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Constance Richardson letters from E.P. Richardson and others, 1935-1957

Constance Richardson letters from E.P. Richardson and others, 1935-1957

Richardson, Constance Coleman, 1905-2002

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 0.4 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 3 reels)

Summary: Letters to Constance Richardson, most from her husband E.P. Richardson (unmicrofilmed), 1942, and condolence letters she received upon his death in 1985. The remainder relate to Richardson's own painting career.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Detroit, Mich. Married Edgar P. Richardson, who was a director of the Detroit Institute of Arts (1945-1962) and founder of the Archives of American Art.

Provenance

Donated 1960 and 1986 by Constance C. Richardson.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels D10, 267, 3470 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION IS BEING PROCESSED AND IS CLOSED TO RESEARCHERS. 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

Constance Richardson letters from E.P. Richardson and others, 1935-1957. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.