Jean Halpert-Ryden and Edward Ryden letters

Collection ID:
Halpert-Ryden, Jean, 1919-
Ryden, Edward, 1922-
Physical Description:
42 Items

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, 1981-1997 and undated; a clipping, 1991, and a career resume for Jean Halpert-Ryden. A few letters pertain to Edward Ryden.
Scope and Contents
Among the correspondents are Hildegarde and Ernst Haas, Edith Hamlin, Ernie and Frances Barrish, Myril Adler of Myril Adler Arts Workshop

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Jean Halpert-Ryden: painter. Edward: painter, sculptor, designer; San Francisco, Calif. Jean Halpert-Rydern was born 1919 in Brooklyn, N.Y. and attended Brooklyn College. She studied art in NYC and in a collective of young artists under the leadership of painter and stage designer Mol Solotaroff. Her first exhibition was at the Norlyst Gallery in 1946. She married artist, designer Edward Ryden (b. 1922) in 1947. After two years in Boulder, Colo., they moved to the San Francisco Bay Area.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1997 by Jean Halpert-Ryden and Edward Ryden.

Using the Collection
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Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Women painters -- California -- San Francisco Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- California -- San Francisco Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hamlin, Edith Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Haas, Ernst, 1921- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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