Henry C. Balink papers

Collection ID:
Balink, Henry C., 1882-1963
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Physical Description:
70 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A photograph of Balink in his studio; a photograph of Balink with his classmates at the Royal Academy in Amsterdam, Holland, 1909; 4 greeting cards printed from original drawings and an etching by Balink; a photocopy of a letter, 1915, to Balink from the Metropolitan Museum of Art about a possible job copying ancient works of art in the Museum's Department of Egyptian Art; photocopies of newspaper and magazine clippings, 1917-1967, about Balink's etchings and paintings of the Southwest; and photocopies of exhibition catalogs, 1915-1983.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, draftsman, and etcher (Santa Fe, N.M.); studied at the Royal Acadamy in Amsterdam.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3539 available for use only at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and through interlibrary loan.
Reproduction Note
Letter and all printed materials are photocopies of originals.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1984 by Henry B. Balink.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
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.
Conditions Governing Use
Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce must be obtained from Henry B. Balink.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Greeting cards Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Royal Academy (Amsterdam, Holland) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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