James W. Boynton papers, 1951-1984.


James W. Boynton papers, 1951-1984.

Biographical information; printed materials; correspondence; photographs; a 30-second film; and price lists. Biographical data; a letter to Boynton from Bill Jacklin; handwritten drafts of letters to Mimi Crosley; a price list of works by Boynton; an unsigned agreement from the Bolles Gallery, San Francisco; exhibition announcements, catalogs, and invitations, 1952-1984; newspaper and magazine clippings, 1951-1983; photographs of Boynton and his works; and ca. 100 drawings. Business and personal correspondence with Haydon Calhoun, Margo Leavin, Meredith Long, George W. Staempfli, the Tamarind Lithography Workshop, John B. Taub, and others; fellowship and job applications; 34 sketches; exhibition catalogs and announcements; and clippings and other printed material. Also includes a 30-second film concerning Boynton's commissioned work for the Houston National Bank (not microfilmed). Letters from friends and artists, including Donald Barthelme, Lawrence Calcagno, Jim Love, Hassel and Donna Smith, Richard Stout and Kathryn Swenson.

1.0 linear ft. (on 3 microfilm reels)


SNAC Resource ID: 8234809

Archives of American Art

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Painter (Bristol, England.). From the description of Hassel Smith interview, 1978 Sept. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82964656 Hassel Smith (1915-2007) was a Bay area abstract expressionist painter, painting instructor at the California School of Fine Arts, and a lecturer at the University of California. From the description of Hassel Smith papers, circa 1900-2004, bulk, 1930-1995. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 613312913 Hassel Smith (1915-2007) was...

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