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David Barr papers relating to Charles Biederman, 1963-1976

David Barr papers relating to Charles Biederman, 1963-1976

Barr, David John, 1939-

Sculptor, Painter

Collection Information

Size: 26 items.

Summary: 18 letters from sculptor Charles Biederman, writing of his views on art, artists, structuralism, constructivists, dealers, exhibiting, etc.; exhibition catalogs showing Biederman's work, and two magazine articles about Biederman.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor and painter; Oak Park, Mich. As a young artist interested in structuralism, Barr introduced himself to the sculptor Charles Biederman (b. 1906), and subsequently maintained a correspondence with him.


Lent for mirofilming 1977 by David Barr.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to David Barr after microfilming.

Microfilm reel 1294 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

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