Sidney Geist papers, 1938-1994

Geist, Sidney, b. 1914 d. 2005
Sculptor
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 1.2 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Collection Summary: REEL 795: Scrapbook containing fifteen photographs of Geist's sculpture and one clipping, 1939. UNMICROFILMED: Printed material, 1941-1994; letters, 1979-1992; and manuscripts of "Brancusi, A Study of a Sculptor" and "Brancusi: The Kiss."

Biographical/Historical Note: Sculptor, critic. Born 1914.

Scrapbook on reel 795 was lent for microfilming by Geist, 1974; he donated the remainder, 1994.

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