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Eleanor Coen and Max Kahn papers, 1942-1975

Coen, Eleanor Jean, 1916-1979



Collection Information

Size: 322 Items

Summary: Biographical material; 167 letters received by Coen and Kahn, 1942-1969; exhibition catalogs and announcements, 1943-1975; photographs of prints by both Coen and Kahn; and a few clippings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Printmakers; Chicago, Illinois; husband and wife. Max Kahn is also a graphic artist, sculptor, painter, lithographer, and teacher.


Lent for microfilming 1975 by Eleanor Coen and Max Kahn.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lenders, Coen and Kahn, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 991 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Eleanor Coen and Max Kahn papers, 1942-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.