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Adolf Dehn papers, 1912-1987

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Series 3: Writings , circa 1920-1971
(Boxes 4-5; 0.25 linear feet)

Found in this series are manuscripts, typescripts, and author's proofs of works written by Dehn and others. The bulk of this series consists of professional writings by Dehn including a drafts of articles on watercolor paintings and techniques for the Encyclopedia Britannica; the typescript and author's proof's for his book Watercolor, Gouache, and Casein Painting (1955); and profiles of artists Alois Lang and Boardman Robinson. Writings by others include a draft for Adolf Dehn Drawings, which was published by the University of Missouri Press, as well as poetry attributed to Eileen Hall Lake.
Files in this series are arranged alphabetically by title; supplied titles and author attributions were derived from creator's file titles. The Writing series is arranged into two subseries:
  • Subseries 3.1: Writings, circa 1920-1968
  • Subseries 3.2: Writings by Others, circa 1924-1971
3.1: Writings, circa 1920-1968
Description Container
"Boardman Robinson as I Know Him", circa 1952-1968
4
45
Famous Artists School - Painting Techniques, 1956
4
46
"Looking for E. Dreams,", undated
4
47
"Portrait of Alois Lang at Oberammergau,", circa 1920s
4
48
"Technique" for Encyclopedia Britannica, circa 1955
4
49
Watercolor, Gouache, and Casein Painting, 1954-1955
(2 folders)
4
50-51
"Watercolor Painting in the United States" for Encyclopedia Britannica, 1955
4
52
3.2: Writings by Others, circa 1924-1971
Description Container
Adolf Dehn Drawings by Virginia Dehn, circa 1970-1971
(2 folders)
4
53-54
Art Criticism (about Dehn), circa 1940-1968
4
55
Poems by Eileen Hall Lake, circa 1930s
4
56
Poetry Journal (attributed to Eileen Hall Lake), 1924-1936
5
1

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