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Rudi Blesh papers, circa 1900-1983

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Series 2:Writing Projects and Notes, circa 1945-1967
0.8 Linear feet
Box 1

The series contains drafts, notes, and research material that includes photographs, correspondence, and printed material for projects on Alberto Burri, Hans Richter, Kurt Schwitters, Man Ray, Robert Motherwell, Stuart Davis, and the book Collage: Personalities, Concepts, Techniques. Also included are five notebooks and loose notes on art nouveau, modern art, narcissism, Yves Klein, Picasso, and on interviews with Marcel Duchamp and critic Henry McBride.
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Alberto Burri, Research Material, 1959-1960
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8
Collage: Personalities, Concepts, Techniques, Draft - Introduction, circa 1965
1
9
Collage: Personalities, Concepts, Techniques, Drafts, circa 1965
1
10-12
Collage: Personalities, Concepts, Techniques, Draft - "Cubism", circa 1960
1
13
Collage: Personalities, Concepts, Techniques, Exhibition Lists, 1958-1962
1
14
Collage: Personalities, Concepts, Techniques, Galley, 1967
1
15-17
Collage: Personalities, Concepts, Techniques, Notebook, 1959-1961
1
18
Hans Richter, Research, 1960-1961
1
19
Kurt Schwitters, Research, 1947-1961
1
20
Man Ray, Research, 1945-1961
1
21
"Negro Sculpture," Drafts and Research, circa 1950
1
22
Robert Motherwell, Notebook of Blesh and Harriet Janis, circa 1961
1
23
Robert Motherwell, Photographs of Works of Art, circa 1961
1
24-25
Stuart Davis, Draft, circa 1955
1
26
Stuart Davis, Galley and Research, circa 1955
1
27
Stuart Davis, Image Content, circa 1955
1
28
Stuart Davis, Notebook, circa 1955
1
29
Stuart Davis, Research, circa 1955
1
30
Notebooks, circa 1945-circa 1957
3 notebooks
1
31-33
Notes, circa 1960s
1
34

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