Max Shaye papers relating to Jacques Lipchitz

Collection ID:
Shaye, Max
Physical Description:
25 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence with Jacques Lipchitz concerning the procurement of Lipchitz's sculpture, MIRACLE II, for the Shaarey Zedek Synagogue, in Southfield, Michigan; a letter from Shaye to H.D. Mott, Lipchitz's step-son and lawyer; and 2 undated photographs of MIRACLE II.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art administrator; Southfield, Mich. Lipchitz was a sculptor. He died in 1973.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 2428 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to lender, Max Shaye, after microfilming.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming 1981 by Max Shaye.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculptors Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arts administrators -- Michigan Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Washington, D.C. 20001