Clifford Wright papers, 1938-1987  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Wright, Clifford, 1919-
Title
Clifford Wright papers
Dates
1938-1987 (inclusive)
Quantity
.45 cubic foot plus 2 items
Collection Number
3876
Summary
Writings, letters, exhibits and publications of an artist
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

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Some material stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Accession No. 3876-001: Clifford Wright papers, 1938-1987Return to Top

.14 cubic foot

Scope and Content: Writings, writings of others, letters (xerox copies), and publications.

Writings include an autobiographical piece, and writings about and fragments by Mark Tobey, a friend of Wright. Letters are from Seattle artist friends. One Tobey writings, "Cymbals," is the original corrected typescript of the carbon in the Tobey papers, (6/33). The Clifford Wright typescript "Mark Tobey - old master, eternal self-renewer" is also in the Tobey papers (10/5).

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Clifford Wright, 8/4/1987.

Description
Clifford Wright papers

Accession No. 3876-002: Clifford Wright exhibition posters, 1979-1987Return to Top

.17 cubic foot

Scope and Content: Exhibition posters.

Posters from Clifford Wright exhibitions. All but one depict Wright's paintings.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Clifford Wright, 9/1/1987.

Description
Clifford Wright exhibition posters

Accession No. 3876-003: Clifford Wright incoming letters, 1967Return to Top

.14 cubic foot

Scope and Content: Incoming letters (some xerox copies).

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Wrights rights transferred to the Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Clifford Wright, 11/17/1987.

Description
Clifford Wright incoming letters

Accession No. 3876-004: Clifford Wright papers, 1957-1968Return to Top

2 items

Scope and Content: Publication (1968) and a letter (1957).

Article by Wright, "Mark Tobey gammel mester, evig selofornyer" in "Billedkunst," No.2, 1968. The letter is to Wright from Pehr.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by C. Wright, 4/1/1988.

Description
Clifford Wright papers

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Personal Names :
  • Gress, Elsa
  • Tobey, Mark
  • Wright, Clifford, 1919- --Archives
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Bowen, Betty, 1919-1977 (creator)
    • Hallsten, Pehr, d. 1965 (creator)
    • Kenney, Leo, 1925- (creator)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)