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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Army and Navy of the United States prints

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 6203

Prints from a portfolio "Army and Navy of the United States", depicting various military scenes, primarily soldiers on horseback. The prints are hand colored. Three of the prints include artists signatures--Andre Castaigne and W.S. (William Sullivant Vanderbilt) Allen. They all include copyright dates of 1891 or 1892.

Dates: circa 1891-1892

Dick Jones Picture Co. Charles M. Russell prints

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 6152
Abstract 11 prints of paintilgs by Charles M. Russell: The Strenuous Life; The Mad Cow; Cowboy Sport; The Cinch Ring; A Serious Predicament; Capturing the Grizzly; A Bronc to Breakfast; The SLick Ear; Jerked Down; Sagebrush Sport; Heads or Tails. Of the 11, 9 include attribution to the Dick Jones Picture Company. Charles M. Russell (1864-1926) was, along with Frederick Remington, the best-known painter of the American West during the late 19th-early 20th centuries. The Dick Jones Picture Company...
Dates: circa 1930s

Harold L. Doolittle collection of art prints

Identifier: 0032

Prints by various artists, including John Taylor Arms and Arthur H. Heintzelman, from Harold L. Doolittle's collection; 41 prints from the Printmakers' Society of California (1922-64); about 150 prints by artists of the U.S. and Europe of the period 1915-1950; 38 original prints by Doolittle.

Dates: 1799-1964, undated; Majority of material found in 1920s-1960s

European prints collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 6158
Abstract This small collection consists of mostly 18th and 19th century European prints. Artists represented include Pierre Numa Basaget, Anne Claude de Caylus, George Follitt, Francois Jacques Dequevauviller, Edouard Hocquart, Gabriel Huquier, James Gabriel Huquier, Jean Francois Daumont, Georg Balthasar Probst, Giovanni Paolo Panini, Robert Laurie, Jacques Francois Chereau, and Andre Basset. Of particular note are the optical prints, which were meant to be seen through "optical machines" or...
Dates: 18th-19th centuries

Hoover Dam Project prints

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31275056490445]
Identifier: 6225
Scope and Contents

3 matted prints depicting the construction of the Hoover Dam created by architect and artist William Woollett.

Dates: circa 1931

Josephine Locke papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0113
Abstract The collection consists of notes, guidebooks, prints, and photographs created and collected by Josephine Locke on her travels in Europe and the Far East. In addition to notebooks filled with Locke's observations on the art she viewed, many of the prints include handwritten annotations. Also included is a signed photograph of Rabindranath Tagore. Josephine Locke (1851-1919) was an artist, author, and lecturer in Los Angeles, where she was an active member of the Ruskin Art Club. Ms. Locke...
Dates: circa 1900-1919

John F. Merritt Southern California memorabilia and ephemera collection

Identifier: 7103

A collection of Southern California memorabilia and ephemera collected by John F. Merritt, founder of Californians for Preservation Action and its successor organization, California Preservation Foundation (CPF). The collection contains postcards, pamphlets, magazines, produce crate labels, prints, comic books, illustrations, and countercultural political materials created between 1899 and 2005, with the bulk of the collection spanning from 1910 to 1970.

Dates: 1899 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1910 - 1970

José Guadalupe Posada prints

Identifier: 0517
Abstract The collection contains a total of 506 items printed by Antonio Vanegas Arroyo's press. Among the items are half-sheet and full-sheet broadsides, chapbooks, and games. A majority of the prints were by José Guadalupe Posada, and possibly a few by Manuel Alfonso Manilla, his precursor and mentor. Themes in the collection include: Mexican popular culture, Calaveras, local disasters, supernatural acts, crimes, suicides, moral lessons, social critique, political caricatures, corridos, religious...
Dates: circa 1890-1915; 1943; 1953

Travel and tourism ephemera collection

Identifier: 7105
Abstract The Travel and tourism ephemera collection consists of materials both informational and commemorative in nature, dating from the years 1896 to 2013. The contents of the collection are varied in both format and geographic location. The majority of the material focuses on points of interest in California, with a significant number of items dealing with Los Angeles and the surrounding areas including information about tourist sites and souvenir booklets and items such as postcards....
Dates: 1896 - 2013

USC Library of Aeronautical History Leach Corporation aviation prints

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31275056890701]
Identifier: 6221
Scope and Contents

The USC Library of Aeronautical History Leach Corporation aviation prints consists of prints of historical aircraft distributed by the Leach Corporation as part of their series "Heritage of the Air". Also included is a letter from the president of the company describing this series, and a poster describing the performance capabilities of various types of aircraft.

Dates: 1948, 1962