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Arnold Blanch papers, 1928-1933

Blanch, Arnold, 1896-1968

Lithographer, Painter, Etcher, Printmaker, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet, (80 items on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Papers primarily concern Blanch's association with the Dudensing Galleries, including correspondence, 1928-1932 and undated, lists of works of art, receipts, account statesments, legal documents, and statements issued by the Galleries concerning its representation of modern American artists. Also included are Blanch's studio lease agreement, 1929; miscellaneous correspondence, including a partial letter from Eugene Speicher; applications for fellowships with the Guggenheim Foundation, 1928-1933; and photographs Blanch, including four in his house in Woodstock.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, lithographer, etcher, illustrator, writer, teacher, and lecturer.


Donated by Lucile Blanch, 1975.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 4781 available at Archives of American Art offices and 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

Arnold Blanch papers, 1928-1933. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.