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George Spaventa papers, 1944-1980

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Creator:
Spaventa, George, 1918-1978
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
0.2 linear ft.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
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.
Citation:
George Spaventa papers, 1944-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Sculptor, instructor; New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
The donor, Lillian Sannasardo, is Spaventa's sister.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art teachers
Exhibition catalogs
Photographs
Sculptors
Sketches
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8665
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210845
AAA_collcode_spavgeor
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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