R. Sturgis Ingersoll selected correspondence with Jacques Lipchitz, 1959-1962
Ingersoll, R. Sturgis (Robert Sturgis), 1891-
Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973
Place of publication, production, or execution:
1 partial microfilm reel.
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
6 letters from Jacques Lipchitz to Ingersoll, and 17 letters from Ingersoll to Lipchitz regarding Lipchitz's "Prometheus" sculpture and a portrait bust of Ingersoll.
R. Sturgis Ingersoll selected correspondence with Jacques Lipchitz, 1959-1962. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 4547 available for use at Archives of American Art offices, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals in: Philadelphia Museum of Art Archives, Robert Sturgis Ingersoll records.
Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce must be obtained from: Philadelphia Museum of Art Archives, P.O. Box 7646, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19101.
Ingersoll was a lawyer and President of the Philadelphia Museum of Art; Lipchitz a sculptor.
Lent for microfilming 1991 by the Philadelphia Museum of Art as part as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project. These letters were selected from Ingersoll's records. Additional Lipchitz-Ingersoll correspondence regarding "Prometheus" was microfilmed from the Philadelphia Archives of American Art collection, reel 4547.
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