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Knox Martin papers, 1950-1981

Martin, Knox, 1923-

Painter, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet

Summary: Biographical material; letters; a 1963 interview; typescripts and xerox copies of reviews of his work; xerox copies of drawings for a patent application; exhibition announcements; clippings; financial material; photographs and slides of Martin and his work; and miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter and mural painter, New York, N.Y. Born in Columbia, South America and came to United States with family in 1924. Taught at Yale University, University of Minnesota, New York University and the Art Students League.


Donated 1981 by Knox Martin.

Language Note

English .

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How to Cite This Collection

Knox Martin papers, 1950-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.