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Richard Florsheim Art Fund records, 1990-2003

Richard Florsheim Art Fund

Overview

Collection Information

Size: 15.0 linear ft.

Summary: The Richard Florsheim Art Fund records measure 15.0 linear feet and date from 1990-2003. Included are files arranged alphabetically concerning more than 300 grant recipients of the Richard Florsheim Art Fund. Files contain correspondence, grant proposals, biographies, slides or reproductions of works of art, catalogs, and miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Richard Florsheim Art Fund (est. 1989) is an art organization in Tampa, Florida. Established in the will of artist Richard Floresheim (1916-1979), the Fund was created to support living American artists, age 60 or older, by funding exhibitions that included the publication of a substantive catalogs and by purchasing works for the collections of nonprofit institutions.

Provenance

Donated 2004 by the Richard Florsheim Art Fund via August L. Freundlich, president of the Richard Florsheim Art Fund.

How to Use This Collection

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

Richard Florsheim Art Fund records, 1990-2003. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.