Skip to main content

A Finding Aid to the Robert Richenburg papers, circa 1910s-2008, bulk, 1950-2006

Robert Richenburg papers, circa 1910s-2008, bulk, 1950-2006

Richenburg, Robert, 1917-2006

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 5.3 linear feet

Summary: The Robert Richenburg papers, circa 1910s-2008, measure 5.3 linear feet. Biographical material, correspondence, subject files, writings, audio/visual recordings, printed material, and photographs document the professional career and personal life of the educator and New York School painter and sculptor best known for his Abstract Expressionist paintings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Robert Bartlett Richenburg (1917-2006) was a painter and educator in New York City, Ithaca, and East Hampton, N.Y.

Provenance

Donated in 2008 by Margaret Kerr, widow of Robert Richenburg, on behalf of herself and his son Ronald Richenburg.

Related Materials