This series includes photographs of Abril Lamarque with his friends, colleagues, and fellow club members. Included are photos of Lamarque with members of the Dutch Treat Club; with members of the Society of American magicians and other magicians; with members of the Society of Illustrators; with colleagues Ernesto García Cabral and Conrado Massaguer; and with celebrities Jorge Mañach and Xavier Xugat; among others. Also found are photographs of Lamarque at work teaching seminars and workshops; and Lamarque's magic show performances at the Society of Illustrators annual Christmas show and the Society of American Magicians. Also included in this series are photographs and slides of advertisements, cards, slogans, and logos designed by Lamarque.
This series is arranged by subject.
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The Abril Lamarque papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Abril Lamarque papers, 1883-2001, bulk 1904-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding for the processing and digitization of this collection was provided by The Walton Family Foundation and the Terra Foundation for American Art.