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Rackstraw Downes research material concerning Fairfield Porter, 1962-2000, bulk circa 1970s

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Creator:
Downes, Rackstraw, 1939-
Subject:
Porter, Fairfield
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
1.0 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice. Contact the Archives reference staff for information.
Summary:
The Rackstraw Downes research materials concerning Fairfield Porter measure 1.0 linear foot and date from 1962 to 2000. Downes used the material to compile, edit and write the introduction to, "Fairfield Porter: Art In Its Own Terms - Selected Criticism 1935-1975," published in 1979. Research materials on Fairfield Porter's writings include articles about Porter, exhibition catalogs, photocopies of letters and some original correspondence, theses, and manuscripts. Also included are production files for the publication of "Art In Its Own Terms."
Citation:
Rackstraw Downes research material concerning Fairfield Porter, 1962-2000, bulk circa 1970s. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Rackstraw Downes (1939- ) is the author and editor of "Fairfield Porter: Art In Its Own Terms.
Provenance:
Donated 2012 by Rackstraw Downes.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art critics
Photographs
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16077
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)355893
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Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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