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Karl Knaths papers, 1890-1973, bulk 1922-1971

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3.3: Karl Knaths , 1938-circa 1950s

Writings by Karl Knaths include a draft of his unpublished manuscript "Ornament and Glory," and several of his completed essays on art, including "Decorative Material" and "Pictorial Analysis."
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"Ornament and Glory" Draft, circa 1950s
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"Ornament and Glory" Draft, circa 1950s
Oversized material housed in OV 14
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23
"Artist and His Model", circa 1940s
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"Decorative Material", 1938
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"Decorative Material" Drafts, circa 1938
Oversized material housed in Box 8, F5 and OV 19
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26
"Decorative Material" and "Pictorial Analysis" Draft, circa 1940s
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"Pictorial Analysis", circa 1940s
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"Pictorial Expression", circa 1940s
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"Problem of the Painter", circa 1920s
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"Structure in Painting", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, [Autobiography], circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, "Areas", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, "Blank Space", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, "Color", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, "Color Patterns", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, "Figure Composition", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, "Form", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, "Harmony", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, "Plastic Arts", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, "Reality", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, "Scale Functions/Scheme", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, "Space Relations", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, "Spirit of the Time", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, "Surface", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment, "Theory", circa 1940s
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Essay Fragment on Modern Art, circa 1940s
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Essay Fragments on Art History, circa 1940s
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"Decorative Material" Drafts, circa 1938
Oversized material scanned with Box 2, F26
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5
"Ornament and Glory" Draft, circa 1950s
Oversized material scanned with Box 2, F23
OV 14
"Decorative Material" Drafts, circa 1938
Oversized material scanned with Box 2, F26
OV 19

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