Jaffe, Shirley, b. 1923
Active in Paris, France
Collection size: 7.1 linear feet
Collection Summary: The papers of artist Shirley Jaffe measure 7.1 linear feet and date from circa 1950-2011. The collection documents her life and career as an American painter living in Paris through biographical material, letters, notebooks, writings, project files, printed material, photographic material, and sketchbooks.
Biographical/Historical Note: Shirley Jaffe (1923-2016), née Sternstein, was an American painter living a working in Paris.
The Shirley Jaffe papers were donated to the Archives of American Art by Shirley Jaffe in 2014.
How to Use this Collection
- Read the Finding Aid for this collection
- Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
- For more information on using the Archives’ resources, see the FAQ or Ask Us.