Remo Farruggio papers, 1937-1983

Farruggio, Remo, b. 1906 d. 1981
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 0.5 linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Correspondence, mostly from art galleries, but also including letters (some are photocopies) from Francis Henry Taylor, Robert Beverly Hale, Joseph Green Butler, Morris Davidson, Raphael Soyer, Jacob Kainen, and Theodore Roszak; photographs of Farruggio and photographs and slides of his paintings; writings and notes, including Farruggio's "credo"; business records, mostly receipts for works of art; two scrapbooks, containing clippings and other printed items; exhibition catalogs and announcements;

clippings and articles; and miscellaneous printed materials. Also included are two published books illustrated by Farruggio: THE ART OF LOVE by Ovid and WHAT HAPPENS NEXT? by Beatrice Schenk de Regniers.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; New York, N.Y.
Painter; New York, N.Y.

Donated 1976-1985 by Remo and Ella Farruggio.
Donated 1976-1984 by Remo and Ella Farruggio.

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