Peter Agoos photographs of art work by Richard Filipowski

Collection ID:
Agoos, Peter
circa 1994
Physical Description:
23 photographic prints : col. ; 6 x 4 in. + negatives

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Photographs taken in 1994 by Peter Agoos, son of art collector Herbert Agoos, of works by Richard Filipowski in Herbert Agoos' collection, including paintings, collage, and sculpture completed circa 1947-1953.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Richard Filipowski (1923-2008) was a designer, sculptor, and teacher from Massachusetts.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1994 by Peter Agoos, whose father, Herbert Agoos, was a collector of Filipowski's work. Agoos was asked to photograph the works by AAA's New England Regional Collector at Filipowski's suggestion.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
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Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Sculpture, American -- Photographs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Filipowski, Richard, 1923-2008 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Agoos, Herbert M., 1915-1992 -- Art collections -- Photographs Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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