Nathan Oliveira papers, 1951-1985

Oliveira, Nathan, b. 1928 d. 2010
Painter, Sculptor, Printmaker
Active in San Francisco, Calif.

Collection size: 6.0 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Collection Summary: REEL 642: 942 letters mainly relating to galleries, exhibitions and teaching. A large part of the correspondence is with Charles Alan and Paul Kantor. There are also 2 letters from Mark Tobey, and 1 each from Euguene Berman, Robert S. Neuman and James Hennesy. Also included is a scrapbook of 43 clippings about exhibitions; contracts, financial papers, and other material relating to his teaching career and to museum and gallery business matters; 17 exhibition announcements; 64 exhibition catalogs; 15 photographs of Oliveira and others; 2 drawings; and miscellaneous papers.

ADDITION: Press clippings, exhibition notices, and correspondence. [Portions previously microfilmed on reel 642].

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter and teacher; Stanford, California.

Material on reel 642 lent for microfilming 1973-1974 by Oliveira. Portions subsequently donated by Oliveira along with additional, unmicrofilmed material in 1992.

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