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Herbert Mears papers, 1950-1979

Creator:
Mears, Herbert Richard, 1923-1999
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
200 items (on 1 microfilm reel).
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Summary:
Photographs of art work, brochures, opera programs, clippings, and exhibition announcements.
Citation:
Herbert Mears papers, 1950-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 1515 available at Archives of American Art offices; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to Mears after microfilming.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Painter and educator, Houston, Texas. Born in New York, N.Y. Attended Harrison School of Fine Arts, Atelier Leger in Paris and Studio Hinna in Rome. Taught at Harrison School of Fine Arts, Studio School of Contemporary Art, University of Houston, Rice University and Hill County Arts Foundation. Summer School Director, Museum of Fine Arts. Mears died in 1999.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1979 by Herbert Mears.
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Educators
Painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8065
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210236
AAA_collcode_mearherb
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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