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James Prestini notebooks, 1936-1979

Prestini, James Libero, 1908-1993

Art teacher, Designer, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 1 Linear foot, (7 v.)

Summary: Notebooks contain primarily printed material. Included are 1 v. of photocopies of essays by Prestini, 1972-1976; 1 v. of biographical material; 1 v. of magazine articles, not in chronological order, 1949-1986; and 4 v., 1936-1980, arranged chronologically, of newspaper clippings, articles, exhibition announcements, and other printed material concerning Prestini's career.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor, designer; Berkeley, California. Died 1993.


Donated 1983 by James Prestini.

How to Use This Collection

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

James Prestini notebooks, 1936-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.