Ralph Bacerra papers, 1957-2015

Bacerra, Ralph C., b. 1938 d. 2008
Active in Los Angeles, Calif.

Collection size: 2.3 linear feet

Collection Summary: Correspondence with Eudorah Moore and others, teaching files, photographs, artwork, an illustrated diary, and printed material documenting the career of ceramic artist and educator Ralph Bacerra.

Biographical/Historical Note: Ralph Bacerra (1938-2008) was a ceramic artist and educator in Los Angeles, California.

Donated 2003 by Ralph Bacerra and 2016 by Cindy Bass, Bacerra's niece and executor, as part of the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.

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