Fred Martin papers, 1949-1975

Martin, Fred, b. 1927
Painter, Educator, Illustrator, Collagist
Active in Oakland, Calif.

Collection size: 0.4 linear ft. (on 2 microfilm reels).

Collection Summary: Correspondence between Martin and Sam Haddad and Royal Marks of the Royal Marks Gallery, 1964-1972, and with many artists and people involved with the arts; manuscript, business and printed materials; catalogs and announcements; clippings; miscellany; two small works; 20 photographs, 1957-1966, of works by Martin, Jeremy Anderson, Jay Defeo, Richard Diebenkorn, Sam Francis, Sonia Gechtoff, Wally Hedrick, Ivan Majdrakoff, David Park, Sam Richardson, and Joseph White; and one photograph of Wally Hedrick with a painting.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, illustrator, collagist and art educator, San Francisco, Cal. Director of the College of the San Francisco Art Institute. Worked in oil, watercolor, Gouache and pencil.

Donated 1975 by Fred Martin.

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