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Richard Colin papers, 1920-1960

Colin, Richard, 1887-1971

Painter, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 168 Items

Summary: Biographical sketch; papers about Colin's dismissal from the College of Fine Arts in Berlin, 1945, which he attributes to anti-Semitism on the part of the authorities; photographs of Colin, and of his work.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, instructor. Full name Richard George Colin.


Constance A. Stone was a student of Colin's and was given many of his art works and personal photographs.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

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

Richard Colin papers, 1920-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.