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Subseries 8.7: | A Finding Aid to the Claire Falkenstein papers, circa 1914-1997, bulk 1940-1990

Claire Falkenstein papers, circa 1914-1997, bulk 1940-1990

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8.7:: Works of Art , circa 1935-1995

This subseries reflects Falkenstein's extensive visual documentation of her artwork. The files include photographs of the majority of her pieces, including sculpture, drawings, paintings, murals, jewelry, lamps, wallpaper. For the most part, these are images of the artwork only.
Photographs of identified single art pieces are filed at the beginning of the subseries, followed by media specific files in alphabetically order. The general files, both identified and unidentified works of art, are filed at the end of the subseries.
Description Container
"Accelerating Point,", 1975
31
19
Copper Welding Leading to "Accelerating Point,", circa 1970
31
20
"Allegory" Detail, 1975
31
21
"Chain,", 1976
31
22
"Connections,", 1983
31
23
"The Couple,", circa 1953
31
24
"The Cradles,", 1975
31
25
"Envelope" and "Involuting Zero,", circa 1935-1995
31
26
"Fly,", 1970
31
27
"Flora,", 1971
31
28
"Fulcrum,", circa 1970
31
29
"Galactic Transformation,", 1968
31
30
"Generating a Tube,", circa 1979
31
31
"Generation of a Cube,", 1979
31
32
"Homage to Gaudi,", 1956
31
33
"Horses,", 1987
31
34
"Hunger of World,", circa 1981
31
35
"Integration,", 1958
31
36
"Joyful Rectangle" Rejected Submission to San Diego State College Competition, 1970
31
37
"Leda and the Swan,", circa 1954-1960
31
38
"Mosaic,", 1938
31
39
"Net Structure,", 1958
31
40
"Never Ending Screen,", 1971
31
41
"Organic Form,", circa 1968
31
42
"Over the Wall,", 1988-1990
31
43
"Other Universes,", 1983
31
44
"Parade Mask,", 1980
31
45
"Pasture,", 1987
31
46
"Point as a Set,", circa 1964-1974
(2 folders)
31
47-48
"Point to Cone,", 1975
31
49
"Predator,", 1985
31
50
"Quilt,", 1976
31
51
"Rolling,", 1976-1977
31
52
"Sculpture in Mahogany,", 1951
31
53
"Set Structure,", 1948
31
54
"Sign,", 1946
31
55
"Sign of the U,", 1960
31
56
"Sky,", circa 1959-1965
31
57
"Soaring,", 1974
31
58
"Spider Structure,", 1958
31
59
"The Sun" - Several Versions, circa 1955-1974
(5 folders)
31
60-64
"Sun Dial,", 1969
31
65
"Tapie's Head,", circa 1956
31
66
"Tecumseh,", circa 1982
31
67
"Traveler,", 1980
31
68
"Truss Structure,", 1977
31
69
"Vertebra,", 1944
31
70
"Struttura Grafica,", circa 1955-1975
32
1
"U as a Set" or "Sign of the U,", circa 1958-1960
32
2
"Vibration,", circa 1958-1964
32
3
Bamboo, circa 1970-1978
(2 folders)
32
4-5
Ceramics, circa 1935-1995
(2 folders)
32
6-7
Castings, circa 1935-1995
32
8
Collages, circa 1935-1948
32
9
Drawing with Felt Tip Pen, 1956
32
10
Drawing with Charcoal, 1979-1981
32
11
Drawings, circa 1983-1993
(5 folders)
32
12-16
Drawings and Paintings, circa 1935-1995
(22 folders)
32
17-38
Expanding Screens, circa 1958-1964
32
39
Gates, circa 1957-1972
32
40
Glass, circa 1950-1985
32
41
Glass, circa 1958-1979
32
42
Glass, circa 1958-1979
33
1
Graphics, circa 1950-1980
33
2
Jewelry, circa 1945-1985
(10 folders, oversized items housed in Box 43)
33
3-12
Jewelry Negatives, circa 1945-1985
33
13
Lamps, circa 1945-1950
33
14
Lithograph Prints, circa 1980
33
15
Works of Art - Logging in Watercolors, 1937
33
16
Models, circa 1963-1966
33
17
Murals, circa 1943-1945
(8 folders, oversized items housed in Box 43)
33
18-25
Murals, circa 1943-1945
33
26
Terra Cotta Casts, circa 1935-1942
33
27
Sculpture in Glass and Copper, 1958-1989
33
28
Sculpture Models for New Dehli Fountain, 1970
33
29
Wire Sculpture, circa 1966
33
30
Sculpture, circa 1940-1980
(2 folders)
33
31-32
Sculpture, circa 1940-1980
33
33
Topological Structures, circa 1963-1977
33
34
Wall Paper, circa 1948
33
35
Wood, circa 1935-1995
33
36
Identified for Kauffman Fine Art, 1977
33
37
Identified for Palm Springs Museum of Art, 1977
33
38
Identified, circa 1943-1988
(9 folders)
33
39-47
Identified, circa 1935-1995
(10 folders, oversized items housed in Box 43 and 56)
34
1-10
Unidentified, circa 1935-1995
(25 folders, oversized items housed in Box 43 and OV 55)
34
11-35
Unidentified, circa 1935-1995
(9 folders)
35
1-9
Early Works of Art, circa 1931-1945
35
10
Works of Art - by Woty Werner, circa 1946-1952
35
11
Works of Art - by Frans Wildenhain, circa 1965
35
12
Works of Art - by Wilhelm Wessel, 1959-1960
35
13
Works of Art - by I. Serpan, 1949-1954
35
14
Works of Art - Mural on Washington Boulevard (not CF), 1985
35
15
Works of Art - Other Artists, circa 1925-1985
(2 folders)
35
16-17
Works of Art - Unidentified Negatives, circa 1935-1995
(8 folders)
35
18-25

Make a Request

  • 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.