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Mathilde Q. Beckmann diaries, 1941-1974

Beckmann, Mathilde Q., 1904-1986



Collection Information

Size: 42 Volumes, (on 5 microfilm reels)

Summary: Diaries containing information about Mathilde Beckmann's husband, Max Beckmann, some sketches, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Wife of German-American painter, Max Beckmann; New York, N.Y.


Lent 1977 by Mathilde Beckmann.

Language Note

Some diaries are in German.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender, Mathilde Q. Beckmann, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 1250-1254 availablein all Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

How to Cite This Collection

Mathilde Q. Beckmann diaries, 1941-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.