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Michael Mazur papers, 1937-1998

Michael Mazur papers, 1937-1998

Mazur, Michael, 1935-2009

Art teacher, Sculptor, Painter, Printmaker


Collection Information

Size: 6 microfilm reels (ca. 1400 items)

Summary: Letters, biographical data, personal documents, essays, speeches, catalogs, announcements, press releases, clippings, transcript and photographs.

REELS 1337-1338: 890 letters (1952-1977), biographical data and personal documents, essays and speeches on art, price lists for his works of art, exhibition catalogs, announcements, press releases, clippings, and a transcript of an interview.

REEL 1329: Photographs of Mazur and his work.

REELS 5300-5302: Journals, 14 v., May 1, 1974-Mar. 13, 1998, containing notes, thoughts, drafts for lectures, schedules, and ideas and sketches for work.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, graphic artist, and art instructor, Cambridge, Mass. Revived use of monotype. Taught at Rhode Island School of Design and Brandeis University.


Lent for microfilming 1977 and 1998 by Michael Mazur.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reels 1329,1337-1338 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

microfilm reels 5300-5302 only available in Archives of American Art New York office.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Michael Mazur papers, 1937-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.