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  • Contributing Institution: Doris Stein Research Center for Costume and Textiles
    Title: Maria Kipp business records
    Creator: Kipp, Maria, 1900-1988
    Identifier/Call Number: DSC.Kipp
    Physical Description: 14 boxes
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1938 - 1990s
    Language of Material: English .

    Scope and Contents

    This collection comprises 14 boxes of records primarily related to the firm Maria Kipp Handweaves, dating from approximately 1938 to 1995. The records include customer order records which include products ordered for both private individuals, designers, and design firms, as well as resale certificates indicating firms reselling Maria Kipp Handweaves products throughout the United States.

    Preferred Citation

    [Description of item], Maria Kipp business records, Los Angeles County Museum of Art Doris Stein Center, DSC.Kipp.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for use by qualified researchers and by appointment only through the Balch Research Library, Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Telephone 323-857-6118 or email library@lacma.org or by using the Make an Appointment Link at https://www.lacma.org/learn/balch-research-library.

    Conditions Governing Use

    Contact the Balch Research Library at 323-857-6118 or library@lacma.org for information on publishing or reproducing materials included in these records. Permission will be granted by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art as the owner of the physical materials, and does not imply permission for use from the copyright holder. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all necessary permissions from the copyright holder.

    Related Materials

    Also available via LACMA's Balch Art Research Library:
    Kipp, Maria. "Kipp, family notebook." Unpublished manuscript, 1978, photocopy of handwritten manuscript. Library special collections call # NK8998.K56 A2 1978
    Musicant, Marlyn. "Maria Kipp : Modern Hand-Woven Textiles." M.A.Thesis, Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design, and Culture, Bard College, 2002. Library stacks call # NK8998.K56 M87 2000

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Kipp, Maria, 1900-1988
    Hand weaving -- United States -- 20th Century
    Business records