Helen Frankenthaler and Robert Motherwell material about David Smith

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.franhele
Creators:
Frankenthaler, Helen, 1928-2011
Motherwell, Robert
Dates:
1953-1965
Languages:
English
.
Physical Description:
96 Items
(on 1 microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Letters from Smith to Frankenthaler and Motherwell; 6 sketchbooks with notes; personal photographs and photographs of Smith's work; a lecture by Smith; and ephemera.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painters; New York, N.Y. Frankenthaler and Motherwell were married, and subsequently divorced. Were good friends of sculptor, David Smith.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel NDSmith D available for use only at Archives of American Art offices.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to lenders, Helen Frankenthaler and Robert Motherwell, after microfilming.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming 1966 by Frankenthaler and Motherwell.

Other Title
Other Title
David Smith papers (microfilm title)

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
ACCESS RESTRICTED; written permission required.
Conditions Governing Access
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- Bolton Landing Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smith, David, 1906-1965 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
750 9th Street, NW
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
https://www.aaa.si.edu/services/questions
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