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[Louise Nevelson exhibition installation at Grand Central Moderns, Jan. 1958] [motion picture] / filmed by Ilya Bolotowsky

Nevelson, Louise, 1899-1988

Sculptor

Overview

Collection Information

Size: 1 film reel (3 min.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm.

Summary: Installation of Louise Nevelson's premier exhibition at Grand Central Moderns, held January 4-23, 1958. The exhibition catalog cover is also shown. Nevelson appears briefly. Also found on videocassette copy is unrelated footage (3 min.) of Mitchell Siporin, copied to the same cassette during the transfer from motion picture film to video.

Provenance

Provenance unknown; possibly donated by Pace Gallery, Nevelson's longtime dealer.

How to Use This Collection

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Also available on videocassette (VHS)

How to Cite This Collection

[Louise Nevelson exhibition installation at Grand Central Moderns, Jan. 1958] [motion picture] / filmed by Ilya Bolotowsky, . Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.