Fay Lansner papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.lansfay
Creators:
Lansner, Fay
Dates:
1948-1972
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet
(32 items)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A list of 141 works by Lansner, stating the medium, dimensions, date painted, date sold, and location; 2 bibliographies of articles by and about Lansner; 2 photographs of Lansner; a resume of exhibitions; 9 clippings; 17 catalogs; and 3 pages of notes from a class taught by Hans Hofmann in 1948.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, tapestry artist; born in 1921 in Philadelphia, Pa. Studied at Temple University, 1945-1947; Columbia University, with Susanne Langer; the Art Students League,1947-1948; the Hans Hofmann School, 1948-1950; and with Fernand Leger, 1950.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1973 by Fay Lansner.

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
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painters -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tapissiers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women painters Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women textile artists Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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