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Author Cohn, Marjorie B.
Title Lois Orswell, David Smith, and modern art / Marjorie B. Cohn with the Lois Orswell/David Smith correspondence ; edited by Sarah B. Kianovsky.
Publication Info. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Art Museums ; New Haven : Yale University Press, [2002]
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 12  706.9 O    IN LIBRARY
Description 387 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.
Note Accomapnies an exhibition held at the Fogg Art Museum, Sept. 21, 2002-Feb. 16, 2003.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 182-203) and index.
Summary Item contains letters between collector Lois Orswell and David Smith, a history of the Orswell Collection and a checklist of the Collection, most (all?) of which is now held by Harvard University art Museums.
Contents L.O. -- Prelude -- Novitiate -- Collecting -- Vibrations -- Floating -- Goddess -- Margaret -- New York -- David -- Chronology of ownership -- Exhibitions from the collection.
Subject Orswell, Lois, 1904-1998.
Orswell, Lois, 1904-1998 -- Correspondence.
Smith, David, 1906-1965 -- Correspondence.
Orswell, Lois, 1904-1998 -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Connecticut -- Biography.
Sculptors -- United States -- Correspondence.
Genre or Form Exhibition catalogs.
Added Author Orswell, Lois, 1904-1998.
Smith, David, 1906-1965.
Fogg Art Museum, host institution.
ISBN 189177123X (pbk.)
9781891771231 (pbk.)