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Diaz ( Ricardo R.) personal archive
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  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Ricardo R. Diaz personal archive
    creator: Diaz, Ricardo R.
    source: Diaz, Ricardo R.
    source: Perez, Maria
    Identifier/Call Number: M2272
    Physical Description: 5.5 Linear Feet 2 OS flat boxes and 1 flat ox
    Date (inclusive): 1960 - 2016

    Content Description

    Materials consist of forty-five 22x30-inch lithographs and approximately 100 smaller 15x22-inch lithographs, etchings, paintings, watercolors, pastels and drawings. Also includes five sketchbooks.


    Various media mixed within date ranges so arrangement is primarily in date groupings. Box 1 is a larger oversize box than box 2 (also oversized) so that the largest pieces are in box 1.

    Biographical / Historical

    Ricardo R. Diaz is a Calfornia-based artist. Born in San Francisco in 1939, he received his BFA from the San Francisco Art institute in 1973 and his MFA from Stanford in 1976. His work has been exhibited in several galleries throughout California.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.

    Conditions Governing Use

    While Special Collections is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/using-collections/permission-publish.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Maria Perez. Accession 2017-307.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], Ricardo R. Diaz personal archive (M2272). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Diaz, Ricardo R.
    Diaz, Ricardo R.
    Perez, Maria