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Kirk Varnedoe papers, 1890-2006 (bulk 1970-2003)

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Varnedoe (Kirk) Papers
Series VI. Research and Writings, 1890-2006, undated 34.59 Linear Feet (86 boxes)
Series VI.A. Artists, 1890-2006, undated 28 Linear Feet (67 boxes)
Files contain notes, readings, drafts of essays, study photographs and slides, with occasional audiotaped interviews of living artists.
Arrangement
Arranged in alphabetical order by the last name of the artist.
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34A, 35-42, 121 Gustave Caillebotte, 1972-2001
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43 Edgar Degas, 1899-1998
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43, 137 Duane Hanson, 1974-1985
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43-49 Jasper Johns, circa 1960-1996
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50-51 Matisse/Picasso, 1959-2003
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52-58 Jackson Pollock, 1926-2006
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59-82, 122-125, 133 Auguste Rodin, 1892-2003
Including numerous authentication files, and research dating from Varnedoe's Stanford years through the 1990s when he wrote A Fine Regard.
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83-86, 133 Scandinavian artists, circa 1950- circa 1988
Research on various artists for Varnedoe's Northern Lights exhibition in 1982, and book published in 1988.
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87 Richard Serra, 1987-2002
87 James Turrell, 1967-2004
Cy Twombly, 1920-2000, undated
Cy Twombly (digital version available on-site only): 1920-2000

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88-90, 121, 133 Drafts, readings, photographs
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135 C1-C11 Audio tapes
C1: Lecture 1 of 3 from MOMA's Cy Twombly exhibit. October 4, 1994. Speakers are Richard Serra, Francesco Clemente, and Brice Marden.
C5: Lecture 3 of 3 from MOMA, titled "The Latin Class," October 25, 1994. Rosalind Krauss is the lecturer.
C8: Lecture 2 of 3 lectures from MOMA, titled "Rethinking Cy Twombly," October 11, 1994. Kirk Varnedoe is the lecturer.
C11: Kirk Varnedoe lectures on Cy Twombly at the National Gallery on May 17, 2001.
C2-C4 are duplicates of C1. C6, C7, and C10 are duplicates of C5. C9 is a duplicate of C8.
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91-93 Vincent Van Gogh, circa 1890-2003
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94-95 Andy Warhol, 1987-1999


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