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Edith Schloss Burckhardt Papers, 1962-2011

SERIES V: WRITING

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Subseries V.A: General

Including manuscripts, fragments, notes, research and published work



Box 10 Art criticism and writing



Box 11 Art criticism and writing



Box 12 Art criticism and writing



Box 13 Art criticism and writing



Box 10-13 Art nouveau


Box 10-13 Assorted


Box 10-13 Assorted writing


Box 10-13 Autobiography--notes


Box 10-13 Fairy tales


Box 10-13 Frieda (story)


Box 10-13 Greek art [oversize]


Box 10-13 I Opened My Mouth in Minnesota (George Morrison story)


Box 10-13 Lecture on Italian art


Box 10-13 Letter to Jean-Michel before it is too late...


Box 10-13 Notes on Jean-Michel Basquiat


Box 10-13 Poems


Box 10-13 Published Articles by Edith Schloss--in presentation binder


Box 10-13 Resumés and CVs


Box 10-13 Roma la Pitturadi un Impero--notes on exhibition


Box 10-13 Siena


Box 10-13 Cy Twombly


Box 10-13 Vatican story--Art News (Summer 1974)


Box 10-13 Wanted in Rome


Box 10-13 Including last cover by ESB and obituary


Box 10-13 Folder #50--Marble Coast various (was on middle shelf in armadio)


Box 10-13 Clippings


Box 10-13 Folder #51--Cornell [oversize] (was on middle shelf in armadio)


Box 10-13 Clippings, writings


Box 10-13 See also Cornell, Joseph in Series I.A


Box 10-13 Folder #56--de Kooning [oversize] (was on middle shelf in armadio)


Box 10-13 Clippings


Box 10-13 Folder #58--Mamama


Box 10-13 Memoir of Esther Burckhardt Iselin


Box 10-13 Folder #59--Underground Offenbach etc


Box 10-13 Folder #61--Es Zimmer


Box 10-13 Memoirs about Rudy Burckhardt's brothers and sisters


Box 10-13 Folder #69--Susan Lowenherz (was on middle shelf in armadio)


Box 10-13 Includes "Susan's Smile" and notes and fragments


Box 10-13 Folder #70--8 essays (was on middle shelf in armadio)


Box 10-13 Copies of various memoirs


Box 10-13 Folder #74--Misc


Box 10-13 Writings (published in PIM83), 82, reviews 83, 72, fragments


Box 10-13 Folder #84--CY Gagosian Venice Americans 68


Box 10-13 Clippings, etc. on Twombly, some ESB notes


Box 10-13 Folder #92--Arte Contemporenea Dicembre, 1974


Box 10-13 Magazine with ESB report from NYC, p. 51


Box 10-13 Folder #93--Venice Etruscan Show, 2000


Box 10-13 Small black notebook with scraps pasted in


Box 10-13 Folder #96--Morandi


Box 10-13 ESB article, conversations with Georgio Morandi, clippings, etc.


Box 10-13 Folder #97--Art in America, December 1998


Box 10-13 ESB article on p. 50


Box 10-13 Folder #98--


Box 10-13 Perilli


Box 10-13 Article in Italian about boxes, fragments titled "Metek" and "Perilli"


Box 10-13 Folder #102--


Box 10-13 First review ever, 1945


Box 10-13 Folder #105--


Box 10-13 Sept 01 window


Box 10-13 Correspondence about "12th St. Window" and the article


Box 10-13 Folder #107--


Box 10-13 Pensionati


Box 10-13 Retired people in Siena short story, "Duccio" Dec 11, 03


Box 10-13 Folder #108--


Box 10-13 Algeciras Girls


Box 10-13 Account of stay in Algeria


Box 10-13 Folder #116--


Box 10-13 de Kooning


Box 10-13 New Yorker cover and article on de Kooning book, ESB letter and notes about de Kooning, and other New Yorker clippings


Box 10-13 Folder #119--Long blah


Box 10-13 CVs, career narratives, originals and copies


Box 10-13 Folder #121


Box 10-13 "Italian Women Speak up on Abortion," from Redstockings, "Jacob's Two Cities," by ESB, "if not a Rembrandt, at least a Schloss" (not about ESB), letter and schedule of "More than Words" book tour


Box 10-13 Folder #123--


Box 10-13 Poets Bay, poets trip


Box 10-13 Fragments and writings


Box 10-13 Folder #125--Cat 05


Box 10-13 Keats Shelley show material


Box 10-13 Folder #126--


Box 10-13 Gina


Box 10-13 Keats Shelley show material


Box 10-13 Folder #144


Box 10-13 Press releases, notes, scraps on Michelangelo and Sistine chapel


Box 10-13 Folder #146--


Box 10-13 de Pisis


Box 10-13 Press releases, fragments and notes on Filippo de Pisis


Box 10-13 Folder #145


Box 10-13 Press releases, notes, scraps on Antonello da Messina


Box 10-13 Folder #146--


Box 10-13 Duccio


Box 10-13 Article and notes on Duccio and the origins of Sienese painting


Box 10-13 Folder #147--


Box 10-13 Cararra and Coreggio


Box 10-13 Articles and correspondence on Correggio and Cararra


Box 10-13 Folder #148--


Box 10-13 Canaletto


Box 10-13 Clippings and notes


Box 10-13 Folder #150--


Box 10-13 Sabina


Box 10-13 Articles and correspondence on Sabina Mirri and Keats Shelley, 2007


Box 10-13 Folder #151--


Box 10-13 Morandi


Box 10-13 Articles and correspondence on Morandi


Box 10-13 Folder #152--various current 07?


Box 10-13 Poetry and scraps


Box 10-13 Folder #157--


Box 10-13 Chiari


Box 10-13 Article and notes on Giuseppe Chiari


Box 10-13 Folder #161--


Box 10-13 Hospital 03


Box 10-13 Copies and article, Artisti in Ospedale, Pietrasanta


Box 10-13 Folder #162--Bertolani


Box 10-13 Paolo Bertolani poems and translations


Box 10-13 Folder #169 [oversize]


Box 10-13 ESB chronology, taken down from right door of big armadio, various-sized pieces of paper, in order, more or less


Box 10-13 Folder #170


Box 10-13 ESB chronology, "Historical dates," taken down from left door of big armadio, various sized pieces of paper


Box 10-13 Folder #172


Box 10-13 Folder #173


Box 10-13 Assorted scraps of paper


Box 10-13 Folder #174


Box 10-13 Scraps, Milton Gendel and Matisse


Box 10-13 Folder #175--Arturo Marini


Box 10-13 Scraps and press releases


Box 10-13 Folder #176--


Box 10-13 Attenzione 82


Box 10-13 Article on Poets' Bay


Box 10-13 Folder #177--Marble


Box 10-13 Marble coast article with correspondence


Box 10-13 Folder #178--


Box 10-13 Original 62


Box 10-13 Marble coast article


Box 10-13 Folder #179--In the Bay of Lerici


Box 10-13 Folder #180--Readers Digest


Box 10-13 Two copies, in English and French with article by ESB


Box 10-13 Folder #181--Misc.


Box 10-13 Misc articles, not WIR


Box 10-13 Folder #182--


Box 10-13 Eye On Italy


Box 10-13 Article


Box 10-13 Folder #183--IDN


Box 10-13 Articles from International Daily News


Box 10-13 Folder #184--Editors Schattuck Norton


Box 10-13 Correspondence with editors


Box 10-13 Folder #191--


Box 10-13 Marble coast old articles


Box 10-13 Folder #195--


Box 10-13 Art in America


Box 10-13 Articles and correspondence


Box 10-13 Folder #197--Misc.


Box 10-13 Assorted reviews


Box 10-13 Folder #200--Susan Lowenherz


Box 10-13 Folder #201--Writing not published


Box 10-13 Folder #225--Early writing


Box 10-13 Folder #230--Gaudi


Box 10-13 Copy of Art News January 1958 article. Written by ESB with photographs by Rudy, January 1958


Box 10-13 Burckhardt


Box 10-13 Folder #240--Women


Box 10-13 Scraps, copies Artist's wife


Box 10-13 Folder #241--


Box 10-13 Italy Italy


Box 10-13 Issues of the magazine with articles by and about ESB


Box 10-13 Folder #243--Gaudi


Box 10-13 Copy of Art News January 1958 article. Written by ESB with photographs by Rudy, January 1958


Box 10-13 Burckhardt.


Box 10-13 Folder #244--Misc. old


Box 10-13 Originals of articles, herb cookery, dream


Box 10-13 Folder #246--Village Voice, The Nation, Redstockings [oversize]


Box 10-13 Manuscripts and articles


Box 10-13 Folder #248--


Box 10-13 Snippets Italian art


Box 10-13 Folder #255--Jimmy


Box 10-13 Copy of ESB Schuyler article


Box 10-13 Folder #255--Art News


Box 10-13 Assorted notes and fragments


Box 10-13 Folder #261--Notes and fragments


Box 10-13 Folder #266--Recent 2010 2011 ?, 2010, 2011


Box 10-13 Folder #268--891


Box 10-13 Issues of magazine and ms. of article


Box 10-13 Folder #269--


Box 10-13 Washing Floors in America


Box 10-13 Ms. and copies of article


Box 10-13 Folder #274


Box 10-13 Assorted aricles


Box 10-13 Folder #276


Box 10-13 Inventories, by Jacopo and others


Box 10-13 Folder #280--


Box 10-13 Paoletta Alberto Caregnato Gianoli


Box 10-13 Folder #281--Ilona Kos


Box 10-13 Folder #282--Celebrities


Box 10-13 Lists of celebrities ESB has met, fragments


Box 10-13 Folder #286


Box 10-13 Fragments and copies of Greek material


Box 10-13 Folder #295--


Box 10-13 Writing done


Box 10-13 Fragments


Box 10-13 Folder #304--


Box 10-13 The Harp of Nicanor


Box 10-13 Manuscript


Box 10-13 Folder #305--fragments from near ESB's telephone


Box 10-13 Folder #311--To Edith With Love: A Collection of Reviews and Covers from Wanted in Rome


Box 10-13 Folder #326


Box 10-13 Unpublished poems, notes


Box 10-13 Folder #327--


Box 10-13 Poems


Box 10-13 Love poems, Siena, Alvin, NY, Maine


Box 10-13 Folder #328--


Box 10-13 NY Rome Pomes


Box 10-13 Folder #329--


Box 10-13 Poems done sort of


Box 10-13 Folder #330--


Box 10-13 Songs of La Serra


Box 10-13 Folder #331--


Box 10-13 "Modern Italian Art Before and after the futurism, and GNAM American art


Box 10-13 Lectures including notes and fragments


Box 10-13 Folder #352--


Box 10-13 Scraps and misc 02


Box 10-13 Folder #368--


Box 10-13 Etruscan


Box 10-13 Postcards and images


Box 10-13 Folder #385--Rome history


Box 10-13 Fragments and notes


Box 10-13 Folder #386--05


Box 10-13 Handwritten pages, fragments


Box 10-13 Folder #391--


Box 10-13 to answer 03


Box 10-13 Folder #397


Box 10-13 Letter to New Yorker and fragments


Subseries V.B: International Herald Tribune

ESB was the art critic for Italy for The International Herald Tribune from 1968 until 1986.



Box 14 American Artists in Italy Articles, 1969-1972 1977 1980-1984, 1969-1972, 1977, 1980-1984


Box 14 Letter to the Editor ("Come Back, Michelangelo"), 2002


Box 14 Bertolt Brecht Article and Notes, 1978 1984, 1978, 1984


Box 14 Business Letters (esp. to Betsy Bates), 1969-1984


Box 14 French Exhibitions Articles, 1969-1971 1975 1978 1979 1982, 1969-1971, 1975, 1978, 1979, 1982


Box 14 De Pisis and Cavaglieti Exhibitions, 1980 1981, 1980, 1981


Box 14 Italian Moderns Articles, 1970 1971 1973 1976-1982, 1970, 1971, 1973, 1976-1982


Box 14 Gastone Novelli Articles, 1970 1976 1985, 1970, 1976, 1985


Box 14 Manzoni and Pascali Articles, 1971 1976, 1971, 1976


Box 14 Turcato Articles, 1970 1972 1974 1980 1986, 1970, 1972, 1974, 1980, 1986


Box 14 International Artists, 1972 1977 1982 1984 1993, 1972, 1977, 1982, 1984, 1993


Box 14 Freud Article, 1971


Box 14 Otto Dix Articles, 1972 1979, 1972, 1979


Box 14 Giacomo Balla Article, 1972


Box 14 Liguria Olives Article, 1984


Box 14 Female Artists Articles, 1980 1998, 1980, 1998


Box 14 Futurism, 1978 1982 1985, 1978, 1982, 1985


Box 14 Licini Articles, 1973 1975 1976 1979, 1973, 1975, 1976, 1979


Box 14 General Italian Art, 1970 1973 1974 1978 1982 1992, 1970, 1973, 1974, 1978, 1982, 1992


Box 14 Classic Italian Art, 1970 1971 1973 1976 1977 1979 1984, 1970, 1971, 1973, 1976, 1977, 1979, 1984


Box 14 Watercolors Articles, 1980


Box 14 Galleries in Rome, 1973-1982


Box 14 Original Copies, 1969-1986


Box 14 Clippings, 1969-1986


Subseries V.C: The Loft Generation

For many years ESB researched and wrote The Loft Generation, an unpublished memoir of her life as part of the de Kooning-Denby circle of poets, composers and painters (including, the de Koonings, Rudy Burckhardt, Edwin Denby, The Artist's Club, Leo Castelli, John Cage, Elliott Carter, John Ashbery, James Schuyler, Frank O'Hara and Larry Rivers).



Box 15 First Proof, 2010


Box 15 Second Proof, 2011


Box 15 Partial Draft, undated


Box 15 Drafts and Notes on James Schuyler (?), undated


Box 15 Fragments, undated


Box 15 Manuscript, pg. 1-154, undated


Box 15 Manuscript, pg. 158-295, undated


Box 15 Elain Notes, undated


Box 15 Notes and Clippings, undated


Box 15 Notes and Fragments, undated


Box 15 Willem de Kooning Notes, undated


Box 15 Drafts, undated


Box 15 Notes to Check, undated


Box 15 "Space Cadets" Chapter, undated


Box 15 Literary Agent Correspondence, 1990 1991 2000, 1990, 1991, 2000


Box 15 Original MS, pg. 1-65, undated


Box 15 Original MS, pg. 66-125, undated


Box 15 Original MS, pg. 126-154, undated


Box 15 Original MS, pg. 190-228, undated


Box 15 Original MS, pg. 229-254, undated


Box 15 Original MS, pg. 255-295, undated


Box 15 Handwritten Drafts, undated


Box 15 Fragments, Notes, Drafts, undated


Box 15 Handwritten Drafts, Fragments, undated


Box 15 Notes on Particular Figures, undated


Box 15 Fragments and Notes, undated


Box 15 Fragments Marked "Done,", undated



Box 16 Correspondence, 2009 2011, 2009, 2011


Box 16 Autobiography Notes and Drafts, undated


Box 16 Autobiography Swimming Draft, 2004


Box 16 Autobiography Lucia, undated


Box 16 Autobiography De Mott, undated


Box 16 Autobiography Snippets, undated


Box 16 Autobiography Marked Miscellaneous, undated


Box 16 Autobiography Fragments and Notes, undated


Box 16 Autobiography Assorted Notes and Drafts, undated


Box 16 "The Prepared Cage" Chapter, undated


Box 16 "The Castelli Saga" Chapter, 2007 2008, 2007, 2008


Box 16 MS Copy pg. 1-125, undated


Box 16 MS Copy pg. 216-189, undated


Box 16 MS Copy pg. 190-228, undated


Box 16 MS Copy pg. 229-294, undated


Box 16 Notes, undated


Box 16 MS Copy pg. 1-157, undated


Box 16 Revisions, 2011


Box 16 "Edwin's Loft" Chapter, undated


Box 16 "Nell's Loft" Chapter, undated


Box 16 Notes, undated


Box 16 Cover Artwork, undated


Box 16 Full MS Copy, undated


Box 16 Material on Phillip Pavia, 1993


Box 16 Stray Notes and MS Pages, undated


Box 16 Table of Contents, undated


Box 16 Bio and Blurbs, undated


Box 16 Larry Rivers, 1992


Box 16 "The Castelli Saga" Chapter, 2007 2008, 2007, 2008


Box 16 Castelli Sonnabend Research, 2007


Box 16 "The Prepared Cage" Chapter, undated


Box 16 MS Copy pg. 1-125, undated


Subseries V.D: Books

ESB wrote and illustrated her own books and unpublished novels, including the self-published Seven Dog Walks in Rome



Box 17 "A Sonnet to Casper,", undated


Box 17 Life, Love, and Death in Siena Originals, 1948


Box 17 Seven Dog Walks in Rome Cover Art, undated


Box 17 Seven Dog Walks Sketches and Notes, 1970 1972, 1970, 1972


Box 17 Seven Dog Walks Final Copy, 1974


Box 17 The Sightseers Original MS, 1956


Box 17 The Sightseers MS Copy pg. 1-214, 1956


Box 17 The Sightseers MS Copy pg. 215-427, 1956


Box 17 Praise for The Sightseers, undated


Box 17 Unfinished Novel, undated


Box 17 Mixed Company Drafts and Notes, undated


Box 17 What Casper Saw Drawings and Text, 1963


Box 17 What Casper Saw Bound Copy, 1962-1964


Box 17 Songs of La Serra Original MS, 1982


Box 17 Songs of La Serra Original Drawings, 1982


Box 17 Songs of La Serra Bound Copy, 1982


Box 17 Songs of La Serra Copy, 1982


Box 17 Songs of La Serra Copy 2, 1982


Box 17 Songs of La Serra Copy 3, 1982


Box 17 Songs of La Serra Copy 4, 1982


Box 17 Songs of La Serra Poems and Drawings, 1964-1980


Box 17 Casper and the Cats of Rome Bound, undated