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Peter Barnet research material on Will Barnet, 1973-1974

Barnet, Peter


Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet, 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 Wesselmann. Also included are a newspaper clipping on Will Barnet and Peter Barnet's dissertation.


Donated 1975 by Will Barnet.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Original retained by Peter Barnet.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Dissertation is a photocopy.

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.