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    Subject files: White House: Paintings: Ivan Aivazovsky, in Fish Room
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers9 January 1893, 21 April 1961, undated

    This file contains memoranda, news clippings, and a press release regarding two paintings by Russian artist Ivan Aivazovsky in the Fish Room of the White House, on loan from the Corcoran Gallery of Art.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Subject files: White House: Special Committee for White House Paintings: [General]
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers3 August 1959-28 November 1962, undated

    This file contains biographical information on members of the Special Committee for White House Paintings, part of the Fine Arts Committee for the White House; and press releases regarding activities of the Special Committee, paintings acquired for the White House, and gifts of furniture and artworks received by the Fine Arts Committee.

  • Digitized Photographic Image
    Photograph, Admission of a Portrait of Jacobo Fitz-James Stuart, the 17th Duke of Alba, to the Prado Museum
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers13 December 1960

    Photograph of the ceremony for the admission of a portrait of Jacobo Fitz-James Stuart, the 17th Duke of Alba, by portraitist Michael A. Werboff to the Prado Museum in Madrid, Spain. The photograph accompanies a letter Mr. Werboff sent to Pamela Turnure, Press Secretary to First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy. Caption in the top margin of photograph reads...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Arts, 1961
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers1961: 7 February-4 December, undated

    This folder contains correspondence, memoranda, and notes primarily regarding donations of furniture and artwork, including two paintings by Paul Cézanne, to the Fine Arts Committee as part of the White House restoration effort. Also included in this folder are notes on individual rooms in the White House.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Subject files: White House: Paintings: Jean-Honore Fragonard
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers1961: 24 March-3 May, undated

    This file contains correspondence, notes, and copies of a press release regarding a drawing by French artist Jean-Honore Fragonard titled, "Apotheosis of Franklin," given as a gift to the White House by Georges Wildenstein.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Subject files: White House: Paintings: Charles-Edouard Armand-Dumaresque, 8 May 1961
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal PapersMay 1961: 2-23, undated

    This file contains letters, notes, and copies of a press release regarding a painting by French artist Charles-Edouard Armand-Dumaresque titled, "The Signing of the Declaration of Independence," given as a gift to the White House Fine Arts Committee by Sam Salz.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Subject files: White House: Paintings: Paul Cézanne, 3 May 1961
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers3 May 1961, undated

    This file contains copies of a press release regarding two paintings by Paul Cézanne, "“House on the Marne,” and, "The Forest," donated to the White House by Charles A. Loeser and on display in the Green Room of the White House.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Subject files: White House: Paintings: On loan from museums
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers12 May 1961, undated

    This file contains a letter, note, and photographic prints of paintings loaned to the White House by the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) and the National Gallery of Art (U.S.).

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Subject files: White House: Paintings: Mary Cassatt
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers20 June 1961, undated

    This file contains memoranda regarding two paintings by the American artist Mary Cassatt, "Woman Arranging Her Veil," and, "The Cup of Tea," on loan to the White House from the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.).

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Subject files: Briefings: Fine Arts Committee
    Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers13 July 1961-6 February 1963, undated

    This file contains notes by Pamela Turnure, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy’s Press Secretary, for briefings on activities of the Fine Arts Committee on the White House restoration discussing furniture, paint, and lists of artworks.

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