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Italo Scanga papers, circa 1930-2001

Scanga, Italo, 1932-2001

Painter, Sculptor, Educator

Collection Information

Size: 15.4 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of Italian-American sculptor, educator, printmaker, and painter Italo Scanga, date from circa 1930 to 2001 and measure 15.4 linear feet. The papers focus on Scanga's work as an artist but also include scattered teaching materials. Found are biographical materials, correspondence, artist files, exhibition and gallery files, professional files, a video recording, and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Italo Scanga (1932-2001) was a sculptor, painter, and educator based in San Diego, California.


The Italo Scanga Foundation via Joseph and Katherine Scanga, Italo Scanga's children, donated the papers in 2002.

Language Note

The collection is in English and Italian.