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Jean Xceron papers, 1931-1966

Jean Xceron papers, 1931-1966

Xceron, Jean, 1890-1967

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 550 items (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Correspondence, 1938-1966; clippings, 1948-1966; an exhibition catalog, 1965; and a scrapbook, 1931-1961.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; New York, N.Y. Born Greece. Came to U.S. at age of fourteen. Worked at Guggenheim Museum. Pioneer of non-objective painting.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1966 by Jean Xceron.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Jean Xceron after microfilming.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel D294 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Jean Xceron papers, 1931-1966. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.