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Alice Baber papers, 1934-1983

Alice Baber papers, 1934-1983

Baber, Alice, 1928-1982

Painter, Printmaker

Collection Information

Size: 3.6 linear ft. (ca. 120 items).

Summary: Reels 4030-4032 A passport, 1951; 5 biographical accounts; 2 lists of exhibitions; correspondence, 1958-1983; the will of Dexter Baber; an inventory of possessions; income tax returns; loan applications; price lists, 1966-1981; contracts, 1968-1980; consignment agreements, 1976-1981; miscellaneous business records, 1962-1982; notes on poetry; notebooks from classes on religion and writing; course outlines, 1972; notes on color forum, 1972; notes for "Age of Color" article; essays by Baber on Paul Jenkins, on color, and on organic found form; writings about Baber; reviews of Baber's work, 1963-1975;

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter and printmaker; b. 1928, d. 1982.


Donated 1979-1985 by Alice Baber and Norbert Nelson.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 4030 through 4032 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Alice Baber papers, 1934-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.