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Leon Polk Smith papers, 1938-1997

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Series 4: Writings , 1963-1996
13 folders
Box 6

Writings include sixteen published and unpublished scholarly essays on Smith by Lawrence Alloway, Ted Castle, Arthur C. Danto, Carter Ratcliff, and Joseph R. Wolin, among others. The series also includes notes and a brief artist's statement by Smith regarding the pros and cons of modern art galleries.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
Description Container Select
"Constellations", 1989
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Alloway, Lawrence, Four Essays, 1974, 1970, 1981, 1963
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Calas, Nicholas, "Leon Polk Smith, The Pioneer", 1971
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Castle, Ted, "Leon Polk Smith: The Completely Self-Referential Object", 1979
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Danto, Arthur C., "Painting as Sculpture: Leon Polk Smith and Real Space", 1993-1994
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Elger, Dietmar, "Leon Polk Smith - An Introduction", circa 1981
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Parks, Addison, "Leon Polk Smith", 1992, undated
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Ratcliff, Carter, Three Essays, 1971, 1995, 1987
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Seeman, Joan, "Leon Polk Smith", 1978
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Smith, Leon Polk, "Minus Gallery/Plus Gallery", 1965
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Smith, Leon Polk, Notes, circa 1960s-1990s
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Walsh, Grace M., "Leon Polk Smith: A Pioneering Geometric Abstractionist", 1995
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Wolin, Joseph R., "Line Forms Space", 1994
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