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Collection Contents

 

WRITINGS

 

Prose

box 1, folder 1

Indices to the Poetry and Prose of Mary Oppen

box 1, folder 2

A-a-all Gone

box 1, folder 3

After a Conversation with George

box 1, folder 4

Andy's family

box 1, folder 5

At Home in the World

box 1, folder 6

Best of All

box 1, folder 7

Bond

box 1, folder 8

Chosen One [Maria]

box 1, folder 9

Counterpoint [Anne, Captain Frank, Josephine]

box 1, folder 10

Compulsion

box 1, folder 11

Daughter

box 1, folder 12

Deaths

box 1, folder 13

Declaration of Independence

box 1, folder 14

Depression

box 1, folder 15

Dilettante

box 1, folder 16

Does She Think She Is A Legend? [on Mary Oppen]

box 1, folder 17

Evolution

box 1, folder 18

Fame

box 1, folder 19

Frances [Margaret]

box 1, folder 20

Generations [Julian, Steve, Toby]

box 1, folder 21

Grandma Op as a Girl...

box 1, folder 22

Hana

box 1, folder 23

In dream sometimes...

box 1, folder 24

Islands

box 1, folder 25

Jill

box 1, folder 26

Jon

box 1, folder 27

Josephine [Captain Frank]

box 1, folder 28

Journal of trip to Israel, 1975 [Jerusalem Journal]

box 1, folder 29

Leni and George K.

box 1, folder 30

Libby

box 1, folder 31

Maine

box 1, folder 32

Mama

box 1, folder 33

Meaning [cont.][1978]

box 1, folder 34

Meeting with a Japanese Woman-Writer [1977]

box 1, folder 35

Naomi

box 1, folder 36

1930

box 1, folder 37

Our Very Own

box 1, folder 38

Overnight at Rosie's

box 1, folder 39

Paula

box 1, folder 40

Picasso's Women

box 1, folder 41

Possession

box 1, folder 42

Reporter

box 1, folder 43

San Francisco is my Mother

box 1, folder 44

Secure and powerful central government...

box 1, folder 45

Splurge

box 1, folder 46

Sucha

box 1, folder 47

Survivor [Daniel]

box 1, folder 48

Thanksgiving

box 1, folder 49

Venus of the Shell

box 1, folder 50

Walking with Charles Reznikoff

box 2, folder 1

Who is Lottie?

box 2, folder 2

Woman's Destiny

box 2, folder 3

Women

box 2, folder 4

On women

box 2, folder 5

On Robert Duncan and Oppenheimer

box 2, folder 6

Sketches: Pan and Andy (Paris, 1932); Paul, Mari

box 2, folder 7

David, Maria, Michael

box 2, folder 8

Unfinished sketches

box 2, folder 9

Notes

box 2, folder 10

Notes on reading

box 2, folder 11

Untitled prose piece

box 2, folder 12

Miscellaneous and unidentified prose

 

Poetry

box 2, folder 13

Dreams

box 2, folder 14

Infant (non-speaking)

box 2, folder 15

Letter from San Francisco, 1971

box 2, folder 16

Pearl

box 2, folder 17

Printed poems

box 2, folder 18

Poems for OCCIDENT

box 2, folder 19

Miscellaneous poetry

box 2, folder 20

Miscellaneous poetry

box 2, folder 21

Poems read May 12, 1979 ["Grand Piano Reading"]

box 2, folder 22

Poems read at Intersection, May 13, 1980

box 2, folder 23

Poetry worksheets

box 2, folder 24

Translations

box 2, folder 25

Translation worksheets and notes

 

Notebooks

box 3, folder 1

Memoirs 1959 - 1960

box 3, folder 2

Notebook

box 3, folder 3

Notebook pages

box 3, folder 4

Journal [1979]

box 3, folder 5

Journal 1982 - 1983

box 3, folder 6

Journal pages 1988 - 1989

box 3, folder 7

Dreams 1970 - 1970

box 3, folder 8

Dream journal 1970 - 1970

 

MISCELLANEOUS MATERIALS

 

Documents concerning George Oppen

box 4, folder 1

Materials concerning George Oppen - George Oppen's passport

box 4, folder 2

Materials concerning George Oppen - [Mary Oppen's passport]

box 4, folder 3

Materials concerning George Oppen - George Oppen's birth certificate

box 4, folder 4

Materials concerning George Oppen - Awards

box 4, folder 5

Materials concerning George Oppen - Decree changing name

box 4, folder 6

Materials concerning George Oppen - Social security cards

box 4, folder 7

Materials concerning George Oppen - Draft registration certificate

box 4, folder 8

Materials concerning George Oppen - Non-commissioned Officers' School material

box 4, folder 9

Materials concerning George Oppen - US Army Separation Qualification Record

box 4, folder 10

Materials concerning George Oppen - Enlisted Record and Report of Separation

Note

Honorable discharge
box 4, folder 11

Materials concerning George Oppen - Veteran affairs material

box 4, folder 12

Materials concerning George Oppen - Death certificate

box 4, folder 13

Materials concerning George Oppen - NEA Senior Fellowship announcement

box 4, folder 14

Materials concerning George Oppen - George Oppen on Libby [his sister]

box 4, folder 15

Materials concerning George Oppen - George Oppen, "A Narrative" [poem]

Note

Academy of American Poets, reading program
 

Documents concerning George and Mary Oppen

box 4, folder 16

Materials concerning George and Mary Oppen - George and Mary Oppen: a chronology

Note

By Rachel Blau Duplessis.
box 4, folder 17

Materials concerning George and Mary Oppen - Mary Oppen: death certificate

box 4, folder 18

Materials concerning George and Mary Oppen - Marriage license

box 4, folder 19

Materials concerning George and Mary Oppen - Address books

box 4, folder 20

Materials concerning George and Mary Oppen - Address books

Note

1960s-1970s
box 4, folder 21

Materials concerning George and Mary Oppen - Address books

Note

Mexico years through Brooklyn and San Francisco, 1950s-1960s.
box 4, folder 22

Materials concerning George and Mary Oppen - Mary Oppen: etching plate [0wl]

box 4, folder 23

Materials concerning George and Mary Oppen - Obituary of Mary Oppen's mother

Note

Alice Carey Conklin
box 4, folder 24

Materials concerning George and Mary Oppen -

Note

"Materials taped to the wall, some by George Oppen, others by Mary Oppen," 1974-1982.
 

Writings by Others

box 4, folder 25

Writings by others - Chana Black, poems

box 4, folder 26

Writings by others - Jeff Peterson, writings

box 4, folder 27

Writings and paintings by others - Unidentified ms., "Warring Sentiments"

box 4, folder 28

Writings and paintings by others - Unidentified ms., [poems]

box 4, folder 29

Writings and paintings by others - Catalogues pertaining to painting and prints

 

Publications

box 4, folder 30

Publications - Mary Oppen: publication list

box 4, folder 31

Publications - Cover for "St. John" (photocopy of sketch)

box 4, folder 32

Publications - Mss. for MONTEMORA

box 4, folder 33

Publications - Mss. for PAIDEUMA

box 4, folder 34

Publications - Magazine page proofs

box 4, folder 35

Publications - MEANING A LIFE: publication notice in CHOICE magazine

box 4, folder 36

Publications - NATION issues, with poems by Mary Oppen

box 4, folder 37

Publications - "Conversation with George and Mary Oppen,"

Note

In SATURDAY MORNING 3
box 4, folder 38

Publications - Jack Mathew, "Children of the Blacklist," LOS ANGELES TIMES

Note

October 15, 1988; "Growing up blacklisted: a memoir by Crawford Kilian."
 

Texts about the Oppens

box 5, folder 1

Miscellaneous texts on the Oppens - George Oppen on Mary Oppen

box 5, folder 2

Miscellaneous texts on the Oppens - Janet Rodney on MEANING A LIFE

box 5, folder 3

Miscellaneous texts on the Oppens - Reviews of George and Mary Oppen's work

 

CORRESPONDENCE

box 5, folder 4

Baker, Tony 1987 - 1987

box 5, folder 5

Berl, Christine 1988 - 1988

box 5, folder 6

[Mary Oppen and J. H Prynne to] Blau-Duplessis, Rachel 1984 - 1988

box 5, folder 7

Booth, Philip 1979 - 1987

box 5, folder 8

Bronk, William 1978 - 1988

box 5, folder 9

Corman, Cid 1983 - 1987

box 5, folder 10

Cuddihy, Michael, to George Oppen with poems 1983 - 1983

box 5, folder 11

Cuddihy, Michael, to George Oppen with poems 1983 - 1983

box 5, folder 12

Dembo, Larry 1983 - 1983

box 5, folder 13

DiManno, Yves 1985 - 1985

box 5, folder 14

Enslin, Theodore

box 5, folder 15

Fauchereau, Serge 1982 - 1984

box 5, folder 16

Finlay, Alec

box 5, folder 17

Gattey, Stephen 1982 - 1982

box 5, folder 18

Gerber, Dan 1987 - 1987

box 5, folder 19

Griffin, Jonathan 1982 - 1989

box 5, folder 20

Guedella, Roger 1984 - 1984

box 5, folder 21

Hatlen, Burt 1989 - 1989

box 5, folder 22

Hindus, Milton 1982 - 1982

box 5, folder 23

Hix, Harvey, to Linda Mourelatos 1987 - 1987

box 5, folder 24

Jaffer, Frances 1983 - 1983

box 5, folder 25

Laughlin, James 1985 - 1985

box 5, folder 26

Longville, Tim 1980 - 1980

box 5, folder 27

Martin, John [Black Sparrow Press]

box 5, folder 28

Middleton, Christopher 1979 - 1979

box 5, folder 29

Mottram, Eric 1979 - 1979

box 5, folder 30

Mourelatos, Alex 1989

box 5, folder 31

[Mary Oppen to] Mourelatos, Linda 1978 - 1984

box 5, folder 32

O'Gorman, Kathleen, to George Oppen , re. Charles Tomlinson 1982 - 1982

box 5, folder 33

Oppen, George, Sr., to George Oppen 1953 - 1953

box 5, folder 34

Oppenheimer, Elsie, to George Oppen, Sr., originals, with Mary's transcript 1913 - 1913

box 5, folder 35

Oppenheimer, Elsie, to George Oppen, Sr., originals, with Mary's transcript 1913

box 5, folder 36

Ozleworth, Charles 1986 - 1986

box 5, folder 37

Royet-Journaud, Claude 1988 - 1988

box 5, folder 38

Santos Henry, Mary

box 5, folder 39

Shapiro, Harvey 1981 - 1981

box 5, folder 40

Syrkin, Marie 1978 - 1978

box 5, folder 41

Taggart, John 1978 - 1978

Note

With mss.
box 5, folder 42

Taggart, John 1978 - 1978

box 5, folder 43

Terrell, Carroll F. [PAIDEUMA] 1981 - 1981

box 5, folder 44

Tomlinson, Charles 1990 - 1990

box 5, folder 45

Tomlinson, Charles 1990 - 1990

box 5, folder 46

Weinberger, Eliot 1981 - 1981

box 5, folder 47

Wellman, John, to George Oppen 1982 - 1982

box 5, folder 48

Wilson, John

box 5, folder 49

Young, Dennis 1987 - 1987

box 5, folder 50

Miscellaneous and unidentified correspondence

 

ARTWORK

 

Miscellaneous

box 5, folder 51

Catalogue of paintings loaned

box 5, folder 52

Artwork by Naomi Replanski, gift to Mary Oppen

box 6, folder 1

Thirteen small sketchbooks

box 7, folder 1, oversize FB08701

Miscellaneous - Charles Tomlinson, "Landscape with Bathers for George and Mary"

Note

Collotype print, signed, 11" x 20"
 

Artwork of the 1920s-1940s

box 7, folder 2

Buildings and smokestacks, pencil on paper, c. 1920s, 8.5" x 11"

box 7, folder 3, oversize FB08702

Buildings, oil on particle board, c. 1920s, 15" x 17"

box 7, folder 4

Canyon, gouache on wood, c. 1920s, 9" x 12"

box 7, folder 5, oversize FB08703

Church and houses on hillside, oil on particle board, n.d., 18" x 24"

box 7, folder 6, oversize FB08704

Cityscape with train, watercolor on paper, c. 1920s, 12" x 10"

box 7, folder 7, oversize FB08705

Cityscape, oil on particle board, c. 1920s-1930s, 12" x 16"

box 7, folder 8, oversize FB08706

Clothesline on rooftop, watercolor on paper, c. 1930's, 10.5" x 12"

box 7, folder 9, oversize FB08707

Flowers, gouache, n.d., signed, 7.5" x 10"

box 7, folder 10

Orient, pencil on paper, c. 1920s, 8" x 9.5"

box 7, folder 11

Picket fence through doorway, oil on cardboard, signed, c. 1920s, 4.5" x 6.5"

box 7, folder 12

Port scene, watercolor on paper, c. 1930s, 9" x 11"

box 7, folder 13

Port scene, watercolor on paper, c. 1930s, 5" x 6" [heart shaped]

box 7, folder 14

Portrait of a woman, "Oppen copy of Louvre painting"

Note

See Oppen library art books -- original is shown, oil on wood block, c. 1920s, 4.5" x 6"
box 7, folder 15, oversize FB09001

Rooftop and brick building, oil on heavy cardboard, c. 1930s, 12" x 16"

box 7, folder 16, oversize FB09002

Sketch of face and upper body, charcoal on paper, c. 1930s, 11.5" x 16"

box 7, folder 17, oversize FB09003

Sketch of face and upper body in repose, charcoal on paper, c. 1930s

Note

11.5" x 16"
box 7, folder 18, oversize FB09004

Sketch of torso and legs, charcoal on paper, c. 1930s, 11" x 16"

box 7, folder 19

Tree through window, gouache on cardboard, signed, c. 1920s, 4.5" x 6.5"

box 7, folder 20

Trees, watercolor on paper, c. 1920s, 7.5" x 11"

 

Artwork of the 1950s

box 7, folder 21, oversize FB09005

Bundled branches, ink on paper, n.d., 8.5" x 11"

box 7, folder 22, oversize FB09006

Butterfly-cloth covered folder

Note

Contains 10 sketches of birds, watercolor on paper, and one head in profile, pencil on paper, c. 1950s, 11" x 14"
box 7, folder 23, oversize FB09007

Dog, charcoal on paper, n.d., 11" x 16.5"

box 7, folder 24, oversize FB09008

Flowers, acrylic on paper, n.d., 13" x 15.5"

box 7, folder 25, oversize FB09009

Flowers, collage and acrylic on paper, n.d., signed

Note

10" x 24"
box 7, folder 26

Flowers in teapot, acrylic on paper, c. 1950s, signed, 10" x 13"

box 7, folder 27

Flowers in vase, oil on paper, c. 1950s, signed, 6.5" x 10"

box 7, folder 28, oversize MC05601

Flowers, oil on paper, c. 1950s, 20" x 26"

box 7, folder 28, oversize MC05601

Flowers, oil on canvas, c. 1950s, 20.5" x 25"

box 7, folder 29, oversize FB09010

Flowers, oil on paper, c. 1950s

Note

20" X 24"
box 7, folder 30, oversize MC05601

Flowers, oil on paper, signed, c. 1950s, 17" x 23"

box 7, folder 30, oversize MC05601

Flowers, oil on paper, c. 1950s, 20" x 26"

box 7, folder 30, oversize MC05601

Flowers, oil on paper, c. 1950s

Note

20" x 26"
box 7, folder 31, oversize FB09201

Human figure, reclining figure on reverse, ink on paper

Note

c. 1950s, 13" x 20"
box 7, folder 32, oversize FB09202

Human figure, reclining figure on reverse, ink on paper

Note

c. 1950s, 13" x 20"
box 7, folder 33, oversize MC05601

Landscape, oil on paper, signed, 1953, 22" x 30"

box 7, folder 34, oversize FB09203

Paul Hoffman 1950s, double pencil sketches, on tissue and paper

Note

c. 1950s, 19" x 24"
box 7, folder 35, oversize FB09204

Portrait of a woman, pencil on heavy cardboard, n.d., 12" x 18"

box 7, folder 36

Seven girls dancing in a circle, ink and pastel on tissue, n.d.

Note

8" x 10"
box 7, folder 37

Seven girls dancing in a circle, ink and watercolor on paper, n.d., 5" x 8"

box 7, folder 38, oversize FB09205

Still life with fruits and vegetables, acrylic on paper, c. 1950s, 19" x 24"

box 7, folder 39

Tree, stitching on burlap, n.d.

Note

5" x 6.5"
box 7, folder 40

Trees and cliffs, watecolor on paper, c. 1950s, 10" x 13"

box 7, folder 41, oversize FB09206

Trees, acrylic on paper, c. 1950s

Note

19" x 24"
box 7, folder 42, oversize MC05601

Trees, oil on paper, c. 1950s, 20" x 26"

box 7, folder 43, oversize FB09207

Trees, oil on paper, signed, c. 1953, 20" x 24"

box 7, folder 44

Trees, watercolor on paper, c. 1950s, signed, 10" x 13"

box 7, folder 45, oversize FB09208

Unidentified subject, with painting on reverse, oil on paper

Note

Signed, c. 1950s, 9" x 17"
box 7, folder 46, oversize FB09209

Woman with geometric background, acrylic on particle board

Note

c. 1950s, 19.5" x 23.5"
 

Artwork of the 1960s-1970s

box 7, folder 47, oversize FB09301

Abstract landscape, watercolor and collage, c. 1970s-1980s

Note

8" x 7"
box 7, folder 48, oversize FB09302

Abstract subject, colored etching, c. 1960s, 9" x 12"

box 7, folder 49, oversize FB09303

Abstract subject, etching, c. 1960s, signed, 9" x 12"

box 7, folder 50, oversize FB09304

Abstract subject, etching, c. 1960s, signed, 4" x 5"

box 7, folder 51, oversize FB09305

Barn Owl, etching, c. 1960s, 9" x 9"

box 7, folder 52, oversize FB09306

Biggest Frog, etching, artist's proof, signed, c. 1963, 14" x 20"

box 7, folder 53

Bird on branch, two etchings, c. 1960s, 2" x 2.5"

box 7, folder 54

Bird with glass, etching, c. 1960s, 2" x 2.5"

box 7, folder 55

Bird, etching, c. 1960s, 2.5" x 2.5"

box 7, folder 56

Bird, 2 etchings, c. 1960s, 2" x 2"

box 7, folder 57

Birds, etching, c. 1960s, 2.5" x 2.5"

box 7, folder 58, oversize FB09307

Black fish, etching [ two colors], c. 1960s, 14" x 17"

box 7, folder 59

Bullrushes, pen and ink wash, c. 1970s, 8" x 10"

box 7, folder 60

Cityscape, watercolor and charcoal on paper, c. 1970s, 6" x 9"

box 7, folder 61

Cockroach, etching, artist's proof, signed, 1962, 2.5" x 4.5"

box 7, folder 62

Conch shell, ink and charcoal on paper, c. 1970s, 5" x 7"

box 7, folder 63, oversize MC05602

Cordillera, etching, signed, 1963, 18" x 24"

box 7, folder 63, oversize MC05602

Cordillera, etching, c. 1963, 18" x 22"

box 7, folder 64

Cottage, etching, c. 1960s, 2.5" x 2.5"

box 7, folder 65, oversize FB09308

Forest, oil and collage, c. 1970s

Note

24" x 20"
box 7, folder 66, oversize FB09309

Forest, watercolor and ink on paper, signed, c. 1970s, 10.5" x 14.5"

box 7, folder 67, oversize FB09310

Girl with Bird, etching, artist's proof, signed c. 1960s, 11.5" x 18"

box 7, folder 68, oversize FB09311

Goat's head, etching, artist's proof, signed, c. 1960s, 12" x 17.5"

box 7, folder 69

Horse, etching, c. 1960s, 3" x 4"

box 7, folder 70

Kitchen, ink on paper, c. 1960s, 6" x 9"

box 7, folder 71, oversize FB09312

Landscape with cows, etching [2nd. proof], signed, 1961, 9.5" x 18"

box 7, folder 72, oversize FB09313

Landscape with grasses, etching, signed, 1969, 5" x 7.5"

box 8, folder 1, oversize FB09314

Landscape, etching, c. 1960s, 9" x 7"

box 8, folder 2, oversize FB09315

Landscape, etching, signed, c. 1960s, 9" x 12"

box 8, folder 3, oversize FB09316

Landscape, pencil and ink on orange construction paper, signed

Note

c. 1960s, 5" x 7"
box 8, folder 4, oversize FB09501

Landscape, watercolor and pastel, c. 1970s, 14.5" x 6.5"

box 8, folder 5

Landscape, watercolor, c. 1970s, 12" x 9"

box 8, folder 6, oversize FB09502

Landscape, watercolor, c. 1970s, 14.5" x 10.5"

box 8, folder 7, oversize FB09503

Landscape, watercolor, c. 1970s, 23" x 16"

box 8, folder 8

Male figure reclining, etching, signed, 1961, 3" x 5"

box 8, folder 9

Marine creature and shell, ink on paper, c. 1970s, 10" x 6"

box 8, folder 10

Mountainous landscape, etching, signed 1969, 4" x 5"

box 8, folder 11, oversize FB09504

Other House, etching, signed, 1964, 14" x 17"

box 8, folder 12

Owl, etching, c. 1960s, 5" x 5"

box 8, folder 13, oversize FB09505

Owl, etching, c. 1960s, 6" x 9"

box 8, folder 14, oversize MC05602

Owl, etching, signed, 1962, 9" x 12"

box 8, folder 15

Owl, etching, signed, c. 1960s, 3" x 5" (two copies)

box 8, folder 16, oversize FB09506

Owl, etching, signed, c. 1960s, 9" x 12"

box 8, folder 17

Owl, ink and paint, c. 1970s, 5" x 6"

box 8, folder 18

Owl, pencil on paper, c. 1960s, 3" x 5" [ 7 sketches on 7 sheets]

box 8, folder 19

Owl, pencil on paper, c. 1960s, 5.5" x 5.5"

box 8, folder 20, oversize FB09507

Pinniped, etching, c. 1960s, 4" x 5"

box 8, folder 21, oversize FB09508

Plant, pencil on paper, c. 1960s-1970s, 19" x 24"

box 8, folder 22, oversize FB09509

Plants, etching, c. 1960s, 9" x 11.5"

box 8, folder 23, oversize FB09510

Poppies, etching, artist's proof, signed, c. 1960s, 14" x 14"

box 8, folder 24, oversize AB002D

Portrait of George Oppen, collage, c. late 1970s

Note

18" x 19.5"
box 8, folder 25, oversize MC05602

Portrait of a woman, etching, signed c. 1960s, 16" x 19"

box 8, folder 26, oversize MC05602

Room, oil on paper, c. early 1960s 22" x 30"

box 8, folder 27, oversize MC05602

Room, with charcoal sketch of seated woman on reverse

Note

Oil on cardboard, c. early 1960s, 20" x 30"
box 8, folder 28

Sand dollar, ink on paper, signed, 4" x 5"

box 8, folder 29, oversize FB09511

Scorpion, etching, artist's proof, signed, c. 1960s

box 8, folder 30

Seeds Flowing, etching, c. 1960s, signed, 3" x 4"

box 8, folder 31

Seven girls dancing in a circle #1, etching, c. early 1960s, 6" x 7"

box 8, folder 32, oversize FB09512

Seven girls dancing in a circle #2, etching, c. early 1960s, 6" x 7"

Note

2 prints, one brown ink & one black ink
box 8, folder 33, oversize FB09513

Tree, watercolor, n.d., 12.5" x 19"

box 8, folder 34

Trees, etching, 1969, signed, 7" x 9.5"

box 8, folder 35

Trees, etching with dark grey background, c. 1969, 7" x 9.5"

box 8, folder 36

Trees, etching with light grey background, c. 1969, 7" x 9.5"

box 8, folder 37, oversize FB09601

Trees, watercolor and collage, c. 1960s-1970s, signed, 13" x 10"

box 8, folder 38

Two birds, etching, c. 1960s, 2.5" x 4.5"

box 8, folder 39

Two birds, etching with backing, c. 1960s, 2.5" x 4.5"

box 8, folder 40

Two birds, rough pencil and wash, c. 1960s, 7" x 10"

box 8, folder 41

Two chickens, etching, c. 1969, 4" x 11" [panel]

box 8, folder 42

Two goats gamboling, etching, 1/25, c. early 1960s, 4" x 3.5"

box 8, folder 43, oversize FB09602

Wasp, etching, signed, 1963, 9" x 12"

box 8, folder 44

Young Owl, etching, c. early 1960s, 3.5" x 4.5" [ trapezoidal]

 

Artwork of the 1980s

box 8, folder 45, oversize FB09603

Abstract subject, watercolor, 11" x 14"

box 8, folder 46

Animal head, crayon cartoon, 8.5" x 11.5"

box 8, folder 47

Cityscape, watercolor and charcoal on paper, 6" x 4.5"

box 8, folder 48, oversize MC05701

Coastal scene, collage and water color, 1984, 20" x 26"

box 8, folder 49, oversize FB09604

Coastal scene, watercolor and collage, signed, 1983, 15.25" x 8"

box 8, folder 50, oversize FB09605

Coastal scene, watercolor and collage, signed, 1985, 15" x 11"

box 8, folder 51

Coastal scene, watercolor, 12" x 9"

box 8, folder 52

Coastal scene, watercolor, 8.5" x 5.5"

box 8, folder 53

Coastal scene, watercolor, signed, 1983, 8" x 3.5"

box 8, folder 54

Flowers, 2 sketches,charcoal on paper, 4.5" x 4.5"

box 8, folder 55, oversize MC05701

Flowers, collage and watercolor, signed, 1985, 22" x 28"

box 8, folder 56, oversize MC05701

Flowers, collage and watercolor, c. 1980s, 22" x 28"

box 8, folder 57, oversize MC05701

Flowers, collage and watercolor, c. 1980s, 22" x 28" [unfinished]

box 8, folder 58, oversize MC05702

Flowers, collage and watercolor, c. 1980s, 24" x 32"

box 8, folder 59, oversize MC05702

Flowers, collage and watercolor, signed, 1983, and 1985

Note

24" x 30"
box 8, folder 60, oversize MC05702

Flowers, collage and watercolor, signed, 20" x 26" (water fowl on reverse)

box 8, folder 61, oversize FB09606

Flowers, ink on paper, signed, 1986, 11" x 14"

box 8, folder 62

Flowers, pencil sketch, signed, 3" x 4"

box 8, folder 63, oversize FB09607

Flowers, watercolor and collage, 14" x 15"

box 8, folder 64, oversize FB09608

Flowers, watercolor and collage with dried flowers

Note

11" x 15"
box 8, folder 65, oversize FB09609

Flowers, watercolor and collage with dried flowers

Note

Signed, 1985, 16" x 20"
box 8, folder 66, oversize FB09610

Flowers, watercolor and collage, signed, 1983

Note

With collaged still life on reverse, 18" x 24"
box 8, folder 67, oversize FB09611

Flowers, watercolor and collage, signed, 1983, 15" x 20

box 8, folder 68

Flowers, watercolor and ink on paper, signed, 1983, 5.5" x 7"

box 8, folder 69

Flowers, watercolor and ink on paper, signed, 1983, 6" x 9"

box 8, folder 70, oversize FB09612

Flowers, watercolor and ink on paper, signed, c. early 1980s

Note

11.5" x 8.5"
box 8, folder 71, oversize FB09613

Flowers, watercolor and ink on paper, 9" x 12"

box 8, folder 72

Flowers, watercolor, 4" x 6"

box 8, folder 73

Flowers, watercolor, 4.5" x 6"

box 8, folder 74

Flowers, watercolor, 7.5" x 10"

box 8, folder 75

Flowers, watercolor, 9" x 12"

box 8, folder 76

Flowers, watercolor, signed, 1983, 6" x 9"

box 8, folder 77, oversize FB09701

Four vases with flowers, watercolor and collage, 19" x 4"

box 8, folder 78

Human figure, ink wash, 12" x 9.5"

box 8, folder 79, oversize MC04511

Landscape with train trestle, collage and water color

Note

c. 1980s, 32" x 40"
box 8, folder 80, oversize MC05801

Landscape, collage and water color, c. 1980s, 22" x 28"

box 8, folder 81, oversize MC04511

Landscape, collage and water color, c. 1980s, 32" x 40"

box 8, folder 82

Landscape, ink and charcoal on paper, 5" x 8"

box 8, folder 83

Landscape, pencil sketch, 3" x 4"

box 8, folder 84

Landscape, watercolor, 12" x 6"

box 8, folder 85

Landscape, watercolor, initialled, 2" x 8"

box 8, folder 86, oversize FB09702

Landscape, watercolor, signed, 1983 11" x 5"

box 8, folder 87

Landscape, watercolor, signed, 1983, 11" x 7.5"

box 8, folder 88

My Birch Tree, ink on paper, signed, 1986, 6.5" x 7.5"

box 8, folder 89, oversize MC05801

Portrait of a woman, collage and watercolor with dried flowers

Note

c. 1980s, 22" x 28"
box 8, folder 90, oversize AB002C

Portrait of a woman, collage, dated 1983

Note

14" x 19.5"
box 8, folder 91, oversize FB09703

Portrait of a woman, watercolor and collage, signed, 1983, 16" x 20"

box 8, folder 92

Portrait of a woman, watercolor, signed, 9" x 12"

box 9, folder 1, oversize FB09704

Portrait of woman ("For Frances"), watercolor and ink on paper

Note

Signed, 1982, 9" x 12"
box 9, folder 2, oversize MC04511

Portrait of woman, collage and watercolor, c. 1980s, 24" x 32"

box 9, folder 3, oversize MC05801

Portrait of woman, collage on industrial cardboard, 23" x 30"

box 9, folder 4

Room with a view, paint and ink, 4.5" x 6"

box 9, folder 5

Room, watercolor and ink on paper, 6" x 5"

box 9, folder 6, oversize MC05801

Seascape, collage and watercolor, c. 1980s, 22" x 30"

box 9, folder 7, oversize FB09705

Sketch with branch, ink on paper, 11" x 14"

box 9, folder 8

Stencil with swan, ink on cut paper, 1986, 6" x 6"

box 9, folder 9, oversize FB09706

Still life with bottle and mug, collage and watercolor, 19.5" x 10"

box 9, folder 10, oversize FB10201

Still life with ocean in background, watercolor and collage

Note

14" x 18"
box 9, folder 11, oversize MC05802

Still life with scenic background, collage and watercolor

Note

c. 1980s, 22" x 28"
box 9, folder 12, oversize MC05802

Still life with scenic background, watercolor, 22" x 30"

box 9, folder 13, oversize MC05802

Still life with vases, collage and water color, signed, 1985

Note

22" x 28"
box 9, folder 14, oversize FB10202

Still life, watercolor and collage, signed, 20" x 16"

box 9, folder 15, oversize FB10203

Still life, watercolor, 11" x 14"

box 9, folder 16, oversize FB10204

Swan vase with flowers, ink sketch, 14" x 11"

box 9, folder 17, oversize MC05802

Tree, collage and watercolor, signed, 1983, 20" x 80"

box 9, folder 18, oversize FB10205

Tree, ink on paper, signed, 1986, 6.5" x 7.5"

box 9, folder 19, oversize FB10206

Tree, watercolor on paper, 11" x 14" (flowers in vase on reverse)

box 9, folder 20, oversize FB10207

Tree, watercolor and ink on paper, 11" x 14" (flowers on reverse)

box 9, folder 21

Trees, watercolor and ink on paper, signed, 1983, 9" x 6"

box 9, folder 22

Trees, watercolor, 12" x 9"

box 9, folder 23

Trees with orange sky, watercolor, 6" x 4.5"

box 9, folder 24, oversize MC05802

Two women, collage and watercolor, signed, 1983, 20" x 30"

box 9, folder 25, oversize FB10208

Vase with plant, watercolor, 11" x 14"

box 9, folder 26, oversize FB10209

Woman with dog, watercolor and collage on canvas board

Note

20" x 24"
 

Sketchbooks and unfinished artwork

box 9, folder 27, oversize FB10301

Sketchbooks and unfinished artworks

box 9, folder 28, oversize FB10401

Unfinished artworks (cont.)

 

Framed art

box 9, folder 29, oversize AB006C

Flowers, watercolor and collage with dried flowers, signed

Note

n.d., 13" x 10"
box 9, folder 30, oversize AB006C

Flowers, watercolor and collage with dried flowers, signed

Note

1985, 13.5" x 10.5"
box 9, folder 31, oversize AB006C

Flowers, watercolor and collage, signed, n.d., 11.5" x 15"

 

Woodcarvings by George Oppen

box 9, folder 32, oversize AB002F

Bust of a woman.

box 9, folder 33, oversize AB006D

Couple, 13" x 16".

box 9, folder 34, oversize AB006C

Death, 8" x 7".

box 9, folder 35, oversize AB006D

Head, 12" x 17".

box 9, folder 36, oversize AB006D

Industrial scene with workers, 18" x 22.5".

box 9, folder 37, oversize AB006C

Landscape, preparatory sketch for carving, 20 " x 9.5".

box 9, folder 38, oversize AB002 F

Two figures beside tree, 22.5" x 27"

 

PHOTOGRAPHS

 

Albums

box 9, folder 39, oversize FB09401

Family Album 1900 - 1943

box 9, folder 40, oversize FB10501

Family Album 1946 - 1951

box 9, folder 41, oversize FB10601

Mexico Album 1951 - 1953

box 9, folder 42, oversize FB10701

Mexico Album 1952 - 1958

box 9, folder 43, oversize FB10801

Mexico Album 1958

 

Miscellaneous Prints

box 9, folder 44, oversize AB008F

George Oppen, San Francisco 1977

Note

Stephen Johnson, photographer, signed print, 10.5" x 13".
box 9, folder 45, oversize AB008F

George and Mary Oppen 1976 - 1976

Note

Stephen Johnson, photographer, silver print, 12" x 10.25".
box 9, folder 46, oversize MC05603

George and Mary Oppen with Charles Reznikoff 1974

Note

14.5" x 20.5"
box 9, folder 47, oversize FB10902

Photographs of furniture and wood relief carvings from Mexico

box 9, folder 48, oversize FB10901

Portrait of George Oppen with cigar