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Chet Harmon La More papers, 1933-1973

Chet Harmon La More papers, 1933-1973

La More, Chet Harmon, 1908-1980

Painter, Art critic

Collection Information

Size: 188 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: Correspondence with Perls Galleries, the National Serigraph Society, Carlebach Gallery, Oscar Krasner Gallery, and the Carlin Gallery; correspondence with the WPA concerning the sale and showing of his work; 2 scrapbooks containing catalogs and brochures, lists of group shows, clippings and photos; a letter from Max Weber, who writes about his own lithographs and his intentions to give them to Frank Schapiro.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, graphic artist, teacher; Born in Dane County, Wis. Studied at the Colt School of the Arts, University of Wisconsin, and Columbia. He taught at the Albright Art School, Buffalo, N.Y., the University of Buffalo and the University of Michigan.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1974 by Chet Harmon La More.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Chet Harmon La More after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm roll 819 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Chet Harmon La More papers, 1933-1973. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.