Henry C. Balink papers, 1915-1983

Balink, Henry C., b. 1882 d. 1963
Painter, Portrait painter

Collection size: 70 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: A photograph of Balink in his studio; a photograph of Balink with his classmates at the Royal Academy in Amsterdam, Holland, 1909; 4 greeting cards printed from original drawings and an etching by Balink; a photocopy of a letter, 1915, to Balink from the Metropolitan Museum of Art about a possible job copying ancient works of art in the Museum's Department of Egyptian Art; photocopies of newspaper and magazine clippings, 1917-1967, about Balink's etchings and paintings of the Southwest; and photocopies of exhibition catalogs, 1915-1983.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, draftsman, and etcher (Santa Fe, N.M.); studied at the Royal Acadamy in Amsterdam.

Donated 1984 by Henry B. Balink.

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  • Microfilm reel 3539 available for use only at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and through interlibrary loan.
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