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Paul G. and Alberta Babcock papers, 1930-1965

Babcock, Paul G., 1905-1976

Painter

Overview

Collection Information

Size: 1 Microfilm reel, circa 40 items on 1 partial microfilm reel

Summary: This microfilmed scrapbook contains photographs of Paul and Alberta Babcock and their work; reproductions of paintings; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Paul G. Babcock (1905-1976) was a painter, muralist, and mosaic artist in California. He was known for mosaic murals, portraits, still-life and desert scenes. During the depression he was employed on the Federal Art Project and created murals for public projects with his wife Alberta von Ottenfeld.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1965 by Mr. and Mrs. Paul Babcock.

Related Materials

The Archives of American Art also holds the oral history interview with Paul and Alberta von Ottenfeld Babcock, 1965 May 1.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel LA 8 available at Archives of American Art offices through interlibrary loan.

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

Paul G. and Alberta Babcock papers, 1930-1965. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.