Nela Arias-Misson papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.arianela
Creators:
Arias-Misson, Nela, 1915-2015
Dates:
1916-1984
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Linear foot
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The Nela Arias-Misson papers measure 1.0 linear foot and date from 1916-1984. Included is biographical material, personal and professional correspondence with Hans Hofmann and others, personal business records, photographs, and rare printed material documenting the development of Arias-Misson's painting as well as her engagement with prominent art figures and movements.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Nela Arias-Misson (1915- 2015) was a Cuban-born painter who spent significant portions of her life in New York City, Provincetown, Massachsetts, Spain, and Miami.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated in 2020 by Flor Mayoral and Marcelo Llobell, executors and estate representatives.

Using the Collection
Terms of Use
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Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.

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Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Cuban American artists Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Latino and Latin American artists Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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