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Letters, writings, sketches and sketchbooks, printed material, and photographs concern Sotomayor's career as a painter and illustrator, his interest in Latin American art and artists, and his association with the San Francisco arts community.
Antonio Sotomayor papers, circa 1920-1988. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Antonio Sotomayor (1923-1985) was a painter, muralist, illustrator, caricaturist, and educator from San Francisco, California.
Portions of the papers are in Spanish.
Donated 1988 by Grace Sotomayer, widow of Antonio Sotomayor.
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