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Wim Swaan photograph collection, 1951-1995

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Swann (Wim) photograph collection

Title: Wim Swaan photograph collection
Dates: 1951-1995
Number: 96.P.21
Creator/Collector: Swaan, Wim
Extent: 60 Linear Feet 150 boxes
Abstract: A comprehensive collection of approximately 48,000 photographic prints, transparencies, slides and negatives in black-and-white and color by a self-taught photographer and practicing architect who traveled widely, documenting the art, architecture, and landscape of the Middle East, Europe, Asia, Latin America, and the Western United States. Also included are a small quantity of correspondence with publishers, agents, colleagues and friends, sales accounts, a manuscript, research notes, and a copy of his master's thesis.
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Language: Collection material is in English
Repository: The Getty Research Institute
Special Collections
1200 Getty Center Drive, Suite 1100
Los Angeles 90049-1688
reference@getty.edu
URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10020/askref
(310) 440-7390
Author: Lynda Bunting and Alina Sinetos.


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