The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Correspondence with sculptors Alexander Calder, Herbert Ferber, Boris Lurie, and David Smith, conveying information about their works included in the Festival of Two Worlds, "Sculpture in the city" exhibition. The festival was held in Spoleto, Italy in 1963, and Carandente was the art director.
Giovanni Carandente letters, 1962-1963. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel ITRO1 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
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Originals returned to lender after microfilming.
Art director, painter and critic; Italy.
Lent for microfilming 1963 by Giovanni Carandente.
Lives of American Artists
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
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