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Max Shaye papers relating to Jacques Lipchitz, 1968-1969

Shaye, Max

Arts administrator


Collection Information

Size: 25 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Correspondence with Jacques Lipchitz concerning the procurement of Lipchitz's sculpture, MIRACLE II, for the Shaarey Zedek Synagogue, in Southfield, Michigan; a letter from Shaye to H.D. Mott, Lipchitz's step-son and lawyer; and 2 undated photographs of MIRACLE II.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art administrator; Southfield, Mich. Lipchitz was a sculptor. He died in 1973.


Lent for microfilming 1981 by Max Shaye.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender, Max Shaye, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 2428 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Max Shaye papers relating to Jacques Lipchitz, 1968-1969. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.