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Herman Rodnick papers on Hans Hofmann, 1947-1967

Herman Rodnick papers on Hans Hofmann, 1947-1967

Rodnick, Herman

Collection Information

Size: 14 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Typescripts of nine lectures by Hans Hofmann, annotated by Rodnick; Hofmann obituary; announcements for Hofmann exhibitions at Kootz Gallery, 1949 and 1951, and Andre Emmerich Gallery, 1967; a Christmas card from Hofmann, 1958, probably to Rodnick; and printed material from the Hans Hofmann School of Fine Arts, 1947-1957. [Microfilm title Hans Hofmann papers]

Biographical/Historical Note

Rodnick was possibly a student of Hans Hofmann, a painter and instructor. Hofmann has been called "dean" of American Abstract Expressionism.

Provenance

Donated 1970 by Rodnick.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel N70-40 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

Herman Rodnick papers on Hans Hofmann, 1947-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.