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John Marin printed material and drawings, 1929-1955

John Marin printed material and drawings, 1929-1955

Marin, John, 1870-1953

Painter, Watercolorist, Engraver

Collection Information

Size: ca. 500 items (on 2 microfilm reels).

Summary: 6 notebooks of clippings on Marin, 1938-1955, 2 notebooks on exhibitions, 1948-1955, 4 scrapbooks of clippings not on Marin, 1933-1948, and 8 sketches by Herbert Jacob Seligmann, l939.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, watercolorist, Cliffside, N.J. Born Rutherford, N.J. Transformed watercolor into a major vehicle of artistic expression. Painted lanscapes of Maine and New York City.


Lent for microfilming by John C. Marin, Jr.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender after microfilming.

Microfilm reels N60-10 through N60-11 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

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