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Sidney Geist papers, 1938-1994

Geist, Sidney, 1914-2005



Collection Information

Size: 1.2 Linear feet, (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.


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

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

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

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm 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.