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[Eulogy to Xavier Gonzalez], 1993 Oct. 24

[Eulogy to Xavier Gonzalez], 1993 Oct. 24

Reynolds, Sally K.

Dealer

Collection Information

Size: 6 p. (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: A typescript of Sally K. Reynolds' eulogy at the memorial service for Xavier Gonzalez held at the Art Students League in New York City on October 24, 1993. It includes excerpts from Reynolds' interview with Xavier and Ethel Gonzalez conducted on August 8, 1990, in which Gonzalez spoke of his childhood in Mexico, his move to the United States, working as a fruit picker in Iowa, and stockyards in Chicago, and events leading to a scholarship to the at the Art Institute of Chicago.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art dealer; New York City.

Provenance

Donated 1993 by Sally K. Reynolds.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 5284 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

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

[Eulogy to Xavier Gonzalez], 1993 Oct. 24. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.