Archives of American Art

John Marin printed material and drawings

Collection ID:
Marin, John, 1870-1953
Physical Description:
2 Reels
ca. 500 items (on 2 microfilm reels)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
6 notebooks of clippings on Marin, 1938-1955, 2 notebooks on exhibitions, 1948-1955, 4 scrapbooks of clippings not on Marin, 1933-1948, and 8 sketches by Herbert Jacob Seligmann, l939.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, watercolorist, Cliffside, N.J. Born Rutherford, N.J. Transformed watercolor into a major vehicle of artistic expression. Painted lanscapes of Maine and New York City.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels N60-10 through N60-11 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to lender after microfilming.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming by John C. Marin, Jr.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Seligmann, Herbert J. (Herbert Jacob), 1891- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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