Tyrus Wong papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.wongtyru
Creators:
Wong, Tyrus
Dates:
1932-1963
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Reel
ca. 50 items (on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Photographs and illustrations of Wong's work, 1932-1964, and a few catalogs.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Tyrus Wong (1910-2016) was a Chinese American painter, designer, illustrator, and printmaker based in California.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel LA 7 available at Archives of American Art offices through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to Tyrus Wong after microfilming.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming 1964 by Tyrus Wong.

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
Keywords table of terms and types.
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Sculptors -- California Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers -- California Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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