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Helen Frankenthaler and Robert Motherwell material about David Smith, 1953-1965
Frankenthaler, Helen, 1928-2011
Motherwell, Robert Burns, 1915-1991
Place of publication, production, or execution:
96 items (on 1 microfilm reel)
Access Note / Rights:
ACCESS RESTRICTED; written permission required.
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Letters from Smith to Frankenthaler and Motherwell; 6 sketchbooks with notes; personal photographs and photographs of Smith's work; a lecture by Smith; and ephemera.
Helen Frankenthaler and Robert Motherwell material about David Smith, 1953-1965. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel NDSmith D available for use only at Archives of American Art offices.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to lenders, Helen Frankenthaler and Robert Motherwell, after microfilming.
Painters; New York, N.Y. Frankenthaler and Motherwell were married, and subsequently divorced. Were good friends of sculptor, David Smith.
Lent for microfilming 1966 by Frankenthaler and Motherwell.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Archives of American Art