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Domenico Facci papers, 1914-1995

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Series 6: Photographs , circa 1940 - 1985
(Box 1; 0.2 linear ft.)

Photographs, mainly black and white, are of artwork, people and events.
Photographs of Facci include portraits of the sculptor and views of him in the company of friends and family. In addition, he is shown at work in his studio and while demonstrating the sculptural process. Among the photographs of live demonstrations are Facci sculpting John DeLurie and Lowell Thomas. Other pictures of people are family photographs from social gatherings and celebrations.
Among the photographs of artwork are Facci's finished sculpture, clay models, and related studies. Also found are views of work and installations in progress, among them the Brooklyn Bridge 100th Anniversary reliefs, Neptune Fountain, and unidentified projects. Also found is a photograph of a portrait of Domenico Facci painted by Byron Browne.
Events recorded include and East West Evening with Pearl Buck held at the White House in 1945, and an unidentified costume ball.
Description Container Select
People - Domenico Facci
Portraits circa 1940-1985
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35
With Friends, Family and Others circa 1940-1985
1
36
At Work in Studio, circa 1940-1985
1
37
Sculpture Demonstrations, 1971, circa 1940-1985
1
38
People - Others, circa 1940-1978, undated
1
39
Artwork by Domenico Facci
Animals, undated
1
40
Figures, 1965-1977
1
41
Heads, undated
1
42
Reliefs, undated
1
43
Miscellaneous Subjects, undated
1
44
Brooklyn Bridge in Progress, 1987
1
45
Neptune Fountain in Progress, 1976
1
46
Unidentified Projects in Progress, undated
1
47
Artwork by Byron Browne, undated
1
48
Events
East West Evening, 1945
1
49
Costume Ball (Artists Equity Ball ?), undated
1
50
Dedication of Brooklyn Bridge Plaques, 1987
1
51
Negative of Unidentified Artwork, undated
1
52

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