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Creator:
Boshier, Derek  Search this
Names:
Bowie, David  Search this
Extent:
0.9 Linear feet ((on one microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1955-1983
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, some illustrated, from friends, colleagues and galleries; writings, including a statement by Boshier about his painting, "Identi-kit Man," and an essay about Boshier by Nigel Gosling; a catalog from an exhibition called "Lives", 1979, for which Boshier wrote the introduction; articles and clippings; exhibition announcements; exhibition catalogs; several books containing illustrations by Boshier; an illustrated notebook, 1979-1982; a sketchbook of ink drawings, 1955-1956; photographs, including a series of photographs of the singer David Bowie, and some of Derek Boshier's work.
Also includes a resume and bibliography; photographic reproductions of Boshier's work; the catalog introduction for the "Lives" exhibition; and clippings.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, draftman, educator,photographer, filmmaker; Houston, Tex. and London, England. Rock star David Bowie was an acquaintance of Boshier, and Boshier prepared some studies of album covers for Bowie.
Provenance:
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Filmmakers  Search this
Educators  Search this
Painters  Search this
Printmakers  Search this
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Texas -- Houston  Search this
Art, Modern -- United States  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.boshdere
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-boshdere