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Jean Xceron letters from David Smith, 1940-1957

Jean Xceron letters from David Smith, 1940-1957

Xceron, Jean, 1890-1967

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 4 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: Smith writes about his upcoming exhibition at the Willard Gallery, 1940. He asks Xceron for information on Xavier Gonzalez for an article he is writing, and thanks him for influencing him "to concentrate on sculpture. I'm forever glad you did, it's more my energy, tho I make 200 color drawings a year and sometimes painting...."

Provenance

Provenance unknown.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 3482 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Jean Xceron letters from David Smith, 1940-1957. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.