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Sidney Geist papers, 1938-1994

Sidney Geist papers, 1938-1994

Geist, Sidney, 1914-2005

Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: 1.2 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Summary: REEL 795: Scrapbook containing fifteen photographs of Geist's sculpture and one clipping, 1939. UNMICROFILMED: Printed material, 1941-1994; letters, 1979-1992; and manuscripts of "Brancusi, A Study of a Sculptor" and "Brancusi: The Kiss."

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor, critic. Born 1914.

Provenance

Scrapbook on reel 795 was lent for microfilming by Geist, 1974; he donated the remainder, 1994.

Location of Originals

  • Reel 795: Original returned to Sidney Geist after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 795 available 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

Sidney Geist papers, 1938-1994. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.