Scope and Contents
The records of Modern Multiples printmaking workshop measure 26.1 linear feet and date from the 1970s to 2017. The collection contains administrative files related to the daily operations of the print workshop, gallery, and other associated businesses owned and operated by Richard Duardo. Also included are correspondence with artists and arts institutions, as well as some scattered personal correspondence; project and artist files; printed material; photographic material, including photograph albums; artwork; and a small amount of material related to Richard Duardo, including biographical statements, a recorded interview, and journals.
There is a 0.9 linear foot addition to the Modern Multiples records including administrative files, project and artist files; catalogs and announcements and other printed material; event files; certificates of authenticity; correspondence; photographs of Richard Duardo and others; and biographical material regarding Richard Duardo. Material dates from 1990-2016.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Modern Multiples records were donated to the Archives of American Art by Lisa Duardo, Richard Duardo's sister, in 2019 and 2022.
Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by Gerald and Bente Buck.
The collection was minimally processed and a finding aid prepared by Rayna Andrews in 2019.