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Mirella Bentivoglio correspondence regarding Ben Shahn, 1959-1962

Catalog Data

Creator:
Bentivoglio, Mirella, 1922-  Search this
Subject:
Shahn, Ben  Search this
Halpert, Edith Gregor  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
24 items.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Correspondence tied with research in preparation for Bentivoglio's book on Shahn. Includes two letters from Edith Gregor Halpert of the Downtown Gallery. Also includes one copy photograph of Shahn's photo "The accordion player" and a printed flier for "A treasury of Yiddish stories" (a book with illustrations by Shahn).
Citation:
Mirella Bentivoglio correspondence regarding Ben Shahn, 1959-1962. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Mirella Bentivoglio (b. 1922) is an Italian sculptor, book artist, and performance artist.
Language Note:
Correspondence mostly in English, some in Italian or French.
Provenance:
Donated by Frances Pohl, a friend of Bentivoglio's, in 1992.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16026
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)306655
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Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_306655