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Paul Bodin papers, 1932-1981

Paul Bodin papers, 1932-1981

Bodin, Paul, 1910-1994


Collection Information

Size: 0.2 linear ft.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; New York, N.Y.; d. 1994.


Donated by Bodin and by his son, Aaron, 1993.

Scope and Contents

Letters from Adolph Gottlieb; photographs of paintings by Bodin; a clipping; and exhibition announcements and catalogs for Bodin.

Found within the papers are letters from Bodin's mentor, abstract expressionist Adolph Gottlieb. These letters document Bodin's long friendship with Gottlieb and provide details about Gottlieb's activities and interests. There is one letter from Gottlieb's wife, Esther. Also found with the papers are a clipping, exhibition announcements for Bodin, and photographs of Bodin's art work.

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