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Janice Lowry papers, 1957-2009

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Series 1: Biographical Material , circa 1964-2009
1.4 Linear feet
Boxes 1, 18

Biographical material includes numerous artist statements written by Lowry, four guest books from her exhibitions, price lists, art supply receipts, a passport, address book, papers and drawings from her children and grandchildren, and various drafts of her proposal for a journaling book. Also included is one folder of correspondence primarily with art galleries and universities and letters to her first husband Jan Gilbert. Additional documentation on her professional activities includes her business license, promotional graphics, scattered exhibition records, consignment and sales records, and mail order forms for her artwork. Also of note is an "Art Catalog" created by Lowry containing photographs and statements on her artistic process as well as a detailed resume and "professional profile."
Description Container Select
Art Catalog, 1981
1
1
Art Supply Receipts, circa 1978-1984
1
2
Artist Statements
1
3
Calendars, 1985, 1992-1993, 1999-2007
(3 folders)
1
4-6
Christmas Cards, circa 1988-1989
1
7
Consignment and Sales Records, circa 1987-1993
(2 folders)
1
8-9
Correspondence, 1984-2007
1
10
Drawings by Children, undated
1
11
Exhibition Records, circa 1983-1985
1
12
Fabric Sew-it-yourself Doll, 1980
1
13
Guestbook, 1987
1
14
Guestbook, 1995
1
15
Guestbook, 2001
1
16
Guestbook, 2007
1
17
Letters to Jan Gilbert, circa 1964
1
18
Mileage Report, 1972-1975
1
19
"My Grandma" by Ashton Gilbert, 2009
1
20
Orders for Works by Lowry, circa 1979-1980
1
21
Passport, 1997
1
22
Price Lists and Artist Statements, undated
1
23
Proposal for Journaling Book, undated
1
24
Address Book, circa 1980s-2000s
18
1
Autobiographical Essays, circa 2000s
18
2
Business Card Portfolio, circa 2000s
18
3
Business License, 1995-2009
18
4
Fictitious Business Name Statement, 2008
18
5
Letters of Recommendation, 1981-1987
18
6
Letters Regarding "Family Tales", 2008-2009
18
7
Letters Regarding Journaling Book Publication, 2008
18
8
Miscellaneous Personal and Family Documents, 1977-2009
18
9
Project Invoices, 2000-2002
18
10
Promotional Graphics, circa 2000s
18
11
Resume and Personal Profile, 1980s-2008
18
12-13
Stamp, "Write What You Don't Want to Forget", undated
18
14
Studio Leases, 2000-2008
18
15

Make a Request

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  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.