Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.wengjohn
Creators:
Wenger, John, 1891-1976
Dates:
1922-1977
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A 45-page booklet compiled by Mrs. John Wenger containing photocopies of biographical data, letters, clippings, reproductions, lists of institutions owning Wenger's work, and lists of theatrical sets designed by him; catalogs and announcements; obituaries; and 40 snapshots of paintings and set designs.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, set designer; New York, N.Y. Died 1976.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3481 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Mrs. John Wenger (Bessie Vera), 1977-1979.

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

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Theaters -- Stage-setting and scenery Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- History -- New York (State) -- New York Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Set decorators Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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