Helmuth Naumer papers, 1920-1983

Naumer, Helmuth, b. 1907 d. 1990
Active in Santa Fe, N.M.

Collection size: 2 microfilm reels.

Collection Summary: Resumes; letters from collectors, museums and companies; photographs of Naumer as a child and a young man, his family and paintings; a painting of the Naumer family crest; and 3 scrapbooks containing letters, photographs, exhibition invitations, catalogs and clippings.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; Santa Fe, N.M. b. 1907, near Stuttgart, Germany. Moved to the USA in 1925. He studied at the Frank Wiggins Art School and the Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles, Calif.; father of museum administrator Helmuth J. Naumer

Lent for microfilming, 1983, by Naumer as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.

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