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Albert Kotin papers, 1935-1977

Kotin, Albert, 1907-1980

Lithographer, Painter, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 1.6 Linear feet

Summary: Approximately 200 letters, 1943-1945, to his wife, some illustrated; ca. 250 letters to and from friends, among them Matthias Goeritz, Bennett Buck and Ted Boppel; several sketches; notes on art technique, theory, and art materials; unpublished fiction and poetry; exhibition catalogs and announcements; financial records; a few photographs of Kotin and others; and printed miscellany.
Also, correspondence, blueprints and financial data concerning murals done for post offices in Ada, Ohio and Arlington, New Jersey under the Treasury Relief Art Project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, lithographer and educator; New York City.


Donated 1978 by Albert Kotin.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

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How to Cite This Collection

Albert Kotin papers, 1935-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.