Alexander Calder Stabile; 'The Spider'
Montage print; 1943. Print, color image with cabbage. Oversize Box 312
Light drawing, 1943
Painting of a woman: 'Seated Woman, 1962'; Oil on canvas
Model in swimsuit floating on her back
3/4  view of grouped sculptures on white background: 'The Forest, 1950'
Mercedes in profile with hair blowing across her face; Provincetown, MA

The Herbert Matter Archive

The Herbert Matter archive spans the years 1937-1984, when Matter was active as a graphic designer and photographer in the United States, until his death at the age of seventy-seven. The archive is large and includes original art work and production files; manuscript materials; film, video and audio media; photographs; books and printed matter; correspondence; and negatives and transparencies of his commercial and non-commercial photographic work. Together they constitute a collection of extraordinary depth and comprehensiveness and provide a rich collection of primary materials to be utilized for scholarship and exhibition.

Samples from the collection