Guide to a collection of artists' books created at the Indiana University School of Fine Arts

EPH 5006


Collection Summary

Title: Indiana University School of Fine Arts artists' books collection
Dates: 1972-1996
Collection No.: EPH 5006
Extent: 3 cartons plus 17 loose items
Language: Collection material in English
Repository: University of Notre Dame. Hesburgh Libraries, Department of Special Collections. 102 Hesburgh Library, Notre Dame, IN 46556
Abstract: A collection of 67 artists' books created under the direction of Thomas (Tom) Coleman, professor emeritus at Indiana University School of Fine Arts. Several of the books were created in homage to Bradbury Thompson, who for many years was a visiting critic and visiting professor at the Yale University School of Art and Architecture and was a teacher of Tom Coleman.

Selected Search Terms

Graphic arts -- United States -- 20th century.
Book design.
Artists' books.

Administrative Information

Restrictions: There are no access restrictions on this collection.

Preferred Citation: Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Collection number (i.e. EPH 5006), Department of Special Collections, Hesburgh Libraries of Notre Dame.

Acquisition and Processing Note: This collection was donated to the Hesburgh Libraries by Robert Sedlack, who received an M.F.A. at Indiana University and was a student of Tom Coleman's.

Arrangement Note

Items are arranged and individually boxed approxiately by size. 17 oversized items are housed adjacent to the boxed collections.

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