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Anne Ryan papers, circa 1905-1970

Ryan, Anne, 1889-1954

Painter, Author, Printmaker, Collagist

Collection Information

Size: 3.8 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of New York-based painter, printmaker, collagist and writer Anne Ryan measure 3.8 linear feet and date from circa 1905 to 1970. The papers document her career as an artist and writer in New York, New Jersey and Spain through biographical material, correspondence, diaries and journals, writings, printed material, photographic material and artwork.

Biographical/Historical Note

Anne Ryan (1889-1954) was a painter, printmaker, collagist, graphic artist and author who primarily worked in New York City, but also in New Jersey and Spain.


The Anne Ryan papers were donated to the Archives of American Art in 1971 by Elizabeth McFadden, Anne Ryan's daughter.

Language Note

The collection is in English and Spanish.