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Studies in Modern Art, no.7. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1998" src="/images/learn/archives_readings_1.jpg?1510611223" /> <img alt="Archives_readings_2" class="float-left" height="173" longdesc="Bee, Harriet Schoenholz and Michelle Elligott. &lt;i&gt;Art in Our Time: A Chronicle of The Museum of Modern Art&lt;/i&gt;. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2004" src="/images/learn/archives_readings_2.jpg?1510611223" width="153" /> <img alt="Archives_readings_3" class="float-left no-margin" longdesc="Elderfield, John, ed. &lt;i&gt;Modern Painting and Sculpture: 1880 to the Present at The Museum of Modern Art&lt;/i&gt;. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2004" src="/images/learn/archives_readings_3.jpg?1510611223" /> <br class="clear" /> </div> <h2>Bibliography on the history and collections of<br /> The Museum of Modern Art</h2> </p> <p>Barr, Alfred H., Jr. "Chronicles." <i>Painting and Sculpture in The Museum of Modern Art 1929&ndash;1967</i>. New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1977, 619-650.</p> <p>Barr, Margaret Scolari. "Our Campaigns: Alfred H. Barr, Jr., and the Museum of Modern Art: A Biographical Chronicle of the Years 1930&ndash;1944." <i>The New Criterion</i>, special summer issue 1987, 23-74.</p> <p>Bee, Harriet Schoenholz and Michelle Elligott. <i>Art in Our Time: A Chronicle of The Museum of Modern Art</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2004.</p> <p>Elderfield, John. <i>The Modern Drawing</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1983.</p> <p>Elderfield, John, ed. <i>Modern Painting and Sculpture: 1880 to the Present at The Museum of Modern Art</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2004.</p> <p>Elderfield, John, ed. <i>The Museum of Modern Art: American Art of the 1960s</i>. Studies in Modern Art, no. 1. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1991.</p> <p>Elderfield, John, ed. <i>The Museum of Modern Art: Essays on Assemblage</i>. Studies in Modern Art, no. 2. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1992.</p> <p>Elderfield, John, ed. <i>The Museum of Modern Art: Les Demoiselles d'Avignon</i>. Studies in Modern Art, no. 3. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1994.</p> <p>Elderfield, John, ed. <i>The Museum of Modern Art at Mid-Century: At Home and Abroad</i>. Studies in Modern Art, no. 4. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1994.</p> <p>Elderfield, John, ed. <i>The Museum of Modern Art at Mid-Century: Continuity and Change</i>. Studies in Modern Art, no. 5. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1995.</p> <p>Elderfield, John, ed. <i>The Museum of Modern Art: Philip Johnson and the Museum of Modern Art</i>. Studies in Modern Art, no. 6. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1998.</p> <p>Elderfield, John, ed. <i>The Museum of Modern Art: Imagining the Future of the Museum of Modern Art</i>. Studies in Modern Art, no.7. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1998.</p> <p>Elderfield, John. <i>Henri Matisse: Masterworks from The Museum of Modern Art</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1996.</p> <p>Elligott, Michelle. “Modern Artifacts 1: Charting Modernism.” <i>Esopus Magazine</i>, no. 7, Fall 2006, 75-86.</p> <p>Elligott, Michelle. “Modern Artifacts 2: Dear Miss Miller…: Selected Correspondence between James Lee Byars and Dorothy C. Miller.” <i>Esopus Magazine</i>, no. 8, Spring 2007, 66-75.</p> <p>Elligott, Michelle. “Modern Artifacts 3: Tentative and Confidential: Documents Relating to Exhibition ‘X’.” <i>Esopus Magazine</i>, no. 9, Fall 2007, 132-144.</p> <p>Elligott, Michelle. “Modern Artifacts 4: Drawing Comparisons: The Sketches of Ren&eacute; D’Harnoncourt.” <i>Esopus Magazine</i>, no. 10, Spring 2008, 131-151.</p> <p>Elligott, Michelle. “Early Registration: Selected Pages from the Museum of Modern Art Guest Book.” <i>Esopus Magazine</i>, no. 11, Fall 2008, 142-159.</p> <p>Elligott, Michelle. “Modern Artifacts 6: States of Grace: Materials in the Archives relating to Grace Hartigan (1922&ndash;2008).” <i>Esopus Magazine</i>, no. 12, Spring 2009, 141-151.</p> <p>Elligott, Michelle. “Modern Artifacts 7: Exhibition Number 13: Henri Matisse: A Retrospective.” <i>Esopus Magazine</i>, no. 13, Fall 2009, 98-115.</p> <p>Elligott, Michelle. “Modern Artifacts 8: The Art of Broadcasting: The Museum of Modern Art and Television.” <i>Esopus Magazine</i>, no. 15, Fall 2010, 146-163.</p> <p>Elligott, Michelle. “Modern Artifacts 9: One and the Same: Celebrating the Union of Democracy and Modern Art.” <i>Esopus Magazine</i>, no. 16, Spring 2011, 113-121.</p> <p>Elligott, Michelle. “Modern Artifacts 10: Rent to Own: The Art Lending Service of the Museum of Modern Art.” <i>Esopus Magazine</i>, no. 17, Fall 2011, 116-133.</p> <p>Elligott, Michelle. “Modern Artifacts 11: Creating ‘Spaces’: Documents from the Pioneering 1969 Exhibition.” <i>Esopus Magazine</i>, no. 18, Spring 2012, 106-123.</p> <p>Elligott, Michelle. “Modern Artifacts 12: From Body to Object: Documents Related to Scott Burton’s Performances.” <i>Esopus Magazine</i>, no. 19, Spring 2013, 105-121.</p> <p>Goldberger, Paul. "The New MoMA." <i>The New York Times Magazine</i>, 15 April 1984, 36-49.</p> <p>Franc, Helen. <i>An Invitation to See</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1992.</p> <p>Goodyear, A. Conger. <i>The Museum of Modern Art: The First Ten Years</i>. New York: by the author, 1943.</p> <p>Hellman, Geoffrey T. "Profiles: Imperturbable Noble." <i>The New Yorker</i>, 7 May 1960. [profile of Ren&eacute; d'Harnoncourt]</p> <p>Hellman, Geoffrey T. "Profiles: Last of Species." <i>The New Yorker</i>, 19 Sept. 1942, 22-26. [profile of Frank Crowninshield]</p> <p>Hunter, Sam. Introduction to <i>The Museum of Modern Art, New York: The History and the Collection</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1984. Reprint, New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1997.</p> <p>Kahn, E. J. Jr. "Profiles: Resources and Responsibilities, Part I." <i>The New Yorker</i> 40, no. 47, 9 Jan. 1965. [First of two-part profile of David Rockefeller]</p> <p>Kert, Bernice. <i>Abby Aldrich Rockefeller: The Woman in the Family</i>. New York: Random House, 1993.</p> <p>Lowry, Glenn D. <i>The New Museum of Modern Art</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2004.</p> <p>Lowry, Glenn D. <i>The Museum of Modern Art in this Century</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2009.</p> <p>Lynes, Russell. <i>Good Old Modern: An Intimate Portrait of the Museum of Modern Art</i>. New York: Atheneum, 1973.</p> <p>MacDonald, Dwight. "Profiles: Action on West Fifty-third Street, Part I." <i>The New Yorker</i> 29, no. 43, 12 Dec. 1953. [First of two-part profile of Alfred H. Barr, Jr.]</p> <p>MacDonald, Dwight. "Profiles: Action on West Fifty-third Street, Part II." <i>The New Yorker</i> 29, no. 44, 19 Dec. 1953. [Second of two-part profile of Alfred H. Barr, Jr.]</p> <p><i>MoMA Contemporary Highlights: Highlights since 1980</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2007.</p> <p><i>MoMA Highlights: 350 Works from The Museum of Modern Art, New York</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2004.</p> <p>Reed, Peter. <i>A Modern Garden: The Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Sculpture Garden at The Museum of Modern Art</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2007.</p> <p>Reed, Peter and William Kaizen, eds. <i>The Show to End All Shows: Frank Lloyd Wright and The Museum of Modern Art, 1940</i>. Studies in Modern Art, no.8. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 2004.</p> <p>Ricciotti, Dominic. “The 1939 Building of the Museum of Modern Art: The Goodwin-Stone Collaboration,” <i>The American Art Journal</i> 17, no. 3, summer issue 1985, 50–76.</p> <p>Roob, Rona. "Alfred H. Barr, Jr.: A Chronicle of the Years 1902&ndash;1929." <i>The New Criterion</i>, special summer issue 1987, 1-19.</p> <p>Rubin, William S. <i>Picasso in the Collection of The Museum of Modern Art</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1972.</p> <p>Rubin, William S. <i>Mir&oacute; in the Collection of The Museum of Modern Art</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1973.</p> <p>Schulze, Franz. <i>Philip Johnson: Life and Work</i>. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994.</p> <p>Szarkowski, John. <i>Looking at Photographs</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1973.</p> <p>Szarkowski, John. <i>Windows and Mirrors: American Photography Since 1960</i>. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1978.</p> <p>Tomkins, Calvin. "Profiles: Forms Under Light." <i>The New Yorker</i> 53, no. 14, 23 May 1977. [profile of Philip Johnson]</p> <p>Tomkins, Calvin. "Profiles: The Modernist." <i>The New Yorker</i> 77 no. 34, 5 Nov. 2001. [profile of Kirk Varnedoe]</p> <p>Tomkins, Calvin. "Profiles: Sharpening the Eye." <i>The New Yorker</i> 61 no. 37, 4 Nov. 1985. 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