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Brooks Wright research material on Arthur B. Davies, 1890-1978

Wright, Brooks, 1922-
Davies, Arthur B. (Arthur Bowen)
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Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Research for Wright's biography of Arthur B. Davies, THE ARTIST AND THE UNICORN (1978) including: correspondence, 1966-1978, with Davies's daughter Ronnie Owen, Davies's model Wreath Mason and others; photocopies of letters, 1890-1967, to and from Arthur B. Davies, Davies family members and others, gathered by Wright from public and private sources; exihibition catalogs and annoucements, 1930-1978; copies of Wright's notes for his book and the first draft typescript; and a photocopy of a 5 page memoir "Arthur B. Davies" by Carl Zigrosser.
Brooks Wright research material on Arthur B. Davies, 1890-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Author; Nyack, N.Y. Davies was a painter; New York.
Donated May 1981 by Brooks Wright.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Art, American
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Art Theory and Historiography
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Archives of American Art

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