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Het gevoel Cox / Bert Beyens and Pierre Clercq, 1980

Beyens, Bert, 1956-



Collection Information

Size: 100 Pages, (on partial microfilm reel), ill., 30 cm.

Summary: Screenplay for a documentary film biography of Belgian painter and instructor Jan Cox. Produced by Cinete pvba, Belgium, under the name of "Jan Cox, a Painter's Odyssey".

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter Jan Cox lived in Belgium and Holland from 1919 to 1949. For the next twenty years he worked and exhibited in the United States . For part of this period he taught at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. In 1969, he returned to Belgium, where he remained for the rest of his life. Cox was involved in the Jeune Peinture Belge and COBRA.


Contact with the donor was made by Adriaan Raemdonck, executor of the Jan Cox estate.

Language Note

The screenplay is in Flemish with an English abstract and partial translations.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 4211 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.

Restrictions on Use

Authorization to publish, quote, or reproduce requires written permission from Bert Beyens and Pierre De Clercq. Contact Reference Services for more information.

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How to Cite This Collection

Het gevoel Cox / Bert Beyens and Pierre Clercq, 1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.