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A Finding Aid to the Maxine Seelbinder Merlino papers, 1928-2003

Maxine Seelbinder Merlino papers, 1928-2003

Merlino, Maxine Ollie Seelbinder, 1912-

Painter, Author, Illustrator, Arts administrator

Collection Information

Size: 1.1 linear ft.

Summary: Correspondence; newspaper clippings and reviews of artist's work; sketches for stage and set designs and mural decorations; federal commission contracts; exhibition brochures; theater playbills and announcements; photographs; original art work, including watercolor sketches; original lithographs; and material on the dedication of the Merlino Gallery at California State University, Long Beach.

Biographical/Historical Note

Arts administrator, painter, muralist, lithographer, illustrator, writer; Long Beach, Calif.; Born in Portland, Or. in 1912.

Provenance

Donated 2003 by Maxine Seelbinder Merlino.