The collection is part of the Publications Archive, and is comprised of archival copies of all catalogs published by the museum, as well as catalogs for exhibitions that were shown at the museum, but produced by other institutions. Other catalogs highlight particular aspects of the museum’s permanent collection.
Scope and Content Note
The collection’s inclusive dates are 1936-2019. The collection is comprised of published catalogs, and accretions are made continually as new materials are published or copies of older catalogs are discovered.
The collection was transferred from the Library. Accretions are added regularly when new materials are published.
The archives strives to retain a minimum of 5 copies of VMFA produced catalogs, 3 copies of catalogs produced outside the museum, and 1 copy of foreign language versions of catalogs.