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Creator:
Sirugo, Sal, 1920-  Search this
Subject:
Brandt, Warren  Search this
Geist, Sidney  Search this
Ishikawa, Gladys  Search this
McCall, Virginia  Search this
Morgan, Andrew Wesley  Search this
Thomas, Mal  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
0.6 Linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Correspondence; personal documents; tax returns; grant applications; applications for public housing; exhibition catalogs; clippings; 34 personal photographs and 17 photographs of Sirugo's paintings. Correspondence concerns housing difficulties, economic problems, arrangements for exhibitions, Sirugo's art work, and friendships. Among the correspondents are Mal Thomas, Andrew Morgan, Warren Brandt, Gladys Ishikawa, and Sidney Geist. Virginia McCall, Sirugo's art teacher during his convalescence, writes about art as occupational therapy for disabled veterans.
Citation:
Sal Sirugo papers, 1936-1976. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Painter; New York, N.Y.
Language Note:
English .
Provenance:
Donated 1977 by Salvatore Sirugo.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art therapy  Search this
Artists -- New York (State) -- Social conditions  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8657
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210837
AAA_collcode_sirusal
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210837