The Benson Latin American Collection

Rita Chavez Art Slides, 1983-1986

Descriptive Summary

Creator Chavez, Rita
Title Rita Chavez Art Slides
Dates: 1983-1986
Abstract 20 slide reproductions of artwork by Washington state based Mexican American artist Rita Chavez.
Call No. Miscellaneous Photographs #004
OCLC Record No. 23312203
Extent 20 slides
Language English
Repository Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Artist based in Seattle, Washington. Grew up in South Dakota; received B.A. from South Dakota State University in 1973.

Scope and Contents Note

Collection consists of 20 slides of paintings, drawings, and mixed media works by Rita Chavez. Works reflect satirical, fantastic, or allegorical themes, many using anthropomorphized animals. Originals were done in acrylic paints or colored pencils.


Access Restrictions


Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.

Index Terms

The Rita Chavez Art Slides are classified under the following Subject Headings in the University of Texas Libraries catalog:
Mexican American art--Washington (State)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Rita Chavez Art Slides, Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, the University of Texas at Austin.

Box and Folder Inventory

Rita Chavez Art Slides, 1983-1986

box folder
Misc. Photos 004 Visit the Benson Collection Rare Books and Manuscripts Reading Room for a listing of slides.