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A Finding Aid to the Don Eddy and Leigh Behnke papers, 1966-2009

Don Eddy and Leigh Behnke papers, 1966-2009

Eddy, Don, 1944-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 7.2 linear feet

Summary: The Don Eddy and Leigh Behnke papers, 1966-2009, measure 7.2 linear feet. Photographic materials, printed material, and writings document the realist painters' work, working methods, and exhibitions. Also found are subject files, some professional correspondence, and personal photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Don Eddy (1944- ) and Leigh Behnke (1946- ) are photorealist painters in New York, New York. Eddy and Behnke are married and work closely together. Eddy is one of the thirteen original Photorealists.

Provenance

Donated 2009 by Don Eddy and Leigh Behnke.