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A Finding Aid to the Carl Holty papers, circa 1860s-1972, bulk 1940-1967

Carl Holty papers, circa 1860s-1972, bulk 1940-1967

Holty, Carl, 1900-1973

Painter, Author

Collection Information

Size: 1.8 linear feet

Summary: Correspondence, writings, printed material and photographs documenting Holty's career as an abstract painter and painting teacher.

Biographical/Historical Note

Carl Holty (1900-1973) was a painter and writer in New York, N.Y. Member of American Abstract Artists and Audubon Artists.

Provenance

Material on reels N68-93 and N68-105 were lent for microfilming and portions subsequently donated 1972 by Carl Holty; material on reel 670 was donated 1972 by Holty; material on reel 1625 was donated 1976 & 1977 by Charles Byrne, a friend of Holty's. Additional unmicrofilmed photographs donated in 2006 by Virginia Liles, Holty's biographer.

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