Mirella Bentivoglio correspondence regarding Ben Shahn, 1959-1962

Bentivoglio, Mirella, b. 1922

Collection size: 24 items.

Collection Summary: Correspondence tied with research in preparation for Bentivoglio's book on Shahn. Includes two letters from Edith Gregor Halpert of the Downtown Gallery. Also includes one copy photograph of Shahn's photo "The accordion player" and a printed flier for "A treasury of Yiddish stories" (a book with illustrations by Shahn).

Biographical/Historical Note: Mirella Bentivoglio (b. 1922) is an Italian sculptor, book artist, and performance artist.

Donated by Frances Pohl, a friend of Bentivoglio's, in 1992.

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