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Ultra Violet papers, 1959-1969

Ultra Vio, Ultra Violet, 1935-



Collection Information

Size: 1 Reel, ca. 220 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Ca. 200 personal letters and notes to Ultra Violet from John Graham, Ray Johnson, and John Chamberlain; a few photographs of Graham and Johnson; a few sketches by each of the three artists; and miscellaneous clippings, magazine articles, and exhibition announcements.

Biographical/Historical Note

Actress; New York, N.Y. Born Isabelle Collin DuFresne.


Lent 1970 by Ultra Violet.

Language Note

Letters from Graham are in French.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender, Ultra Violet, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels N/70-61 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

How to Cite This Collection

Ultra Violet papers, 1959-1969. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.