Lois Dailey Orswell letters from Curt Valentin and Richard Stankiewicz

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.orswlois
Creators:
Orswell, Lois, 1904-1998
Valentin, Curt, 1902-1954
Dates:
1945-1959
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
28 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
22 letters and postcards from Curt Valentin, written from Europe and New York City, regarding buying trips and suggesting purchases; and six letters from Richard Stankiewicz, regarding his sculpture, his studio, working on drawings, and planning a dinner with Orswell.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Lois Dailey Orswell (1904-1998) was an art collector from Narragansett, R.I.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3161 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The donor, Wolfgang Freitag Bafflin of the Fine Arts Library of the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, acted as liason between Orswell and the Archives of American Art.

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
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art -- Collectors and collecting Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stankiewicz, Richard, 1922-1983 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
https://www.aaa.si.edu/