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BOX-FOLDER 108/15 Boston, 1935 October 10
BOX-FOLDER 137/5 Duncan, Todd, 1935
BOX-FOLDER 136/5 Johnson, J. Rosamond, Todd Duncan and Anne Brown, 1935
BOX-FOLDER 137/35 George Gershwin and Alexander Smallens with cast at curtain call, 1935
BOX-FOLDER 139/16 Avon Long as "Sportin' Life" in Act II, Scene 2, 1942
Laid in: Avon Long autograph "To Charles," 1943 October 16
BOX-FOLDER 108/14 Berlin (rehearsal) 1952 September 16 (2)
BOX-FOLDER 108/13 European tour (2), 1952
Gift of Albert Sirmay?
BOX-FOLDER 108/16 Leontyne Price, William Warfield, 1952 September
BOX-FOLDER 139/17 Montevideo, Uruguay (2), 1955 July
BOX-FOLDER 108/17 Vienna, Act I, scene I (2)
BOX-FOLDER 108/18 Vienna, Act III, scene 3
BOX-FOLDER 108/19 Vienna, Cast candids (8)
BOX-FOLDER 108/20 Vienna, Miscellaneous (6)
BOX-FOLDER 108/21 1st Metropolitan Opera production, 1985 (7)
BOX-FOLDER 136/6 Johnson, J. Rosamond, undated
BOX-FOLDER 108/10 New York premiere of film Rhapsody in Blue
BOX-FOLDER 108/23 Albert Sirmay
BOX-FOLDER 108/11 David Alfaro Siquieros: Picture of "George in a Concert Hall"
BOX-FOLDER 137/6 Song of the Flame (film, 1930)
L: Bernice Claire; R: Alexander Gray
BOX-FOLDER 108/24 Strike Up the Band (original cast, 1930)
L: Bobby Clark; R: Paul McCullough
Inscribed to Doris Carson from Bobby Clark
BOX-FOLDER 139/18 Strike Up the Band (original cast, 1930)
4 contact sheets
Note: includes typescript identification list; [3] p.
BOX-FOLDER 108/25 Lillian Taz, 1952 September 14
Inscribed to R.W. Tirana
BOX-FOLDER 108/5 Envelope from photographs by Carl Van Vechten
Paintings and drawings
The paintings and drawings in the Gerhswin Collection are arranged alphabetically by artist, and then by subject. Those items that are kept on display in the George and Ira Gershwin exhibit room are marked with the indicator "GIG."
BOX-FOLDER 108/26 ASCAP: George Gershwin
Reproduced pencil drawing
One of a series of portraits of musicians distributed by ASCAP
Framed Botkin, Henry: Another room at 1019 N. Roxbury
Watercolor
1937 June
Framed Botkin, Henry: Folly Beach, South Carolina, exterior
Watercolor
Framed Botkin, Henry: Folly Beach, South Carolina, interior
Watercolor
BOX-FOLDER 134/1 Ettinger, Churchill: George Gershwin
Charcoal drawing
MAPCASE-DRAWER 5/1 Gershwin, George: Henry Botkin
Charcoal drawing
1929 May
GIG Gershwin, George: Self portrait
Oil painting
1936
BOX 143 Gershwin, George: Frances Gershwin Godowsky
Ink drawing
Late 1920s
GIG Gershwin, George: Jerome Kern
Oil painting
1937
Framed Gershwin, George: Charles Martin Loeffler
Pencil drawing
BOX-FOLDER 108/28 Gershwin, George: "The merry musician, vol. 1, no. 1"
Holograph ms; [2] p.
BOX-FOLDER 108/29 Gershwin, George: Aileen Pringle
Pencil drawing
1931 January 26
Framed Gershwin, George: Arnold Schoenberg
Oil painting
BOX-FOLDER 108/30 Gershwin, George: Unknown
Ink portrait
1930 June 26
GIG Gershwin, Ira: Self portrait
Oil painting
1932
BOX-FOLDER 108/31 Porgy and Bess set design
Photo reproductions of sketches (2)
BOX 109, 134, 139 Publicity Materials
The publicity materials in the Gershwin collection are organized alphabetically by subject matter and then chronologically.
BOX-FOLDER 134/2 An American in Paris
Poster, modern reproduction
BOX-FOLDER 139/22 Concerto in F
Poster
BOX-FOLDER 134/3 Delicious
Poster, modern reproduction
BOX-FOLDER 134/13 Festival di Gershwin, Venice
Poster
BOX-FOLDER 134/3 King of Jazz
Poster, modern reproduction
BOX-FOLDER 109/1 Lady in the dark, 1943 June 22
Review by Bill Grady
BOX-FOLDER 109/2 Porgy [play], 1927
Press packet
Porgy and Bess
Crawford production
BOX-FOLDER 109/3 Flyers, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 109/4 Postcard advertisement, 1942
Davis-Breen production (International tour)
BOX-FOLDER 109/16 Articles, 1942, 1955
BOX-FOLDER 109/5 Clippings, 1952-56
BOX-FOLDER 109/6 Flyer-tour, 1952-55
BOX-FOLDER 109/15 Flyers, 1952-55
BOX-FOLDER 134/4 Flyers, notices, 1952-55
BOX-FOLDER 109/7 Overseas exhibit checklist, 1955?
BOX-FOLDER 109/8 Porgy and Bess in the cold war, 1952
Posters
BOX-FOLDER 134/5 Empire, Paris, 27 September
Framed Russia, 1956
BOX-FOLDER 134/6 State Opera of Berlin, 1952 September 11
BOX-FOLDER 134/7 Teatro alla Scala, Milan, Italy, 1955
Framed Teatro la Fenice, 1954 September 22-25
Framed Teatro Nuovo Quattro Fontane, Rome
BOX-FOLDER 134/8 Theatre Royal de la Monnaie, Brussels
BOX-FOLDER 134/9 Vienna, 1952 September 9 and 25 (2)
BOX-FOLDER 134/10 Vienna, 1952 September 6-14
MAPCASE-DRAWER 5/1 Warsaw, 1956
Framed Zagreb, 1954 September 22-25
BOX-FOLDER 134/11 Hallenstadion, Zurich, 1955 June (2)
BOX-FOLDER 109/9 Press notices: Lausanne, Switzerland, 1955
BOX-FOLDER 109/10 Reviews, 1955-56
BOX-FOLDER 134/12 Poster, Teatro Communale di Firenze, Florence, 1984
Theatre Guild production
BOX-FOLDER 109/11 Flyer, 1935
BOX-FOLDER 109/12 Souvenir booklet, 1935?
BOX-FOLDER 109/13 Porgy and Bess [film], 1958
Clippings
BOX-FOLDER 109/14 Tip Toes, 1925 November
Review by Lee Somers
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