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Anthony Joseph Lauck papers, 1947-1970

Anthony Joseph Lauck papers, 1947-1970

Lauck, Anthony J. (Anthony Joseph), 1908-2001

Sculptor, Educator

Collection Information

Size: 350 items (on 1 microfilm reel).

Summary: Correspondence and clippings relating to Lauck's own sculpture, his interest in liturgical art, and his work as head of the Department of Art and the Art Gallery at Notre Dame University; correspondence from Ivan Mestrovic, Fred Nagler, Ralph Fabri, Charles Burchfield and Ulfert Wilke.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor and educator; born Indiana, Indianapolis. Has received numerous awards for his works in stone and wood and has exhibited extensively. Taught drawing and sculpture at University of Notre Dame, 1950-1973.

Provenance

Lauck retained his original papers, but gave the Archives of American Art a 16mm filmed copy of them which the Archives subsequently transferred to 35mm microfilm.

Location of Originals

  • Originals in the possession of Anthony J. Lauck, C.S.C.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm roll 143 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Anthony Joseph Lauck papers, 1947-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.