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Adele Travisano letters and printed material relating to George McNeil, 1972-2006

Adele Travisano letters and printed material relating to George McNeil, 1972-2006

Travisano, Adele, 1944-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 15 items

Summary: Ten letters and two postcards from George McNeil to his former student Adele Travisano, 1972-1993. McNeil writes about exhibitions, books, painting materials, his health, and other topics. Printed material documents McNeil's relationship with students through an exhibition announcement for Teachers and Students held at Acme Fine Art, 2004, and a catalog for Making it New: George McNeil & His Students, co-curated by Travisano for the Montserrat College of Art; and a brochure for Fall 2006 Montserrat College of Art's Fall 2006 Visiting Artists series' events.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Medford, Mass.; b. 1944. Travisano was a student of George McNeil's at Pratt Institute, 1966-1968.

Provenance

Donated 2006 and 2011 by Adele Travisano.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Adele Travisano letters and printed material relating to George McNeil, 1972-2006. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.