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Louis Waldman research material on Forrest Bess, 1922-1989

Waldman, Louis

Art historian


Collection Information

Size: 0.6 Linear feet

Summary: Biographical material, correspondence, exhibition catalogs, reviews, a list of Bess's exhibitions; and manuscripts by Waldman, "Drawings of Forrest Bess" and "Forrest Bess: Catalogue Raisonne of Pictures."

Biographical/Historical Note

Waldman: art historian; New York, N.Y.; Bess: painter.


Donated 1994 by Louis Waldman.

How to Use This Collection

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Many items are photocopies.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Louis Waldman research material on Forrest Bess, 1922-1989. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.