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Cleveland Print Club records, 1930-1973

Cleveland Print Club records, 1930-1973

Cleveland Print Club

Collection Information

Size: 2480 items.

Summary: Files of ca. 37 artists, American and foreign, who were commissioned by the Cleveland Print Club to make a print for their membership. Files include correspondence between individual artists and the Curator of Prints at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Some files also contain photographs, lists of works, exhibition data, and clippings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Organized to acquire prints for the Cleveland Museum of Art, to sponsor shows for its member artists at the museum, and to generally promote printmaking.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1974 by Cleveland Print Club.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 809-811 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

Cleveland Print Club records, 1930-1973. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.