A Finding Aid to the Cundo Bermúdez Scrapbook,
1937-1975
, in the Archives of American Art

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.bermcund
Creators:
Bermúdez, Cundo, 1914-
Dates:
1937-1975
Languages:
Multiple languages
The records are in English and Spanish.
English; Spanish
Physical Description:
1 Volume
Repository:
This one-volume scrapbook contains clippings dating from 1937 to 1975, that document the career of Cuban American painter, Cundo Bermúdez.

Scope and Content Note
Scope and Content Note
The collection consists of a one-volume scrapbook of clippings from Cuban, American, and Puerto Rican newspapers that date from 1937 to 1975. The scrapbook provides scattered documentation of the career of Cuban American painter, Cundo Bermúdez, and primarily contains exhibition reviews.

Biographical Note
Biographical Note
Born in Havana in 1914, Cuban modernist painter Cundo Bermúdez exhibited his work extensively in Latin America and had his first one-man show in the United States at the Pan American Union in 1948.

Administration
Alternative Forms Available
This collection is available on 35 mm microfilm reel 5138 at the Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Stephanie Ashley
Provenance
The scrapbook was loaned to the Archives of American Art for microfilming in 1996 by Teresa Callava, great-niece of Cundo Bermúdez, and was returned to Callava in 1997.

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
The collection is open for research. Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Ownership and Literary Rights
The Cundo Bermúdez scrapbook was loaned to the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, for microfilming. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Preferred Citation
Cundo Bermúdez scrapbook, 1937-1975. Microfilmed by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Keywords
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Bermúdez, Cundo, 1914- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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