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Hank Virgona papers, 1953-1981

Virgona, Hank, 1929-

Painter, Printmaker, Illustrator, Graphic designer


Collection Information

Size: 0.6 Linear feet

Summary: A resume; correspondence, including a letter from Henry Kissinger; photographs of Virgona and his work; a manuscript and notes for his book, THE SYSTEM WORKS! as well as a published copy of the book; copies of Yevgeny Yevtushenko's book IVAN THE TERRIBLE, and IVAN THE FOOL, illustrated by Virgona; articles, advertisements, and other printed material illustrated by Virgona; exhibition announcements and catalogs; a cassette recording of an interview with Virgona; sketches and a painting; and miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note

Graphic artist; New York, N.Y.


Donated 1981 by Virgona.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

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How to Cite This Collection

Hank Virgona papers, 1953-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.