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Irving Amen papers, 1960-1964

Irving Amen papers, 1960-1964

Amen, Irving, 1918-

Sculptor, Painter, Printmaker

Collection Information

Size: 7 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: A loose leaf diary, 1960-1962, containing about 100 entries, mostly undated or from the first few months of each year, and painting lists for each year; a letter, 1960; 2 exhibition catalogs for Amen's woodcuts, 1960 and 1964; and 3 uninscribed greeting cards, copyrighted by the Artists Studio Publication, which feature Amen's color woodcuts.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, printmaker.


Collection was lent to AAA in April 1965, subsequently given in July 1965.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel D230 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

Irving Amen papers, 1960-1964. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.