Adele Travisano letters and printed material relating to George McNeil, 1972-2006

Travisano, Adele, b. 1944
Painter
Active in Medford, Mass.

McNeil, George, b. 1908 d. 1995
Painter, Printmaker
Active in New York,N.Y.

Collection size: 15 items

Collection Summary: Ten letters and two postcards from George McNeil to his former student Adele Travisano, 1972-1993. McNeil writes about exhibitions, books, painting materials, his health, and other topics. Printed material documents McNeil's relationship with students through an exhibition announcement for Teachers and Students held at Acme Fine Art, 2004, and a catalog for Making it New: George McNeil & His Students, co-curated by Travisano for the Montserrat College of Art; and a brochure for Fall 2006 Montserrat College of Art's Fall 2006 Visiting Artists series' events.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; Medford, Mass.; b. 1944. Travisano was a student of George McNeil's at Pratt Institute, 1966-1968.

Donated 2006 and 2011 by Adele Travisano.

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