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Robert Scull appointment books, 1955-1973

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Creator:
Scull, Robert C., 1917-1986
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
14 v. (1.6 linear ft.)
Access Note / Rights:
COLLECTION IS BEING PROCESSED AND DIGITIZED AND IS CLOSED TO RESEARCHERS.
Summary:
14 volumes of Pop art collector Robert Scull's appointment books for the years 1955-1956, 1958-1959, 1961-1967, 1969-1970, and 1973. With business dates and quotidian entries are notes regarding visiting artists, including James Rosenquist, Lucas Samaras, Walter De Maria, Mark Di Suvero, and Michael Heizer; and appointments with Leo Castelli, Andre Emmerich, Henry Geldzahler, and Richard Bellamy. Also noted are prices Scull payed for paintings.
Citation:
Robert Scull appointment books, 1955-1973. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Scull was a collector of Pop art.
Provenance:
Donated 1999 by Amy Newman, a writer, who received them from her friend, artist Chuck Close. Close received them from his brother-in-law, who found them in the trash, turned them over to Close, who, in turn, gave them to Newman.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Appointment books
Art
Art, Modern
Pop art
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6258
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216587
AAA_collcode_sculroab
Theme:
Art Movements and Schools
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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