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William Chapin Seitz papers, circa 1930-1995

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4.2: People and Subject Files , 1940s-1970s

This subseries comprises the bulk of the William Chapin Seitz papers. People and subject files are organized in rough alphabetical order and include a wide variety of types of materials, such as correspondence, printed materials, research files, notes, photographs, works of art, and writings concerning and by the artists, art historians, museum professionals, subjects, and movements.
Description Container Select
Abstract Expressionism, circa 1960s
7 Folders
4
16-22
Abstract Art, Origins, 1960s
4
23
Adrian, Mark, 1970
4
24
Agam, Yaacor, 1960s
4
25
Ashton, Dore, 1960s
4
26
Alberti, Architectural Theory, 1949
4
27
American Association of Museums, 1960s
4
28
American Consciousness, 1970s
4
29
American Council of Learned Societies, 1950s-1960s
4
30
American Federation of Arts, 1950s
4
31
American Impressionism, 1970s
4
32
American Art at Mid-Century, 1973
5
1
American Art, 1960-1970
5
2
Ancient Art, 1960s
5
3
Anti-Modern Art, 1950s-1970s
5
4
Antiques, 1970
5
5
Applied Art, 1960s
5
6
Aquarius, Astrology, 1970-1970
5
7
Architects, 1970s
5
8
Architecture, 1970s
5
9
Arista Gallery, 1938
5
10
Art and [illegible], 1970s
5
11
Art and Government, 1960s-1970s
5
12
Art and Literature, 1966-1970
5
13
Art and Politics, 1970-1972
2 Folders
5
14-15
Art and Taxes, 1960s-1970s
5
16
Art and Theater, 1960s-1970s
5
17
Art Dealer Association, 1973
5
18
Art Definition, 1964
5
19
Art Education, 1970s
5
20
Art Films, 1960s
5
21
Art Historians, 1970s
5
22
Art Law, 1960s-1970s
5
23
Art Market, 1960s-1970s
2 Folders
5
24-25
Art Market Magazine, 1960s-1970s
5
26
Art Scene, 1960s-1970s
5
27
Art, Ridiculous or Bad, 1960s-1970s
5
28
Art, Black, 1970s
5
29
Art, Communist, 1960s
5
30
Art Establishment, 1960s
5
31
Art, Russian, 1960s
5
32
Art Technology, 1960s
5
33
Artists Biographies, 1960s-1970s
5
34
Artists, Boston and New England, 1960s
2 Folders
5
35-36
Artists Clubs, 1950s
5
37
Artists Crisis, 1970-1971
5
38
Artists Groups, 1950s-1970s
5
39
Artists Lists, 1960s-1970s
2 Folders
5
40-41
Artists Lists, 1960s-1970s
2 Folders
6
1-2
Artists Assemblage, 1950s-1960s
2 Folders
6
3-4
Artists Assemblage Panel, 1961
6
5
Artists Statements, 1970s
6
6
Artists Studios, 1960s-1970s
6
7
Artists Tapes, 1960s-1970s
6
8
Artists, Virginia, 1960s
6
9
Albers, Josef, 1960s
6
10
Asia, 1970s
6
11
Association of Art Museum Directors, 1960s
6
12
Atlantic Brief Lives, 1960s-1970s
6
13
Avant Garde, 1960s-1970s
2 Folders
6
14-15
Bahai, 1963
6
16
Baltimore, Maryland, circa 1964
6
17
Barr, Alfred, 1952-1973
6
18
Bauhaus, 1969-1970
6
19
Baziotes, William, 1950s-1960s
6
20
Beuys, Joseph, 1960s-1970s
6
21
Biennial, Venice, 1960s-1970s
6
22
Biennial, Sao Paolo, 1960s
6
23
Biography, Rickey, 1970s
2 Folders
6
24-25
Biographies, Not Artists, 1970s
6
26
Black Culture, Not Art, 1960s-1970s
6
27
Black Mountain College, circa 1950s
6
28
Blurbs, 1960s-1970s
6
29
Bocour, Leonard, 1970s
6
30
Books, Current and Relevant, 1970s
6
31
Books, Art Historical, 1970s
6
32
Books, 1960s-1970s
7
1
Boston, Massachusetts, 1960s
7
2
Boston Scene, 1960s-1970s
7
3
Brown, J. Carter, 1974
7
4
Brush Techniques, 1949, 1970s
7
5
Cage, John, 1960s-1970s
7
6
Calderara, Antonio, 1970s
7
7
California School, 1948-1972
7
8
California, 1960s-1970s
7
9
Calligraphy, 1972
7
10
Camping, 1970s
7
11
Canada, 1970s
(Artists Lists and Data)
7
12
Canadian Art, 1967-1970
7
13
Canady, John, 1960s
7
14
Categories of Art, 1970s
7
15
Cezanne, Paul, 1960s
7
16
Change, 1960s-1970s
7
17
Charlottesville, Virginia, 1970s
7
18
Chicago, Illinois, 1970s
7
19
Christo, 1972
7
20
Collage, 1960s-1970s
7
21
Collage, American, 1960s
7
22
Collage, Objects, 1960s
7
23
Collectors and Collecting, 1960s-1970s
5 Folders
7
24-28
Club, 1960s
7
29
College Art Association, 1970s
2 Folders
7
30-31
Color, 1970s
7
32
Comparative Art, 1970s
7
33
Communes, 1970s
7
34
Conceptual Art, 1970s
2 Folders
8
1-2
Conner, Bruce, 1960-1961
3 Folders
(Includes assemblage mail art)
8
3-5
Conservation, 1970s
8
6
Constructivism, 1970s
8
7
Cooper-Union, 1963-1965
8
8
Corbett, Edward, 1950s
8
9
Cornell, Joseph, 1950s-1960s
8
10
Counter Culture, 1966-1972
3 Folders
8
11-13
Creative Process, 1960s
8
14
Criticism, 1960s-1970s
8
15
Critics, 1967
8
16
Cubism, 1971
8
17
Current, 1960s-1970s
8
18
d'Arcangelo, Allan, 1970s
8
19
d'Harnoncourt, Rene, undated, 1959
8
20
Dada, 1960s-1970s
8
21
Dance, 1971
8
22
Davis, Gene, 1973
8
23
de Kooning, Willem, 1950s-1972
3 Folders
8
24-26
Dealers, 1960s-1970s
8
27
Death, 1971
8
28
Decades, 1970s
(20s and 30s)
8
29
Decorative Arts, 1970s
8
30
Delacroix, Eugene, 1950s
8
31
Der Strum, 1971
8
32
Destruction in Art, Auto-Destruction, 1960s-1970s
8
33
di Suvero, Mark, 1960s
8
34
Drawing, early 1970s
8
35
Drugs, 1970-1971
8
36
Duchamp, Marcel, 1960s
2 Folders
(Includes transcript of interview)
8
37-38
Earthworks, 1970s
9
1
Ecological, Mineral Art, 1970s
9
2
Education, 1960s-1970s
9
3
Egbert, Donald, 1960s
9
4
Engineering, 1964
9
5
England, 1965-1971
9
6
Enviornment, 1960s-1970s
9
7
Enviornmental Art, 1970s
9
8
Enviornmental Crisis, 1970s
9
9
Enviornments, 1970s
9
10
Enviornments, Urban, 1971
9
11
Ethics, 1964-1971
9
12
Europe vs. America, 1954
9
13
Exhibition Technology, 1950s
9
14
Expressionism, 1971
9
15
Fakes, 1963-1973
9
16
Fashion, 1967-1971
9
17
Figure, 1963-1970
9
18
Figure Symposium and Show, 1962
2 Folders
9
19-20
Film, 1960s-1970s
9
21
Flag, 1970s
9
22
Formalist Art, 1971
9
23
Freedom of Artists, 1971
9
24
Friends of Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, 1970
9
25
Friends of the Whitney Museum of American Art, 1969
9
26
Future, 1970-1971
9
27
Futurism, 1973
9
28
Galleries, 1970-1973
9
29
Galleries, Europe, 1971
9
30
Gallery Maps, 1970s
9
31
Games, 1970
9
32
Gatch, Lee, 1940s-1960s
9
33
Geldzahler, Henry, 1960s-1970s
9
34
Gorky, Arshile, 1950s
9
35
Gottlieb, Adolph, 1940s-1960s
9
36
Graphics, 1966-1973
9
37
Graves, Morris, 1940s
9
38
Greece Trip, 1964
9
39
Greenberg, Clement, 1940s-1960s
9
40
Group Shows, 1970
9
41
Guggenheim, 1964-1970
9
42
Guston, Phillip, 1950s-1960s
9
43
Happenings, 1960s
2 Folders
10
1-2
Hard Edge Painting and Sculpture, 1970s
10
3
Heller, Ben and Mrs., 1950s-1960s
10
4
Hess, Thomas B., 1950s
10
5
Hilles Collection, 1966
10
6
Hirshhorn, Joe, 1960s-1970s
10
7
History, 1970s
10
8
Hofmann, Hans, 1960s
3 Folders
10
9-11
Homosexuality, 1966-1970s
10
12
Huxtable, Ada Louise, 1970s
10
13
Ideas, 1950s
4 Folders
10
14-17
Illustrations and Articles, circa 1966
10
18
Impressionism, Art News, 1970
10
19
Impressionsm, Relevance of, 1972
10
20
Impressionism, National Gallery Exhibition, early 1970s
10
21
Information Fallout, 1970
10
22
Installation, 1970
10
23
Intellectual, Role of, 1970-1972
10
24
Irony and Humor, 1970
10
25
Israeli Art, 1974
10
26
Italian Paintings, Central, 1950s
10
27
Japan, 1973
10
28
Jokes, Art, 1970
10
29
Kandinsky, Wassily, 1972
10
30
Kaprow, Alan, 1960s
10
31
Kassel, Germany, 1970
10
32
Kinetic Art, 1955-1960s
10
33
Kirchner, Ernst Ludwig, 1973
10
34
Kitsun, 1960s-1970s
10
35
Klee, Paul, 1940s-1950s
10
36
Knaths, Karl, circa 1950s
10
37
Kootz, Sam, 1974
10
38
Kramer, Hilton, 1960s-1970s
10
39
Krebs, Rockne, 1960s-1970s
2 Folders
10
40-41
Landscape, 1972
11
1
Las Vegas, Nevada, 1960s
11
2
Leftist Theory, 1970-1971
11
3
Left, New Left, 1973
11
4
Light, 1965-1970
11
5
Linder, Richard, 1960s
11
6
Literature, 1953-1971
11
7
London, England, 1960s-1970s
11
8
London Art, 1963-1972
11
9
Magritte, Rene, 1960s-1970s
2 Folders
11
10-11
Manifestos, 1940s-1960s
11
12
Martin, Anthony, 1970s
11
13
Marcuse, Herbert, 1970s
11
14
Matisse, Henri, 1960s-1970s
11
15
Matta, Roberto Echaurren, 1950s-1960s
11
16
McLuhan, Marshall, 1960s-1970s
11
17
Multimedia, 1960s-1971
3 Folders
11
18-20
Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1970-1973
11
21
Mexico, circa 1969
11
22
Miro, Joan, 1970s
11
23
Modernism, 1970-1972
2 Folders
11
24-25
Modigliani, Amedeo, 1960s-1970s
11
26
Mondarian, Piet, 1960s-1972
2 Folders
11
27-28
Monet, Claude, 1950s-1960s
4 Folders
11
29-32
Monet, Claude, 1950s-1960s
19 Folders
12
1-19
Motherwell, Robert, 1950s-1970s
2 Folders
12
20-21
Munson, Paul, 1971
13
1
Multiples, 1968-1971
13
2
Murals, circa 1968-1973
13
3
Museum of Modern Art, 1961
13
4
Museums, Universities, 1970s
13
5
Museums, 1960s-1970s
6 Folders
13
6-11
Music, Criticism and History, 1950s-1970s
13
12
Music and Film, 1960s-1970s
2 Folders
13
13-14
Nalota, Louise, 1960s
(Tap City Circus)
13
15
National Endowment for the Arts, 1970s
13
16
National Gallery of Art, 1970s
13
17
National Shopping Centers, Inc., 1960s-1970s
13
18
National Styles, 1960s-1974
13
19
Nature and Nature Painters, 1948-1970s
13
20
Neo-Humanists, 1960s
13
21
Nevada, 1973
13
22
New York, 1973
13
23
New York, Artists, 1960s-1970s
13
24
New York, Herald Tribune, 1961-1962
13
25
New York, Scene, 1960-1971
13
26
New York, Downtown, 1970
13
27
Newman, Barnett, 1969-1970
13
28
Nixon, Richard, 1968
13
29
O'Doherty, Brian, 1970s
14
1
Obituaries, 1966-1974
14
2
Opposites, 1960s
14
3
Optical Art, Theory, 1960s
3 Folders
14
4-6
Orient, 1950s-1970s
14
7
Oster, Jerry, 1960s
14
8
Painting, Americna, 1960s
14
9
Panels, 1962-1968
14
10
Paris, Paris Galleries, 1950s-1973
14
11
People, Personalities, 1954-1972
14
12
Perception, 1970s
14
13
Periodicals, Art, 1970s
14
14
Personnel, Literature and Art, 1960s
14
15
Philosophy, 1970s
14
16
Photos of Artists and Paintings, 1951-1974
2 Folders
14
17-19
Picasso and Dewey, 1974 May
2 Folders
14
20-21
Picasso, Pablo, 1940s-1970s
14
22
Pictorial Means, 1940s-1950s
14
23
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1967-1970
14
24
Plastic, 1968
14
25
Poetry, 1962-1970
14
26
Politics, 1970s
2 Folders
14
27-28
Pollock, Jackson, 1950s-1970s
14
29
Pop, 1960s-1970s
14
30
Pop, 1960s-1970s
2 Folders
15
1-2
Pornography, 1960s-1970s
15
3
Portraiture, Modern, 1967-1971
15
4
Posters, 1970s
15
5
Pousette-Dart, Richard, 1970s
15
6
Primitive Art, 1960s-1970s
15
7
Princeton University, 1972
15
8
Protests, 1970-1971
15
9
Psychedelic Data, 1960s
15
10
Psychology of Art, 1969-1970
15
11
Psychology, Abnormal, 1970s, 1946
2 Folders
15
12-13
Public Relation Data, 1960s
15
14
Publishers, 1969
15
15
Purists, 1960s
15
16
Quality in Sculpture, 1960s
15
17
Radical Realist Painters, 1974
15
18
Realism, 1970-1973
15
19
Regional Styles, 1970
15
20
Reich, Charles, 1970s
(The Greening of America)
15
21
Relevance, 1969
15
22
Religion, Art, 1950-1972
15
23
Renwick Gallery, 1972
15
24
Resnick, Milton, 1973
15
25
Researchers, 1971
15
26
Responsive Eye, 1968-1971
15
27
Retirement, 1971
15
28
Revolution, 1971
15
29
Rhode Island School of Design, 1965
15
30
Rock, etc., 1970-1973
15
31
Romanticism in 20th Century Art, 1950s
15
32
Rome, Italy, 1961
15
33
Rosati, James, 1960s-1970s
15
34
Rosenberg, Harold, 1972
15
35
Rothko, Mark, 1953-1970s
2 Folders
16
1-2
Russia, 1960s-1970s
16
3
Sao Paolo Preview Dinner, 1968
16
4
Schwitters, Kurt, 1970s
16
5
Science Art, 1970s
16
6
Scientific American, 1960s
16
7
Schull, Robert, 1970s
16
8
Sculpture Symposium, 1952
16
9
Sculpture, Monumental, 1968-1972
2 Folders
16
10-11
Segal, George, 1971-1972
4 Folders
16
12-15
Selz, Peter and Thalia, 1960-1973
16
16
Sensibility, 1970
16
17
Seventies, 1970s
16
18
Sewall, John Ives, 1952-1960
16
19
Shahn, Ben, 1949-1952
16
20
Shapiro, Meyer, 1970s
16
21
Singer Building, 1963
16
22
Sixties Record, 1960s-1970s
16
23
Smith, Leon, 1971
16
24
Smith, Tony, 1967-1971
16
25
Sociology and Anthropology, 1960s-1970s
16
26
Soho, 1971-1973
16
27
Spaces, 1965-1966
16
28
Spoerri, Daniel, 1961
16
29
Steefel, Pete, 1960s
16
30
Stella, Frank, 1960s
16
31
Still, Clyfford, 1960s
16
32
Stuyvesant Collection, 1960s
(Kinetic Art)
16
33
Styles, 1960s
16
34
SUNY Exhibition, 1965
16
35
Surrealism, 1960s-1970s
16
36
Sutherland, Graham, 1974
17
1
Symbolism, 1970-1972
17
2
Tamarind Lithography Workshop, 1960s
2 Folders
17
3-4
Taste, 1970
17
5
Taylor-Page, 1960s
17
6
Technology, 1960s-1970s
2 Folders
17
7-8
TV, 1970s
17
9
Theater, 1970s
17
10
Theme Exhibitions, 1960s-1970s
17
11
Tinguely, Jean, 1960s
17
12
Toronto, Canada, 1967
17
13
Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri de, 1965
17
14
Tobey, Mark, 1960s
11 Folders
(Includes transcripts of interviews)
17
15-25
University of Washington, Seattle, 1969
17
26
University of Virginia, 1960s
17
27
Venice, Italy, 1960s-1970s
17
28
Video Art, 1963-1970
17
29
Virginia, 1970s
17
30
Virginia, Museums, 1972-1973
17
31
Virginia Biennial, 1971-1973
2 Folders
17
32-33
Vocabulary, 1970s
17
34
Warhol, Andy, 1967-1971
17
35
Washington Artists, 1971
17
36
Washington, D.C., 1971
17
37
Wasserman, Max and Jeanne, 1960s
17
38
Watts Tower, 1961-1965
17
39
Willard, Marian, 1952
17
40
Women Artists, 1970-1972
2 Folders
17
41-42
Youth, 1970s
17
43
General Painting and Sculpture, 1950s-1970s
16 Folders
18
1-16

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