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Joseph Solman papers, 1933-1998

Solman, Joseph, 1909-2008

Painter, Printmaker, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 200 Items, (on 1 microfilm reel); 0.2 Linear feet, ADDITION

Summary: REEL N68-98: A card record of paintings; biographical notes; a statement on art; writings; exhibition catalogs and notices; clippings; sketches; and a scrapbook.
ADDITION: A letter to the editor regarding Barnett Newman; installation photograph of the Kunsterplakate exhibition, 1980; two books, Monotypes of Joseph Solman (Da Cappo Press, 1977), and Joseph Solman (Da Cappo Press, 1995); exhibition catalogs, 1977-1986; and clippings, 1957-1998.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, educator; New York, N.Y. and Gloucester, Mass. Solman was a member of The Ten, an influential artists' group of the late 1930s.


Papers on reel N68-98 lent for microfilming 1968 by Joseph Solman; he donated monographs and printed material in 1998.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Reel N68-98: Originals returned to lender Joseph Solman after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel N68-98 available 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.

ADDITION: Unmicrofilmed; use requires an appointment and is limited to AAA's Washington, DC office.

How to Cite This Collection

Joseph Solman papers, 1933-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.