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Janet Kutner papers, 1955-1980

Kutner, Janet, 1937-

Art critic


Collection Information

Size: 1.2 Linear feet, (on 3 microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence and clippings.
REELS 2765-2766: Correspondence and clippings, 1955-1976, pertaining to the 1950's controversy about "communist art" at the Dallas Museum of Fine Arts; and clippings, 1970-1976, of articles written by Kutner as a critic for the DALLAS MORNING NEWS.
REEL 2816: Newspaper clippings, 1979-1980, from the DALLAS MORNING NEWS.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art critic; Dallas, Tex.


Lent for microfilming 1981 by Janet Kutner. Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Janet Kutner after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 2765-2766 & 2816 available for use through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Janet Kutner papers, 1955-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.