Miklos Suba papers, 1908-2001

Suba, Miklos, b. 1880 d. 1944
Painter, Architect
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 1.2 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Collection Summary: Correspondence, photographs, works of art, printed material and biographical information.

REEL 3894: Letters; resume; scrapbook, containing exhibition catalogs, invitations, announcements, and clippings; exhibition catalogs; clippings; photographs of Suba's buildings in Hungary; and photographs of an exhibition of Suba's work at the Museum of Modern Art in 1943.

UNMICROFILMED: Letters of recommendation; letters from Suba to his daughter, Susanne, regarding the exhibition, reproduction, sale, and conservation of paintings by Suba; receipts; price lists of paintings; inventories; pencil studies and source material for Subas painting "God Bless Them" (1942); photographs and slides of Suba's art work and two photographs of interiors designed by Suba, 1928; caricatures of Suba by Ted Kautzky, Allela Cornell and others; ; two exhibition announcements, Weyhe Gallery, 1976 and 1983; ; newspaper clippings; naturalization record; identification cards; passports; death certificate; and miscellany

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, architect; New York, N.Y. Born in Hungary.

Donated 1982, 1994 and 2005 by Susanne Suba, Suba's daughter via Kenneth S. Moser, Susanne Suba's guardian.

How to Use this Collection

  • Microfilm reel 3894 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
  • Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
  • For more information on using the Archives’ resources, see the FAQ or Ask Us.