Mirella Bentivoglio correspondence relating to Ben Shahn

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.bentmire
Creators:
Bentivoglio, Mirella, 1922-
Dates:
1959-1962
Languages:
Correspondence mostly in English, some in Italian or French.
Physical Description:
24 Items
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence tied with research in preparation for Bentivoglio's book on Shahn. Includes two letters from Edith Gregor Halpert of the Downtown Gallery. Also includes one copy photograph of Shahn's photo "The accordion player" and a printed flier for "A treasury of Yiddish stories" (a book with illustrations by Shahn).

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Mirella Bentivoglio (b. 1922) is an Italian sculptor, book artist, and performance artist.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Frances Pohl, a friend of Bentivoglio's, in 1992.

Bibliography
Bibliography
Ben Shahn / Mirella Bentivoglio. [Roma] : De Luca, [1963]

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
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Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Sculptors -- Italy Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Book artists -- Italy Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Performance artists -- Italy Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women sculptors Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women performance artists Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Halpert, Edith Gregor, 1900-1970 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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