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Anthony Candido papers, 1954-2010

Candido, Anthony, 1924-

Painter, Architect, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 11.5 linear feet

Summary: The papers of architect and painter Anthony Candido measure 11.5 linear feet and date from 1954-2010. Included are biographical material; correspondence with artists; teaching files from Cooper Union, School of Architecture; sketchbooks and drawings (many annotated); exhibition files; photographs of architecture, and paintings of Candido's wife, choreographer Nancy Meehan.

Biographical/Historical Note

Anthony Candido (1924-) is an architect, painter and professor in New York, New York, N.Y.


Sketchbooks and drawings were lent by Anthony Candido for microfilming in 1970-1971. He subsequently donated them in 2019 along with additional papers.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Portions of the collection, including sketchbooks, 1954-1971, and drawings,1957-1970, are available on microfilm reels N70-57-N70-59, N70-69-N70-72, 59, and 94 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.

How to Cite This Collection

Anthony Candido papers, 1954-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.