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Robert Scull appointment books, 1955-1973

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Scull, Robert C., 1917-1986
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
14 v. (1.6 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.
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.
Robert Scull appointment books, 1955-1973. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Scull was a collector of Pop art.
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
Appointment books
Art, Modern
Pop art
Record number:
Art Movements and Schools
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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