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Emanuel Glicen Romano papers, 1922-1967

Romano, Emanuel Glicenstein, 1897-1984

Muralist, Painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 400 Items, on 2 microfilm reels

Summary: Correspondence, printed material, scrapbooks, diaries, photographs, sketches and a biography.
REEL N69-60: Correspondence; articles on Romano, exhibition announcements and catalogs; photographs; scrapbooks; and illustrations of Romano's work.
REEL 693: Diaries, 1943-1944 and 1951-1953; an autobiography and a "double biography" of Romano and his father, artist Enrico Glicenstein; and sketches.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, illustrator; New York, N.Y. Born in Rome, Italy. Studied in Switzerland with his father, Enrico Glicenstein.


Lent for microfilming by Emanuel G. Romano, 1969 and 1974. Photocopy of the biography and autobiography donated by Romano, 1974.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, Emanuel Glicen Romano, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels N69-60 and 693 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Biography and autobiography: are photocopies.

Restrictions on Access

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

Emanuel Glicen Romano papers, 1922-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.