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Letters to Lembark, a receipt, photographs and slides, printed material, and a video.
Letters are to Lembark from sculptors George Rickey (1 letter and 4 cards, 1972-1997), and Duane Hanson (7 letters and 3 postcards, 1988-1997); and a receipt for the purchase of a work by Harry Bertoia. The correspondence relates to work in progress and invitations to exhibitions. Also found are 6 folders about Sam Francis which include his obituaries, printed material (articles and exhibition announcements), reviews and articles of Lembark's book "The Prints of Sam Francis: a Catalogue Raisonne, 1960-1990," book catalogues for the book, price list of Francis' prints, and press releases about the book; 3 rolls of negatives with contact sheets taken in the studios of Francis and Joan Mitchell; printed material and slides on Rickey, Arthur Gibson, and Stephen Antonakos; and a video tape "Eric Orr: Prime Matter."
Connie Lembark papers, 1967-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Donated 1998 and 2000 by Connie Lembark.
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