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Marilynn Karp papers regarding Richard Lippold, 1949-2015

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Hilary Price
Scope and Contents
The Marilynn Karp papers regarding sculptor Richard Lippold measure 0.8 linear feet and date from 1949-2015. Included are personal letters to Karp from Lippold and Ray Johnson regarding Lippold; records pertaining to the Richard Lippold Foundation and estate; a folder relating to Hunter College, where Karp was a student and Lippold taught; a video recorded interview with Richard Lippold by Franco Zeffirelli, photographs and negatives of Lippold in his studio, printed material, a project proposal for the World Trade Center Memorial, and a few writings by and about Lippold.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated to the Archives of American Art by Marilynn Karp in 2017.
Related Materials
Also found in the Archives of American Art are the Ivan C. Karp papers and OK Harris Works of Art gallery records. Marilynn Karp is the widow of Ivan C. Karp.
Processing Information
The collection was processed and a finding aid prepared by Hilary Price in 2018.