Records relating to art commissions, 1954-1968

First National Bank of Fort Worth (Fort Worth, Tex.)
Banks (buildings)
Fort Worth, Tex.

Collection size: 128 items (on 1 microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: A file containing correspondence, photographs and publicity material relating to the Isamu Noguchi sculpture commissioned for the bank's plaza; a file of publicity material about the bank's commissioning Christmas paintings from Texas artists, including Kelly Fearing and Dickson Reeder; and a scrapbook of clippings on the Bror Utter paintings commissioned by First National Bank.

Lent for microfilming, 1980, by the First National Bank of Fort Worth, via Gordon Crow, Vice President of the bank, as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.

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