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Gerhard Marcks letters from Frans Wildenhain, 1950-1979

Gerhard Marcks letters from Frans Wildenhain, 1950-1979

Marcks, Gerhard, 1889-1981

Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: 87 items (on 1 microfilm reel).

Summary: 87 letters to Marcks from Frans Wildenhain.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor, monumental stone sculptor, bronze, and woodcuts. Born in Berlin, East Germany in 1889. Taught at School of Applied Art, Bauhaus, Halle and Hamburg. Last of Germany's three "Expressionist" sculptors.

Provenance

Microfilm donated by Ludwig Veit of the Germanisches National Museum, West Germany

Location of Originals

  • Originals in Germanisches National Museum, Nurnberg, West Germany.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 2435 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Gerhard Marcks letters from Frans Wildenhain, 1950-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.