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Helen Faye papers relating to Harold Faye, 1985-1993

Faye, Helen


Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet

Summary: Biographical information, correspondence, and a card catalog of works regarding the career of Faye as an artist during the Works Progress Administration in New York. Correspondence regards Faye's work in public collections, including the Hudson River Museum, the New York Public Library, and the Museum of the City of New York, among others. The card catalog, compiled by Helen Faye, consists of descriptions and reproductions of 36 prints and 114 drawings by Faye, including the date and other miscellaneous information, notes on the location, sale prices and exhibition history.

Biographical/Historical Note

Widow of painter, printmaker, Harold Faye, New York, N.Y. b. 1910. d. 1980.


Donated 2007 by Helen Faye, Faye's widow.

Language Note

English .

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How to Cite This Collection

Helen Faye papers relating to Harold Faye, 1985-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.