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John Bernard Flannagan papers, 1923-1958

Flannagan, John Bernard, 1895?-1942



Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet, (83 items)

Summary: Biographical and exhibition data; a list of works; correspondence; a journal; notes and writings; notes by Magherita Flannagan; typescripts of a catalogue preface by Carl Zigrosser and a preface to Flannagan's letters by W. R. Valentiner; an application for a Guggenheim fellowship; a contract; sketches; exhibition catalogues and invitations; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor and engraver (New York, N.Y.)


The donor, Margherita Flannagan Montgomery, is John Bernard Flannagan's widow. The papers were received via Anner M. Whitehead, who used the papers in his research on Flannagan.

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How to Cite This Collection

John Bernard Flannagan papers, 1923-1958. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.