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Eugene Kingman papers, 1932-1975

Kingman, Eugene, 1909-1975

Lithographer, Painter, Designer, Arts administrator


Collection Information

Size: 1 microfilm reel

Summary: Four loose-leaf books documenting Kingman's career containing biographical information, letters, clippings and photographs of Kingman and his paintings and lithographs; newspaper clippings, magazine articles and exhibition catalogs; a transcript of an interview of Kingman by his daughter Elizabeth A. Kingman, 1970, "Art, Environment, and Museums: A Well-Known Artist Defends Generality;" a story line, summary remarks and a paper by Kingman relating to the Llano Estacado exhibition, Museum of Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, 1973; and an illustrated paper by Kingman, "Applying the Philosophy of Design: Art Museums," presented at the Mountain-Plains Museum Conference, Abilene, Kansas, 1974.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, lithographer, designer, administrator; Santa Fe, New Mexico.


Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Lent for microfilming 1984 by Elizabeth Y. Kingman, Kingman's widow.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, Elizabeth Y. Kingman, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3292 available for use only at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston 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.

Restrictions on Use

Authorization to quote requires written permission from Elizabeth Y. Kingman.

How to Cite This Collection

Eugene Kingman papers, 1932-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.