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Printed Matter, Inc. records, 1975-1991

Printed Matter, Inc. records, 1975-1991

Printed Matter, Inc.

Collection Information

Size: 24.9 linear feet

Summary: Included are artists' files on Douglas Davis, Heidi Fasnacht, Jenny Holzer, Douglas Huebler, Louise Lawler, Richard Nonas, Martha Rosler, Ed Ruscha, Art Spiegelman, Michelle Stuart, Athena Tacha, and Lawrence Weiner; legal/ personnel files including files for founders Lucy Lippard and Sol LeWitt and former staff members Edith deAk, Mike Glier, Nancy Linn, Ingrid Sischy, and Nancy Princenthal; individual and institutional orders; publicity, distributor and client files; contracts; photographs; proposals; address books; inventory cards arranged by artist; financial records; architectural sketches; and catalogs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Non-profit artists' book publisher and distributor; New York, N.Y.


Donated 2001 by David Platzker for Printed Matter, Inc.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Printed Matter, Inc. records, 1975-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.