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A Finding Aid to the Alvord Eiseman research material concerning Charles Demuth, circa 1914-2005

Alvord Eiseman research material concerning Charles Demuth, circa 1914-2005

Eiseman, Alvord, 1916-1991

Art historian

Collection Information

Size: 10.8 linear feet

Summary: Alvord Eiseman's research on Charles Demuth dates from circa 1914-2005 and measures 10.8 linear feet. The collection is comprised of authenticating correspondence, unpublished writings, comprehensive artwork files, printed material, and photographic material that were used in Eiseman's research toward a catalogue raisonné on Demuth.

Biographical/Historical Note

Alvord Eiseman (1916-1991) was an art historian and specialist on painter Charles Demuth (1883-1935).

Provenance

Donated in 2016 by Grete Meilman, a friend of Alvord Eiseman's who received the collection at the time of Eiseman's death.

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