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Alfonso Ossorio papers, 1949-1981

Alfonso Ossorio papers, 1949-1981

Ossorio, Alfonso A., 1916-1990

Sculptor, Painter

Collection Information

Size: 0.7 linear ft. (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence; writings; photographs; financial material; exhibition catalogs; clippings; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, sculptor; New York, N.Y. Died 1990.


Material on reel 2000 lent for microfilming 1980 and material on reel 3888 donated 1980-1981 by Alfonso A. Ossorio.

Location of Originals

  • Location of originals unknown.
  • Reel 2000: Originals returned to Ossorio after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 2000 & 3888 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Alfonso Ossorio papers, 1949-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.