David Ireland papers, circa 1910s-circa 2009, bulk 1960-2005

Ireland, David Kenneth, b. 1930 d. 2009
Conceptual artist
Active in San Francisco, Calif.

Collection size: 24.6 linear feet

Collection Summary: The papers of California conceptual artist and sculptor David Ireland measure 24.6 linear feet and date from circa 1910s to circa 2009, with the bulk of the material dating from 1960 to 2005. The papers include biographical material, correspondence, notes and notebooks, installation projects and exhibition files, teaching files, travel files, personal business records, printed material, and commercial sound recordings, photographic materials, artwork, and video and sound recordings.

Biographical/Historical Note: David Ireland (1930-2009) was a conceptual artist and sculptor who worked in San Francisco, California.

Donated 2010 by the David Ireland Estate via Jock Reynolds, Trustee and executor.

Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Smithsonian Institution Collections Care and Preservation Fund.

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