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8.3: Writings , circa 1940-2011
1.3 Linear feet
Box 16-17

Additional writings include dozens of artist and biographical statements, essays, lectures, memorials, condolences, notes, speeches, talks, statements, tributes, and writings about other artists. The bulk of writings by others are essays, dissertations, and reviews about Barnet. Some of the writings here are duplicates or alternate drafts of writings from the original donation, found in series 3.
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Artist and Biographical Statements, circa 1955-1990
16
7
Essays
"Aspects of American Abstract Painting", circa 1960
16
8
"My Self Portrait", 1960s
16
9
"A Personal Reflection of the Spiritual Aspects in American Art", 1976
16
10
"Painting without Illusion", 1950
16
11
"A Philosophy of Painting", circa 1960
16
12
"What I Think about Painting", circa 1950
16
13
Drafts and Fragments, 1960s-1990s
16
14
Published Versions (photocopies), 1940s
16
15
Lectures
Famous Artists School, 1956-1957
16
16
"Matisse", 1951
16
17
Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1950s
16
18
Lecture Notes, 1940s-1990s
16
19
Memorials and Condolences, circa 1978-2010
16
20-21
Notes, General, 1940s-1990s
16
22-23
Speeches and Talks, 1970-2006
16
24
"Statement for Tennessee Heritage Mural Brochure", 1987
16
25
Tributes and Writings about Others, 1970-2011
Includes writings about Romare Bearden, Lois Dodd, Milton Resnick and others
16
26
Tributes and Writings about Others, 1970-2011
17
1
Subject, Portraits, circa 1960-1990
17
2
Subject, Prints, circa 1950s-2000s
17
3
Writings by Others, 1950s-2000s
17
4-7

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