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Carolyn Alper papers relating to the Foundry Gallery, 1970-1976

Alper, Carolyn



Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet

Summary: Exhibition announcements, clippings, printed material, price lists, press releases, photographs, and artist statements, concerning the work of artists who displayed works at the Foundry Gallery.
Artists include Carolyn Alper, Molly Bogounoff, Fran Chapman, Corrine Davidov, Edith Hollyday, Virginia Jannotta, Lou Jones, Barbara Kerne, Virginia Greenleaf Koch, Shirley Koller. Margaret McBride, Lala Schnee, Myrna Smernoff, Nancy Stratton, and Nancy Werlich. There is also printed material regarding the Conference for Women in the Visual Arts, held at the Corcoran Gallery of Art in 1972; and the Women's Artists Registry in New York, 1972.

Biographical/Historical Note

Carolyn Alper is an artist who exhibited at the Foundry Gallery, a cooperative gallery for women artists established in Washington, D.C. in 1971.


Donated 2016 by Carolyn Alper.

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

Carolyn Alper papers relating to the Foundry Gallery, 1970-1976. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.