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

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

Ireland, David Kenneth, 1930-2009

Conceptual artist

Collection Information

Size: 24.6 linear feet

Summary: The papers of California conceptual artist and sculptor David Ireland measure 24.6 linear feet 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 material, and commercial sound 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.

Provenance

Donated 2010 by the David Ireland Estate via Jock Reynolds, Trustee and executor.

Funding

Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Smithsonian Institution Collections Care and Preservation Fund.

Additional Forms Available

Some of the video and sound recordings in this collection have been copied for research access and are available in the Archives of American Art offices.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.

How to Cite This Collection

David Ireland papers, circa 1910s-circa 2009, bulk 1960-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.