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Art, American--20th century--Exhibitions

 Subject
Subject Source: Loc

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Edward and Josephine Hopper Research Collection

 Collection
Identifier: NNWhit.003
Scope and Contents note The material in The Edward Hopper Research Collection documents the long relationship between Edward Hopper (1882-1967) and the Whitney Museum of American Art. It includes voluminous documentation of the artist’s life and work compiled by Whitney curators in the course of preparing exhibitions of Hopper’s work and the Hopper Catalogue Raisonné, as well as correspondence with Hopper and his wife Josephine, and with collectors of Hopper work. Series 1, Collector files, documents...
Dates: 1894-2007; Majority of material found within Bulk, 1930-1995

Whitney Museum of American Art Exhibition Records

 Collection
Identifier: NNWhit.001
Abstract

The Whitney Museum Exhibition Records document the efforts of multiple Museum departments in planning and presenting exhibitions at the Whitney Museum of American Art over the span of seventy-three years. Materials include correspondence, contracts, artists’ proposals, statements, CVs, photographs, checklists, press releases, announcements, brochures, articles, installation layouts, didactic texts, and other materials.

Dates: 1931-2004



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