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Prentiss Taylor papers, 1885-1991

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Series 5: Writings , 1924-1971, undated
(Box 1-2; 51 folders; Reels 5911-5912)

Writings include a hand-made book Modelling Zorach P.M. that contains annotations and photographs of Taylor and William Zorach's sculpture class. Also included are manuscripts on miscellaneous art-related topics, poems, and reviews written by Taylor about other artists' work. All writings are by Taylor except for a script by Henry Siddons and a poem by Joseph Titzell.
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Hand-Made Book Modelling Zorach P.M., 1932-1934
1
5911
1031-1069
Untitled Manuscript about Arnold Davis, undated
1
5911
1071-1078
Untitled Manuscript about "Charleston Negroes,", undated
1
5911
1080-1081
Untitled Typescript about Elocution, undated
1
5911
1083-1085
Untitled Manuscript about a Hospital Stay, undated
1
5911
1087-1090
Untitled Typescript about Italian Marionette Theater, undated
1
5911
1092-1097
Manuscript "American Printmaking,", undated
1
5911
1099-1116
Script "Aucassin and Nicolette,", undated
1
5911
1118-1128
Script "Ballet of a Sunday Picnic,", undated
1
5911
1130-1137
Manuscript "The Candystriped Blouse,", undated
1
5911
1139-1147
Typescript "Characteristics of Current American Prints,", undated
1
5911
1149-1200
Typescript "Foreword" Concerning Library of Congress Pennell Competition, undated
1
5911
1202-1208
Manuscript and Typescript "How Art Therapy May Help Reintegrate the Disordered Mind,", undated
1
5911
1210-1227
Typescript "James Monroe,", undated
1
5911
1229-1231
Manuscript "A Particular Aspect,", undated
1
5911
1233-1250
Typescript "Photography and Its Great Tradition,", undated
1
5911
1252-1255
Manuscript and Typescript "Preludes to Finland,", undated
1
5911
1257-1260
Manuscript "Nellie and Abby Putnam,", undated
1
5911
1262-1294
Typescript "Return, O Holy Dove,", undated
1
5911
1296-1308
Typescript "Some Humanitarian Printmakers,", undated
1
5911
1310-1412
Script "Susanna and the Elders,", undated
1
5911
1414-1418
Typescript "Three Sentences on Art in Washington,", undated
1
5911
1420-1421
Typescript "To Paint American,", undated
1
5911
1423-1438
Typescript "Scenery and Costumes,", 1924
1
5911
1440-1447
Typescript "Figurehead,", 1928
1
5912
14-68
Script "Trolleys,", 1928
1
5912
70-84
Typescript "The American Artist and Our Plain Man's Renaissance,", 1942
1
5912
86-98
Typescript, Letters, and Notes for "Pissaro: Patriarch of Impressionism,", 1941-1947
(3 folders)
1
5912
100-240
Manuscript, Typescript, and Letters for "Cezanne,", 1947-1948
(4 folders)
1
5912
242-546
Manuscript, Typescript, and Notes for "Degas,", 1949-1950
(5 folders)
2
5912
549-815
Miscellaneous Writings, 1971, undated
2
5912
817-828
Miscellaneous Poems, 1925-1933, undated
(2 folders)
2
5912
830-891
Notebook of Book Reviews, 1938-1940
2
5912
893-930
Miscellaneous Book Reviews, 1938-1942
(3 folders)
2
5912
932-1017
A Review of Three Plays and a Book, 1940
2
5912
1019-1026
Exhibition Reviews by Taylor, 1937-1939
(2 folders)
2
5912
1028-1105
Script "The Sicilian Romance" by Henry Siddons, undated
2
5912
1107-1146
Illustrated Poems by Joseph Titzell, 1927
2
5912
1148-1163

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