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Józef and Teresa Bakós papers, 1900-1977

Bakós, Józef, 1891-1977

Painter, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 3 Reels ca. 800 items (on 3 partial microfilm reels)

Summary: Biographical data; correspondence; writings by Teresa and Józef; exhibition announcements and catalogs; clippings; photographs of the Bakoses, their family and friends, and works of art; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painters; Santa Fe, New Mexico. Married 1927.


The lender, Norman Bakos, is Jozef's nephew, and executor of his estate.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 663, 1215, and 2672 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Józef and Teresa Bakós papers, 1900-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.