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Angus MacLise papers, 1956-2010

Series VI: Artwork, 1965-2003

The artwork series consists primarily of illustrations, drawings, calligraphy and other works on paper. While many of the works are by MacLise, there are also a significant number of works by Hetty and Ossian Maclise, and a number of MacLise's friends. There are also a number of unsigned or otherwise unidentified artists represented in this series.

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Box 10 Folder 1 Gould, S. [Untitled drawing.] November 1977.

Ink, multicolor pens on paper, 5" x 8".


Box 10 Folder 1 [MacLise, Angus.] [Sketch of the cosmos.] [Undated .]

Blue and red ink on white paper, 7" x 5.375". Hierarchical sketch of the cosmos, with "The Vast" at the top and "Underworld" at the bottom.


Box 10 Folder 1 [MacLise, Angus.] [Sketch of the cosmos.] [Undated .]

Blue ink on white paper, 7" x 5.25". Hierarchical sketch of the cosmos, with "The Pleroma" at the top and "The Void" at the bottom.


Box 10 Folder 1 [MacLise, Angus.] "Ratio." [Undated .]

Pencil sketch on fragment of rice paper, 5" x 5.5". With pencil inscription: "from Duiers Triumphant Chariot for Maximilien."



Box 17 [MacLise, Angus.] "Masters of the 4 Directions," "Good Luck Charms from the Taoist Cavern," "Dragon veins," "Diagrams showing ch'i," "Example of mystic bird script," [and] "Sung dynasty charm.", Undated

Drawings and ms. on 2 leaves of tracing paper, 10" x 10.5" and 9.75" x 10".



Box 23 Folder 16 [MacLise, Angus.] Small circular etching of a winter landscape of trees on a square of heavy cotton paper.

(4 x 4 inches, signed).



Box 10 Folder 1 [MacLise, Ossian.] [Untitled drawing.]

Pencil and paint on cardstock, 5.25" x 6". An outer space scene.


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist, possibly Angus MacLise or Mahaprasad Shresta].

20 small drawings on tracing paper. Approx. 2.875" x 2.375" ea., with one 3" x 8.375". Drawings with writing in Sanskrit. Similar images appear in the Dreamweapon publicationThe Swayambhu Underground: The Maps,and Key to the Secret Chambers: The Legend.


Box 10 Folder 1 ["NP."] "93 Aiwass 418." [Ca. 1978.]

Ink on tracing paper, 11.875" x 9". Text with faint Egyptian images visible.


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist.] [Untitled drawing.] [Undated .]

Black ink on pink paper, 7.675" x 5.375". Signed, but signature illegible ["SG78"]


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist.] [Three traced drawings.] [Undated .]

Pencil and ink on tracing paper pasted to cardstock, 2.75" x 2.875" to 6" x 7". Traced drawings of three demons.


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist]. [Hand-colored woodblock print.] [Undated .]

Marker-colored woodblock print, 9.5" x 12". Throne room scene with a four-armed deity and 4 attending figures.


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist.] [Hand-colored Buddhist image.] [Undated .]

Hand-colored star-shaped woodblock print pasted onto octagonal piece of rice paper with added stamps or ms. sketches, 5.75" x 5.75".


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist.] [Rubbings of Buddhist imagery.] [Undated .]

Charcoal rubbings on 4 leaves of rice paper, 1.75" x 4.75" to 5.25" x 11.5".


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist.] [Rubbings of Buddhist imagery.] [Undated .]

Charcoal rubbings on 8 scraps of rice paper, 1" x 1.5" to 3.5" x 10".


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist.] [Rubbings of Buddhist imagery.] [Undated .]

Charcoal rubbings on 10 scraps of rice paper, 4.175" x .75" to 10.25" x 2".


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist.] [Black pen sketch.] [Undated .]

Black ink on white paper, 4.5" x 8.5".


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist, possibly Angus MacLise.] [Untitled collage.] [Undated .]

Small stapled strip of hand-colored images, 5" x 1.75".


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist, possibly Hetty MacLise.] [Sketch of Angus MacLise.] [Undated .]

Marker on lined notebook paper, 6" x 3.5".


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist, possibly Petra Vogt.] [Untitled drawing.]

Ink on paper, 5.5" x 6.5". Two figures, with crease down middle.


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist.] [Tracing of rectangular design.] [Undated .]

Scrap of tracing paper, 1" x 3.25". Rectangular patterns with Sanskrit lettering. Numbered "20."



Box 23 Folder 21 [Unidentified artist.] Silkscreen print of a monkey on heavy paper, undated.

Printed at lower right is what appears to be a name: "...PONL..."; inscribed on verso: "With All the/BEST/Wishes/..."



Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist, possibly Ossian MacLise.] [Untitled drawing.], undated

Pencil and ink on paper, 8.25" x 11". Double-sided drawing of dragons and celestial beings, with accompanying folder.


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist.] [Untitled drawing of Buddhist sculpture.] [Undated .]

Pencil on tracing paper, 10.675" x 7.5".


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist.] [Untitled collage.] [Undated .]

Woodblock print with taped-on photo print fragment, 3.25" x 2.5".


Box 10 Folder 1 [Unidentified artist.] [Untitled drawing.] [Undated .]

Ink on tracing paper, 5.5" x 2.375". Image of designs copied from a charcoal rubbing.


Box 10 Folder 2 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

.075" x 2" cardboard scrap. Calligraphy in purple ink.


Box 10 Folder 2 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

1" x 2" cardboard scrap. Calligraphy in purple ink.


Box 10 Folder 2 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled drawing., undated

1.5" x 3.75" irregularly clipped notebook paper. Small design in blue ink of hill, apex noted "A".


Box 10 Folder 2 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

3.75" x 5.5" irregular clipped paper. Scratches and doodlings in blue ink.


Box 10 Folder 2 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

7" x 5.75" notebook paper. Calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 2 [Snyder, Don.] ["Cloud Doctrine."], undated

2.25" x 1.5" photo print attached to 3" x 2.25" black paper.


Box 10 Folder 2 Vogt, Petra. Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

3.5" x 5" brownish rice paper. Calligraphic marks in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 2 [Unidentified artist] "Magic is Tragic.", undated

2" x 8" clipping attached with tape to 9.25" x 11" paper. Clipping in general shape of two connected ovals with holographic ms. slogan bordered with multiple lines in brown ink.


Box 10 Folder 3 [MacLise, Angus.] "Bird's Eye/On-Edge"

6" x 9" paper. Diagram of Earth/Higher Planes with notes on "Conceptual Earth" in holographic ms. in hand of AM in blue ink on recto. Notes in holographic ms. of AM in black ink on verso.


Box 10 Folder 3 [MacLise, Angus.] "Personae"., undated

6.85" x 5.25" notepad paper. Diagrammatic forms with names of figures from myth i.e. Medusa, Lucifer, Shiva etc. in blue ink on recto. Ms. notes in hand of AM in blue ink on verso.


Box 10 Folder 3 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled diagram., undated

8.5" x 5.25" ruled notepad paper. Diagram resembling artwork "Personae" with names of figures from myth in blue ink on recto. Scattered notes emphasizing words "Chaos/Empyrean/Nadir/Zenith" in blue ink, in holographic ms. in hand of AM on verso.


Box 10 Folder 3 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic notes., undated

9.75" x 6.5" lined paper, masking tape on verso. Magical symbol alphabet, curving designs in purple watercolor and blue ink. Holographic ms. in hand of Angus Maclise: "OT, 'Malachim' -- the Angelic Script of the Geonic period." Calligraphy based on the Enochian alphabet of John Dee.


Box 10 Folder 3 [MacLise, Angus.] "Induces madness.", undated

11.25" x 8" rice paper. Multiple magical/religious symbols, most identified, on recto. Notes, scratched out, in holographic ms. in hand of AM on verso. 1 leaf, 2 p (r/v).


Box 10 Folder 3 [MacLise, Angus.] "Scrim of the Living Text.", undated

5" x 8" ruled notepad paper. Stage design and notes in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 3 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork, undated

.035" x 4.25" paper attached to .015" x 2" paper, each bearing fragments of calligraphy in red ink.


Box 10 Folder 3 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork, undated

.085 x 5.75" clipped paper glued onto ms. fragment. Calligraphy in orange ink.


Box 10 Folder 3 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork, undated

2" x 2.5 " irregularly clipped orange paper. Calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 3 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled stage design., undated

3" x 5.25" paper. Sketches and notes in black ink. Slight water damage.


Box 10 Folder 3 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled stage design., undated

8" x 5" ruled notepad paper. Two sketches in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 3 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled stage diagram., undated

8.5" x 8" yellow paper clipped from larger flier for Sheldon Rochlin films/the SaMay a Foundation. Design and notes in black and green ink. With note in green ms.: "projections + colors + shadows on to SMOKE."


Box 10 Folder 3 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled stage diagram. [Undated ]

14" x 8.5" yellow paper, verso of Sheldon Rochlin films/SaMay a Foundation. Design and notes in black ink on recto. Folded, once, at middle.


Box 10 Folder 3 [Vogt, Petra]. Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

8.5" x 4" rice paper envelope (empty). Box in gold ink overlain with calligraphy in black ink. Calligraphy in black ink below box.


Box 10 Folder 4 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

2.25" x 3" ruled paper. Fragment of calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 4 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

4" x 2.75" ruled ledger paper. Fragment of calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 4 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

4" x 2.75" ruled ledger paper. Fragment of calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 4 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

8.5" x 3.5" paper with calligraphy in red ink, bleed-through.


Box 10 Folder 4 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

4.5" x 4" ruled paper, irregular margins. Fragments of calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 4 [MacLise, Angus.] "Antiquity.", undated

2.75" x 8.5" paper with irregular borders, taken from larger sheet. Roman alphabet and unidentified alphabet, word "(Antiquity)" within surrounding outline resembling speech balloon in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 4 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled collage.

1976. 10.5" x 6.75" rice paper, irregular borders. Collage elements included 11.75" trimmed calligraphic artwork in red ink, clippings of Tibetan alphabet and Buddhist elements. Holographic ms. in hand of AM in blue ink, "ONGUE" [i.e. "Mother Tongue"]


Box 10 Folder 4 [Unidentified artist.] Untitled collage., undated

3.25" x 4.5" paper clipped into rough oval shape. Trimmed images on photo paper attached.


Box 10 Folder 4 [Unidentified artist, possibly Angus MacLise]. Untitled collage. [Ca. 1970s].

9.75" x 6" clipped images stapled together. Silhouette of Tibetan horn blower and photo of two Tibetan horn blowers, all taken from the cover of the publicationThe Music Scores for the Short Mahakala Puja.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

12.5" x 7.65 ruled paper. Calligraphy in red ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

12.5 x 7.65" ruled paper. Calligraphy in red ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

0.75" x 7" ruled paper, clipped to shape. Fragment of calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

0.75" x 7" ruled paper, clipped to shape. Fragment of calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

6.5" x 2.75" ruled paper clipped to shape. Fragment of calligraphy in red ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

1" x 5" ruled paper, clipped to shape. Fragment of calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

1.75" x 6.85" ruled paper. Fragment of calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

5.5" x 2.5" gray paper, irregularly clipped to shape. Fragment of calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

7.5" x 3" ruled paper. Fragment of calligraphy in red ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

2.45"x 7.75" paper with 2.25" x 6.75" ruled paper clipped to shape attached. Fragment of calligraphy in black ink on clipped paper. Some staining.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

3" x 3" ruled ledger paper. Fragment of calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

8" x 1.75" paper. Two rows of calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

5.5" x 1.5" yellow paper. Fragment of calligraphy in blue ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] 6.25" x .075" paper clipped to shape.

Fragment of calligraphy in black ink on both sides.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

8.75" x 5" rice paper. Calligraphy in (blurred) red ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

7.25" x 7.25" ruled paper. Calligraphy in black ink


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

7.5" x 4" paper. Calligraphy in blue, purple, and red ink. Bleeding through.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

8.75 x 5.25" rice paper. Fragment of calligraphy in black and red ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

5.5" x 7" ruled paper. Calligraphy in teal ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

7.5" x 3.15" ruled paper. Calligraphy in red ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

7.5" x 3.75" ruled paper. Calligraphy in red ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

7.75" x 8" ruled paper. Calligraphy in black and red ink.


Box 10 Folder 5 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

7.5" x 7.65" ruled paper. Calligraphy in red ink.


Box 10 Folder 6 [Breeze, William.] Untitled lettering guide., undated

5" x 8.5" paper. Roman letters and sigils in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 6 Cohen, Ira. The Beauty of Attraction: Two Photos. Kathmandu: Bardo Matrix, [undated .]

Unique artists' book. 6" x 3.5" dark slate blue rice paper folded once, with 2 photographs by Ira Cohen affixed to inner pages. Holographic ms. in the hand of Ira Cohen on both covers & both interior pages. Inscribed on cover: "For Angus MacLise." On back cover: "Starstreams #6". With two additional 3" x 5" b&w photo prints by Ira Cohen laid in (one signed on verso).


Box 10 Folder 6 [MacLise, Angus.] "I walk towards joy forever.", undated

5.5" x 16" ruled paper with collage element of attached atlas map of Near and Middle East clipped to shape. Title in holographic ms. in hand of AM beneath map on left hand side. Additional holographic text on reverse. Folded once.


Box 10 Folder 6 [MacLise, Angus.] "Rim of Illusion.", undated

Ink on 6 cardstock panels, 11.75" x 4" ea. Withaccompanying 4.25" x 13" white envelope bearing typed label to Further Along Prod., Inc., Attn: Joe McHugh. Ink drawing of a 360 degree silhouette of mountain wall of Kathmandu Valley.


Box 10 Folder 6 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork.

3.5" x 4.75" light green paper. Calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 6 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork.

6" x 4.5" heavy rice paper. Calligraphy in brown ink.


Box 10 Folder 6 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork.

5" x 4" oval-shaped yellow paper. Calligraphy in brown ink.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

3.5" x 4.65" maroon rice paper. Fragment of calligraphy.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

4.5" x 3.35" green rice paper. Calligraphy in purple ink, blurring.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

4.5" x 3.35" red rice paper. Caligraphy in black or dark blue ink.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

4.65" x 3" yellow rice paper. Calligraphy in red ink.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

4.65" x 3.45" green rice paper. Calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

5.5" x 5.85" rice paper. Calligraphy in blue, red and yellow ink.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

6" x 1.5" ruled paper. Fragment of calligraphy in black ink


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork. [Undated ]

7" x 4.5" ruled paper irregularly shaped around calligraphy in red ink.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

8" x 2.5" paper. Calligraphy in black ink on fragment of a rice paper flier.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

8" x 5.65" tracing paper. Calligraphy in black and red ink in cross-shaped pattern.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

8.25" x 3.65" white paper. Calligraphy in black, orange, and pink ink.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

8.65" x 3.65" white paper. Calligraphy in black, orange, and pink ink.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

8.65" x 7" paper. Calligraphy in red, gray/silver and yellow ink.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

8.75" x 5.25" rice paper. Calligraphy in red and orange ink.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

8.75" x 5.25" rice paper. Calligraphy in yellow and black ink.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

9" x 7" ruled paper. Calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

6" x 4.75" ruled paper. Calligraphy in red ink. With adhesive on verso.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

12.25" x 7.65" ruled notepad paper. Calligraphy in red ink.


Box 10 Folder 7 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled miniature artists' book., undated

9" x 3.85" folded yellow rice paper with cutout elements attached, including calligraphy and a photograph of AM. Three small components are detached.


Box 10 Folder 7 "SG." [Untitled drawing.]

Ink on paper, 6.75" x 7.5". Abstract black ink sketches of two shapes.



Box 17 Vial, Ron. [Portraits of Angus MacLise]. New York, NY., undated

13" x 10" white paper. Portrait of Angus MacLise wearing glasses in black and gray inks/pencils on recto. Portrait of Angus MacLise not wearing glasses in black and gray inks/pencils on verso.



Box 10 Folder 7 [Unidentified artist.] [Untitled drawing.], undated

Ink on paper, 5.5" x 5.75". A sketch (of waves) in blue ink.


Box 10 Folder 7 [Unidentified artist]. Untitled watercolor., undated

12.5" x 9.5" card stock torn from larger sheet. Blue watercolor, red ink. ["Not Angus", et. al.]


Box 10 Folder 7 [Unidentified artist]. Untitled collage., undated

10.5" x 8" dull yellow paper. Collage elements feature calligraphy in red and black ink.


Box 10 Folder 8 MacLise, Angus. Holographic ms. booklet with title "Diapason"., undated

Unique artists' book, 5.75" x 2.65". Rice paper pages bound by hand with tape between dark slate blue heavy rice paper covers. Clipped photographs attached to front cover r/v. and back cover interior. 58 pp. total including 14 pp. in holographic ms. in hand of AM, 2 pp. of calligraphic artwork.


Box 10 Folder 8 [MacLise, Angus]. "Decade Cadence Decadence.", undated

5.5" x 8.5" white paper. Abstract design )obscuring lettering) in black ink and watercolor. Words "Decade" and "Poem" recognizable in midst of image.


Box 10 Folder 8 [MacLise, Angus]. [Stage design sketches for The Death and Rebirth of Planet Earth .], undated

10.75" x 8.45" ruled graph paper. Pencil sketches recto and verso. Sketch of locations of "Shrine," "Tree[s]", and "Stone wall."


Box 10 Folder 8 [MacLise, Angus]. [Stage design sketches for The Death and Rebirth of Planet Earth .], undated

11" x 8.45" ruled graph paper. Pencil sketches with additional notes in orange pencil.


Box 10 Folder 8 [MacLise, Angus]. [Stage design sketches for The Death and Rebirth of Planet Earth .], undated

11" x 8.5" ruled graph paper. Sketches in green ink. Sketch of locations of speakers, cars, trestle, tape recorders, etc.


Box 10 Folder 8 [Vial, Ron.] [Untitled drawing.]

Ink and watercolor on paper, 7" x 10.5". Drawing of a skull and swirling design, clipped to shape.


Box 10 Folder 8 Vial, Ron. [Untitled drawing.] New York, 1978.

Marker on paper, 12" x 9". A sketch of scarabs and a city skyline.



Box 17 [Unidentified artist.] [Untitled Egyptian-themed drawing.]]

Marker on white paper, 14" x 10". Egyptian silhouette and small hieroglyphic sketches. With ms. text on verso in an unidentified hand: "Le Chaeai, Grand Tempter de la Glace -- Dragon of Ice -- Age of Finis -- Bermuda UFOs -- Inside front + back cover -- Evensongs of Extasy." [Possibly related to Harry Smith, who wrote an unpublished series of Tarot-themed poems entitledEvensongs of Extasyin 1977.


Box 17 [Unidentified artist.] [Untitled drawing.]

Marker on board, 11.75" x 10.5". Image of a nude woman with added ms.: "Knighte: Anglo-saxon for NHUIT or G.B. 6.6.6-1."



Box 10 Folder 9 [Cohen, Ira.] [Paste-up card of material from Seven Marvels. ] [Undated .]

Single leaf, folded to 4 p., 8.25" x 6.5". With material from the Bardo Matrix publication Seven Marvels pasted in. First page: "O Surfer Surfing & Surfed…"


Box 10 Folder 9 Cohen, Ira. "Halcyon or the Song of Diapazan." Unique ms. artist's book. [1976].

Holographic ms. on 10 leaves (20 p.) in 11" x 4.5" silver foil wrapper. Holographic ms. texts and sketches in black and pink inks on unbound pages of rice paper.


Box 10 Folder 9 [de Sales], Aymon. Untitled drawing. 1965.

11.75" x 8.25" ink drawing with colored pencils. Post-it note on verso: "E.Clerihew Bentley."


Box 10 Folder 9 Landgarten, Ira. "For Ira Cohen/Familial Crest." Ju. 6, 1982.

Hand-colored photocopy, 11" x 8.5".


Box 10 Folder 9 [MacLise, Angus]. [Untitled calligraphic artwork.], undated

8" x 5" paper. 11 lines of small calligraphic writing in blue ink.


Box 10 Folder 9 [MacLise, Angus]. [Untitled calligraphic artwork.], undated

9.75" x 5.5" rice paper. Calligraphy in blue, purple, green and yellow ink.


Box 10 Folder 9 [MacLise, Angus]. [Untitled calligraphic artwork.], undated

11.5" x 7.25" dull orange card stock. Calligraphy in black ink.


Box 10 Folder 9 [MacLise, Angus]. [Untitled calligraphic artwork.], undated

11.65" x 2.5" gray construction paper. Calligraphy in black ink


Box 10 Folder 9 MacLise, Angus. "Writ". Unique artist's book. New York: Dreamweapon, 1967.

4 leaves, 6 p., 8.35" x 7.25" Intricately-folded typescript leaves in navy blue velvet-lined covers, with ms. cover. Signed on inside front cover, with ms. colophon on inside back cover.


Box 10 Folder 9 [MacLise, Angus]. "Projections of Seed-Syllables.", undated

Photocopy of ms. artwork, 3 leaves, 3 p., 8.25" x 11"


Box 10 Folder 9 Snyder, Don. The Cloud Doctrine . November 17, 1983.

Ms. artist's book. 8.5" x 11". Card covers enclosing photocopied pages tied with white ribbon through hole bunch in top upper left. 6 leaves, 12 p. including covers. Inscribed on verso of front cover: "No. 6. / A numbered, Handmade/ Limited Edition of Twenty /Inspired by and Dedicated to/ The Late Angus MacLise./ Made by Don [Snyder]/Degan [Snyder]/Ariel Snyder/and /Michael O'Callaghan /on November 17, 1983 A.D." (2 copies)


Box 10 Folder 9 [Unidentified artist]. [Untitled drawing.], undated

Black stippled ink on 9.75" x 6.5" white card stock. Abstract pointillist drawing.


Box 10 Folder 9 [Unidentified author/editor, possibly Ira Cohen)]. MAKOM: A Good Place To Live . Amsterdam,, undated

22 leaves, 22 p. stapled at upper left corner. Maquette of proposed publication. 12" x 8.5" photocopy paper. Contains reproductions of photographs, Gestetner typescript pages, etc.


Box 10 Folder 10 [MacLise, Angus]. [Untitled calligraphic artwork.], undated

Photocopy of original artwork, 8.5" x 4.25". Black square with white calligraphy.


Box 10 Folder 10 [MacLise, Angus]. [Untitled calligraphic artwork.], undated

Photocopy of original artwork, 8.5" x 14".


Box 10 Folder 10 [MacLise, Angus]. [Untitled calligraphic artwork.], undated

Photocopy of original artwork, 8.5" x 14".


Box 10 Folder 10 [MacLise, Angus]. [Untitled calligraphic artwork.], undated

Photocopy of original artwork, 8.5" x 14".


Box 10 Folder 10 MacLise, Hetty. "Albion's New Jerusalem." February 2003.

Color photocopy of original drawing and ms. poem, 11.5" x 8.5".


Box 10 Folder 10 MacLise, Hetty. "for Ira and Family." Four untitled artworks with poem and Autograph letter signed. [2008]

Enclosed within 7" x 11" manila Royal Mail envelope. Contains: 1. "Autumnal Equinox." [2007] 1 leaf, 1 p. Photocopy of holograph ms. 2. Autograph letter signed to "Dearest family of Cohens." Color photocopy of "dingdong" artwork on verso with holograph signature and 2006 date. 3. "For Ira." 5.65" x 7.5" color print of angel in black ink, blue and red colors within art paper matte border; chop marks, holographic signature of HM, date "'08." Protective rice paper surrounding torn away. 4. "For Raphael." 5.65" x 6" circular color print of "dingdong" in black, green, blue etc. inks within art paper matte border. Chop marks, holographic signature of HM, ''08", Protective rice paper present. 5. "For Lakhmi." 6.25" x 6.5" circular color print of Santa Clauses in pink, black, red inks within art paper matte border. Chop marks, holographic signature of HM, "'08." Protective rice paper present.


Box 10 Folder 10 MacLise, Hetty. "Star Streams.", undated

Ms. drawing on 3" x 7.75" tracing paper, mounted on 4.75" x 11" paper. With ms. inscription on mounting sheet: "Many good wishes from past present and future from Hetty."



Box 23 Folder 8 MacLise, Hetty. "Tsunami 04", 2005; "Atrata", 2003 ; "Agony in the Garden Iraq", 2003; "Who Was Eurydice", 2004, 2005, 2003, 2003, 2004

Signed by the artist and sent to Shiv Mirabato, with photocopies of 10 Hetty poems and a letter to Mirabato.



Box 28 Folder 3 MacLise, Hetty. 5 original etchings: "Alan Cheals Way/Hampstead/London, 2006, 3/35"; Atrata, 2003, 3/25"; "Untitled, 2006, 2/25"; "Untitled(The Agony in the Garden), 2003, 4/25"; "A Classical Landscape, 2006, 1/25".

In hand-made cardstock folder, inscribed "for Shiv/with/love/from Hetty".



Box 10 Folder 10 "NP." "Born in the night."

1978. 10.75" x 8.25" paper with ms. poem and illustrations in black and brown inks, brown watercolor.


Box 10 Folder 10 ["NP."] "The night is still young." [ca. 1978].

10.75" x 8.25" paper with ms. poem and illustrations in black and brown inks, brown watercolor.


Box 10 Folder 10 ["NP."] Untitled artwork in ink and pencil., undated

11.75" x 9" white art paper. Bottom two thirds white space outlined with black and yellow ink. Upper third black ink and multiple lines in purple pen/pencil and yellow ink. Text visible, transferred from another piece: "93 Aiwas 418."


Box 10 Folder 10 [Unidentified artist]. Untitled drawing., undated

Pen and ink on cardstock, 7" x 5". Figure/mountains/abstract design in black ink. Smaller design on verso.


Box 10 Folder 10 [Unidentified artist]. Untitled drawing. [1978].

Ink on paper, mounted on green construction paper, 12" x 9". White paper bearing designs of eyes, pyramids, symbols etc. in blue, red, yellow, purple, and orange ink/crayon taped onto paper. Holographic ms. poem in blue pen on verso, ""The Judgment: Cycle Apo for a Stone Griffin."


Box 10 Folder 10 [Unidentified artist]. "En reponse a Ant. Artaud's poem un furor..." 1978.

Ink & collage on blue construction paper, 12" x 9". Smaller image taped onto paper. Holographic comments etc. in French on recto, above and below image. Holograph poem in black ink on verso, "2. (Stone Griffin cont)."


Box 10 Folder 10 [Unidentified artist.] "Bagatelle pour une catastrophe." 1978.

Ink on red construction paper, 9" x 12". Drawing of seated Egyptian jackal with holographic ms. text. Untitled ms. text beginning "(Stone Griffin (cont) Staring down the four winds") on verso. Poem is signed "I.R./N.E.C."


Box 10 Folder 10 [Unidentified artist]. Untitled painting., undated

Watercolor on 9.5" x 7.75" art paper. Watercolor of flower in green, blue, white and yellow.


Box 10 Folder 11 MacLise, Angus. Glyph for Ira's Movie. [Undated .]

Unique artist's book, 48 p., 10" x 6". Artwork within consists of both abstract designs in black and red ink and calligraphic artwork in same media. Several pages identified only with page numbers in black ink. Title from inside front cover; added title on p. [3]:The 100,000 Leaves: An Iconic Sequence for Ira's Movie.


Box 10 Folder 11 MacLise, Angus. The Inner Pages. [New York]: The Letter Edged in Black, 1968.

Artist's book, 20 p., 6.75" x 9", unbound. Ms.-facsimile poetry with pasted-in printed calligraphy. Component of the magazineS.M.S. (Shit Must Stop#5, /010/1968.


Box 10 Folder 11 MacLise, Angus. "The Ninefold Shema." Unique artist's book., undated

10 leaves, 18 p. 9.75" x 7.5" white coated paper covers, containing intricately-folded blank pages. Title on front cover in holographic ms. in red ink/marker.


Box 10 Folder 12 [Brooks], Adrian. Untitled ink drawing of sixteen horses., undated

6" x 52.5" rice paper. Horses in black ink line and wash, some red ink as well for headdresses etc. Signature of Adrian in bottom right corner. Folded.


Box 10 Folder 12 [Cohen, Ira.] Untitled collage., undated

8.5" x 11" color photocopy of undated group photograph with stickers etc. added onto original. (3 copies)


Box 10 Folder 12 MacLise, Hetty. "It Is Yule Tide." 2007.

Hand-colored print, 7.5" x 9.25. Holographic ms. message underneath in green and blue pencil: "eat drink play games and jokes/remember the trees be happy/for t'is the birth of Sun King." Signed in pencil "Hetty '07."


Box 10 Folder 12 MacLise, Hetty. "Tsunami '04." 2005.

Color print, 11.25" x 7.5". Holographic ms. title & signature along lower border: "Artist proof / Tsunami '04. Hetty 05." With ms. inscription on verso: "This wood bird year will be good for you. Darling Ira. Happy 70th year -- Well done indeed…"



Box 28 Folder 6 MacLise, Hetty. "Very fists etching. ever"

Removed from her Diary, 1989



Box 17 MacLise, Hetty. "The Agony in the Garden." 2003.

Hand-colored print, 11.5" x 10.5". Artist's proof of skull-headed figure seated upon flame-breathing horse emerging from cloud; outstretched female figure above holding onto long thin branch as if blown by strong wind. Holographic ms. title and signature on recto; inscription to Ira Cohen on verso.



Box 10 Folder 12 MacLise, Hetty. "The Gold Curtain: A Special for Ira on his birthday."

Print, 11.25" x 7.5". Nude woman from left side profile looking into hand mirror. Image overlaid with golden fibers. With holographic ms. title and signature on recto.


Box 10 Folder 12 MacLise, Hetty. [Untitled print.] 2004.

Print, 6.25" x 4". Signed and numbered, no. 9/25. Image of monkey with Nepali writing. WITH: original mailing envelope addressed to Ira Cohen, addressed in ms. with a sketch on the verso.


Box 10 Folder 12 [Maher], Mikki. Autograph postcard signed to Ira Cohen. [Maine, September 4], 1995.

On verso of a 4" x 6" color photograph of Mikki standing on the seashore.


Box 10 Folder 12 Tageshima. Untitled drawing. 1965.

Ink on 11.75" x 8.15" paper. Line drawing of dancing half-dressed man in black pen and pencil. In holographic ms., upper right corner: "Tageshima/May 27-1965."


Box 10 Folder 12 [Tageshima]. Untitled drawing., undated

Ink on 11.75" x 8.15" white paper. Line drawing of angel in black ink.



Box 17 [Thapa,] Jimmy. "Full Moon on [leot] 1st March.", undated

Ink on 13" x 10.75" rice paper. Illustration of mountain temple. Small hole in paper. Holographic ms. in pencil in bottom right corner, "Line block/Base 10 cm."


Box 17 [Thapa,] Jimmy. Untitled drawing., undated

Ink on 13" x 10.5" rice paper. 7.5" x 4.5" image of owl sitting atop skull. Holograph ms. in pencil on bottom, "SS/line block."


Box 17 [Thapa, Jimmy]. Untitled drawing.

Ink on 13" x 21.5" rice paper. Illustration on recto of woman, hair in points, one breast visible, with semi-demonic figure sitting on right facing her. Unfinished pencil sketch on verso.



Box 10 Folder 12 [Thapa, Jimmy]. Untitled drawing. [Undated .]

Ink on rice paper, 6.35" x 4.85". Holographic ms. in pencil (fading) below: "On this monsoon come again/And here comes ms.[----]/I've nothing to say my dear friend/But my eyes are the same."


Box 10 Folder 12 Wilbourn, Dale. "Triptych." 1970. Lithograph

8.5" x 27.5", folded to 8.5" x 9". Section 4 ofAspenno. 9.


Box 10 Folder 12 Young, Dana. "Drug Warrior.", undated

6.5" x 6" rice paper, folded to make card. Cover illustration a line drawing of a nude man carrying a gigantic opium pipe, his feet, penis, head and one hand all replaced with mushrooms. Holographic ms. inscription: "for Don Snyder" in black ink, "Dana Young/DRUG WARRIOR" in red ink. Enclosures: I sheet thick yellow rice paper with black and red pencil/crayon design, I sheet rice paper with brown-black ink and wash of various symbols etc. within thick border, I sheet rice paper with abstract design in puple pencil/crayon.


Box 10 Folder 12 Young, Dana. The Art of Constructing An Alchemical Wing. 1977.

Ink on 13" x 8.5" tracing paper, with added pasted-on material. 3 leaves, 4 p. (r/v). Mock-up for an unpublished Bardo Matrix book.


Box 10 Folder 12 [Unidentified artist]. "O antelope desire…", undated

Drawing and typescript poem pasted onto blue paper, 9" x 6". Ink figure of standing nude and typescript poem on clipping.


Box 10 Folder 12 [Unidentified artist]. Untitled crayon drawing. [Undated ].

4.75" x 7" white paper. Holograph ms. on verso: "drawing of her floating village, boats, mountains, by a little [Uru/] girl."


Box 10 Folder 12 [Unidentified artist]. Untitled ink drawing., undated

5" x 6.85" white card. Black ink abstract designs.


Box 10 Folder 12 [Unidentified artist]. Untitled drawing., undated

Ink on cardstock, 8" x 10". Abstract floral-type designs in black ink.



Box 12 Baarslag, [Lee]. [Untitled drawing.]

Pastels on paper, 12" x 14". Image of a praying mantis against a mountainous background.


Box 12 Brooks, Adrian. "And again you will be/And again." 1976.

Ink on one large folded sheet of rice paper, 51.5" x 22". Drawing of women, symbols, swirls etc. in purple ink. Drawings used on Bardo Matrix publications, includingBombay Black.


Box 12 [Brooks, Adrian]. Untitled pen and ink drawings., undated

Ink on 15" x 52" rice paper, multiply folded. Designs, figures, faces etc. in purple and black ink.


Box 12 Cohen, Ira, & Kirke Wilson. "Allen Ginsberg." Ins & Outs Press/Turret Books, 1992.

Color screenprint by Wilson of a photograph by Cohen. Signed by Ginsberg.


Box 12 MacLise, Angus. The Mother Tongue . [1976].

Unique ms. artists' book with collage covers, [16] p. plus covers (all rice paper), 7.5" x 17.75".


Box 12 [MacLise, Angus.] Orfeo . Ms. artists' book. [ca. 1970-1979.]

16 p. of rice paper, 21.25" x 13". Script and design sketches for the unproduced opera Orfeo.


Box 12 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled artists' book. [ca. 1970-1979.]

28 p. of rice paper, 19" x 14.5". Oversize unbound book of black calligraphic artwork.


Box 12 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork. [Ca. 1970-1979].

Single column of black calligraphic lettering on rice paper, 14.25" x 10". With exhibit tag from "Dreamweapon."


Box 12 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork. [Ca. 1970-1979].

Two columns and two rows of black calligraphic lettering (forming a box at the bottom) on rice paper, 14.25" x 10". With exhibit tag from "Dreamweapon."


Box 12 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork. [Ca. 1970-1979].

Single column of brown calligraphic lettering (with pink bleed-through lettering) on rice paper, 21" x 12.5".


Box 12 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork. [Ca. 1970-1979].

Three columns of mixed red & blue calligraphic lettering on rice paper, 28.675" x 19".


Box 12 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork. [Ca. 1970-1979].

9 rows of blackcalligraphic lettering on rice paper, 19.75" x 14".


Box 12 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork. [Ca. 1970-1979].

4 columns of purple & 1 row each of 2 different shades of green calligraphic lettering on rice paper, 21" x 12".


Box 12 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork. [Ca. 1970-1979.]

2 columns and one row of black calligraphic writing on wedge-shaped construction paper, approx. 15.75" x 9.25".


Box 12 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork. [Ca. 1970-1979.]

4 columns of black and one column of orange calligraphic writing on paper, 17" x 3.675".


Box 12 [MacLise, Angus]. "Glyph." Kathmandu, 1976.

Watercolor, marker, and colored pencil on 8 fragments of paper ranging in size from 4.25" x 0.75" to 9.5" x 6". Painted on the verso of a torn flier for a Sheldon Rochlin presentation at an unidentified New York City venue. WITH rice paper housing folder, with ms. title and date in the hand of Angus MacLise.


Box 12 [MacLise, Angus.] [Untitled collage or book mock-up.]

One 11" x 15" sheet of blue rice paper with added material attached by staple: a folded sheet of Himalayan Paper, Inc. letterhead and a strip of Sanskrit lettering.


Box 12 [MacLise, Angus.] Untitled calligraphic artwork., undated

14" x 8.5" white paper. Calligraphy in blue, teal, red, and green ink on white paper.


Box 12 MacLise, Hetty. Untitled painting. 1967.

Paint & ink on paper, 17.875" x 23.675". With inscription on verso: "For Wayne / San Francisco 67 / [illegible, possibly "Moshi Hair"] / with love from Hetty."


Box 12 MacLise, Hetty. "Black Butterfly." Artist's proof. 2003.

Print, 11.25" x 11.15". Hand-colored print of man and butterfly, with poem beginning "Psyche, the Soul." Holographic ms. in pencil on bottom border in the hand of Hetty MacLise: "artist's proof/Black Butterfly/Hetty 03."


Box 12 Myers, Vali. "Moby Dick." [Undated .]

Color lithograph, 19.5" x 27.5". Inscribed by Myers to Ira Cohen, inscription dated February 3, 1990. No. 26/200.


Box 12 [Unidentified artist,] with Ira Cohen. "Poetry Reading." Painting with letterpress poem and holographic ms. inscription signed by Cohen. [Undated .]

Inscription beginning "It is annihilation through love." 21.75" x 10.5".


Box 12 [Unidentified artist.] "Poetry Reading." Letterpress print and poem with unsigned inscription. [Undated .]

Inscription beginning "Horrendous jaws breathing flames." 22.25" x 9.5".


Box 12 [Unidentified artist.] "Poetry Reading." Original painting over letterpress print & letterpress poem with holographic ms. inscription. [Undated .]

Inscription beginning "I walk down Black Hand Alley." 29.75" x 11".


Box 12 [Unidentified artist,] with Ira Cohen. "Poetry Reading." Lithograph with letterpress poem with holographic ms. inscription signed by Cohen. [Undated .]

Inscription beginning "In that place where the true name is known." 29.75" x 11.25".


Box 12 [Unidentified artist,] with Ira Cohen. "Poetry Reading."

Lithograph with letterpress poem with holographic ms. inscription signed by Cohen. [Undated .] Inscription beginning "If my head fell from my shoulders." 29.75" x 11.25".


Box 12 [Unidentified artist,] with Ira Cohen. "Poetry Reading."

Lithograph with letterpress poem with holographic ms. inscription signed by Cohen. [Undated .] Inscription beginning "It is enough to say what there is to say." 29.75" x 11".


Box 12 [Unidentified artist.] "Poetry Reading." Lithograph with letterpress poem with unsigned holographic ms. inscription., undated

Inscription beginning "Let's imagine that it has all happened before." 29.75" x 11.25".


Box 12 [Unidentified artist.] [Rubbing of Buddhist imagery.] [Undated .]

Charcoal rubbing of a pair of feet enclosed within a circle on two leaves of rice paper, 15.75" x 19.5" and 10.75" x 13.5".


Box 12 [Unidentified artist.] Original paste-up for a flier for screenings of Invasion of Thunderbolt Pagoda, Paradise Now, and Aquarian Rushes at the NYU Eisler-Lubin Auditorim, May 1 & 2, [1970].

Halftone prints, dry transfer lettering, and ms. on board, 17" x 11".


Box 12 [Unidentified artist]. [Rubbing of Tibetan writing.], undated

Charcoal on 13.5" x 11.5" rice paper.


Box 12 [Unidentified artist]. Untitled erotic drawing., undated

Vintage photocopy, 15.75" x 8.35".


Box 12 [Unidentified artist, possibly Ira Cohen.] "Ghost card." [Undated .]

Woodblock print with ink stamp additions on rice paper, 11" x 12".



Box 28 Folder 1 Prints (5) -- skeleton with gun, swastika design, etc.


Box 28 Folder 2 Prints (5) of figures.


Box 28 Folder 2 Decorated envelope to Richard Aaron.


Box 28 Folder 2 Prints of poem: "The Approach The Immigrant"



Box 16 Paper Samples

Approximately 56 leaves of paper samples, including rice paper, marbled paper, transparent paper, construction paper, and Himalayan Paper Co. letterhead.



Box 26 Set of eight carved wooden printing blocks, depicting a serial Temple motif, created in Nepal for Angus MacLise for printing on rice paper; each approximately 2.5 x 8.5 inches.

Originally created for bothTing-Pa Magazineand broadsides and posters for the Spirit Catcher Bookshop. A handwritten note on the back of one block botes that some of the blocks "represent doors and caves under the swayambhu stupa in Kathmandu.".



Box 27 Set of eight carved wooden printing blocks, depicting a serial Temple motif, created in Nepal for Angus MacLise for printing on rice paper; each approximately 2.5 x 8.5 inches.

Originally created for bothTing-Pa Magazineand broadsides and posters for the Spirit Catcher Bookshop. A handwritten note on the back of one block botes that some of the blocks "represent doors and caves under the swayambhu stupa in Kathmandu.".