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John Wenger papers, 1922-1977

Wenger, John, 1887-1976

Painter, Designer


Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: A 45-page booklet compiled by Mrs. John Wenger containing photocopies of biographical data, letters, clippings, reproductions, lists of institutions owning Wenger's work, and lists of theatrical sets designed by him; catalogs and announcements; obituaries; and 40 snapshots of paintings and set designs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, set designer; New York, N.Y. Died 1976.


Donated by Mrs. John Wenger (Bessie Vera), 1977-1979.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3481 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

John Wenger papers, 1922-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.