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Lawrence Alloway papers, 1935-2003

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Finding aid for the Lawrence Alloway papers, 1935-2003

Title: Lawrence Alloway papers
Dates: 1935-2003
Number: 2003.M.46
Creator/Collector: Alloway, Lawrence, 1926-1990
Extent: 47.58 linear feet (81 boxes, 5 flat file folders)
Abstract: Lawrence Alloway was a British born art critic active in the New York art scene from 1960 until his death in 1990. An early champion of post-war American art, he coined the term "Pop Art." The archive consists of correspondence with his wife, the artist Sylvia Sleigh, work files, manuscripts and clippings, personal documents, and many photographs and slides of contemporary art.
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Language: Collection material is in English
Repository: The Getty Research Institute
Special Collections
1200 Getty Center Drive, Suite 1100
Los Angeles, California, 90049-1688
(310) 440-7390
Author: Finding aid prepared by Annette Leddy


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