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Jennett Lam papers, 1954-1980

Lam, Jennett, 1911-1985

Painter, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 0.6 Linear feet

Summary: Correspondence with friends, 1962-1971; letters sent by Lam from Europe to Collette Roberts and other friends; biographical material; Lam's senior research project, Yale School of Fine Arts, Dept. of Design, 1954, entitled: Evolution of Collage,"; exhibition catalogs and announcements; clippings, 1974-1980; and photographs of Lam, Lam at work, and her paintings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jennett Lam (1911-1985) was a painter and educator.


Provenance unknown. Found in NY Office collections storage.

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Jennett Lam papers, 1954-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.