The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Sketchbook created for Isabelle Manship, wife of sculptor Paul Manship, with an inscription dated March 16, 1930, containing sketches of animals, birds, Indians, nudes, construction workers, peasants, and other subjects, including a sketch of a Pekinese, dated February 7, 1937, which was assumed to have been added by Young during a visit to Manship.
Mahonri Young sketchbook, 1930-1937. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 4599 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to lender after microfilming.
Painter, sculptor, writer, instructor; New York, N.Y.; Ridgefield, Conn.
Lent for microfilming 1993 by Isabel Natti, granddaughter of Isabelle Manship.
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Audio - Visual
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001