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Garabed Der Hohannesian papers, 1929-2007

Der Hohannesian, Garabed, 1908-1992



Collection Information

Size: 0.6 Linear feet

Summary: Biographical material, correspondence, writings, photographs, artwork and printed material relating to the career of painter Garabed Der Hohannesian.
Biographical material consists of three Massachusetts School of Art yearbooks. Correspondence is with museums and professional organizations and relates to exhibitions of Der Hohannesian's work. Writings include five notebooks containing ruminations on art and philosophy. Photographs and slides are of Der Hohannesian, his work and studio and a dedication ceremony at the Rhode Island School of Design. Artwork includes one sketchbook. Printed material consists of exhibition catalogs, announcements and clippings relating to Der Hohannesian's career.

Biographical/Historical Note

Garabed Der Hohannesian (1908-1992) was a painter in Boston, Mass.


Donated 2016 by Krikor Der Hohannesian, son of Garabed Der Hohannesian.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Garabed Der Hohannesian papers, 1929-2007. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.