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Martin H. Bush papers, 1948-2012, bulk 1970-2008

Bush, Martin H.

Dealer, Educator, Art historian, Consultant

Collection Information

Size: 5.1 Linear feet; 0.705 Gigabytes

Summary: The papers of Martin H. Bush measure 5.1 linear feet and 0.705 GB and date from 1948-2012, with the bulk of the material dating from 1970-2008. The collection documents Bush's career as an art historian, educator, consultant, and gallery director through biographical material, correspondence, interviews, subject files, a scrapbook, and printed and digital material. There is an unprocessed addition to this collection that includes one VHS tape, "American Art Forum: Martin Bush, October 27, 1988."

Biographical/Historical Note

Martin H. Bush is an art historian, educator, consultant, and gallery director.


The collection was donated in 2013 by Martin H. Bush. An unprocessed addition to the collection was donated by Lisa Bush Hankin in 2016.

Language Note

Most of the collection is in English; some printed material is in German.