Finding-Aid for the Max Kahn Papers (MSS064)


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Table of Contents

Collection Outline

Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents Note

Restrictions

Administrative Information


Collection Outline

I. Collages

II. Photographs

III. Printed Material

IV. Audiovisual

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Kahn, Max, 1907-1954.
Title: Max Kahn Papers
Identification: MSS064

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Biographical Note

During the 1930s to early 1940, Max Kahn was head of Chicago's WPA Art Print Department with Eleanor Cohn at the Art Institute of Chicago.

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Scope and Contents Note

Consists of collages and photographs by Kahn, one record, and a print from the Heffer book dealers.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open.

Use Restriction

None

Users of the collections must read and abide by the Rules for the use of manuscript collection materials.

Users of the collections who wish to use items from this collection, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in the form) must sign and submit to the Washington University Department of Special Collections a hard copy of the Notification of intent publish manuscript collection materials form.

All publication not covered by fair use restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder.

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Administrative Information

Source

Gift of Max Kahn.

Processed by Washington University Department Special Collections Staff.

Accruals

Interfiled within collection or by accession at end of collection.

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I. Collages

Elegy for Greece (II) 1970: March 3
Elegy for Greece (III) 1970: March
A Francis Poulence 1970: July 14
Genius Casts a Shadow 1970: September 7
The Heat of Summer
London (I) 1973: June 20
On a Point in Time 1976: December 30
A Time for Angels 1970: February 11
A Time in Italy (No. 2) 1975: June 8
Venetian Blues 1969: September
Untitled rodeo collage
Located in oversize.

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II. Photographs

Tom Bry and Bill Bry 1938
Removed from original matting. Matting located in oversize.

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III. Printed Material

A Keepsake From Heffers In Their Centenary Year 1976

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IV. Audiovisual

Financiera Aceptaciones, S.A., A Veracruz Puerto Y Estado En El X Aniversario De Servirle 23 De Mayo 1971 record. Gift to Saul Rosenweig. 1971

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