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Jim Love papers, 1959-1979

Jim Love papers, 1959-1979

Love, Jim, 1927-2005

Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: 500 items (on 2 microfilm reels).

Summary: Correspondence with Forrest Bess, Jack Boynton, Roy Fridge, Harry Hilson, David McManaway, Harvey Quaytman, and others; clippings, exhibition catalogs, and announcements; and photographs of Love and his friends, of his art works, and his exhibitions.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor, Houston, Texas; born in Amarillo, Texas. Represented in the Menil Collection in Houston and Museum of Modern Art, New York in addition to other collections. Works primarily in steel.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1979 by Jim Love.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Jim Love after microfilming.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reels 1705-1706 available 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

Jim Love papers, 1959-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.