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Jan de Swart papers, 1916-1994

De Swart, Jan, 1908-1987


Collection Information

Size: 4.3 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of southern California sculptor and inventor Jan de Swart measure 4.3 linear feet and are dated 1916-1994. They consist of correspondence, records concerning de Swart's inventions, writings, printed material, miscellaneous records, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jan de Swart (1908-1987) was a sculptor and inventor that lived and worked primarily in southern California.


Gift of the artist's son, Jock de Swart, in 1996, with an addition received in 2001.

Language Note

English .