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Dorothy C. Miller papers, 1853-2013, bulk bulk 1920-1996

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15.5: Art Collection and Client Files , circa 1926-1996
3.5 Linear feet
Boxes 31-35

Art collection and client files predominantly relate to Miller and Cahill's personal art collection, although some scattered correspondence with clients is also found here. An alphabetical arrangement of artists' in the collection includes correspondence, photographic material, sales and loan records, and exhibition announcements and catalogs. The Lucas Samaras folder contains two drawings made for Miller. Another grouping details artworks in the collection and includes binders of photographs itemizing the works, as well as folders arranged by type or subject which include correspondence, photographic material, sales and loan records, and provenance research. Other files found here document the conservation, consignment, financials, gifts, inventory, and loans of the collection. The last folder in this subseries relates to the art collection of Miller's paternal grandfather, William Miller.
Description Container Select
Artists in Collection
A, General, 1995, circa 1960
31
35
Gorky, Arshile, circa 1941-2001
32
6
Barr, Victoria, 1955-1982
31
36
Bluemner, Oscar, circa 1980-1995
31
37
Bontecou, Lee, 1960-2005
31
38
Burrage, Mildred, 1978-1979
31
39
B, General, circa 1971-1979
31
40
Calder, Alexander, circa 1950-2005
31
41
Coggeshall, Calvert, 1963-1995
31
42
Chryssa, 1961-2013
31
43
C, General, circa 1980
31
44
Davis, Joseph, circa 1970-1995
31
45
Davis, Stuart, 1935-2002
31
46
Dove, Arthur, circa 1994
31
47
D, General, circa 1995, circa 1975
32
1
Feininger, Lyonel, 1951-1995
32
2
Francis, Sam, 1957-1985
32
3
F, General, circa 1970-1980
32
4
Glarner, Fritz, 1978-1996
32
5
Graves, Morris, 1942-2003
32
7
Guston, Philip, 1953-2003
32
8
Gonzalez, Julio, circa 1975
32
9
Hartigan, Grace, circa 1957-1990
32
10
Hare, David, 1992
32
11
Edward Hicks, General, circa 1960-1999
32
12-13
Edward Hicks, Loans and Insurance, circa 1957-1985
32
14
Edward Hicks, Peaceable Kingdom Sale, circa 1990-1996
32
15
Edward Hicks, Reproductions, 1958-1994
32
16
Johns, Jasper, 1964-2003
32
17
Kiesler, Frederick, circa 1970
32
18
Kline, Franz, circa 1958-2003
32
19
Kolár, Jirí , circa 1965-1975
32
20
Kuniyoshi, Yasuo, circa 1970-1994
32
21
Lundeberg, Helen, 1954-1999
32
22
L, General, circa 1968-1995
32
23
McQueen, John, 1977-1991
32
24
Moore, Henry, 1949-2003
32
25
M, General, circa 1957-2003
32
26
Nevelson, Louise, circa 1960-2005
33
1
Okulick, John, circa 1977-1990
33
2
Pascin, Cinderella, 1938-1994
33
3
Pereira, Irene Rice, 1947-1995
33
4
Picasso, Pablo, 1995, circa 1970
33
5
R, General, circa 1975-1995
33
6
Samaras, Lucas, circa 1970-1995
Includes two drawings by Samaras made for Miller
33
7
Schwitters, Kurt, 1948-1971
33
8
Shahn, Ben, circa 1970-1996
33
9
Shaw, Charles, circa 1995, 1975-1977
33
10
Sheeler, Charles, 1966-1992
33
11
Shiele, Egan, 1957-1995
33
12
Spencer, Niles, circa 1960-1995
33
13
Steinberg, Saul, circa 1970-1995
33
14
Suba, Miklos, 1964-1995
33
15
S, General, circa 1966-1995
33
16
Tawney, Lenore, 1967-1985
33
17
Tomlin, Bradley, 1951-2003
33
18
Tryggvaddotir, Nina, circa 1955-1995
33
19
T, General, circa 1995, circa 1975
33
20
Van Leyden, Ernest, 1962-1986
33
21
Villon, Jacques, 1963-1995
33
22
Weber, Max, circa 1970, circa 1995
33
23
W, General, 1963-1995
33
24
Zorach, William, circa 1975, circa 1995
33
25
Artworks in Collection
Art Collection Binder (disbound), circa 1990
33
26
Aboriginal, circa 1940-1995
33
27
Antiques, circa 1967-1995
33
28
Bridal Boxes, circa 1995
33
29
Chalkware, circa 1995
33
30
Eagles, circa 1970-1990
33
31
Folk Art Collection Binder (disbound), circa 1970-1990
33
32
Folk Artworks, General, circa 1939-1990
33
33-35
Fraktures, circa 1990
33
36
Furniture, circa 1940-1990
33
37
Indian Baskets, circa 1970-1995
33
38
Jewelry, circa 1940-1975
33
39
Landscapes (Folk), circa 1970-1995
33
40
Mourning Pictures, circa 1970, circa 1995
33
41
Portraits, circa 1965-1970
33
42
Sculpture (Folk), circa 1970-1995
33
43
Shaker, 1936, circa 1995
33
44
Still Lifes, circa 1990, circa 1970
34
1
Toys, circa 1995, circa 1970
34
2
Weathervanes, circa 1970-1995
34
3
Whirligigs, circa 1970, circa 1995
34
4
Artworks, Original
Includes a print by Miguel Angel Vidal and a drawing by Al Copley
34
5
Conservation, circa 1970-1995
34
6
Consignment Records, circa 1970-1995
34
7
Correspondence, circa 1955-1995
34
8
Financial Records, circa 1940-1995
34
9
Former Collection, circa 1965-1995
34
10
Former Collection, Folk Art, circa 1990, circa 1970
34
11
Framing, circa 1955-1995
34
12
Gifts
To Jane Cahill, circa 1942-1995
34
13
To the Museum of Modern Art, circa 1965-1995
34
14
To the Newark Museum, circa 1954-1980
34
15
To Nelson Rockefeller, circa 1958-1995
34
16
To Smith College, circa 1960-1995
34
17
To Reid White, circa 1960-1995
34
18
To the Whitney Museum, 1980, 1986
34
19
Index, circa 1970
34
20
Insurance, circa 1976-1995
34
21
Lists, circa 1960-1996
34
22
Missing, circa 1940-1995
34
23
Research, Folk Art, circa 1930-1960
34
24-25
William Miller Collection, circa 1940-1980
35
1

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