Ariadne Prior papers

Inclusive Dates: 
1936 and undated
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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 items consisting of an undated bookbinding job worksheet, biographical data dated Mary 1936, and a marbled endsheet.

Biographical Historical Note

Ardiadne Prior was an artist and bookbinder. She exhibited a painting in the Art Institute of Chicago’s 1935 annual exhibition for artists of Chicago and vicinity and, according to a Chicago Tribune article dated June 14, 1936, had a small exhibition at the Art Institute of her “paper paintings” or collages.