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David Parrish papers, 1940-2009, bulk 1964-1998

Parrish, David Buchanan, 1939-


Collection Information

Size: 3.1 linear feet

Summary: The papers of Alabama photorealist painter David Parrish measure 3.1 linear feet and date from 1940 to 2009, with the bulk of the material from 1964 to 1998. Parrish's career is documented through scattered biographical material; correspondence with galleries, publishers, art organizations, and friends; photographs of Parrish, his studio, and artwork; original artwork by Parrish and others; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

David Parrish (1939- ) is a Photorealist painter in Huntsville, Ala. Parrish is a first generation Photorealist painter whose work has been represented by French & Company, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, Sidney Janis Gallery, and Louis K. Meisel Gallery.


Donated 2009 by David Parrish.