Series 11
Artwork
OP 15-18; OBV 4-7; BV 5-15

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of artwork from 1954-1963, 2001. Materials include 17 sketchbooks produced while Andrews was serving in the Air Force and while studying at the School of the Art Institute in Chicago. Included are pencil, ink, pastel, charcoal, and watercolor pictures and sketches and journal entries. Several sketchbooks contain signed pictures.

Oversized papers
Box Folder Content
OP15 Two sketches on the backside of mounted newspaper clippings
OP16 Drawing of a woman seated in a chair, 2001
OP17 Loose sketches, pencil and charcoal
OP18 Loose color media paintings and drawings
Oversized bound volumes
BV5 Sketchbook with drawings, (black bound), undated. Includes pencil, watercolor, and charcoal sketches.
BV6 Sketchbook, (black bound), undated. Labeled, "Another Sketchbook by Benny Andrews." Includes sketches and writing.
BV7 Sketchbook (blue ring bound pad), undated. Includes ink and pencil sketches.
BV8 Sketchbook (brown ring bound notebook), undated. Labeled: Property of Benny Andrews, Div. #3, School of the Chicago Art Institute. Includes pencil sketches.
BV9 Sketchbook (brown ring bound notebook), undated. Labeled: Property of Benny Andrews, Div. #3, BFA Major. Includes pencil sketches.
BV10 Sketchbook (red, ring bound pad), undated. Includes pencil sketches and one watercolor picture
BV11 Sketchbook (green, ring bound pad), undated. Includes several watercolors
BV12 Sketchbook (red, ring bound pad), 1954. Labeled: In Air Force, Benny Andrews
BV13 Small sketchbook, dated 1955
BV14 Sketchbook (blue, ring bound pad), undated
BV15 Sketchbook (black bound), undated. Includes ink and pencil sketches, and several watercolors.
OBV4 Sketchbook, (ring bound pad) undated. Includes ink and pencil sketches
OBV5 Sketchbook with drawings and writing from 1959 and 1960
OBV6 Sketchbook with drawings from 1962 and 1963, several are signed
OBV7 Sketchbook with drawings from 1962 and1963, several are signed
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