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Creator:
3EP Ltd.  Search this
Subject:
Moses, Ed  Search this
Lobdell, Frank  Search this
Arnoldi, Charles Arthur  Search this
Martin, Fred  Search this
Kirkeby, Paula  Search this
Bengston, Billy Al  Search this
Zirker, Joseph  Search this
Phillips, Jay  Search this
Anderson, Harry W.  Search this
Phillips, Matt  Search this
Francis, Sam  Search this
Goldyne, Joseph R.  Search this
Falkenstein, Claire  Search this
Jefferson, Jack  Search this
Gilhooly, David  Search this
Fay, Joe  Search this
Sugarman, George  Search this
Cook, Gordon  Search this
Olivera, Nathan  Search this
Type:
Prints
Photograph albums
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
4.3 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Summary:
The records of California fine arts print publisher 3EP Ltd. founded by Moo (Mary Margaret) Anderson, Joseph Goldyne, and Paula Kirkeby measure 4.3 linear feet and date from 1970 to 1984. The records include scattered administrative files; artists' files that include correspondence, lists, price lists, and miscellany; printed materials, photographs, including two dismantled photo albums and negatives; and numerous fine arts prints by various contemporary artists, including Gordon Cook, Claire Falkenstein, Joe Fay, Sam Francis, David Gilhooly, Joseph Goldyne, Jack Jefferson, Frank Lobdell, Fred Martin, Ed Moses, Nathan Oliveira, Jay Phillips, Matt Phillips, and Joseph Zirker.
Citation:
3EP Ltd. records, 1970-1984, bulk 1979-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Portions of this collection are also available on 35 mm microfilm reels 3534-3536 at Archives of American Art offices, and through interlibrary loan. Researchers should note that the arrangement of the material described in the container inventory does not reflect the arrangement of the collection on microfilm.
Related Materials:
The de Young Museum has a collection of 3EP Ltd. prints which are part of the Anderson Graphic Arts Collection.
Biography Note:
3EP Ltd. (founded 1978; closed 1984), a print publisher, was founded by Moo (Mary Margaret) Anderson, Joseph Goldyne, and Paula Kirkeby in 1978 in Palo Alto, California.
Provenance:
Donated 1984 by Moo (Mary Margaret) Anderson and Paula Kirkeby who own 3EP, Ltd. Plates received with the records were returned to the donors.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Intaglio printing  Search this
Graphic arts  Search this
Printmakers  Search this
Art publishing  Search this
Prints  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5717
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208555
AAA_collcode_3epltd
Theme:
The Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208555