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Peter Barnet research material on Will Barnet, 1973-1974

Peter Barnet research material on Will Barnet, 1973-1974

Barnet, Peter

Collection Information

Size: ca. 100 items.

Summary: Letters to Peter Barnet in response to his request for information on his father, painter, printmaker and instructor Will Barnet (b. 1911) for use in Barnet's dissertation "Will Barnet: Artist and Teacher." Among of the correspondents are Cameron Booth, Worden Day, Clement Greenberg, Robert Beverly Hale, Dorothy Miller, George L.K. Morris, Louise Nevelson, Harold Rosenberg, and Tom Wesselman. Also included are a newspaper clipping on Will Barnet and Peter Barnet's dissertation.

Provenance

Donated 1975 by Will Barnet.

Location of Originals

  • Original retained by Peter Barnet.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Peter Barnet research material on Will Barnet, 1973-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.