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Series 3 | A Finding Aid to the Florence Arquin papers, 1923-1985 | Digitized Collection

Florence Arquin papers, 1923-1985

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Series 3: Writings and Notes, 1929-circa 1964
2 linear feet
Box 2-4

Found are extensive notes including research notes, notebooks, and notecards and titled writings by Florence Arquin. Notes are primarily hand-written and contain research and some background material on a wide variety of subjects, including educational programs developed by Arquin. Titled writings by Arquin include her a draft of her manuscript on Diego Rivera,
Diego Rivera (1886-1957): The Shaping of an Artist (Early Period--1889-1921)
. Writings by others are by Justino Fernández, Jose G. Montes de Oca, Jose de Souza Pedreira, Hilla Rebay, and Diego Rivera.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
DescriptionContainer
Notebooks
Diego Rivera, 1951
2
6
Diego Rivera, circa 1950
2
7-13
Diego Rivera, circa 1959
2
14-18
Picasso, circa 1945
2
19-20
School, 1929
2
21-24
School, 1941
2
25
Likely for Kodachrome Slide Project, circa 1950
2
26-27
Art, circa 1940-circa 1955
2
28-38
Notebooks
Notebooks, General, 1959-circa 1964
3
1-3
Notecards
on Art and Architecture, 1959
3
4-6
School Writings
Assignments and Papers, circa 1929
3
7
Notes, circa 1929
3
8-9
Outlines, on Picasso and Cezanne, circa 1929
3
10-11
Notes
Amazonian Archaeology, circa 1940
3
12
Brazilian Art and Architecture, circa 1950
3
13
Catalog, circa 1950
3
14
Churches, circa 1940
3
15
Colonial Art in Latin America, circa 1950
3
16
Contemporary Mexican Painting, circa 1940
3
17
Folk Art in Latin America and Haiti, circa 1950
3
18
Latin American Art and Architecture, circa 1950
3
19
Latin American Churches, circa 1950
3
20
Latin (Native) American Festivals and Dances, circa 1950
3
21
Mayan Art, circa 19540
3
22
Moorish Art, circa 1950
3
23
Picasso, 1957
3
24
Rivera, circa 1950-circa 1960
3
25-31
Sand Paintings, circa 1940
3
32
Spanish Art, circa 1950
3
33-34
General, Art, circa 1940-circa 1960
3
35-42
Background Material, Latin Native Americans, circa 1950
3
43
Background Material, Mexican Murals, circa 1960
3
44
Diego Rivera (1886-1957): The Shaping of an Artist (Early Period--1889-1921)
, by Florence Arquin, circa 1960
3
45
Diego Rivera (1886-1957): The Shaping of an Artist (Early Period--1889-1921)
, by Florence Arquin, circa 1960
Draft and List of Illustrations
3
46-47
For Museums and Exhibitions, by Florence Arquin, 1941
3
48
"Diego Rivera's Murals," by Florence Arquin, 1942
4
1
"Three Women Painters in Contemporary Mexican Art," by Florence Arquin, circa 1940
4
2
"Notes on 'Day of the Dead' in Mexico," by Florence Arquin, circa 1946
4
3
"Art and Architecture in Latin America", by Florence Arquin, circa 1950
4
4
"Ciudad Trujillo, a Filmslide Sequence of Photographic Studies in Color," by Florence Arquin, circa 1950
4
5
"Contemporary Popular Art in Haiti," by Florence Arquin, circa 1960
4
6
"Diego Rivera, Painter of Mexico: The Story in Paint of One Man's Great Love for his Country, Mexico, and for his Wife, Frida Kahlo," by Florence Arquin, circa 1960
4
7
"Bay of All Saints," by Jose de Souza Pedreira, circa 1950
4
8
"Nota Sobre las Danzas Mexicanas," by Justino Fernández, circa 1950
4
9
"La Fiesta a la Virgen de los Remedios," by Jose G. Montes de Oca, circa 1950
4
10
"The Beauty of Non-Objectivity," and "The Power of Spiritual Realism," by Hilla Rebay, circa 1960
4
11
Forward, for Florence Arquin's Mexico City Exhibition Catalog, by Diego Rivera, 1943
4
12
Writings, in Spanish, 1939-1952
4
13

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