Fernando Puma papers, 1932-1970.


Puma, Fernando, 1915-. Fernando Puma papers, 1932-1970.

Fernando Puma papers, 1932-1970.

Letters from Puma to his mother and family; letters from William Carlos Williams, Alfred Stieglitz, Julian Huxley, George Grosz, and others; letters from Sheldon Cheney to Puma's mother following Puma's death regarding exhibitions of his work and sales of his work. Also included are numerous articles on Puma, one by Cheney and by Williams; photographs of his work; clippings; and catalogs.

185 items (on partial microfilm reel)

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Grosz, George, 1893-1959

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