Alexandre Hogue papers, 1929-1992

Hogue, Alexandre, b. 1898 d. 1994
Muralist, Illustrator
Active in Tulsa, Okla.; Tex.

Collection size: 1.4 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 5 reels)

Collection Summary: REELS 1480-1483 and 3184: Correspondence, biographical data, published and unpublished writings, an inventory of art works, and clippings; exhibition catalogs and announcements, a photograph of Hogue, and photographs and slides of Hogue's art work; and a sketch with a poem by Hogue.

UNMICROFILMED: Clippings, 1945-1991; an exhibition announcement, 1985; exhibition catalogs, 1992 and undated; miscellaneous printed material, 1985-1992; and a photograph of "St. Francis With the Birds," 1987, a work of art by Hogue.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, lithographer, printmaker. Died July 22, 1994. Head of Art Department at Tulsa University, Tulsa, Oklahoma, 1945-1963, retired from teaching 1967. Most noted for his "wind and water erosion" and "dustbowl" series.

Materials on reels 1480-1483 and 3184 donated 1979-1984 by Alexandre Hogue and microfilmed as part of AAA's Texas Arts Documentation Project. Hogue donated the unmicrofilmed material in 1992.

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  • Microfilm reels 1480-1483 available for use at Archives of American Art offices; the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; and through interlibrary loan.
    microfilm reel 3184 available for use only at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; and through interlibrary loan.
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