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Emil Lazarevich papers, 1944-1981

Lazarevich, Emil, 1910-2009



Collection Information

Size: 0.7 Linear feet

Summary: Correspondence, photographs, a scrapbook, works of art and printed material regarding sculptor Emil Lazarevich.
Correspondence is with friends and collectors regarding Lazarevich's work. Of particular note are 49 letters to Lazarevich from Rico Lebrun. Photographs are of Lazarevich and his sculptures. A scrapbook containing clippings, printed material, correspondence, and photographs documents Lazarevich's career from the 1940's through the 1960's. Artwork includes four sketchbooks containing doodles, preparatory drawings, and notes. Printed material includes clippings and small exhibition catalogs relating to Lazarevich's career.

Biographical/Historical Note

Emil Lazarevich (1910-2009) was a sculptor in Santa Barbara, California and Littleton, Colorado.


Donated 2013 by Nancy Papazian, Emil Lazarevich's daughter.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

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How to Cite This Collection

Emil Lazarevich papers, 1944-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.