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Palmer Schoppe papers, [ca. 1920]-2001

Schoppe, Palmer, 1912-2001

Art teacher, Painter, Printmaker


Collection Information

Size: 7.4 Linear feet

Summary: Exhibition catalogs which include Schoppe from the E. Weyhe Galleries, 1936, Los Angeles Art Association, 1941 and the Denver Art Museum 49th annual, 1943; printed material on the Chouinard Art Institute, including a summer bulletin, 1940, 3 catalogs, ca. 1940s, and 1 for the Chouinard School of Motion Picture Arts;a publicity book, published material, professional and personal correspondence, lecture notes, personal photographs and photographs of works of art, printed material, notes on the conservation of paintings, art gallery correspondence and invoices, and sketches for murals.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, art instructor; Los Angeles, Calif. Palmer Schoppe (1912-2001) was a prominent Southern California figurative painter who taught at Chouinard Art Institute in Los Angeles from 1935 to 1942.


Donated 1990 by Palmer Schoppe and 2001 by Marie Schoppe.

Language Note

English .

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How to Cite This Collection

Palmer Schoppe papers, [ca. 1920]-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.