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Octavio Medellin papers, circa 1935-circa 1979

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Series 5: Photographic Materials , circa 1935-circa 1979
1.8 Linear feet
Boxes 2-4, OV 5

The series consists of photographs, negatives, slides, and transparencies of Medellin; his studios including one in Grand Prairie, Texas; family and friends; students and their artwork at the Medellin School of Sculpture, Dallas Museum of Art, North Texas State University, and other schools; architecture and ancient artworks in Mexico; and works of art by Medellin including some of his commission work.
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Medellin, circa 1935-circa 1979
2
6-7
Medellin, Studios, 1939-1972
Includes photographs from various studios including his studio in Grand Prairie, T.X. Also included in some of the photographs is Medellin's wife Consuelo, his daughter Patsy, and artist Virginia Oechsner.
2
8-9
Medellin, Toledo Glass Seminar, circa 1970
2
10
Family and Friends, circa 1938-circa 1974
Includes photographs of artists Bess Hubbard, Xavier Gonzalez, and others. Photographs of works of art by Jose Martin are signed by the artist to Medellin.
2
11
Students, circa 1968-circa 1976
Includes photographs and negatives of Medellin's students at the Medellin School of Sculpture which is now known as the Creative Arts Center of Dallas.
2
12-18
Students, 1938-circa 1976
Includes photographs and slides of Medellin teaching at the Dallas Museum of Art, North Texas State University, and various other schools.
3
1-8
Travel, circa 1940-circa 1960
Includes photographs and negatives mainly of the architecture and sculpture of Mexico that influenced Medellin's artwork.
3
9-14
Works of Art, 1938-circa 1976
Includes photographs and negatives of The Bader, Prometheus, works in stone, sculptures and sculpture ware, and a portfolio of Medellin's work compiled for a project proposal submitted to the City of Dallas.
3
15-21
Works of Art, circa 1950-circa 1977
Includes various works of art by Medellin including commission work.
4
1-6
Works of Art, circa 1960
5

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