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Map of Silvermine, Connecticut

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Creator:
Vassos, John, 1898-1985
Subject:
Silvermine Guild of Artists
Type:
Artworks
Place:
New Canaan, Conn.
Norwalk, Conn.
Wilton, Conn.
Date:
1945
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 drawing : graphite ; 64 x 99 cm.
Summary:
Birds-eye-view manuscript map of the Silvermine Art Colony, New Canaan, Ct.
Identification (handwritten in cartouche, upper left): Silvermine is in Connecticut. The nearest to New York city of the larger art colonies, it lies within the township boundaries of Norwalk, New Canaan and Wilton...The exact boundaries of Silvermine have never been defined but this map approximates what is generally accepted as Silvermine with some of its studios and houses.
Right edge of the map is discolored and portions of the bottom are torn.
Citation:
Map of Silvermine, Connecticut, 1945. John Vassos papers, 1915-1989. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Current copyright status is undetermined
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Artist colonies
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7280
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Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_7280

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