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Vincent Aderente papers, 1906-1960

Vincent Aderente papers, 1906-1960

Aderente, Vincent, 1880-1941

Muralist

Collection Information

Size: 130 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: Correspondence, 1910-ca. 1934, including 4 letters from Edwin Blashfield; 5 sketches by Aderente; notes, and printed materials on 3 mural commissions executed by Aderente at the Main Post Office in Flushing, N.Y., depicting local historical incidents, at the General Court House in Jamaica, N.Y., ca. 1942-1943, depicting the different periods of law from Egyptian to American, and at the Main Branch of the Lincoln Savings Bank in Brooklyn, N.Y., depicting Lincoln's life; a list of portraits and murals by Aderente, including works by Edwin Blashfield on which Aderente worked as an assistant; a photograph of Aderente; printed material, including many reproductions of Aderente's murals and graphic work, and a series of booklets on the history of the Detroit Library.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1969 by Mrs. Vincent Aderente, widow of Aderente.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel D32 available at Archives of American Art and through inter library loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Vincent Aderente papers, 1906-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.