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David Ireland Papers, circa 1910s-circa 2009, bulk 1960-2005

Ireland, David Kenneth, 1930-2009

Conceptual artist

Collection Information

Size: 24.8 Linear feet; 8.39 Gigabytes

Summary: The papers of California conceptual artist and sculptor David Ireland measure 24.8 linear feet and 8.39 GB and date from circa 1910s to circa 2009, with the bulk of the material dating from 1960 to 2005. The papers include biographical material, correspondence, notes and notebooks, installation projects and exhibition files, teaching files, travel files, personal business records, printed and digital material and commercial recordings, photographic materials, artwork, and video and sound recordings.

Biographical/Historical Note

David Ireland (1930-2009) was a conceptual artist and sculptor who worked in San Francisco, California.


The David Ireland papers were donated in 2010 by the David Ireland Estate through Jock Reynolds, Special Trustee, The David Ireland Revocable Trust.

Language Note

English .


Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by The David Ireland Revocable Trust.