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Helmuth Naumer papers, 1920-1983

Helmuth Naumer papers, 1920-1983

Naumer, Helmuth, 1907-1990

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 2 microfilm reels.

Summary: Resumes; letters from collectors, museums and companies; photographs of Naumer as a child and a young man, his family and paintings; a painting of the Naumer family crest; and 3 scrapbooks containing letters, photographs, exhibition invitations, catalogs and clippings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Santa Fe, N.M. b. 1907, near Stuttgart, Germany. Moved to the USA in 1925. He studied at the Frank Wiggins Art School and the Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles, Calif.; father of museum administrator Helmuth J. Naumer

Provenance

Lent for microfilming, 1983, by Naumer as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, Helmut Naumer, after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 3289-3290 available for use only at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Helmuth Naumer papers, 1920-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.