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Tyrus Wong papers, 1932-1963

Wong, Tyrus, 1910-2016

Painter, Designer, Printmaker, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: ca. 50 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Photographs and illustrations of Wong's work, 1932-1964, and a few catalogs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Etcher, painter, muralist, lithographer, and designer; California.


Lent for microfilming 1964 by Tyrus Wong.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Tyrus Wong after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel LA 7 available at Archives of American Art offices through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Tyrus Wong papers, 1932-1963. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.