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Susanne Suba papers, 1939-1993

Suba, Susanne, 1913-

Painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet

Summary: Biographical documents, including awards, 1943-1947, and membership certificates, 1941-1946; exhibition catalog and announcements, 1962- 1982; New Yorker covers illustrated by Suba, 1939-1963; photographs of Suba's work at a book fair, a photograph of Suba, and 10 35mm color slides of her work.
ADDITION: Correspondence, 1940-1993, n.d.; notes; exhibition brochures; printed material; and photographs. Among the correspondents are Eleanor Estes, and New Yorker contributors Arthur Getz and William Maxwell. Also included is a bibliography of Suba's illustrated books from 1936-1981. Photographs include images of Arthur Getz and Getz's paintings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, illustrator; New York, N.Y.


Donated 1994-2000 by Susanne Suba.

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How to Cite This Collection

Susanne Suba papers, 1939-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.