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Antonio Cirino papers, 1909-1977

Cirino, Antonio, 1889-

Art teacher, Printmaker, Jeweler


Collection Information

Size: 307 Items, (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: Letters from officials of the Rhode Island School of Design where Cirino taught, particularly from Royal B. Farnum; files on Ernest Pellegrini and Anthony Thieme; articles and lectures on the teaching of art, art as a vocation, jewelry-making and the Smoot-Hawley tariff, art and industry, and other topics; sketches and prints; scrapbooks; photographs; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Printmaker, jeweler, art instructor; Providence, Rhode Island. Taught at Rhode Island School of Design.


Lent for microfilming 1977 by Antonio Cirino.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 1270 and 1272 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

Antonio Cirino papers, 1909-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.