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Edward Arcenio Chavez papers, 1933-1982

Edward Arcenio Chavez papers, 1933-1982

Chavez, Edward Arcenio, 1917-1995

Muralist, Sculptor, Painter, Lithographer

Collection Information

Size: 1.0 linear ft.

Summary: Biographical information; business records, 1941 and 1951; letters received by Chavez, including many from Edward Rowan, Olin Dows, and Fletcher Martin; writings; a transcript of an interview with Chavez conducted by Joseph Trovato, 1964; photographs of Chavez and works of art; press releases; clippings; exhibition announcements and catalogs; art education brochures; 3 books containing references to Chavez; and miscellaneous printed materials.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, sculptor; Woodstock, New York.


Donated 1984 by George Arents Research Library, Syracuse University.

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How to Cite This Collection

Edward Arcenio Chavez papers, 1933-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.