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Creator:
Baer, Martin, 1895-1961  Search this
Subject:
Baer, George  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
0.4 Linear feet, (61 items)
Access Note / Rights:
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.
Summary:
Biographical information, four letters to his family, essays about his art, price lists, exhibition catalogues and announcements, clippings, and press releases. In addition, there are manuscripts of speeches, essays, and literary works by both Martin Baer and his brother George, including writings about their experiences in North Africa, 1924-1928.
Citation:
Martin Baer papers, 1924-1963. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
35mm microfilm reel 1715 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Painter and writer (west coast). Went to North Africa with his brother, George Baer. Married Nata Piaskowski.
Language Note:
English .
Provenance:
Donated 1978 by Nata Piaskowski, widow of Martin Baer.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5833
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208673
AAA_collcode_baermart
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Lives of American Artists
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208673