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Stephan Lion papers, 1933-1996

Lion, Stephan C., 1916-

Curator, Art consultant, Exhibition designer

Collection Information

Size: 0.8 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of Stephan Lion measure 0.8 linear feet and date from 1933 to 1996. The papers document his career as an art consultant and exhibition designer through correspondence with artists and art institutions, as well as sketches, exhibition catalogs, contracts, an award, and other professional material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Stephan C. Lion (1916-2009) was an art consultant, curator, and exhibition designer in New York, N.Y. He was the owner of Stephan Lion, Inc. and Lion Arts, Inc.


Donated by Stephan Lion, 1995-1996.

Language Note

Multiple languages .


The processing of this collection received Federal support from the Smithsonian Collections Care and Preservation Fund, administered by the National Collections Program and the Smithsonian Collections Advisory Committee.