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Christine J. Abel printed material relating to Helen Forbes, 1910-1940

Abel, Christine Jeannette, 1890-1970

Muralist, Painter, Designer, Sculptor, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 8 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Clippings about painter and muralist Helen Forbes, one of which concentrates on Forbes's demonstration of principles of mosaic, and 2 photographs of works of art by Forbes.

Biographical/Historical Note

Helen Forbes was a painter and mosaicist, San Francisco and Palo Alto, Calif.


Lent for microfilming 1964 by Christine J. Abel.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, Christine Abel, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel LA 9 available at Archives of American Art offices 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

Christine J. Abel printed material relating to Helen Forbes, 1910-1940. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.