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Jan Gelb and Boris Margo papers, 1922-1977

Jan Gelb and Boris Margo papers, 1922-1977

Gelb, Jan, 1906-1978

Painter, Educator, Lithographer

Collection Information

Size: 2.2 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 4 reels)

Summary: Correspondence, artwork, diaries, printed material, photographs, and business files.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jan Gelb (1906-1978) was a painter and printmaker from New York, N.Y. Married to Boris Margo (1902-1995) who was a printmaker.


Donated 1972-1975 by Jan Gelb; unmicrofilmed material donated 1979 by Boris Margo.

Related Materials

Jan Gelb and Boris Margo papers also at Syracuse University.

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

Jan Gelb and Boris Margo papers, 1922-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.