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Eleanor Coen and Max Kahn papers, 1942-1975

Coen, Eleanor Jean, b. 1916 d. 1979
Active in Chicago, Ill.

Kahn, Max, b. 1903 d. 2005
Painter, Educator, Sculptor, Graphic designer, Printmaker, Lithographer
Active in Chicago,Ill.

Collection size: 322 items.

Collection Summary: Biographical material; 167 letters received by Coen and Kahn, 1942-1969; exhibition catalogs and announcements, 1943-1975; photographs of prints by both Coen and Kahn; and a few clippings.

Biographical/Historical Note: Printmakers; Chicago, Illinois; husband and wife. Max Kahn is also a graphic artist, sculptor, painter, lithographer, and teacher.

Lent for microfilming 1975 by Eleanor Coen and Max Kahn.

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