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Jeanne Reynal papers, 1942-1968

Reynal, Jeanne, 1903-1983

Mosaicist, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 2 Reels, Ca. 350 items (on 2 partial microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence, printed material, and biographical material.
REEL N69-112: Correspondence about Reynal's mural for the Nebraska Capital Mural Commission, sales by the Dord Fitz Gallery, disposition of Frans Blom films, research on Arshile Gorky, exhibits of her work, history and technique of mosaics and the Tougaloo College art committee; career and personal autobiographical summaries; reviews, critiques and catalogs.
REEL N69-66: Ca. 50 letters from Reynal to Mougouch Gorky (Mrs. Arshile Gorky).

Biographical/Historical Note

Mosaic artist; New York, N.Y. Studied with Arshile Gorky.


Material lent for microfilming by Jeanne Reynal, 1969.

Language Note

One letter on reel N69-66 is in French.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, Jeanne Reynal, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels N69-112 and N69-66 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and 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

Jeanne Reynal papers, 1942-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.