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Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors records, 1940-1975

Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors records, 1940-1975

Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors

Collection Information

Size: 0.5 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Addition: 1.0 linear ft.

Summary: Organizational records, exhibition catalogs, scrapbook, photographs, and printed materials.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art association; New York, N.Y. Founded 1940 as an alternative to the Artists' Congress.

Provenance

Records on reel N69-75 lent for microfilming by the Federation in 1969. Unmicrofilmed papers donated 1974 by Edith Bry (Dorothy Feigin treasurer's records), in1976 by Theodore Hios, a painter and member of the Federation, and in 1997 by Anelli Arms, Acting Head of the Federation.

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

Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors records, 1940-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.