Magda Heuermann miniatures collection

Inclusive Dates: 
circa 1980–1996
Survey Repository: 

This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

3 series of materials related to the collection of portrait miniatures by Magda Heuermann in the IIT Archives. Included are correspondence, inventories, and internal memos created by the administrative office.

Biographical Historical Note

Magda Heuermann was a Chicago-based miniature painter.

Additional Notes

Magda Heuermann Papers, 1876-1962, are in the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.