Jan Matulka papers, 1923-1960

Matulka, Jan, b. 1890 d. 1972
Painter, Illustrator
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 60 items (on 1 microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Clippings, exhibition notices, photographs, and miscellany.

REEL 440 AND SCANNED Three photographs of Matulka, one taken by M. Vu Kovic; the photos were microfilmed under Photos of Artists I, subsequently scanned and returned to the Matulka papers.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, New York, N.Y. Born in Czechoslovakia. Came to U.S. in 1907. Taught at Art Students League.

Donated 1966 by Jan Matulka. The printed material has been transferred to the SAAM Library vertical files. The photographs of Jan Matulka were microfilmed in 1973 under Photos of Artists I and scanned in 2004.

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