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Lowell Nesbitt papers, circa 1903-1993, bulk 1950-1993

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Series 8: Source Material , 1965-circa 1990s
12 Linear feet
Boxes 16-26, 43-45, OV 53

This series contains source material used by Nesbitt and documents his method of gathering photographs and magazine clippings and arranging them as collages on cardboard prior to painting. Groupings of source material reflect the range of Nesbitt's subject matter and include nudes, fruits and vegetables, flowers, landscapes, bridges, buildings and ruins, space, windows, easels, dogs and other animals and shoes. There is also a group of photographs of studios of artists including those of Alex Katz, Jasper Johns, Robert Indiana, Claes Oldenburg, and Andy Warhol.
Description Container Select
Nudes, 1969-1988
see also Box 43
16
9-29
Fruit and Vegetables, 1974-1988
see also Box 43
16
30-42
Fruit and Vegetables, 1977-1980
17
1-9
Flowers, 1970-1990
see also Box 43
17
10-25
Flowers, 1965-circa 1990s
see also Boxes 43-44
18
1-25
Flowers, 1966-1980
see also Box 45
19
1-20
Flowers, circa 1970s-1987
20
1-18
Flowers, 1976-1987
21
1-4
Landscapes, 1974-1990
see also OV 53
21
5-12
Caves and Miscellaneous, 1971-1989
see also Boxes 43-44
21
13-24
Artist Studios, 1972-1976
see also Box 45
21
25-31
Artist Studios, circa 1970s
see also Boxes 43, 45
22
1-8
Bridges and Buildings, 1974-1978
22
9-14
Studio, Windows, Easels, 1967-1977
22
15-29
Studio, Windows, Easels, 1967-1977
see also Box 43
23
1-10
Space Materials, 1969-circa 1970s
23
11-15
Ruins, 1971-1987
23
16-26
Ruins, circa 1970s
24
1-2
Dogs and Animals, 1974-1986
24
3-17
Sheet Series, 1971-1979
24
18-21
Shoes, 1973-1980
25
1-19
Miscellaneous Oversized Material, 1967-1989
26
1-31
Oversized Material, Nudes, undated, 1985
see also Box 16
43
1
Oversized Material, Fruit and Vegetables, 1974-1979
see also Box 16
43
2
Oversized Material, Flowers, 1970-1987
see also Boxes 17-18
43
3-8
Oversized Material, Caves and Miscellaneous, undated
see also Box 21
43
9
Oversized Material, Artist Studios, 1974
see also Boxes 21-22
43
10-11
Oversized Material, Studio, Windows and Easels, 1972
see also Box 23
43
12
Oversized Material, Flowers, 1983-1987
see also Box 18
44
1-3
Oversized Material, Caves and Miscellaneous, 1983-1989
see also Box 21
44
4
Oversized Material, Flowers, undated, 1974
see also Box 19
45
1-2
Oversized Material, Artist Studios, 1972
see also Boxes 21-22
45
3-7
Oversized Material, Landscapes, 1974
see also Box 21
OV 53

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