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[Hugo Robus sculpture] [graphic] / Carroll Siskind [photographer], 1944-1958

[Hugo Robus sculpture] [graphic] / Carroll Siskind [photographer], 1944-1958

Siskind, Carroll

Photographer

Collection Information

Size: 56 photonegatives : b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

Summary: Fifty-three negatives of 31 sculptures by Hugo Robus, ca. 1944-1958 taken by Siskind. In addition, there are one of Robus' "Maternal," 1930, photographed by Consuelo Kanaga; and two of Robus' "Girl Holding Vase No Head," undated, by an unknown photographer.

Biographical/Historical Note

Siskind was Robus' photographer in the 1940's and 1950's.

Provenance

Donated 1995 by Carroll Siskind.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

[Hugo Robus sculpture] [graphic] / Carroll Siskind [photographer], 1944-1958. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.