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Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Barclay-Watson, Michael  Search this
Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 10 x 8;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1978
Notes:
Featured in the "Torch," November 1978.
From 1980-1985 he was the assistant registrar for outgoing loans, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.
Summary:
From Torch article: "Michael Barclay-Watson worked at the Museum as a volunteer while studying art history and economics at the University of Pennsylvania. He joined the staff in 1975 a curatorial assistant working on exhibit installations. He has traveled to seven black colleges to install the Museum-mounted exhibition 'The Language of African Art.' In addition, he has been cataloging the Museum's extensive collection of 19th-century Afro-American paintings and sculpture."
Cite as:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 02, Folder: November 1978, Image No. 96-1002
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [96-1002]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_398069