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Allan D. and Kate S. Emil papers, 1967-1977

Creator:
Emil, Allan D., 1898-1976
Emil, Kate S.
Subject:
Moore, Henry
Nesjar, Carl
Picasso, Pablo
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
22 items (on 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. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
The papers of Allan D. and Kate S. Emil relate primarily to their gift to New York University of Pablo Picasso's "Bust of Sylvette," executed in concrete by Carl Nesjar. There is also an unrelated letter from Henry Moore.
Four photographs of the construction of the sculpture, clippings, press releases, eight letters commenting on the sculpture, and a booklet about it. In addition there is a letter dated October 21, 1966, from Henry Moore who writes about his sculpture, "King and Queen," done in 1952-1953.
Citation:
Allan D. and Kate S. Emil papers, 1967-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 2803 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals retained by donor, Kate S. Emil.
Biography Note:
Art patrons (New York, N.Y.)
Provenance:
Donated 1977 by Mrs. Allan D. Emil.
Theme:
The Art Market
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art patrons
Painters
Photographs
Sculptors
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8502
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210679
AAA_collcode_emilalla
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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