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Carlos and Rhoda LeBlanc Lopez papers, 1932-1973

Creator:
Lopez, Carlos, 1908-1953  Search this
Lopez, Rhoda LeBlanc, 1912-  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Topic:
Ceramics  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- San Diego  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- Michigan  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5493
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211358
AAA_collcode_lopecarp
Theme:
Diaries
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Latino and Latin American
Craft
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211358

Carlos and Rhoda LeBlanc Lopez papers

Creator:
Lopez, Carlos, 1908-1953  Search this
Lopez, Rhoda LeBlanc, 1912-  Search this
Extent:
392 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
1932-1973
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence; biographical data; journal; sketchbook and sketches; photographs; and printed material.
Carlos Lopez material includes: a biographical typescript; an illustrated journal recording Carlos Lopez's army experiences and travels along the Gold Coast of Africa in 1943; an undated sketchbook of drawings; 44 undated sketches, some done as studies for his ceramics; 94 photographs of Carlos Lopez, his family, his travels, and his works of art; exhibition catalogs; and printed material including articles, clippings, press releases, and miscellany.
Rhoda Lopez material includes: four letters; biographical data from the 1973 exhibition catalog "California in Clay"; 16 photographs of Rhoda Lopez, her ceramics, and her works of art, including an undated photograph by George Lyons of her sculpture, "Figure of Christ," done for the Clairmont Lutheran Church in San Diego, California; and printed matter including publications, articles, and clippings, a few discussing her work as a medical illustrator in 1955.
Biographical / Historical:
Ceramists, and Rhoda is also a sculptor; San Diego, Calif. and Michigan. Carlos was born in Havana, Cuba.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1979 by Rhoda Lopez.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Ceramicists -- California -- San Diego  Search this
Sculptors -- California -- San Diego  Search this
Ceramicists -- Michigan  Search this
Sculptors -- Michigan  Search this
Topic:
Ceramics  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- San Diego  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- Michigan  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.lopecarp
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-lopecarp

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