Committee for Fair Representation in Art Exhibitions (Boston, Mass.)
Boston Arts Festival
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29 items (on partial microfilm reel).
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Material relating to the annual Boston Arts Festival, 1961-1964, and the role of the Committee for Fair Representaion in Art Exhibitions, Boston, Massachusetts, of which Hunter was vice-chairman. Included are 7 letters, 2 statements, and 20 clippings relating to the controversy over the jury system used at the festivals and the quality of works exhibited.
Robert Douglas Hunter papers, 1961-1964. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm roll 2814 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Painter and instructor; Boston, Massachusetts.
Donated 1974 by Robert Douglas Hunter.
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