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Abraham Walkowitz papers, 1904-1969

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Creator:
Walkowitz, Abraham, 1880-1965
Subject:
Dunaif, George M.
White, Clarence H.
Biddle, George
Jacobi, Lotte
Maria-Theresa
Duncan, Elizabeth
Van Vechten, Carl
Valente, Alfredo
Stieglitz, Alfred
Haldeman-Julius, E. (Emanuel),
Schapiro, Louis
Genthe, Arnold
Pach, Walter
Olinsky, Ivan G. (Ivan Gregorewitch)
Traubel, Horace
Arms, John Taylor
Newman, Arnold
Eliasoph, Paula
Weber, Max
Kleinholz, Frank
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
2.9 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Summary:
The papers of painter Abraham Walkowitz date from 1904-1969, and measure 2.9 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical material; letters from artists, friends, and art collectors; business records; four interview transcripts; notes and writings; exhibition announcements, catalogs, and other printed material; and photographs of Walkowitz, friends, colleagues, and artworks.
Citation:
Abraham Walkowitz papers, 1904-1969. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
The collection was digitized in 2014 and is available via the Archives of American Art's website.
Funding:
Funding for the digitization of this collection was provided by the Terra Foundation of American Art.
Related Materials:
Also found at the Archives of American Art is an oral history interview of Abraham Walkowitz conducted by Abram Lerner and Mary Bartlett Cowdrey, December 8 and 22, 1958.
Biography Note:
Abraham Walkowitz (1880-1965) was a painter from Brooklyn, New York.
Provenance:
Portions of the papers were donated in 1959 by Abraham Walkowitz; in 1966 by Dr. Rosa E. Prigosen, the artist's niece; in 1981 through a transfer of material from the National Museum of American Art/National Portrait Gallery Library; and in 1996 by Howard and Lila Schulman.
Digitization Note:
This site provides access to the papers of Abraham Walkowitz in the Archives of American Art that were digitized in 2015, and total 3,336 images.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Photographs
Painting, American
Interviews
Art
Painters
Transcripts
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9263
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211458
AAA_collcode_walkabra
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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