Robert Weaver Collection. ca. 1950-1980.
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All Series Level Scope and Content Notes

Scope and Contents Note

This collection includes original artwork in various formats and published material by Robert Weaver mainly dating between the 1950s and the 1970s.

Items are grouped by art medium and material type.

The collection is divided into thirteen series as follows: Series 01: Original Art: graphite on paper, Series 02: Original Art: graphite on board, Series 03: Original Art: collage binders, Series 04: paintings on paper, Series 05: Original Art: paintings on board, Series 06: Original Art: paintings on canvas, Series 07: Original Art: pastels on paper and board, Series 08: Original Art: mixed media, Series 09: Original Art: shadow box collages, Series 10: Published Materials: tearsheets, Series 11: Published Materials: other material types, Series 12: Published Materials: projects, Series 13: Personal Papers.


Includes single and double-sided graphite sketches, the majority on sketchbook pages previous removed from spiral sketchpads by Robert Weaver. Two sets of materials organized by Robert Weaver are included in this series: one untitled sketchbook (red marbled paper cover) and one sketchbook titled "Spring Training."

Double-sided images are indicated with the notation "image on verso and recto."


Arranged by size, then alphabetically within each size category.

Each item is stored in a separate box.


This series includes various types of paint material. Some have small amounts of mixed media.


This series includes various types of paint materials. Some have small amounts of mixed media.


This series includes various types of paint materials. Some have small amounts of mixed media.


This series includes both color and black and white pastels on board and on paper. Subjects include artwork for annual reports.


This series includes items with pastel, paint, graphite, and / or other art materials on board and paper.


This series contains three-dimensional works of art created with a variety of mixed media. Inquire with archives staff for printed guide to this series.


Boxes 1-2 consist of tearsheets of Weaver's work from various publications. Boxes 3-5 consist of whole issues.


This series includes exhibit posters, publication proofs, album covers, and other published items featuring Weaver's work.


Items grouped by project, including both original art and published materials.


Items grouped by date.