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Bela Petheo

 Person

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Bela Petheo: A Retrospective: Works between 1985-2000, 2003

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Identifier: MC06.0013
Scope and Contents Bela Petheo: A Retrospective: Works between 1985-2000 "Meet the artist as he comments on a selected group of works over a lifetime in the form of a guided tour. This retrospective attempts to survey fifteen years of creative efforts of Bela Petheo, a widely recognized painter, and former senior member of Saint John's University's art faculty, whose work was commented on by Oskar Kokoschka, Klaus Berger, Marcel Franciscono and Evan M. Maurer." Accompanied an exhibition of the same name at the...
Dates: 2003

Bela Petheo Manuscript Collection Documentation, 2011 - 2017

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Identifier: MC06.0001
Scope and Contents Bela Petheo Manuscript Collection Documentation Saint John's Abbey, The Rite of Christian Burial, Bela F. Petheo. Worship aid for funeral mass. May 19, 2017. Bela F. Petheo. Funeral card. Undated, but distributed May 19, 2017. "Bela Petheo, 82." Obituary, St. Cloud Times, May 15, 2017, p. 5A. Email from Richard Ice to Joint Faculty Assembly containing a short obituary of Bela Petheo, May 5, 2017. Letter from the archivist to Bela Petheo, January 25, 2013. Informs him that collection has been...
Dates: 2011 - 2017

Boston and New York Painters, Critics, 1970 1971 1972 1973 1976 1978 1981 1982 1983 2008

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Identifier: MC06.0005
Scope and Contents Boston and New York Painters, Critics Mainly correspondence with painters and critics. Also records of dealings with two Minneapolis galleries and one in Chicago. Arranged by correspondent. Nationally-known figures include Clement Greenberg and Tom Wolfe, Philip Pearlstein, Charles de Tolnay, June Wayne, Rollo May, Elaine de Kooning, Burt Silverman, Wolf Kahn. Art Acquisitions, Inc., St. Paul. Correspondence between Bela Petheo and Shelly Ross, Christine M. Podas-Larson, and George M. Reid....
Dates: 1970 1971 1972 1973 1976 1978 1981 1982 1983 2008

Jon Hassler Portrait, 1986 2011

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Identifier: MC06.0002
Scope and Contents Jon Hassler Portrait Note by archivist Peggy Roske describing acquisition, location of paper and digital copies. Jon Hassler, 1986 oil on canvas. National Gallery of Art logo at top. Reprinted from Book III 1976-84 (register of own work). With explanatory note. Paper was cut vertically through note and is taped together. Photocopy. Jon Hassler, 1986 oil on canvas. With letter from Bela Petheo to Peggy Roske, June 8, 2011. Explanatory note cut off, part missing. Photocopy. Envelope with...
Dates: 1986 2011

Klaus Berger and André Gence, 1972 1975 1976 1977 1979 1980 1981 1982 1989 1992

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Identifier: MC06.0003
Scope and Contents Klaus Berger and André Gence Primarily correspondence from Klaus Berger, with two letters from André Gence. Bela Petheo explains their significance: "Kl. Berger, Distinguished Univ Prof at the U. of Kansas. Originally a German art historian was an internationally recognized art historian who wrote 'the' basic book on Japonaise Art and its influence on Western art (Japonismus in der westlichen Malerei, 1860-1920) (English translation available) He lectured at SJU, also our correspondence is very...
Dates: 1972 1975 1976 1977 1979 1980 1981 1982 1989 1992

Marcel Franciscono, Vincent Price, Museum Directors, 1968 1970 1971 1974 1976 1979 1981 1984

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Identifier: MC06.0006
Scope and Contents Marcel Franciscono, Vincent Price, Museum Directors Correspondence with Marcel Franciscono, professor of Art History at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Vincent Price, actor and promoter of original art; Michael Wentworth, Smith College; and John Wilmerding, National Gallery of Art. The Taylor correspondence also includes a letter from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Correspondence with Joshua C. Taylor, with whom Bela Petheo studied at the University of Chicago, and...
Dates: 1968 1970 1971 1974 1976 1979 1981 1984

One-Man Shows, Announcements, Competitions, Awards, 1961 1972 1974 1975 1977 1979 1981 1982 1983 2010

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Identifier: MC06.0008
Scope and Contents One-Man Shows, Announcements, Competitions, Awards Exhibitions and competitions in which Bela Petheo's art was displayed. Also some galleries which own his work. "Local painter brushes middle ground," by Michael Norton, St. Cloud Times, October 23, 1987. Article about Bela Petheo's one-man show at the Engel Hall Gallery, St. John's University, until November 23. Photocopies. Copies also in ARC 11, Newspaper Clippings. Paintings and Prints by Bela Petheo. Exhibition catalog. Lutheran Brotherhood...
Dates: 1961 1972 1974 1975 1977 1979 1981 1982 1983 2010

Photographs, University Correspondence and Events, 1965 1967 1968 1970 1971 1972 1974 1975 1981 1997

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Identifier: MC06.0009
Scope and Contents Photographs, University Correspondence and Events Mainly correspondence related to Bela Petheo as a teacher. Also informal photos, a few St. John's University publications, and a few documents related to events at St. John's and elsewhere in Minnesota. Informal photos, all but one black and white, from 3 1/2 x 4 to 8 x 10. Includes one contact sheet. Bela Petheo in the studio, with students, with self-portraits, or at his Duluth show. Bela Petheo, Painter and Graphic Artist. Résumé, undated....
Dates: 1965 1967 1968 1970 1971 1972 1974 1975 1981 1997

Posthumous Recognition, 2017-, 2018

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Identifier: MC06.0012
Scope and Contents Posthumous Recognition, 2017- Remembering Bela. Exhibition catalog for retrospective show at the Paramount Center for the Arts, St. Cloud, June 6-July 7, 2018. 2 copies.
Dates: 2018

Probst Gallery, 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 2008

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Identifier: MC06.0004
Scope and Contents Probst Gallery Correspondence with the Kenneth Probst Gallery in Chicago, Illinois, which hosted a major exhibition of Bela Petheo's work and sold several of his paintings over the years. Letter from Ken Probst, September 17, 2008. Returning all five paintings he still has by Bela Petheo. Encloses new business card. Kenneth Probst Galleries letterhead crossed out and new business contact information handwritten by Bela Petheo. Enclosed: Returned to Bela Petheo, September 17, 2008. List of...
Dates: 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 2008