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Nikolaus Pevsner papers, 1919-1982

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Finding aid for the Nikolaus Pevsner papers, 1919-1979

Title: Nikolaus Pevsner papers
Dates: 1919-1982
Number: 840209
Creator/Collector: Pevsner, Nikolaus, 1902-1983
Extent: 72.0 linear feet (144 boxes)
Abstract: Papers and manuscripts of the German-born art and architecture historian (1902-1983). Papers date primarily from the years following Pevsner's immigration to England in 1933, and include written and visual materials used for lectures or as research for his many books and articles. Files related to Pevsner's radio lectures and affiliations document his career as a public figure, and correspondence tracks his relationships with many key figures in 20th-century art and architecture.
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Language: Collection material is in English and German.
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 Gene Waddell.


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