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Series 5 | A Finding Aid to the Print Council of America records, 1951-2016

Print Council of America records, 1951-2016

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Series 5: Project Files, 1956-2013
3.4 linear feet
Boxes 16-19, OV 29

Files for council projects include numerous publishing and research projects, surveys, the development of a print collection in India, the People-to-People Program, the sales of an Edgar Degas work, and proposals for other projects.
This series is arranged as two subseries.
5.1: Publishing and Research Projects, 1956-2016
5.2: Other Projects, 1956-2016
5.1:Publishing and Research Projects , 1956-2013
The council published several guides and directories including
A Census of 15th Century Prints in Public Collections of the United States and Canada, A Guide to the Collecting and Care of Orignial Prints, The Print Council Index to Oeuvre-Catalogs of Prints by European and American Artists, Print Collections in the United States, Print Dealers and Art Galleries in the U.S.
,
What is an Original Print?
, and others. The information collected from many of these publications led to the creation of the
Index to Print Catalogues Raisonné
database, which provides searchable information on European, American, and Japanese print resources.
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Book, "American Printmaking: 1930-1966" by Alan Fern , 1964-1967
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22
Book, "Bibliography of Lithographs" by Heinrich Schwarz , 1968-1981
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23
Book,
A Census of 15th Century Prints in Public Collections of the United States and Canada (1985)
, Correspondence, 1971-1981
16
24
Book,
A Census of 15th Century Prints in Public Collections of the United States and Canada (1985)
, Published Copy , 1995
16
25
Book,
A Census of 15th Century Prints in Public Collections of the United States and Canada (1985)
, Transfer to Database, 1993-1995
16
26
Book,
A Guide to the Collecting and Care of Original Prints (1967)
, 1963-1966
16
27
Book, "Print Collector's Yearbook" (1962), Edited by Zigrosser , 1959-1963
16
28
Book, "Print Collector's Yearbook" (1962), Research and Correspondence on
Print Collector's Quarterly
, 1956-1957
16
29
Book,
The Print Council Index to Oeuvre-Catalogs of Prints by European and American Artists
(1983), Published Copy Signed by Riggs , 1983
17
1
Book,
The Print Council Index to Oeuvre-Catalogs of Prints by European and American Artists
(1983), Contract and Proposal for Supplement , 1968-1984
17
2
Book,
The Print Council Index to Oeuvre-Catalogs of Prints by European and American Artists
(1983), Correspondence , 1968-1997
17
3-5
Book,
The Print Council Index to Oeuvre-Catalogs of Prints by European and American Artists
(1983), Kraus International Publications, 1980-1983
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6
Book,
The Print Council Index to Oeuvre-Catalogs of Prints by European and American Artists
(1983), Progress Report , 1971
17
7
Booklet, "Books on Fine Prints and Printmaking" (1966), Printed Copy and Correspondence , 1966-1967
17
8
Booklet,
Callot and Daumier
by A. Hyatt Mayor, Printed Copies and Correspondence , 1959
17
9
Booklet,
A Directory of Sources for Traveling Exhibitions of Prints and A List of Graphic Arts Workshops
(1959), Printed Copies and Correspondence , 1959-1967
17
10
Booklet,
Films on Prints and Printmaking
(1966), Printed Copies and Correspondence , 1961-1966
Includes material for second edition.
17
11-12
Booklet,
Guidelines for Lending Works of Art on Paper
(1995), Outline, Drafts and Correspondence , 1993-1998
17
13-14
Booklet,
Guidelines for Lending Works of Art on Paper
(1995), Published Copies , 1995-2015
Includes English and Japanese versions of booklet and one print out of digital version.
17
15
Booklet,
Holdings of Japanese Prints in Museum Print Collections in the United States
(1962), Printed Copies and Correspondence , 1962
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16
Booklet,
Holdings of Prints by Edvard Munch in Museum Print Collections in the United States as of May-June, 1962
, Published Copies and Correspondence , 1962-1963
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17
Booklet,
Holdings of Prints by Edvard Munch in Museum Print Collections in the United States as of May-June, 1962
, Research on Holdings by Munch, Edward Hopper, Paul Klee, and Jacques Villon , 1961
17
18
Booklet,
Print Collections in the United States
(1961), Annotated Copies and Correspondence , 1958-1969
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19
Booklet,
Print Collections in the United States
(1969-1970 Edition), Correspondence , 1969
17
20
Booklet,
Print Council of America
(1961), Published Copies and Correspondence , circa 1961
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21
Booklet,
A Print Council of America Paper Sample Book: A Practical Guide to the Description of Paper
(1997), Correspondence and Drafts, 1994-1998
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22
Booklet,
Print Dealers and Art Galleries in the U.S.
, Card File of Recommended Dealers and Published Copies , 1965
17
23
Booklet,
Print Dealers and Art Galleries in the U.S.
, Correspondence , 1963-1965
17
24
Booklet,
Print Dealers and Art Galleries in the U.S.
, Correspondence , 1963-1965
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1
Booklet,
Print Dealers and Art Galleries in the U.S.
(1st Edition), Dealers Standards Pledge Forms , 1964-1967
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2
Booklet,
Print Dealers and Art Galleries in the U.S.
(2nd Edition, 1965), Dealer Applications Pending Recommendations , 1965-1967
18
3
Booklet,
Print Dealers and Art Galleries in the U.S.
(2nd Edition), Dealer Applications Pending Termination of Certifications , 1965-1967
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4
Booklet,
Print Dealers and Art Galleries in the U.S.
(2nd Edition), Dealer Applications Pending , 1965-1967
18
5
Booklet,
Standards for Print Dealers
(1964), 1964
Oversized material housed in OV 29.
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6
Booklet,
What is an Original Print?
(1961), Published Copies , 1961-1967
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7
Booklet,
What is an Original Print?
(1961), Sales and Printing Expenses, 1960-1962
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8
Booklet,
What is an Original Print?
, Revised Edition, 1964-1967
18
9
Booklet,
What is an Original Print?
, Orders, 1964-1968
18
10
Booklet,
What is an Original Print?
, Requests for New Edition , 1972
18
11
Database, "Bibliography of Articles on Prints," Correspondence , 1994
18
12
Database,
Index to Print Catalogues Raisonné
(1998), Funding Application for National Endowment for the Humanities, 1994-1995
18
13
Database,
Index to Print Catalogues Raisonné
, Funding for New Edition , 1994-1997
18
14-15
Database,
Index to Print Catalogues Raisonné
, Funding for New Edition , 1997-2001
18
16
Database,
Index to Print Catalogues Raisonné
, Correspondence , 1997-2001
18
17
Database,
Index to Print Catalogues Raisonné
, Contract with Bibliographer, 1997-2004
18
18
Database,
Index to Print Catalogues Raisonné
, Staffing, 1997-1998
18
19
Database,
Index to Print Catalogues Raisonné
, Contract with The International Fine Print Dealers Association Inc. , 1998
18
20
Database,
Index to Print Catalogues Raisonné
, Correspondence and Contracts, 2004-2012
18
21
Database,
Index to Print Catalogues Raisonné
, Correspondence and Publicity , 2005-2006
18
22
Database,
Index to Print Catalogues Raisonné
, Data Migration, 2011
18
23
Database,
Index to Print Catalogues Raisonné
, Digital Resource Grant Applications to Kress Foundation and IFPDA, 2011-2013
18
24
Database,
Index to Print Catalogues Raisonné
, Updates, 2012-2013
18
25
Periodical,
News of Prints
, Nos. 1-3, 1957-1958
18
26
Periodical,
News of Prints
, Nos. 4-5, 1959
18
27
Periodical,
Print Exhibitions Calendar
, Nos. 1-14, 1957-1961
18
28
Periodical,
Print Exhibitions Calendar
, Nos. 15-23, 1961-1964
18
29
Periodical,
Print Exhibitions Calendar
, Nos. 24-33, 1964-1967
Issue No. 27 is not included.
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1
Periodical,
Print Exhibitions Calendar
, Nos. 34-39, 1968-1969
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2
Periodical,
Print Exhibitions Calendar
, Nos. 40-46, 1970-1971
19
3
Periodical,
Print Exhibitions Calendar
, No. 47, 1972
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4
Research, "Bibliography of Print Oeuvre Catalogs," Correspondence , 1967-1972
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5-6
Research, "Bibliography of Print Oeuvre Catalogs," Timothy Riggs, 1968-1974
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7-8
Research, "Bibliography of Print Oeuvre Catalogs," National Endowment for the Arts Grant Proposal , 1971
19
9
Research, "Bibliography of Print Oeuvre Catalogs," Preliminary List , circa 1972-1973
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10
Oversized Dealer's Standards Certificates from Box 18, folder 6, circa 1965
OV 29
5.2:Other Projects , 1956-1995
Other projects include the donation of a print collection to the National Museum in New Dehli, India; participation in the People-to-People Program; surveys performed on lesbian and gay resources and on the computerization of art collection information in museums; and the printing and sales of a re-strike edition of Edgar Degas' "Alphonse Hirsch" using an original plate owned by Rosenwald. Proposals for a magazine titled "News of Original Prints," a Print Dealers in the U.S. organization, and Print Submission Center are also in this subseries.
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Collection Development, Collection of Prints Given by the Council to National Museum in New Delhi, India, 1960
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11
Program, People-to-People Program: A Program of International Friendship, 1956-1961
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12
Proposal, "News of Original Prints" Magazine, 1965-1969
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13
Proposal, Print Dealers Association in the U.S. - Correspondence , 1966-1967
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14
Proposal, Print Submission Center, 1960-1961
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15
Proposal, Print Submission Center, 1961
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16
Sales of "Alphonse Hirsch" by Edgar Degas, Correspondence and Manuscript , 1961
Re-strike edition from original plate owned by Rosenwald.
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Survey, Lesbian and Gay Resources and Related Activities , 1995
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Survey, Status of Computerization of Art Collection Information in Museums , 1981-1983
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