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Alton S. Tobey papers, 1939-1980

Tobey, Alton S. (Alton Stanley), 1914-2005

Muralist, Portrait painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet

Summary: Resumes; a typescript, "In Profile: Alton S. Tobey," by Wayne Baruch; letters concerning mural commissions, gifts of portraits, and financial matters; receipts; 3 notebooks; exhibition announcements; clippings and other printed material; and photographs of Tobey and his works of art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, mural painter, lecturer; Larchmont, N.Y. Born 1914. Died 2005.


Donated 1980 by Alton S. Tobey.

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How to Cite This Collection

Alton S. Tobey papers, 1939-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.