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Riva Castleman papers, 1871, 1930-2013

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Series 8: Photographic Material , 1960-2011
0.5 Linear feet
Box 10, OV 13

Photographic material consists of black and white and color photographic prints, Polaroids, and contact sheets of Castleman at the beginning of her career in the 1960s up through 2011. Also arranged here is one video recording of an exhibition opening at the Museum of Modern Art. Photographs document Castleman in portraits, at work at MoMA, traveling, at social gatherings, and attending exhibition openings and dinners with artists, printmakers, curators, and collectors. Further description is at the file level.
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Photographic Material, 1960s
Includes exhibition openings with Jasper Johns and Alfred Barr.
10
15
Photographic Material, 1970s
Includes Jasper Johns lithograph exhibition opening, Fritz Glarner signing prints with Tatyana Grosman, and Castleman visiting the Universal Limited Art Editions studio in West Islip, New York with Tatyana Grosman.
10
16
Photographic Material, 1970s
Includes an oversize photograph of Castleman visiting Universal Limited Art Editions in West Islip, New York and an oversize photographic poster of Buckminster Fuller
13
Photographic Material, 1980s
Includes formal social gatherings with museum director Richard Oldenburg, and collectors Gerald Cramer and Robert Feldman.
10
17
Installation and Opening Reception of Seven Master Printmakers at the Museum of Modern Art, Video Recording, 1991
1 video recording
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18
Castleman's Retirement Party at the Museum of Modern Art, 1995
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19
Photographic Material, 1990s
Includes social gatherings with Robert Rauschenberg, Roy Lichtenstein, Merce Cunningham, and Ken Tyler. Includes portrait of Castleman with Hillary Clinton.
10
20
Photographic Material, 2000-2011
Includes John Baldessari.
10
21
Family Photograph Album (disbound), 1970s-1980s
10
22
Photograph Album, 1980s-2000s
10
23

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