Belle Krasne Ribicoff papers, 1942-circa 2010, bulk 1945-2004
Ritchie, Andrew Carnduff
Soby, James Thrall
Morris, George L. K. (George Lovett Kingsland)
Van Doren, Mark
Rosenborg, Ralph M.
Travers, P. L. (Pamela Lyndon),
Skinner, Cornelia Otis
De Vries, Peter
Chelimsky, Oscar Paul
Shapiro, Karl Jay
Richardson, Edgar Preston
Dorazio, Virginia Dortch
Graham, John D. (John Dabrowsky)
Storm King Art Center
Place of publication, production, or execution:
1.6 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Letters from Jean Bazaine to Ribicoff and two drawings of Sarai Ribicoff by Wlliam Bailey: ACCESS RESTRICTED; use requires written permission.
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The papers of Belle Krasne Ribicoff measure 1.6 linear feet and date from 1942-circa 2010, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1945-2004. Papers include biographical materials; correspondence with artists, art historians, writers, museum directors, and others; individual files relating to Belle and Irving Ribicoff's art collection and the Friends of Abe Ribicoff's campaign for the United States Senate; artwork; printed material, e.g., clippings, announcements, exhibition catalogues, brochures; and photographs. The collection documents Ribicoff's career as an arts editor, critic, and her involvement in civic and arts organizations for the State of Connecticut.
Belle Krasne Ribicoff papers, 1942-circa 2010, bulk 1945-2004. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Also found at the Archives of American Art is Belle Krasne's letter to Philip Pavia, May 14, 1954 on microfilm reel 3470.
Belle Krasne Ribicoff (1924- ) has been an art magazine editor, a critic, and a university administrator from Hartford, Conn. Ribicoff is also the sister-in-law of former Connecticut senator, Abraham Ribicoff.
Donated in 2008 by Belle Krasne Ribicoff.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001