Federico Castellon papers

Collection ID:
Castellón, Federico, 1914-1971
Physical Description:
1.6 Linear feet
(partially microfilmed on 2 reels)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence; photographs; sketches; scrapbooks; exhibition notices and catalogs; publications; and printed material.
Scope and Contents
REEL D297: Letters to his wife, Hilda, written from Yaddo, Africa, China, Paris, Rome, India, and Provincetown, Mass.; clippings; exhibition notices and catalogs; 3 scrapbooks, 1938-1942, and 1935; and magazine clippings of writings about and by Castellon.
Scope and Contents
UNMICROFILMED: Correspondence, photographs, sketches, and publications.
Scope and Contents
REEL 74: 24 drawings of flags and banners by Castellon.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, sculptor, graphic artist; Brooklyn, New York. Born in Almeria, Spain, 1914; d. 1971.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels D297 and 74 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1966-1971 by Federico Castellon.

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
Art, Modern -- 20th century Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hispanic American artists Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scrapbooks Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
750 9th Street, NW
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001