Archives of American Art

National Collection of Fine Arts records relating to Alexander Archipenko

Collection ID:
National Collection of Fine Arts (U.S.)
Monograph is in Italian.
Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Papers related to an exhibition of Archipenko's sculpture and graphic art organized by UCLA Art Galleries and exhibited at NCFA in 1968. Included are correspondence concerning the Archipenko estate and the exhibition; a monograph, ALEXANDER ARCHIPENKO; a copy of an article, "The Terra-Cottas of Alexander Archipenko;" a bibliography and list of his works; and seven photographs of groups of sculpture in the exhibition.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
National Collection of Fine Arts is part of the Smithsonian Institution. It's name was changed by an act of Congress to National Museum of American Art in 1980.

Reproduction Note
Many of the items are photocopies.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
William Walker of the NCFA Library transferred this material to the Archives.

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 table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- Exhibitions Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculptors Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Archipenko, Alexander, 1887-1964 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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