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Frederick Franck photographs, 1962-1963

Franck, Frederick Sigfred, 1909-2006

Painter, Author, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 47 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: 45 photographs of Franck's drawings done at the Ecumenical Council in Rome in 1962; an American exhibition catalogue for some of these drawings; and a résumé.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter and writer (New York, N.Y.). Full name Frederick Sigfred Franck; b. Apr. 12, 1909, in Maastricht, the Netherlands; came to the U.S. and became an American citizen in 1945; d. June 5, 2006, Warwick, N.Y. Had a degree in dentistry.


Donated 1963 by Frederick Franck. Died in 2006.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 8 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

Frederick Franck photographs, 1962-1963. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.