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Jon Rudolf Schueler papers, 1942-1982

Schueler, Jon R., 1916-1992



Collection Information

Size: 7.2 Linear feet; 1 Linear foot, Addition

Summary: Resumes; price lists for paintings, 1973, 1977, 1979-1981; a catalog of Schueler's paintings and corresponding slides; 30 notebooks; 11 appointment calendars; 8 telephone message books; 5 address books; 5 exhibition catalogs; a published article by Schueler, "Death and the Margaret Ann"; personal and business correspondence; biographical sketches; a will; a passport; legal and financial documents; unpublished writings; diaries; journals; mailing lists; files concerning galleries, art supplies, travel exhibitions, and teaching positions; and clippings and printed materials.
ADDITION: 121 color slides of oil paintings, and an unpublished manuscript, ca. 1,000 p., "The Sound of Sleat," written by Schueler ca. 1955-1979, and edited by Magda Salvesen.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; New York City. Died 1992.


Donated 1981-1986 by Schueler. The manuscript "Sound of Sleat" was donated 1993 by Magda Salvesen, Schueler's widow.

Language Note

English .

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. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Jon Rudolf Schueler papers, 1942-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.