Norman Bluhm papers, 1956-1969

Bluhm, Norman, b. 1921 d. 1999
Active in N.Y.

Collection size: 350 items.

Collection Summary: Correspondence, jottings, catalogs, clippings, and 149 photographs, ca. 1950-1969, including 17 of Bluhm (some with other artists) and 132 of his works. Artists included in the photos are Insho Domoto, Michael Goldberg, Joan Mitchell, Phillip Pavia, Peter Pollack, Jean-Paul Riopelle, Nadja Scarpitta, Syd Solomon, Nora Speyer, Antonio Tapies, and Wou-Ki Zao.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; Millbrook, New York. b. 1920, in Chicago, Ill. d. Feb. 3, 1999, in East Wallingford, Vt. Birthdate also listed as 1921.

Donated 1969 and 1970 by Norman Bluhm.

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