Charles Seliger diaries, 1959-1987

Seliger, Charles, b. 1926 d. 2009
Painter, Designer
Active in Mt. Vernon, N.Y.

Collection size: 79 v. (on 13 microfilm reels)

Collection Summary: Diaries containing lengthy daily entries about Seliger's personal life and painting activities. Seliger discusses his relationships with other artists, in particular Mark Tobey.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; Mt. Vernon, N.Y.

Lent for microfilming 1973-1987 by Charles and Lenore Seliger, subsequently sold to The Morgan Library & Museum in 2004.

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