Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
The papers of New York painter and sculptor Richard Artschwager measure 5.6 linear feet and date from 1959-2013. The papers include extensive correspondence, recorded talks and a lecture, exhibition files, printed material, and photographs.
Richard Artschwager papers, 1959-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
The bulk of the collection was digitized in 2017 and is available on the Archives of American Art's website. Materials which have not been scanned include blank pages, blank versos of photographs, and duplicates. In some cases, exhibition catalogs and other publications have had their covers, title pages, and relevant pages scanned.
Funding for the digitization of this collection was provided by the Roy Lichtenstein Foundation.
Also found among the resources at the Archives of American Art is an oral history interview with Artschwager, March 3-28, 1972, conducted by Paul Cummings.
Richard Artschwager (1923-2013) lived and worked in New York City and Hudson, New York and was known primarily for his paintings and sculptures.
The collection was donated by Richard Artschwager and his wife Ann Artschwager in 2013.
This site provides access to the papers of Richard Ernst Artschwager in the Archives of American Art that were digitized in 2017, and total 8,296 images.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001