The collection is arranged as 10 series. Series 1: Biographical Material, 1939-2014 (0.3 linear feet; Boxes 1, 13) Series 2: Correspondence, 1930-2017 (5.4 linear feet; Boxes 1-6, 13, 15) Series 3: Writings, 1965-2014 (0.8 linear feet; Boxes 6-7, 13) Series 4: Project Files, 1954-2011 (0.5 linear feet; Boxes 7, 12, 0.128 GB; ER01) Series 5: Exhibition Files, 1945-2006 (0.6 linear feet; Boxes 7-8) Series 6: Artists' Files, 1952-2010 (0.4 linear feet; Boxes 8, 12) Series 7: Personal Business Records, 1959-2017 (0.3 linear feet; Boxes 8, 13) Series 8: Printed Material, 1940-2016 (1.0 linear feet; Boxes 8-9, 12-13) Series 9: Artwork and Sketchbooks, 1944-2014 (1.0 linear feet; Boxes 9, 12-15, OV16) Series 10: Photographic Materials, 1942-2014 (2.2 linear feet;Boxes 9-11, 14, 0.430 GB; ER02)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate copy requires advance notice.
The papers of California and New York painter Ethel Fisher measure 12.5 linear feet and 0.558 GB and date from 1930 to 2017. Included are biographical materials, correspondence, writings, project files, exhibition files, artists' files, personal business records, printed and digital material, artwork and several sketchbooks, a few sound and video recordings, and photographic material.
Ethel Fisher papers, 1930-2017. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Ethel Fisher (1923-2017) was a painter who lived in Pacific Palisades, California.
Collection is in English.
The Ethel Fisher papers were donated by Ethel Fisher in two installments in 1997 and 2015.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001