Roman A. Clef (aka Henry E. Guerriero) and Michael Leopold papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.guerhenr
Creators:
Clef, Roman A., 1929-
Leopold, Michael, 1929-
Dates:
1968-1980
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
0.4 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Photographs of Leopold and Clef in their studio and of William Dole and Ruth S. Schaffner at an exhibition opening; manuscripts by Leopold and Clef entitled "Roman A. Clef on the Works of Henry Guerriero," "X-Art," "Polarity,"and "Refinement and Re-Evaluation," and drafts for catalog texts; exhibition catalogs and announcements; and a draft for a Henry Guerriero exhibition catalog by art critic Richard Ames.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Sculptor, writer; California. In 1978 Henry Guerriero changed his name to Roman A. Clef. Michael Leopold is his "collaborator-in-print," critic and writer.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Clef and Leopold, 1979-1980.

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

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Artists' writings Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- Los Angeles Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art critics -- California -- Los Angeles Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculptors -- California -- Los Angeles Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Artists' studios -- California Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dole, William, 1917- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Schaffner, Ruth S. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Clef, Roman A., 1929- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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