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Roman A. Clef (aka Henry E. Guerriero) and Michael Leopold papers, 1968-1980

Roman A. Clef (aka Henry E. Guerriero) and Michael Leopold papers, 1968-1980

Clef, Roman A., 1929-

Collection Information

Size: 0.4 linear ft.

Summary: Photographs of Leopold and Clef in their studio and of William Dole and Ruth S. Schaffner at an exhibition opening; manuscripts by Leopold and Clef entitled "Roman A. Clef on the Works of Henry Guerriero," "X-Art," "Polarity,"and "Refinement and Re-Evaluation," and drafts for catalog texts; exhibition catalogs and announcements; and a draft for a Henry Guerriero exhibition catalog by art critic Richard Ames.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor, writer; California. In 1978 Henry Guerriero changed his name to Roman A. Clef. Michael Leopold is his "collaborator-in-print," critic and writer.

Provenance

Donated by Clef and Leopold, 1979-1980.

Restrictions on Access

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How to Cite This Collection

Roman A. Clef (aka Henry E. Guerriero) and Michael Leopold papers, 1968-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.