Federico Castellon papers, 1935-1967

Castellón, Federico, b. 1914 d. 1971
Painter, Sculptor, Draftsman (artist)
Active in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Collection size: 1.6 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 2 reels)

Collection Summary: Correspondence; photographs; sketches; scrapbooks; exhibition notices and catalogs; publications; and printed material.

REEL D297: Letters to his wife, Hilda, written from Yaddo, Africa, China, Paris, Rome, India, and Provincetown, Mass.; clippings; exhibition notices and catalogs; 3 scrapbooks, 1938-1942, and 1935; and magazine clippings of writings about and by Castellon.

UNMICROFILMED: Correspondence, photographs, sketches, and publications.

REEL 74: 24 drawings of flags and banners by Castellon.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, sculptor, graphic artist; Brooklyn, New York. Born in Almeria, Spain, 1914; d. 1971.

Donated 1966-1971 by Federico Castellon.

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