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Eddy, Don, 1944-  Search this
Behnke, Leigh  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
7.2 Linear feet
The collection is arranged as 2 series: Series 1: Don Eddy papers, 1966-2009 (Boxes 1-6, 9-10; 5.8 linear feet) Series 2: Leigh Behnke papers, 1974-2009 (Boxes 6-9; 1.4 linear feet)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
The Don Eddy and Leigh Behnke papers, 1966-2009, measure 7.2 linear feet. Photographic materials, printed material, and writings document the realist painters' work, working methods, and exhibitions. Also found are subject files, some professional correspondence and personal photographs.
Don Eddy and Leigh Behnke papers, 1966-2009. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Biography Note:
Don Eddy (b. 1944) and Leigh Behnke (b. 1946) are realist painters in New York City. They are married and both teach at the School of Visual Arts. Eddy is one of the thirteen original Photorealists.
Language Note:
English .
Donated by Don Eddy and Leigh Behnke in 2009.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Photo-realism  Search this
Painting from photographs  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art