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[Photographs relating to Alexander Calder, Naum Gabo and others], 1972-1973

[Photographs relating to Alexander Calder, Naum Gabo and others], 1972-1973

Miller, Stephen Robeson

Art historian

Collection Information

Size: 10 photographic prints : col. ; 3 1/2 in. x 3 1/2 in.

1 photographic print : b&w

Summary: Color photos taken by Stephen Robeson Miller, including 2 of Alexander Calder's sculpture and home, Roxbury, Conn.; 2 of sculpture by Marino Marini and Calder on the lawn at the home of James Thrall Soby, and an interior view of Naum Gabo's house, Middlebury, Ct. showing work by Gabo and Yves Tanguay. The collection also includes photos taken by Polly Clapp, a friend and neighbor of Miller and Calder, of Calder's sculpture and residence in Saché, France, and a photograph/postcard showing a Calder sculpture, sent to Clapp from Louisa Calder, regarding a visit.

Biographical/Historical Note

Miller was a friend and neighbor of Alexander and Louisa Calder; Woodbury, Conn.

Provenance

Donated 1976 by Stephen Miller. He received the postcard from Louisa Calder to Clapp and photos by her from Clapp.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 5053 (fr. 782-787) available for use 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

[Photographs relating to Alexander Calder, Naum Gabo and others], 1972-1973. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.