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Irwin D. Hoffman papers, [ca. 1922-1985]

Hoffman, Irwin D., 1901-1989

Painter, Etcher, Portrait painter, Sculptor

Overview

Collection Information

Size: 1.6 Linear feet

Summary: 431 photographs of Irwin, family members and works of art; 5 sketchbooks and 4 loose sketches, undated; an undated diary containing brief entries; exhibition catalogs and announcements, 1927-1981; clippings, undated and 1924-1984; a book IRWIN D. HOFFMAN published by American Artists Group, 1936; and a file on Hebrew University, Jerusalem, 1922-1985, containing material regarding the dedication of the Music Hall to Irwin's mother, portraits by Hoffman of people associated with the University, and other events.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, portrait painter, etcher, sculptor; Boston, Mass.

Provenance

Donated 1989, by Mark Richard Evarts, executor of Hoffman's estate.

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. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Irwin D. Hoffman papers, [ca. 1922-1985]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.