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Theodoros Stamos letters to James DiMartino, 1977-1988

Stamos, Theodoros, 1922-1997

Painter, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 13 Items

Summary: 13 letters from Theodoros Stamos to James DiMartino mailed from Lefkada, Greece after Stamos left the United States. Letters reference gallery shows, travel plans as well as the ongoing legal battle with the Marc Rothko estate.

Biographical/Historical Note

Theodros Stamos, Abstract Expressionist Painter; NY and Lefkada Greece, 1922-1997; James DiMartino, student of Stamos at Art Students League.


Donated by James DiMartino in 2008, a former student of and studio monitor for Stamos at the Art Students League in New York.

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

Theodoros Stamos letters to James DiMartino, 1977-1988. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.