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Jan Matulka papers, 1923-1960

Matulka, Jan, 1890-1972

Painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 60 Items, (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Clippings, exhibition notices, photographs, and miscellany.
REEL 440 AND SCANNED Three photographs of Matulka, one taken by M. Vu Kovic; the photos were microfilmed under Photos of Artists I, subsequently scanned and returned to the Matulka papers.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, New York, N.Y. Born in Czechoslovakia. Came to U.S. in 1907. Taught at Art Students League.


Donated 1966 by Jan Matulka. The printed material has been transferred to the SAAM Library vertical files. The photographs of Jan Matulka were microfilmed in 1973 under Photos of Artists I and scanned in 2004.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel D251 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

Jan Matulka papers, 1923-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.