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Werner, Nat, 1908-1991  Search this
Wolfe, Thomas  Search this
Pine, Geri  Search this
Van Vechten, Carl  Search this
Ulmann, Doris  Search this
Perkins, Maxwell E. (Maxwell Evarts)  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
1.6 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.
Correspondence, photographs and negatives, and printed material documenting Werner's professional career as a sculptor. Of note is correspondence relating to Werner's portrait bust of Thomas Wolfe, including letters from Werner requesting photographic portraits of Wolfe and letters from Carl Van Vechten, and Wolfe's editors, Maxwell Perkins and Edward Aswell. The majority of the photographs and negatives are reproductions of sculpture; also included are images of Werner, his wife, Geri Pine, and photographs taken by Carl Van Vechten and Doris Ulman. Printed material consists of catalogs, articles, announcements, and checklists.
Nat Werner papers, 1930s-1980s. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Sculptor; New York, New York; Southampton, N.Y. Born 1907? Died 1991.
Language Note:
English .
Donated 2002 by Janis Conner and Joel Rosenkranz, private dealers in American sculpture.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
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Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art