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Georges Malkine papers, 1926-1991

Georges Malkine papers, 1926-1991

Malkine, Georges A., 1898-1970

Painter, Author

Collection Information

Size: 0.2 linear ft.

Summary: Correspondence, 1967; xerox copy of drawing by Max Ernst, 1966; printed matter, including exhibition announcements and catalogues, 1966-1982, and clippings, 1926-1991. Writings include copies of the manuscripts for "La Peinture d'Exploration," an article by Malkine, 1926, and A BORD DU VIOLON DE MER (in French), a book written and illustrated by Malkine, published in 1977. Also included is a book about Malkine (in French), by Patrick Waldberg, 1970.

Biographical/Historical Note

Surrealist painter and writer. Died 1970.


Donated 1991 and 1992 by Fern S.L. Malkine, daughter of Georges Malkine.

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How to Cite This Collection

Georges Malkine papers, 1926-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.