Nicholas Brigante papers

Collection ID:
Brigante, Nicholas P., 1895-1989
Physical Description:
0.6 Linear feet
(on 3 partial microfilm reels)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, printed materials, and photographs.
Scope and Contents
REEL LA 1: Catalogs and photographs of Brigante's work.
Scope and Contents
REEL 1357: Letters to Brigante; exhibition catalogs and announcements; and invitations.
Scope and Contents
REEL 3967: Nine letters from Stanton Macdonald-Wright, and a letter from Brigante to Macdonald-Wright; an undated letter from Macdonald-Wright to Frank Stevens; an undated photograph of Macdonald-Wright with Jack Wells; Macdonald-Wright exhibition announcements and catalogs; 2 newsletters; and a gallery review relating to Brigante.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter; Los Angeles, California. Brigante and Stanton Macdonald-Wright were close friends.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels LA 1, 1357, and 3967 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Material on reels 1357 and 3967 donated 1975 and 1986 by Brigante. Material on reel LA 1 lent 1964 by Brigante.

Other Title
Other Title
Betty Hoag (microfilm title, reel LA 1)

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- Los Angeles Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painting, Abstract -- California -- Los Angeles Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- California -- Los Angeles Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Macdonald-Wright, Stanton, 1890-1973 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001