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Harold M. Le Roy papers, 1931-1980's

Harold M. Le Roy papers, 1931-1980's

Le Roy, Harold M., 1905-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: ca.0.8 linear ft. (231 items).

Summary: General correspondence; biographical information; an original dummy mock-up and a copy of ANATOMY OF THE MIND OF LE ROY; proof sheets, galley proofs and a copy of LE ROY AND THE WORLD OF ART; and original manuscript by Le Roy for an introduction to ARTISTS'S U.S.A., the 1976 Bicentennial edition; an original manuscript and first proof of a book by I. Rice Pereira, as well as biographical sketches about her; sketches and 2 oil paintings; postcard reproductions; photographs, both personal and of Le Roy's art; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, and graphic artist; New York City. Attended Columbia University, Brooklyn Museum of Art School, Art Students League, and Hans Hofmann Art School. Works in oil and serigraph.

Provenance

Donated 1976-1982 by Harold M. Le Roy.

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