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Barbara Aubin papers, circa 1950-2006

Aubin, Barbara, 1928-2014

Art teacher, Painter, Artist


Collection Information

Size: 8.3 Linear feet

Summary: Personal and professional correspondence; writings; personal business records; photographs of Aubin, her works of art and family; scrapbooks; two VHS videos and printed material relating to painter, teacher, and curator Barbara Aubin.
Also included is a miniature portrait of a man "Joshua" (presumably a relative of Aubin's) painted on ivory in a medallion, possibly dated 1867.

Biographical/Historical Note

Barbara Aubin (1928-2014) was a painter, teacher, and curator in Chicago, Illinois.


Donated 2016 by the Barbara Aubin estate via Amie Hyman, executor.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Barbara Aubin papers, circa 1950-2006. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.