iran
(1963), Printed Material, 1963-1964
18
51
Amlash Sculpture from Iran
(1963), Photographs, circa 1963
(2 folders; partially scanned)
18
52-53
Toys by Artists
(1963-1964), 1963-1964
(2 folders)
19
1-2
Toys by Artists
(1963-1964), Printed Material, circa 1963
19
3
Toys by Artists
(1963-1964), Photographs, circa 1963
(Partially scanned)
19
4
Pattern Art
(1966), 1966
19
5
Pattern Art
(1966), Photographs, circa 1966
19
6
Four British Painters
(1967), 1967
19
7
Four British Painters
(1967), Printed Material, 1967-1968
19
8
Four British Painters
(1967), Photographs, circa 1967
(Not scanned)
19
9
The World of the Zoo
(1969), 1969
19
10
The World of the Zoo
(1969), Photographs, 1969
(Partially scanned)
19
11
Reductive Vision
(1969), 1969
19
12
Group Sculpture Show (1970), Photograph, 1970
19
13
New Talent
(1973), 1970-1973
19
14
New Talent Festival
(1974), 1974
(3 folders)
19
15-17
Group Exhibition (1978), Photographs, 1978
19
18
Group Show (1979-1980), circa 1979
19
19
Group Exhibition (1982), 1982-1983
(2 folders; slides not scanned)
19
20-21
Painting
(1983), 1983
(2 folders)
19
22-23
Painting
(1983), Slides, circa 1983
(Not scanned)
19
24
Betty Parsons and Her Artists / Works on Paper
(1983, canceled), 1983
19
25

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  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.