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Vincent Spagna papers, 1935-1947

Vincent Spagna papers, 1935-1947

Spagna, Vincent, 1898-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 0.2 linear ft.

Summary: 2 photographs of Spagna, 22 of his painting and 5 of Spagna's New York City WPA-FAP children's art classes; 2 sketches; 2 business letters; exhibition catalogs; clippings; and 14 items relating to the Artist's Cultural Society, including a manifesto demanding that "the cultural man stand up and meet this great anti-cultural force and stop it from crushing the artist."

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; New York, N.Y.

Provenance

Donated 1977 by Vincent Spagna.

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

Vincent Spagna papers, 1935-1947. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.