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Creator:
Eddy, Don, 1944-  Search this
Behnke, Leigh, 1946-  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
7.2 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
The Don Eddy and Leigh Behnke papers, 1966-2009, measure 7.2 linear feet. Photographic materials, printed material, and writings document the realist painters' work, working methods, and exhibitions. Also found are subject files, some professional correspondence, and personal photographs.
Citation:
Don Eddy and Leigh Behnke papers, 1966-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Don Eddy (1944- ) and Leigh Behnke (1946- ) are photorealist painters in New York, New York. Eddy and Behnke are married and work closely together. Eddy is one of the thirteen original Photorealists.
Provenance:
Donated 2009 by Don Eddy and Leigh Behnke.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Painters  Search this
Photo-realism  Search this
Photographs  Search this
Painting from photographs  Search this
Writings  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15689
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)283100
AAA_collcode_eddydon
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_283100