Impressions Gallery and Workshop records

Collection ID:
Impressions Gallery (Boston, Mass.)
Impressions Workshop (Firm)
[ca. 1963-1984]
Physical Description:
15 Linear feet

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Gallery records consist of collectors' correspondence, exhibition history, artists' commission records, artists' files, wholesale files, documentary editions and printed matter. Workshop records consist of general files and artists' files. Files on Fritz Eichenberg, Edna Hibel, Herbert Jackson, Ronald Kowalke, Peter Milton, John Sandlin and Adja Yunkers are large and informative. A file on Shirley Borella contains original art work.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Printmaking workshop and gallery; Boston, Mass. Workshop founded 1960 by George and Margaret Lockwood. Purchased late 1960s by Stephen Andrus, who added a gallery. Impressions Gallery represented not only printmakers, but also ceramists, painters and sculptors, particularly in the 1980's.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1986 by Stephen Andrus, the owner of Impressions Workshop and Gallery.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Prints -- 20th century Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gallery owners Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art galleries, Commercial -- Massachusetts -- Boston Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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