Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

Dora Kaminsky memoir, [undated]

Creator:
Kaminsky, Dora Deborah, 1909-1977
Subject:
Federal Art Project
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
2 items (on partial microfilm reel).
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Holograph about the poverty, and hardship Gaspard experienced as a consequence of working for the Federal Art Project in New York City during the 1930's and 40's. Accompanied by a typescript of the text.
Citation:
Dora Kaminsky memoir, [undated]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 2812 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Seriographer, painter, designer, craftsmen, illustrator, and writer; New York, N.Y. and Taos, New Mexico. Born 1909. Married to painter Leon Gaspard until his death in 1964. Also known as Dora Deborah Kaminsky Gaspard.
Provenance:
Probably donated by Gaspard possibly at the time she donated the papers of her late husband, Leon Gaspard.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Designers
Illustrators
Painters
Serigraphers
Women artists
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8184
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210355
AAA_collcode_kamidora
Theme:
Women
WAAND
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • Archival materials
  • Collection descriptions
  • Archival materials
  • Collection descriptions
  • Artists
  • Designers
  • Illustrators
  • Painters
  • Serigraphers
  • Women
  • Artists
  • Designers
  • Illustrators
  • Painters
  • Serigraphers
  • Women
  • Federal Art Project
  • Kaminsky, Dora Deborah
  • Federal Art Project
  • Kaminsky, Dora Deborah
  • Archives of American Art