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The Joseph Konopka Papers measure 1.1 linear feet and date from 1965 to 2003. The papers document Konopka's career as a photo-realist and landscape painter through biographical material, correspondence, and artwork.
Correspondence is with galleries and participants in his Art People Cutout Series. Among the artwork are sketchbooks (9 volumes) and a maquette of the Art People Cutout Series.
Joseph Konopka papers, 1965-2003. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Joseph Konopka (1932- ) is a photo-realist and landscape painter who also works as a scenic artist for NBC-TV in New York City and lives in Glen Ridge, N.J.
Donated 2003 by Joseph Konopka.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001