Gedeon, Lucinda H.,
Art historian, Museum director
Los Angeles, Calif.; Purchase, New York, U.S.A.; Vero Beach, Florida, U.S.A.
Collection size: 1.4 linear ft.
Collection Summary: Research material on painter Charles W. White compiled by Gedeon, most of which was compiled for a catalogue raisonné at UCLA in 1980-1981. Included are correspondence with collectors and museums; draft writings; transcripts of interviews concerning White; a card file catalogue of works of art by White; photographs and negatives of works of art by White; printed material; a bibliography; and miscellany.
Biographical/Historical Note: Art historian, Los Angeles, Calif. Gedeon completed her Master's Degree on the work of White in the History of Art at UCLA in 1981. Charles W. (Wilbert) White; b. Apr. 2, 1918, Chicago, Ill.; d. Oct. 3, 1979; African American painter.
Donated 2007 by Lucinda H. Gedeon.