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LeRoy Neiman papers, 1938-2005

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Series 5: Artifacts and Artwork , 1953-2002, undated
(Boxes 69-76, 84; 4.8 linear feet)

This series consists of three-dimensional items and non-print items such as clothing, LeRoy Neiman paraphernalia, and souvenirs.
The items are listed as they are stored, by box. Wherever possible, items are listed chronologically within boxes, with dates proceeding directly from box to box among the small artifact boxes. Large artifacts are arranged and listed according to the unique storage requirements of each item.
Artifacts listed here include three-dimensional items from Series 1: Biographical Materials and Series 3: Project Files. These items are listed with a heading that directs researchers to the corresponding file.
Description Container Select
3 framed ceramic tiles depicting baseball, basketball, and football scenes reproduced from LeRoy Neiman paintings
69
1
Femlin 1953-present, 3 Femlin Coasters, undated
69
2
Promotion Proofs for World Series, 1966
(3 pink embossed cards)
69
3
Metal Plaque, Art Directors Club of Oklahoma City, 1967
69
4
Fifth Dimension Album Art, CD of "Portrait,", 1970-1982
69
5
Dummies for Plastic Souvenir Cups, 1970s
Tall Cup with Alabama Handoff, Decoration, 1973
69
6
Short Handled Mug with Tennis Painting
69
7
Pendants Bearing LeRoy Neiman paintings in miniature, 1970s
Secretariat at the Lead, 1975
69
8
Hoosier Hoopla, 1976
69
9
Newport Jazz Festival 1975-2004, 2004
(CD for 2004 Newport Jazz Festival with artwork on disc and case)
69
10
Neiman's Restaurant and Lounge paraphernalia, 1980s
(menus, napkins, drink stirrers and a matchbook from this restaurant in California, which uses Mr. Neiman's name and displays his serigraphs, but was created without his knowledge or participation, as there is no copyright on his name or image)
69
11
Nametags and IDs
Leather Wallet (containing badge naming Neiman as an Honorary Deputy Constable of the City of Las Vegas), circa 1980s
69
12
Vinyl Card Wallet (with cards), 1980s
69
13
American Sportscasters Association Hall of Fame Awards Dinner, 1984-1997
(souvenir canister from third annual dinner, bears reproduction of LeRoy Neiman drawing on lid)
69
14
Chef John Bennett T-shirt with Neiman Silkscreen, 1988
69
15
Classic Moments Watches, 1989
(tray of changeable watch faces bearing miniature reproductions of Neiman paintings)
69
16
Denver Grand Prix, Lucite Plaque with Reproduction of Denver Grand Prix, 1990-1991
69
17
Playboy Electronic Datebook, 1993
(three 3 ½ inch floppy disks with user's manual and box)
69
18
"LeRoy Neiman/The Impressionist Collection" Note Cards, 1993
69
19
Frank Sinatra Duets and Duets II Album Covers, 1993-1995
(two CDs in jewel cases with inserts)
69
20
Miniature Replica World Boxing Association Championship Belt, 1996
(engraved with LeRoy Neiman's name, 'bejeweled' leather and metal with faux sheepskin backing and Velcro closure)
69
21
The Art of Playboy CDROM, 1997
(in box, still in plastic wrapping)
70
1
Panorama, Jim Hall CD, with Neiman Cover Art, 1997
70
2
Awards, Key to the City of Las Vegas, 1997
70
3
123rd Kentucky Derby and Derby Day Paddock Decorative Picture Frame, 1997
70
4
Playboy's LeRoy Neiman Selection Cigars by Don Diego, 1997
(mock up cardboard cigar box and wooden cigar box)
70
5
Rhythm & Smoke: The Cuba Sessions, 1997-1998
(2 CD's with English and Spanish covers)
70
6
Folies Bergere LeRoy Neiman Chips, 1999
(2 chips bearing LeRoy Neiman images in a black presentation box, Duvall-LeRoy Elegance de Champagne Cuvee LeRoy Neiman; 2 one-bottle boxes; one metal cork cap)
70
7
82nd PGA Championship at Valhalla, 2000
(service ID badge with metal clip and neck strap)
70
8
Frank Sinatra "Classic Duets" Album Cover 2002 - CD still in plastic wrapped jewel case
70
9
Hats
One paint-covered off-white newsboy cap, 1970s
71
1
One blue chef's cap with "LeRoy" signature embroidered in red on one side, heart emblem on other side
71
2
Femlin 1953-2005 - one cap with Femlin character on front and Femlin brand label and LeRoy Neiman signature embroidered on back, 1953
71
3
1984 Olympics, Los Angeles - one 1984 Olympics painter's cap, with a message to LeRoy Neiman from the mayor written in pen on side of cap, 1984
71
4
Dodgers Centennial, 1990 - one Dodgers Centennial cap, 1990
71
5
Playboy's LeRoy Neiman Selection Cigars by Don Diego, - one Playboy Cigars by Don Diego cap, denim with suede bill, 1997
71
6
Shoes
Three single sneakers, paint covered, two signed and dated by Neiman
71
7
One pair of leather moccasins
71
8
Large Artifacts
Tray with reproduction of painting of a Boston Red Sox player (Ted Williams?) swinging a bat; this is a template of a product which was never produced, undated
72
1
The Heavyweights vinyl LP with album art by Neiman, 1970, still in original plastic wrapper 1984 Olympics, Los Angeles - A plaque from the Japanese magazine "Shukan T.V. Guide," thanking Neiman for his help on their Olympics edition magazine cover, which shows a painting of an Olympic runner.
72
2
Sign promoting the release of The Golden Bear, 1992 serigraph of Jack Nicklaus, 1992
72
3
Celebration 2000 - Plaque given to LeRoy Neiman by Centaur Galleries on the occasion of his Celebration 2000 exhibition, naming him "Artist of the Decades"
72
4
Photographs - Framed photograph of LeRoy Neiman and Charles Barkley unveiling portrait of the basketball player on the occasion of his retirement, 2001 - back of frame has LeRoy Neiman's handwritten note describing the photo, 2001
72
5
Two empty sample boxes for jigsaw puzzles of the 1983 painting, Elephant Family, 1999
73
Bags
London Playboy Club shoulder bag, 1960s
74
1
Steve Garvey Sports Classic tote bag, 1980
74
2
Larry Bird, 1993 - Larry Bird Night duffel bag, 1993
74
3
Clothing
Yellow Nomex suit with Lynn Quayle's name embroidered on breast
75
1
White satin bomber jacket with "LeRoy" embroidered on breast and stunt person agency logo on back
75
2
Silk men's shirt printed with a collage of Neiman works in sepia tones
75
3
Femlin T-shirt, 1953-2005, 1999-2000
(3 brand label t-shirts)
75
4
Hambletonian Harness Race Painting, 1995
(t-shirt with Hambletonian name and reproduction of painting on front)
75
5
2 T-shirts from the "Fringe TOMAR 2000" Festival Internacional de Danca Contemporanea, LeRoy Neiman image reproduced on front or back of shirt
75
6
Paint Clothes
(6 pairs pants, 2 jumpsuits, 1 shirt)
76
Oversized Drawings and Artwork, undated
84

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.
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