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Paul Kelpe papers, 1927-1980

Paul Kelpe papers, 1927-1980

Kelpe, Paul, 1902-1985

Art teacher, Art historian, Painter

Collection Information

Size: 2 microfilm reels.

Summary: A list of exhibitions, 1980; printed material, including clippings, exhibition catalogs, a book cover reproduction of a painting by Kelpe, and a book AMERICAN ABSTRACT ARTISTS 1936-1966, which mentions Kelpe.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, instructor, art historian; Chicago, Ill. and Austin, Texas.


Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Lent for microfilming 1983 by Paul Kelpe.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, Paul Kelpe, after microfilming.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reels 3272-3273 available for use only at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and 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 Kelpe papers, 1927-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.