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Annie Lenney papers, 1935-1982

Lenney, Annie, 1910-

Painter, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 4.4 Linear feet, (ca. 515 items)

Summary: 12 scrapbooks, 1935-1982, containing correspondence, photographs, exhibition announcements and catalogs, clippings and printed material; 3 notebooks containing chronological lists of Lenney's exhibitions and awards, a record of museums and colleges that have her paintings in their collections, clippings of critiques and reviews; and approximately 500 slides of her paintings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, lecturer and educator; born Potsdam, N.Y. Studied at College of St. Elizabeth, Grand Central Art School, Art Students League, New York University, as well as other institutions. She taught at Contemporary College, Newark, N.J.


Donated 1983 by Annie Lenney.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

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How to Cite This Collection

Annie Lenney papers, 1935-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.