Robert E. Marx prints

RIT Art Collection

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Collection Overview
Biographical Information for Robert E. Marx
Scope and Content
Arrangement
Subject Headings
Information for Researchers
Administrative Information
Bibliography

Collection Overview (Collapse)

Title
Robert E. Marx prints
Creator
Marx, Robert E.
Inclusive Date(s)
1961-1978
Abstract
Robert E. Marx prints consist of linocuts and an intaglio print, two of which were presentation prints for the Print Club of Rochester
Extent
3.0 Item(s) (2 Linocuts, 1 Intaglio print)
Dimensions note
Prints vary in size: 20.25 x 23 to 24.5 x 18.75 inches
Location
C.S. North, Shelf 87, Box 1 (with Art on Campus collection)
RIT Art Collection
Repository
RIT Archive Collections
RIT Libraries
Wallace Center
90 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, New York, 14623
(585) 475-2557
raswml@rit.edu
Language
English

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Biographical Information for Robert E. Marx (Collapse)

Painter and printmaker Robert Marx graduated from the University of Illinois in 1953. He has exhibited at the Franz Bader Show in Vienna, the International exhibition of Graphic Art in West Germany, and at the Smithsonian, among others.

Much of his life has been spent teaching at various universities including Syracuse University, the Fulbright School of Art in India, SUNY Brockport, and the University of Wisconsin. His work has been honored with numerous awards, including the Rochester Finger Lakes Exhibition award. Marx's work is in the permanent collections of many museums, including the Museum of Modern Art in New York.

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Scope and Content (Collapse)

Robert E. Marx prints contain 3 pieces, two of which were presentation prints for the Print Club of Rochester:

  • Anonymous Child, intaglio print: zinc plate with charbonnel ink, 1978 presentation print, Print Club of Rochester
  • The Rider, linocut, 72 of 90, 1961
  • The Rider, linocut, presentation print for Print Club of Rochester, 1961

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Arrangement (Collapse)

Collection consists of three prints.

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Subject Headings (Collapse)

Personal Name(s)

  • Marx, Robert E.

Corporate Name(s)

  • Print Club of Rochester -- Prints -- 20th century.
  • Rochester Institute of Technology -- Art collections.

Subject(s)

  • Printmakers

Genre(s)

  • Intaglio prints
  • Linocuts (prints)

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Information for Researchers (Collapse)

Preferred Citation

Robert E. Marx prints, RIT Art Collection

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open to researchers.

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Administrative Information (Collapse)

Collection ID

RITArt.0051

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in September 2011.

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Bibliography (Collapse)

Robert E. Marx at Art on Campus, Rochester Institute of Technology

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