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Ira Licht papers, 1970-1985

Licht, Ira, 1938-

Museum director, Art historian


Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet

Summary: The Ira Licht papers measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1970-1985. Included is personal and professional correspondence with artists during Licht's tenure as director of the University of Miami's Lowe Art Museum and coordinator of Art in Public Places, National Endowment for the Arts, and relate to projects and funding. Some letters have photographs and printed material enclosed.

Biographical/Historical Note

Ira Licht (1938- ) is a museum director and art historian in Miami, Florida.


The collection was donated 2019 by Ira Licht.

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Ira Licht papers, 1970-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.