Ernst, Jimmy, b. 1920 d. 1984
Active in New York, N.Y.; New Canaan, Conn.
Collection size: 18.3 linear feet
Collection Summary: Correspondence, research files and writings, book project and exhibition files, photographs, printed material (5.0 linear feet) , and audio-visual material (1.0 linear feet) documenting the career of Jimmy Ernst as a visual artist as well as his personal relationships with family and friends.
Biographical/Historical Note: Jimmy Ernst (1920-1984) was a painter living in East Hampton, N.Y.
Donated 2012 by Amy Louise Ernst, Jimmy Ernst's daughter.
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Also in the Archives
- Oral history interview with Jimmy Ernst, 1974 Sept. 20
- Image and Media Gallery items from other collections related to Ernst, Jimmy