Stefano Cusumano papers, 1928-1979

Cusumano, Stefano, b. 1912 d. 1975
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 1.2 linear ft.(partially microfilmed on 2 reels)

Collection Summary: Correspondence; notes; sketchbooks; photographs; clippings, and printed material. REELS 296-297: Biographical material; Letters from Samuel Adler, Sidney Delevante, Margaret Breuning and others; poems and lectures; notes and drafts for a book on structure and drawing; catalogs, photographs and printed material. REEL D254: Personal and business correspondence; American and Italian exhibition catalogs and notices; notebooks; sketchbooks; a scrapbook; lectures and printed matter used as teaching material; and photographs of Cusumano and his work. UNMICROFILMED: Correspondence; notes for an unpublished book; notes for lectures; an undated sketchbook; clippings and other printed material; xerox copies of reviews; and Cusumano's 1929 high school yearbook designed by him.

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

Material on reel D254 lent for microfilming by Stefano Cusumano 1966. All other materials donated by Stefano and Mrs. Cusumano, 1972-1982.

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