Michael Mazur papers, 1937-1998

Mazur, Michael, b. 1935 d. 2009
Painter, Sculptor, Art teacher, Printmaker
Active in Cambridge, Mass.

Collection size: 6 microfilm reels (ca. 1400 items)

Collection Summary: Letters, biographical data, personal documents, essays, speeches, catalogs, announcements, press releases, clippings, transcript and photographs.

REELS 1337-1338: 890 letters (1952-1977), biographical data and personal documents, essays and speeches on art, price lists for his works of art, exhibition catalogs, announcements, press releases, clippings, and a transcript of an interview.

REEL 1329: Photographs of Mazur and his work.

REELS 5300-5302: Journals, 14 v., May 1, 1974-Mar. 13, 1998, containing notes, thoughts, drafts for lectures, schedules, and ideas and sketches for work.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, graphic artist, and art instructor, Cambridge, Mass. Revived use of monotype. Taught at Rhode Island School of Design and Brandeis University.

Lent for microfilming 1977 and 1998 by Michael Mazur.

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