Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.goldfay
Creators:
Gold, Fay Helfand
Dates:
1924-1979
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1.2 Linear feet
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, works of art, a journal and a sketchbook, exhibition announcements and catalogs, and photographs.
Scope and Contents
REEl D361: Correspondence, with Gold's teacher, Howard Giles, ca. 1930-1940, and others; a seven-page manuscript autobiography of Gold's friend, woodcut artist Helen West Heller; a sketchbook, 1949; a scrapbook containing clippings; photographs and slides; biographical information; and exhibition catalogs. Among the photos are a few of Giles with his students, and 1 of Gold teaching a children's art class, 1955.
Scope and Contents
UNMICROFILMED: Correspondence; photographs of Gold, and photographs, slides and negatives of her art work; a journal, 1958-1959; writings on Yorkshire terriers; four poems; four oil sketches, seven watercolors and a collage; exhibition catalogs and announcements; clippings; and miscellany.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, watercolorist, collage artist, expert on Yorkshire terrier breed of dog; New York, N.Y. Also known as Fay Helfand Gold, Fay Goldmeigs, and Fay Helfand.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel D361 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1962-1979 by Fay Gold.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Microfilmed material must be viewed on microfilm. Access to unmicrofilmed material requires an appointment.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Women artists -- New York (State) -- New York Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Decorative arts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Collagists -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Artisans -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Engravers -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Heller, Helen West, d. 1955 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Giles, Howard, 1876-1955 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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