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Roberts, Laurance P.

Overview
Works: 35 works in 119 publications in 4 languages and 2,100 library holdings
Genres: Biography‡vDictionaries  Directories  Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Interviews  Guidebooks  Dictionaries  Photographs  Diaries 
Roles: Collector, Editor
Classifications: N7358, 709.22
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A dictionary of Japanese artists : painting, sculpture, ceramics, prints, lacquer by Laurance P Roberts ( Book )
46 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roberts' guide to Japanese museums by Laurance P Roberts ( Book )
13 editions published between 1978 and 1987 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The connoisseur's guide to Japanese museums by Laurance P Roberts ( Book )
15 editions published between 1967 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Bernard Berenson collection of oriental art at Villa I Tatti by Italy) Villa I Tatti (Florence ( Book )
6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Treasures from the Metropolitan Museum of Art by Laurance P Roberts ( Book )
5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notes on Japan by Laurance P Roberts ( Book )
2 editions published between 1971 and 1985 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American Academy in Rome records by American Academy in Rome ( )
in Multiple languages and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The New York office records consists of records of staff, rosters, printed matter, photographs, personal papers, Association of Alumni of the American Academy in Rome, and miscellaneous records. Records of staff include the office files of Executive Secretaries Roscoe Guersney, Meriwether Stuart, and Mary T. Williams; Librarian George K. Boyce; and Endowment Fund Campaign Secretaries Phillilps B. Robinson and Edgar I. Williams. Photographs are organized into the categories of works of art, people, buildings, places, events, and miscellaneous. Personal Papers, Memorabilia, and Ephemera were donated to the American Academy in Rome or otherwise left on its premises. None are official records generated by the institution. Included are: Ernest Lewis' photograph album/scrapbook; Allan Marquand's papers; Charles F. McKim's memorabilia, photographs, printed matter, and artifacts; Charles R. Morey's correspondence; and Elihu Vedder's Bible. Miscellaneous records are writings and architectural records. Writings consist of published and unpublished manuscript material about the American Academy in Rome and its history, and article by H. Siddons Mowbray advising on ornamentation, and text and illustrations for the Art and Archaeology issue on the Academy. Also included are fragments of unidentified letters. Architectural records [oversize] include property and floor plans of Villas Aurora, Chiaraviglio, Ferrari, and Ludovisi
Oral history interview with Laurance P. Roberts by Laurance P Roberts ( Recording )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roberts speaks of his education at Princeton University; his first employment as a cataloger working on the John G. Johnson Collection for the Philadelphia Museum of Art; studying in China in the 1930s; working as Curator of Near and Far Eastern Art at the Brooklyn Museum (1934-1938) and then becoming Director there (1938-1942); his years as Director of the American Academy in Rome (1946-1959); writing a report advocating the establishment of the New York State Council on the Arts and Humanities for Governor Nelson Rockefeller; writing a guide to Japanese art museums and a dictionary of Japanese artists; living in Italy
Indian miniatures by Laurance P Roberts ( Book )
2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Connoisseur's guide to Japanese museums, etc. (Second printing.) [With plates.] by Laurance P Roberts ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antique Chinese jewelry : [Suivi de] Chinese ancestral portraits by Laurance P Roberts ( Book )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Chinese pictorial arts by Laurance P Roberts ( Book )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
French and continental furniture, ceramics and carpets ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
from Lewis Mumford by American Academy in Rome ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence from Lewis Mumford to Joseph Jay Deiss and Laurance P. Roberts, American Academy in Rome
Contemporary Art by Sotheby's ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Chinese jewelry by Laurance P Roberts ( Book )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Laurance P. and Isabel S. Roberts Papers, a finding aid by Laurance P Roberts ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection consists of personal papers, financial documents, itineraries and correspondence related to travels Laurance and Isabel Roberts held mainly between the '70s and '80s. A significant section of this collection consists of Isabel's fully annotated diaries, planners, calendars, records dating from 1921 to 2004 and documenting their daily private and professional life. It also includes the correspondence of Laurance and Isabel with many important aristocratic, intellectual and artistic figures of the period. Finally, 39 photographic albums carefully annotated by Isabel Roberts document their trips and portray places and people they visited over a period of 68 years, from 1910 to 1978
Ceramics by Fance Franck ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Treasures from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. China House Gallery, Oct. 24 - Nov. 25, 1979 by Laurance P Roberts ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
by Nicolas Nabokov ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Works Series consists almost entirely of Nabokov's original musical scores. Included are manuscripts for Don Quixote, Job, Love's Labour's Lost, Symphonie, Lyrique, Rasputin's End, and Union Pacific. Also included are copies of works by Igor Stravinsky and several large files of clippings and notes related to perfomances of Nabokov's works and other topics of interest to Nabokov
 
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Alternative Names
Roberts, Laurance P.
Roberts Laurence P. 1907-2002
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