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Irving Marantz papers, 1936-1972

Marantz, Irving, 1912-1972

Painter, Sculptor, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 1.4 Linear feet

Summary: Correspondence; 540 letters and postcards received, 1933-1972, from Charles Brady, F. W. Hayman Chaffey, Aristodemos Kaldis, and many others; photographs; catalogs; publicity material; clippings; an inventory of Chinese works of art purchased by Marantz in the 1930's; and miscellany. Also included is a scrapbook, 1947-1970, containing correspondence, clippings, catalogs, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; New York, N.Y.


Donated 1974-1975 by Mrs. Irving Marantz, widow of Marantz, and after her death by their daughter Mady, 1976.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

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How to Cite This Collection

Irving Marantz papers, 1936-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.