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Ancel E. Nunn papers, 1963-1984

Nunn, Ancel E., 1928-1999



Collection Information

Size: 1 Linear foot, (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: Biographical data; photocopies of letters and cards; an untranscribed interview on 2 cassette tapes; a list of paintings; loan forms; an Ecuador exhibit file; pencil and ink drawings; slides, negatives and photographs, many annotated, of Nunn and his work; posters, press releases, exhibition brochures, announcements and a catalog, "Ancel E. Nunn Retrospective Exhibition, 1972"; and excerpts from books, THE TEXAS HILL COUNTRY: INTERPRETATIONS BY 13 ARTISTS and PECOS TO RIO GRANDE: INTERPRETATIONS OF FAR WEST TEXAS BY 18 ARTISTS.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Palestine, Tex. b. 1928.


Material on reels 3058 (fr. 374-1272) and 3059 donated by Nunn, 1984. Material on reel 3058 (fr. 275-369) lent for microfilming by Nunn, 1984, as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Reel 3058 (fr. 275-369): Originals returned to the lender, Ancel E. Nunn, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 3058-3059 available for use 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

Ancel E. Nunn papers, 1963-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.