Andrew Bucci papers, 1947-1985

Bucci, Andrew A., b. 1922
Painter, Watercolorist
Active in Miss.

Collection size: 0.7 linear ft.

Collection Summary: Letters to Bucci, works of art, a photograph, and printed material.

Letters, postcards, and handmade holiday cards to Bucci are from artists Anna Baker, Verda Berdich, Kathleen Blackshear, Marie Hull, Dan Flavin, Hosford Fontaine, Ethel Spears, and Paul Wieghardt. Also included is one letter from Jane Terrell, cousin of Blackshear, regarding the recent deaths of Blackshear and Spears and a photograph of them in Texas,1966.

Works of art are by Bucci, and include six figure drawings with fellow student H.C. Westermann modeling, from a life drawing class at the Art Institute of Chicago, 1947-48. Printed material relates to the artists and the Allison art colony in Way, Miss., and includes newspaper clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements, brochures, programs and illustrated calendars.

Biographical/Historical Note: Andrew Bucci (1922-2014) was a painter and watercolorist in Maryland.

Donated 2007 and 2011 by Andrew Bucci.

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