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Prescott D. Schutz research files on Fairfield Porter, 1955-1990

Schutz, Prescott D., 1948-1990

Dealer, Gallery director


Collection Information

Size: 1 Linear foot

Summary: Research files on painter Fairfield Porter consisting of: correspondence, 1978-1990; exhibition catalogs, clippings, and articles, 1955-1988; a scrapbook containing printed material, 1983-1984; notes compiled by Schutz, and published and unpublished writings on Porter by others.

Biographical/Historical Note

Schutz: art dealer; New York, N.Y. Born 1948. Porter: painter and critic; born 1907 and died 1975.


Donated 1995 by Herbert Schutz, father of Prescott D. Schutz.

Language Note

Undetermined .

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How to Cite This Collection

Prescott D. Schutz research files on Fairfield Porter, 1955-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.