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Valentine Gallery records, circa 1890-1960

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1.1: Louis Eilshemius, circa 1890-1960

This subseries consists of materials relating to Louis Eilshemius's career, his relationship with Valentine Dudensing, and his affiliation with the Valentine Gallery. Found are biographical sketches, correspondence, writings, contracts, price lists and lists of works of art, clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, music written by Eilshemius, published works by Eilshemius, photographs of the artist, installations, and works of art, and a scrapbook. Some of the Eilshemius letters are illustrated. A scrabook contains clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs.
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Biographical Sketches and Essays, 1917-circa 1940
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Correspondence, 1931
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Correspondence, 1932
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3
Correspondence, 1933
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Correspondence, 1934
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Correspondence, 1935
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Correspondence, 1936
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Correspondence, 1938
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Correspondence, 1939
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Correspondence, circa 1930s
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"Ode to Valentine Dudensing," by Louis Eilshemius, 1932
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Poetry, by Louis Eilshemius, circa 1890
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Essay on Eilshemius by Charles Norman, 1937-1960
Includes correspondence regarding the article
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Notecards of Exhibitions, circa 1957
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14
Critical Reviews, circa 1950
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Contracts, 1931-1932
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Price Lists, 1932-1934
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List of Paintings at Valentine Gallery, 1942
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List of Paintings Stolen, circa 1930
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19
List of Books by Eilshemius, circa 1932
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Loan Receipt, 1934
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21
Clippings, 1934-1946
Oversized material housed in Box 3
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22-23
Exhibition Announcements, circa 1930-circa 1940
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Exhibition Catalogs, 1897-1942
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25-26
Exhibition Notecards, 1932-1957
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Advertisements for Framing Services, circa 1895
Eilshemius promotional material
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Self-Promotion Pamphlets, 1932
Entitled "Some Discoveries in Science and Art," by Dr. Louis Eilshemius, M.A., Etc.
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29
Music,
To My Mother--Six Musical Moods
, composition by Louis Eilshemius, 1897
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30
Music,
Zapparella
, by Louis Eilshemius, 1900
Oversized material housed in Box 3
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31
Music,
Oenone--And Eight Other Tone-Pictures
, by Louis Eilshemius, 1911
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32
Mystery and Truth: A Sonnet Sequence
, by Louis Eilshemius, 1907
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33
Companionship
, by Louis Eilshemius, 1909
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34
Song of Spring and Blossoms of Unrequited Love
, with art by Louis Eilshemius, circa 1960
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Photographs
Portraits of Louis Eilshemius by Carl Van Vecten, circa 1930
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Portraits of Louis Eilshemius, circa 1890-circa 1940
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Installations, circa 1932
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Works of Art, Landscapes and Marine Scenes, circa 1940
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39-41
Works of Art, Nudes, Nymphs, and Samoa, circa 1940
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42-43
Works of Art, Africa, Italy, Spain, New York City, circa 1940
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Works of Art, Figures, circa 1940
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Works of Art, circa 1940
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46-47
Scrapbook, 1925-1940
Oversized material housed in Box 3
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48
Oversized Clippings, circa 1930
Material from Box 1, F22
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Oversized Music by Louis Eilshemius, 1900
Material from Box 1, F31
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Oversized Scrapbook, 1925-1936
Material from Box 1, F48
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