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Creator:
Parker, John A. (John Albert)  Search this
Subject:
Leighton, Clare Veronica Hope  Search this
Wood, Esther  Search this
Albers, Josef  Search this
Albers, Anni  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
27 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.
Summary:
Nine Christmas cards designed by Josef Albers and signed by Anni and Josef Albers, undated; 6 newspaper clippings regarding Josef Albers, 1971- 1980; four greeting cards designed and signed by Clare Leighton, 1976 and undated; a woodcut by Leighton, and 2 newspaper articles about her, 1959; and three newspaper articles, "The Native," by Esther E. Wood, for the Ellsworth American, Ellsworth, Maine, 1973, 1976, 1977.
Citation:
John A. Parker papers, 1959-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 5152 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Parker is a retired professor of Urban Planning, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He and his wife, J.C. Parker, were friends with the artists Josef and Anni Albers, Clare Leighton, and Esther Wood.
Provenance:
Donated 1995 by John Albert Parker.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Engraving  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6594
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215898
AAA_collcode_parkjohn
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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