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Nicholas Brigante papers, 1923-1983

Brigante, N.P., 1895-1989



Collection Information

Size: 0.6 Linear feet, (on 3 partial microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence, printed materials, and photographs.
REEL LA 1: Catalogs and photographs of Brigante's work.
REEL 1357: Letters to Brigante; exhibition catalogs and announcements; and invitations.
REEL 3967: Nine letters from Stanton Macdonald-Wright, and a letter from Brigante to Macdonald-Wright; an undated letter from Macdonald-Wright to Frank Stevens; an undated photograph of Macdonald-Wright with Jack Wells; Macdonald-Wright exhibition announcements and catalogs; 2 newsletters; and a gallery review relating to Brigante.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Los Angeles, California. Brigante and Stanton Macdonald-Wright were close friends.


Material on reels 1357 and 3967 donated 1975 and 1986 by Brigante. Material on reel LA 1 lent 1964 by Brigante.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels LA 1, 1357, and 3967 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Nicholas Brigante papers, 1923-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.