Size: 7.0 linear feet
Summary: Biographical material, correspondence, writings, photographs, artwork and printed material regarding the career of painter and educator Bernard Chaet.
Biographical material includes resumes and awards. Correspondence is with students, friends and other artists and art related professional and letters from various galleries and schools that represented Chaet or employed him. Also included are a significant number of condolence letters and cards to Chaet's wife, Ninon, upon Chaet's death. Writings include manuscripts for Chaet's books, "The Art of Drawing," and "An Artist's Notebook: Techniques and Materials," and assorted lecture notes.
Photographs are of Chaet in studio and the classroom and with family, friends, and students and a DVD of images of Chaet's work. Artwork includes loose sketches and sketchbooks by Chaet. Printed material consists of press clippings, catalogs, and gallery announcements.