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Business letters; 52 sketches in ink, ink-wash, and pentel; photographs of Spaventa's work and of him with his family and friends; Spaventa's notes about his dreams; an essay by Frank O'Hara; financial statements and invoices; catalogs, announcements, and clippings; and miscellany.
George Spaventa papers, 1944-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Sculptor, instructor; New York, N.Y.
The donor, Lillian Sannasardo, is Spaventa's sister.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001