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Ugo Carrega artwork

Call Number: GEN MSS 1450

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of artwork by Ugo Carrega. It primarily documents Carrega's concrete or visual poetry, and includes examples of paintings, mixed media, and sculpture.


  • 1962 - 2011


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The Ugo Carrega Artwork is the physical property of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, consult the appropriate curator.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Valeria Carrega on the Edwin J. Beinecke Book Fund, 2017.


Arranged in the order in which the artwork was listed in the dealer inventory.


135.5 Linear Feet ((85 boxes) + 1 broadside, 2 art)

Language of Materials


Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

Ugo Carrega

Ugo Carrega (1935-2014) was an Italian artist and poet known for his visual poetry.

Guide to the Ugo Carrega Artwork
by Beinecke staff
May 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

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