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Hans Boehler papers, [ca.1908-1973]

Hans Boehler papers, [ca.1908-1973]

Boehler, Hans, 1884-1961

Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: 0.6 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 2 reels)

Summary: Photographs, exhibition catalogs, sketchbooks, sketches, and printed material.

UNMICROFILMED: Approximately 300 photographs of Boehler's works and three of Boehler and Federica Beer-Monti; 15 exhibition catalogs and announcements; and biographical material.

REELS 1042-1043: 10 undated sketchbooks; 352 undated sketches; one photograph of a sketch; a price list for a 1960 exhibition at the Artists' Gallery; catalogs and announcements; and a clipping.

Biographical/Historical Note

Austrian-born painter, sculptor, and draftsman; New York, N.Y. Became an naturalized American citizen. Exhibited at the Artists' Gallery.

Provenance

Unfilmed materials donated 1972 by Federica Beer-Monti, former director of Artists' Gallery in New York. Microfilmed material lent 1976 by Mrs. Aaron Shapiro, Beer-Monti's niece and friend of Boehler.

Location of Originals

  • Reels 1042-1043: Originals returned to Mrs. Aaron Shapiro after microfilming.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reels 1042 and 1043 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Hans Boehler papers, [ca.1908-1973]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.