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Creator:
Jenkins, Paul, 1923-2012  Search this
Subject:
Prantl, Karl  Search this
Erma, Thomas  Search this
Prince, Frank  Search this
Dusanne, Zoe  Search this
Krasner, Lee  Search this
Gilot, Fran­coise  Search this
Guggenheim, Peggy  Search this
Bluhm, Norman  Search this
Jenkins, Esther Ebenhoe  Search this
De Kooning, Willem  Search this
Baber, Alice  Search this
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
New York University  Search this
Martha Jackson Gallery  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
11.1 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
One letter from Paul Jenkins to Norman Bluhm, circa 1966, is ACCESS RESTRICTED; use requires written permission.
Summary:
The papers of abstract expressionist painter and playwright Paul Jenkins measure 11.1 linear feet and date from circa 1915 to 2010. Jenkins's career in New York and Paris is documented through biographical material, family papers, correspondence, writings, personal business records, printed material, photographs of Jenkins in his studio and at various events, and original artwork by Jenkins and others.
Citation:
Paul Jenkins papers, circa 1915-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Entire (except oversize watercolors) Authorization to quote or reproduce for the purposes of publication requires written permission from Suzanne or Paul Jenkins, c/o Imago Terrae, P.O. Box 286833, Yorkville Station, New York, N.Y. 10128
Related Materials:
Also found at the Archives of American Art are an interview of Paul Jenkins, August 1969, conducted by Albert Elsen, and an oral history interview, 1968, conducted by Colette Roberts.
Biography Note:
Paul Jenkins (1923-2012) was an abstract expressionist painter and playwright in New York, New York, and Paris, France.
Provenance:
The papers were donated 2007-2009 and in 2012 by Paul and Suzanne Jenkins.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Artists' studios  Search this
China  Search this
Medals  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13668
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)274646
AAA_collcode_jenkpaul2
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_274646