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Trude Guermonprez papers, 1929-1986

Trude Guermonprez papers, 1929-1986

Guermonprez, Trude, 1910-1976

Fiber artist


Collection Information

Size: 1.2 linear ft.

Summary: Biographical material, letters, travel diaries, artwork including a sketchbook and sketches; photographs of Guermonprez and artwork, and printed materials.

Biographical/Historical Note

Fiber artist, educator; San Francisco, Calif.; b. 1910; d. 1976.


Donated 2004 by Eric Elsesser, Guermonprez's stepson, as part of the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decoratvie Arts in America.

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Trude Guermonprez papers, 1929-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.