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Ben Cunningham papers, 1904-1984

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Creator:
Cunningham, Ben, 1904-1975
Subject:
Hiler, Hilaire
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
3.0 linear ft. (on a partial microfilm reel)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm.
Summary:
Biographical material, photographs, art works, correspondence, printed material, audio tapes, and notes.
REEL 663: Detailed personal and career resume; notes taken by Cunningham's wife of his comments on color, the teaching of design, the artist in his time and the like; photographs and color slides of Cunningham's work; and exhibition catalogs.
UNMICROFILMED: Color slides of work, black and white and color photographs of art works and personal pictures of Cunningham and family; art works, including constructed transparencies in slide cases, greeting cards by Cunningham and friends, 2 sketches and sketched notes; letters from artist Hilare Hiler, studio correspondence and personal correspondence, 1968-1940; and correspondence of his widow, Patsy Cunningham, after Cunningham's husband's death. Three audio tapes of interviews of Cunningham.
Citation:
Ben Cunningham papers, 1904-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 663 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Related Materials:
Ben Cunningham papers also at Syracuse University.
Biography Note:
Painter; New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Donated 1972-1989 by the estate of Patsy and Ben Cunningham.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Interviews
Painters
Painting, Modern
Photographs
Slides (photographs)
Sound recordings
Works of art
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7566
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209726
AAA_collcode_cunnben
Theme:
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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