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Neil Welliver papers, 1964-1981

Welliver, Neil Gavin, 1929-2005

Painter, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 1.4 Linear feet

Summary: Letters received from students, artists, colleagues, galleries, museums, and others; slides of works of art by Stanley Porny and John Knowlton; a file on an exhibition of Welliver's work, including a speech he delivered; a video recording (U-matic) of Welliver's lecture, "Art in the Environment," at the University of Pennsylvania, delivered April 4, 1974 as part of the Fine Arts Lecture Series."Values in the Making of the Environment; and printed material, 1970s.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, teacher; Lincolnville, Me. Born 1929. Died 2005. Formerly a co-chair of the Department of Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania.


Donated 1981 and 1999 by Neil Welliver.

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How to Cite This Collection

Neil Welliver papers, 1964-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.