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A Finding Aid to the Eve Peri papers, circa 1900-1996, bulk 1939-1966

Eve Peri papers, circa 1900-1996, bulk 1939-1966

Peri, Eve, 1897-1966

Painter, Collagist, Embroiderer

Collection Information

Size: 0.6 linear feet

Summary: The papers of painter and embroidery artist Eve Peri measure 0.6 linear feet and date from circa 1900 to 1996 with the bulk of materials dating from 1939 to 1966. The papers are scattered and include biographical materials, travel documents, correspondence, financial records, printed material, designs for embroidered clothing, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Eve Peri (1897-1966) was a collagist, embroiderer, and painter active in New York City, New York.

Provenance

The Eve Peri papers were donated by Elizabeth Bullock and Judith Stein, executor and curator of the estate, in 2001.