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A Finding Aid to the Alice Yamin papers, 1927-1998

Alice Yamin papers, 1927-1998

Yamin, Alice D., 1905-2002

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 2.0 linear ft.

Summary: Found within the papers are letters from artists, writers, galleries, and CIGY-GEIGY Corporation for whom Yamin worked as an art consultant. The collection also contains exhibition files, printed material, and photographs of Yamin, family members, and colleagues.

Biographical/Historical Note

Alice Yamin (1905-2002) was a painter and art consultant in New York, N.Y. Consultant to the Ciba-Geigy collection, circa 1965-1975.

Provenance

Donated 1981 by Alice Yamin and in 2002 by Harry Smith, Yamin's nephew.