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Biographical material; correspondence; notes and writings, including a travel diary and a Paris studio notebook; business records; a sketchbook; clippings; magazines; exhibition announcements and catalogs; art supply catalogs; a photograph album of Schnabel's family and friends; and photographs of works of art.
Day N. Schnabel papers, 1916-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 3815-3817 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Sculptor and painter; Paris, France.
Approximately half of the material in the collection is in French and German.
Donated 1984 by Day N. Schnabel.
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
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