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Lucinda H. Gedeon research material on Charles W. White, [ca. 1977-1997], (bulk 1980-1981)

Lucinda H. Gedeon research material on Charles W. White, [ca. 1977-1997], (bulk 1980-1981)

Gedeon, Lucinda H., 1947-

Art historian, Museum director

Collection Information

Size: 1.4 linear ft.

Summary: Research material on painter Charles W. White compiled by Gedeon, most of which was compiled for a catalogue raisonné at UCLA in 1980-1981. Included are correspondence with collectors and museums; draft writings; transcripts of interviews concerning White; a card file catalogue of works of art by White; photographs and negatives of works of art by White; printed material; a bibliography; and miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art historian, Los Angeles, Calif. Gedeon completed her Master's Degree on the work of White in the History of Art at UCLA in 1981. Charles W. (Wilbert) White; b. Apr. 2, 1918, Chicago, Ill.; d. Oct. 3, 1979; African American painter.

Provenance

Donated 2007 by Lucinda H. Gedeon.

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