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Edward M.M. and Mary Whelan Warburg papers, 1931-1980

Warburg, Edward M. M., 1908-1992

Collector, Art patron


Collection Information

Size: 3 Linear feet; 1 Photograph, Reel N70-61

Summary: Biographical sketches; photographs; lists; a card catalog; and files concerning the acquisition, exhibition and sale of objects.
REEL N70-61: Photograph of Warburg taken with Gaston Lachaise.
UNMICROFILMED: Biographical sketches and photographs of Warburg; lists of acquired objects, 1947-1957, and a card catalog of the Warburg Collection; files concerning the acquisition, exhibition, and sale of objects, containing correspondence, receipts, loan agreements, insurance policies, exhibition catalogs, and photographs; and 2 volumes of photographs of collected works with catalog entries compiled by the Conservation Department of the Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1961.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art collectors and patrons; New York, N.Y. Edward died 1992.


Photograph on reel N70-61 lent for microfilming 1970 by Edward M. M. Warburg. He donated unmicrofilmed material in 1981.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Reel N/70-61: Original returned to Edward M. M. Warburg after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel N70-61 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Edward M.M. and Mary Whelan Warburg papers, 1931-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.