3EP Ltd. records, 1970-1984

3EP Ltd.
Art gallery
Palo Alto, Calif.

Collection size: 2.0 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 3 reels)

Format: Unmicrofilmed prints have been cataloged separately.

Collection Summary: Gallery records, prints, slides, and subject files.

REELS 3534-3536: Correspondence; subscribers file; notes; printed materials, including clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, and photographs, undated and 1981-1982, of the 3EP Ltd. studio, personnel, artists, works of art, and exhibitions; and files on 23 artists, undated and 1970-1984, containing resumes, correspondence, clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, information sheets regarding prints made, and photographs of the artists at work.

Artists files are on Chuck Arnoldi, Billy Al Bengston, Gordon Cook, Laddie John Dill, Claire Falkenstein, Joe Fay, Sam Francis, David Gilhooly, Joseph Goldyne, Russell T. Gordon, Jules Heller, Tom Holland, Jack Jefferson, Frank Lobdell, Fred Martin, Ed Moses, Nathan Oliveira, Jay Phillips, Matt Phillips, Miklos Pogany, Inez Storer, George Sugarman, and Joseph Zirker.

UNMICROFILMED: 91 intaglio and monotype prints, drawings and paintings by Cook, Falkenstein, Fay, Francis, Gilhoooly, Goldyne, Jefferson, Lobdell, Martin, Moses, Olivieria, Jay and Matt Phillips, and Zirker, and slides of works of art by all artists.

Biographical/Historical Note: Print publishers; Palo Alto, Calif. Owned and run by Moo (Mary Margaret) Anderson and Paula Kirkeby. Anderson is also director of Smith Anderson Gallery, Palo Alto, Calif.

Donated 1984 by Moo (Mary Margaret) Anderson and Paula Kirkeby who own 3EP, Ltd. Plates received with the records were returned to the donors.

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