Jean Xceron letters from David Smith, 1940-1957

Xceron, Jean, b. 1890 d. 1967
Painter
Active in Washington, D.C.; New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 4 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Smith writes about his upcoming exhibition at the Willard Gallery, 1940. He asks Xceron for information on Xavier Gonzalez for an article he is writing, and thanks him for influencing him "to concentrate on sculpture. I'm forever glad you did, it's more my energy, tho I make 200 color drawings a year and sometimes painting...."

Provenance unknown.

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