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Elsie Driggs papers, 1924-1979

Driggs, Elsie B., 1898-1992

Curator, Painter, Art critic

Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet

Summary: The scattered papers of New York City painter Elsie Driggs date from 1924 to 1979 and measure 0.2 linear feet. Included are correspondence, writings by Driggs, personal business records, printed materials, and portrait and family photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Elsie Driggs (1898-1992) was a New York City Precisionist painter, curator, and art critic.


Elsie Driggs donated her papers to the Archives of American Art in several accretions between 1963 and 1980.

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Language Note

The collection is in English


Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art