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Marshall Reisman papers concerning George Nakashima

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Creator:
Reisman, Marshall, 1914-2009  Search this
Names:
Nakashima, George, 1905-1990  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Sketches
Date:
1959-2010
bulk 1972-1989
Summary:
The Marshall Reisman papers concerning George Nakashima are dated 1959-2010, bulk 1972-1989, and comprise 0.2 linear feet. The papers include letters, correspondence, annotated sketches, photographs, financial records, and printed material related to commissioned works by woodworker and sculptor George Nakashima for art collector Marshall Reisman.
Scope and Contents note:
The Marshall Reisman papers concerning George Nakashima are dated 1959-2010, bulk 1972-1989, and comprise 0.2 linear feet. The papers include correspondence, letters, annotated sketches, receipts, photographs, financial records, and printed material related to commissioned works by woodworker and sculptor George Nakashima for art collector Marshall Reisman.
Arrangement note:
The collection is arranged as 3 series: Series 1: Annotated Sketches, 1972, 1989 (Box 1; 1 folder) Series 2: Letters and Related Financial Records, 1959-2001 (Box 1; 5 folders) Series 3: Printed Material 1962-2010 (Box 1; 2 folders)
Biographical/Historical note:
Marshall Reisman (1914-2009) and his wife Dorothy (1914-2008) were both art collectors from Syracuse, NY. They commissioned furniture and other objects from George Nakashima (1905-1990).
Provenance:
Donated by the Dorothy and Marshall M. Reisman Foundation through Robert Falter, trustee, 2010.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Topic:
Collectors and collecting -- New York (State)  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Art commissions  Search this
Woodworkers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Sketches
Citation:
Marshall Reisman papers concerning George Nakashima, 1959-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.reismars
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-reismars