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The Contini-Volterra Photographic Archive, 1930-1970, consists of photographs of art objects created in Europe during the 13th through 20th centuries. The collection was assembled by Alessandro Contini-Bonacossi, 1878-1955, and Gualtiero Volterra, 1901–1967.
The Marvin Eisenberg Collection is a research photographic archive of primarily Italian paintings of the 12th through 15th centuries. This collection contains photographs, postcards, museum catalogs, art journal articles, correspondence, and research notes. The photographs were assembled for art history lecture presentations and research for journal and book publications about Italy’s late Gothic and early Renaissance painting.
This collection contains the papers of Professor Donald H. Evans, a professor of art and art history, emeritus, at Vanderbilt University.
The Louise LeQuire Papers document her career as an artist, curator, writer and teacher. It contains much of LeQuire’s own work, including documents and correspondence related to her service with the Metro Nashville Arts Commission and the Visual Arts Alliance of Nashville, as well her extensive research on notable artists of the time, such as William Edmonson, Red Grooms, and Frederic Remington.
The following material is a collection of comics from the cartoonists: Quino and Caloi. As a whole, the collection is composed of copies of their artwork and newspaper clippings. There is also an interview of Quino from the magazine Clarin and a clipping about Al Hirschfeld accompanied with some of his work.
This collection contains 6 items: an address, three drawings, and two handwritten manuscripts.
- Subject: Art X
- Art 21
- Art History 13
- Education 2
- Journalism 2
- Latin America 2
- Political cartoons 2
- Artists’ books 1
- Cartoonists--Argentina 1
- Costume design 1
- Fabric arts 1
- George Peabody College for Teachers--Alumni 1
- Illuminated manuscripts of the Middle Ages 1
- Landscape painting, English 1
- Law 1
- Literature 1
- Nashville (Tenn.)--History 1
- Outsider art 1
- Postcards 1
- Quiltmakers 1
- Religion 1
- Scrapbooks 1
- Sculpture 1
- Southern States--Culture 1
- Southern States--History 1
- United States--Politics and government 1
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 1
- Vanderbilt University--Faculty 1
- War posters 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1
- World War, 1939-1945--Posters 1 + ∧ less
- Kinney, Belle, 1890-1959 1
About this Site
This site contains collection guides, or finding aids, to the archival collections held by Vanderbilt University Special Collections and University Archives, the History of Medicine Collection, and the Scarritt Bennett Center. Finding aids describe the context, arrangement, and structure of archival materials, allowing users to identify and request materials relevant to their research.
Each finding aid contains a link to request materials from the collections. Collections can also be requested by emailing the repository directly through the library website. Each repository has its own location, hours, and contact information. Please consult the repository with questions about using the materials. Collections are non-circulating and must be used in the repository’s reading room. In many cases, the collections are stored off-site and require advance notice for retrieval.