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Federico Castellon papers, 1935-1967

Federico Castellon papers, 1935-1967

Castellón, Federico, 1914-1971

Sculptor, Painter, Draftsmen (artists)

Collection Information

Size: 1.6 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 2 reels)

Summary: Correspondence; photographs; sketches; scrapbooks; exhibition notices and catalogs; publications; and printed material.

REEL D297: Letters to his wife, Hilda, written from Yaddo, Africa, China, Paris, Rome, India, and Provincetown, Mass.; clippings; exhibition notices and catalogs; 3 scrapbooks, 1938-1942, and 1935; and magazine clippings of writings about and by Castellon.

UNMICROFILMED: Correspondence, photographs, sketches, and publications.

REEL 74: 24 drawings of flags and banners by Castellon.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, sculptor, graphic artist; Brooklyn, New York. Born in Almeria, Spain, 1914; d. 1971.

Provenance

Donated 1966-1971 by Federico Castellon.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reels D297 and 74 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

Federico Castellon papers, 1935-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.