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Minna Wright Citron papers, 1930-1980

Catalog Data

Creator:
Citron, Minna Wright, 1896-1991  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1.2 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 2 reels)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Correspondence; biographical data; photographs; writings; sketches; exhibition catalogs and announcements; typescripts; and clippings.
REEL 97: Career resumes and commentary by colleagues; correspondence; carbon copies of 15 Citron letters from Paris, 1947; articles and lectures on abstract art, particulary its state in Cuba and Brazil, and on art education; English translations of 4 foreign language articles about Citron; catalogs, announcements, price lists and information on specific paintings, including exhibitions in Zagreb, Yugoslavia, London, Havana, Paris and Madrid; clippings, photographs of Citron and her work; and 5 pencil and pen and ink sketches.
REEL 268: Correspondence, including family, personal and professional material; material on VENUS THROUGH THE AGES by Citron and Jan Gelb; typescripts, including a short story and several articles; photographs, clippings and catalogs.
UNMICROFILMED: Biographical data; correspondence; exhibition catalogs, announcements, clippings; photos of Citron and her works of art; and works of art.
Citation:
Minna Wright Citron papers, 1930-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reels 97 and 268 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Related Materials:
Minna Citron papers also at Syracuse University.
Biography Note:
Painter and printmaker; New York, N.Y.; d. 1991.
Provenance:
Donated 1968-1981 by Minna Wright Citron.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Women painters  Search this
Printmakers  Search this
Painters  Search this
Painting, Modern  Search this
Photographs  Search this
Art, Abstract  Search this
Works of art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7438
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209596
AAA_collcode_citrminn
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209596