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Virginia West Collection

Identifier: sc-2015-0001-a

Content Description

Reference publications, clippings, ephemera, and photographic images of fiber art, collected by Virginia West, former MICA faculty member.

Acquisition Type



Gift of Virginia West, by way of the Fiber department

Restrictions Apply



  • ca. 1970s


2.25 Linear Feet


-- 34 books or pamphlets. -- 53 items: postcards, clippings, images, articles, press releases. -- 20 35mm slides, color, of artworks by Peter & Ritzi Jacobi, Sigrid Meuer, Maria Chojnacka, Carol Kurtz, Henry Hallett, Eleanor Merrill, Margaret Powis Turner, Mary Ruth Smith, Sue Scott, Janice Ring, Berit Hjelholt, Sherry Ball, Louise Pierucci, Joan Russell, others unlabelled. -- 78 (mostly b/w) photoprints, 8 x 10 inches or smaller, showing textile artworks by various artists. Originally in 3-ring binder (discarded).