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Momiyama, Nanae, 1924-2002  Search this
Momiyama, Nanae, 1924-2002  Search this
Secor, Johanna  Search this
Kusama, Yayoi  Search this
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National Association of Women Artists (U.S.)  Search this
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Sound recordings
Greeting cards
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
3 Linear feet; 3 Linear feet
The collection is arranged as 9 series: Series 1: Biographical Material, 1948-1995 (Box 1: 0.4 linear feet) Series 2: Correspondence, 1953, 1970s-1993 (Box 1; 0.1 linear feet) Series 3: Writings and Notes, circa 1950s-1995 (Box 1; 0.1 linear feet) Series 4: Business Records, 1962-1987 (Box 1; 0.1 linear feet) Series 5: Printed Material, circa 1950s-1995 (Box 1; 0.8 linear feet) Series 6: Scrapbooks, 1948-1978 (Box 2; 0.3 linear feet) Series 7: Sketches and Drawings, circa 1950s-1970s (Box 2; 0.1 linear feet) Series 8: Sketchbooks, circa 1975-1997 (Box 2; 0.1 linear feet) Series 9: Photographs, 1928-circa 2000 (Box 3; 1.0 linear feet)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
The papers of New York painter, calligrapher, and educator, Nanae Momiyama measure 3.0 linear feet and date from 1928-circa 2000, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1948-1990s. The collection traces Momiyama's career as a first wave post-World War II Japanese-American artist through biographical material, correspondence, writings and notes, business records, printed material, scrapbooks, sketches and sketchbooks, and photographs.
Nanae Momiyama papers, 1928-circa 2000, bulk 1948-2000 bulk 1948-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Biography Note:
Nanae Momiyama (1924-2002) was a Japanese American painter, calligrapher, and educator based in New York City, New York and Greenwich, Connecticut.
Language Note:
Collection is in English. A large portion of the materials are in Japanese.
The collection was donated by Haniwa Gottlieb, Nanae Momiyama's daughter, in 2009.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Japanese American artists  Search this
Calligraphy, Japanese  Search this
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Asian American women artists  Search this
Japanese American art  Search this
Japanese American women artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Asian American painters  Search this
Asian American educators  Search this
Women  Search this
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Record number:
Asian American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art