The papers of Sidney Gross include scrapbooks, art works, writings, exhibition catalogs, and a biographical outline.
Reel N70-56: Writings, on the philosophical and psychological implications of art and aesthetics, color theories, artistic techniques, and, generally, the history of art; drawings; exhibition catalogs; clippings; and a few miscellaneous items.
Reel N70-61: A biographical outline; lecture notes kept by one of his students; scrapbooks containing clippings and notices of Gross's shows; and ten letters to Francis Taylor, Gross's former high school art teacher, 1939-1950.
Sidney Gross papers, 1939-1969. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels N70-56 and N70-61 available at Archives of American Art and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to the lender, Mrs. Sidney Gross, after microfilming.
Painter, writer; New York, N.Y. Produced primarily abstract paintings.
The lender is the widow of Sidney Gross.
Art Theory and Historiography
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001