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Lawrence Calcagno papers, 1934-1980

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Creator:
Calcagno, Lawrence, 1913-
Subject:
Boggs, Charles
Brewer, Richard J.
Cohen, Adele
Delaney, Beauford
Einhorn, Marilyn
Foshee, Rufus
Gutierrez, Alberto
Jackson, Martha Kellogg
Obermer, Nesta
Rothko, Mark
Solomon, Hyde
Spohn, Clay Edgar
Gallery of Modern Art (Scottsdale, Ariz.)
Martha Jackson Gallery
McRoberts and Tunnard Limited
Museo de Arte Moderno
New Arts (Art gallery)
Tirca Karlis Gallery (Provincetown, Mass.)
Yaddo
Zuni Gallery (Buffalo, N.Y.)
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
ca. 4500 items (partially microfilmed on 7 reels)
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:
Correspondence; biographical data; photographs; sketches; notes and writings; calendars; teaching materials; exhibition catalogs and announcements; and clippings.
REELS N70-3-N70-4: Biographical data; a photograph of Calcagno; notes and writings; sketches; writings about Calcagno; a list of his paintings; correspondence with galleries, museums, universities, art organizations, friends and colleagues; teaching material; exhibition catalogs and announcements; and clippings.
REELS N70-43-N70-45: Letters to Calcagno's family, written from Madrid, Florence, Rome and Paris; correspondence with galleries, museums, art organizations, friends, artists, and buyers, including Charles Boggs, Richard Brewer, Adele Cohen, Beauford Delaney, Marilyn Einhorn, Rufus Foshee, Calcagno's sister Virginia Gibson, Alberto Gutierrez, Martha Jackson, Nesta Obermer, Mark Rothko (one letter), Clay Spohn, Hyde Solomon, Yaddo and others; an annotated calendar, 1969; and financial material.
REELS N69-120-N69-121: Correspondence with galleries, museums, artists, art organizations and friends, including: The Gallery of Modern Art, Scottsdale, Arizona, Martha Jackson Gallery, Tirca Karlis Gallery, McRoberts and Tunnard, Ltd, London, Museo de Arte Moderno, Bogata, Columbia, The New Arts Gallery, Houston, Texas, Zuni Gallery, Buffalo, New York, and others; exhibition catalogs and correspondence regarding their publication.
UNMICROFILMED: Biographical data; correspondence with galleries, universities, museums, friends and others; writings and notes; annotated calendars; teaching notebooks; exhibition catalogs, announcements; press releases and invitations; price lists; photographs of Calcagno, his family, studios, and paintings, some which are now destroyed; and slides of paintings.
Citation:
Lawrence Calcagno papers, 1934-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reels N70-3-N70-4, N69-120-N69-121, and N70-43-N70-45 available for use only at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Reels N70-3-N70-4 & N69-120-N69-121: Originals returned to Lawrence Calcagno after microfilming.
Biography Note:
Painter; New York, N.Y. Died 1993.
Provenance:
Material on reels N70-43-N70-45 and unfilmed material donated 1970-1980 by Lawrence Calcagno. Material on reels N70-3-N70-4 and N69-120-N69-121 lent 1969 for microfilming by Lawrence Calcagno.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art museums
Painters
Photographs
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9238
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211433
AAA_collcode_calclawr
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Audio - Visual
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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