Carl Nesjar papers, [ca.1962]-1981

Nesjar, Carl, b. 1920
Painter, Photographer, Sculptor
Active in Cambridge, Mass.; Oslo, Norway

Collection size: 0.2 linear ft.

Collection Summary: List of Picasso/Nesjar works in concrete, exhibition catalogs, clippings, photocopies of two letters, including one from Joan Mondale, photocopies of articles on Nesjar.

Biographical/Historical Note: Sculptor; painter; photographer; Oslo, Norway; Cambridge, Mass. Nejar has executed numerous works by Pablo Picasso in concrete. He introduced Picasso to this technique in 1956 and was given exclusive rights to carry out his works in that medium.

Donated 1982 by Carl Nesjar.

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