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Dana Friis-Hansen papers on Forrest Bess, 1950-1983

Dana Friis-Hansen papers on Forrest Bess, 1950-1983

Friis-Hansen, Dana, 1961-

Curator, Collector, Arts administrator

Collection Information

Size: 200 items (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Papers by and about Forrest Bess, including: copies of letters, 1963-1980; exhibition catalogs, 1962-1981; copies of clippings, 1950-1983; and press releases, 1981.


Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Donated 1984 by Dana Friis-Hansen, a researcher on Forrest Bess.

Location of Originals

  • Transferred to NMAA-PG Library after microfilming.

Microfilm reel 3458 available for use only at Museum of Fine Arts Houston; and through interlibrary loan.

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