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Joseph Emile Renier papers, 1914-1967

Renier, Joseph Emile, 1887-1966

Metal-worker, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 1.6 Linear feet (1900 items)

Summary: Biographical sketches and resumes; correspondence about his sculpture and medal commissions; condolence letters; awards, lists of his commissions, and a notebook with photos of sculpture and sales information; contracts, invoices, purchase orders, and receipts for his commissions; sketchbooks, sketches, and blue prints; photos of his work; exhibition catalogs, and printed miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor, medalist.


These papers were transferred from the NMAA-NPG Library, Smithsonian Institution, in 1979.

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How to Cite This Collection

Joseph Emile Renier papers, 1914-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.