Arp, Jean, 1887-1966
- Existence: 1887 - 1966
Jean Arp (1887-1966), German-French artist and poet
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
The papers consist of correspondence, subject files, printed material, and family memorabilia, which document the personal life and professional career of Josef Albers. The papers contain some material relating to the Bauhaus school but the bulk of the material dates from Albers's arrival in the United States. The largest part of the papers is composed of published material by or about Albers or which contain reproductions of his work.
One TLS, in French, mentioning Iliazd, Madame Burckhardt, and "Bryen."
Removed from: Nuits vegetales, avec un papier deschire de Arp by Jan Brzekowski (Paris: GLM, 1938).
The records document all aspects of the production and distribution of the little magazine The Tiger's Eye, from its inception in 1947 through the decision to cease publication in 1951. Correspondence, manuscripts, and business records document the creative and editorial process, the enthusiasm of its readership, its subscription base, and the work involved in producing and distributing the issues.