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Ron Meyers papers relating to Frans Wildenhain, [ca. 1967-1979]

Ron Meyers papers relating to Frans Wildenhain, [ca. 1967-1979]

Meyers, Ron (Ronald), 1934-

Ceramicist

Collection Information

Size: 35 items. (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: 28 letters (one written on an exhibition announcement) and 5 postcards to Meyers from Wildenhain, sent from Wildenhain's home in Pittsford, N.Y. and while traveling in Florida, Mexico, and Europe. The letters describe his travels and daily activities.

Also included are an exhibition catalogue dated 1977/1978 and a brief article with photographs of Wildenhain and his mural "Allegory of a Landscape."

Biographical/Historical Note

Meyers and Wildenhain were both ceramists, Meyers in Athens, Ga., and Wildenhain in Rochester, N.Y.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1985 by Ron Meyers.

Location of Originals

  • Originals were returned to lender, Ron Meyers, after microfilming.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 3591 available at Archives of American Art offices 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

Ron Meyers papers relating to Frans Wildenhain, [ca. 1967-1979]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.