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Gerald L. Fabian papers relating to John Button, 1951-1982

Gerald L. Fabian papers relating to John Button, 1951-1982

Fabian, Gerald Langston

Collector

Collection Information

Size: 0.6 linear ft.

Summary: Letters to Fabian, some illustrated, are primarily from John Button (1950-1982). Several letters are from Fabian to Button. The letters discuss Button's activities, friends, opinions of other artists, and work. Some letters are fragmentary. Clippings (1959-1962) originally may have been enclosed in the letters.

Biographical/Historical Note

Fabian was a friend of painter John Button. Button was born in San Francisco, California and studied at the University of Calfirnia, Berkeley, and the California School of Fine Arts.

Provenance

Donated 1990 by Gerald L. Fabian.

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