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Giovanni Carandente letters, 1962-1963

Carandente, Giovanni

Arts administrator, Art critic


Collection Information

Size: 130 Items, (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Correspondence with sculptors Alexander Calder, Herbert Ferber, Boris Lurie, and David Smith, conveying information about their works included in the Festival of Two Worlds, "Sculpture in the city" exhibition. The festival was held in Spoleto, Italy in 1963, and Carandente was the art director.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art director, painter and critic; Italy.


Lent for microfilming 1963 by Giovanni Carandente.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel ITRO1 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Microfilmed in Italy, Spring 1963.

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

Giovanni Carandente letters, 1962-1963. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.