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Elenora S. Chambers papers, 1965-1993

Chambers, Elenora S. (Elenora Strasel)

Painter, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet

Summary: Artist statements and résumé; correspondence with Florida art organizations; a 1965 letter from Bernard Davis, regarding Chambers' one-woman exhibition at the Miami Museum of Art, letters from Enrique Riverson and others; a sketchbook which also contains notes on James Brooks and others, ca. 1970-1992; notes from lectures by Robert Motherwell, Jules Olitski, Hilton Kramer,1993, and others, undated; travel notes, 1966, and misc. notes; a photograph of James Brooks, undated; slides of art works by Chambers, ca. 1976-77; exhibition catalogs and announcements, 1964-1993; clippings regarding Chambers and others, ca. 1955-1992; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter and sculptor; Miami, Fla.


Donated 1997 by Elenora S. Chambers.

Language Note

Undetermined .

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How to Cite This Collection

Elenora S. Chambers papers, 1965-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.