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Harry Sternberg papers, 1927-2000

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Creator:
Sternberg, Harry, 1904-2001
Subject:
Warner, Malcolm
Walker, Hudson D. (Hudson Dean)
Blume, Peter
Secunda, Arthur
Evergood, Philip Howard
Wickey, Harry
Kent, Rockwell
Siqueiros, David Alfaro
Zigrosser, Carl
Art Students League (New York, N.Y.)
Idyllwild School and Museum for the Arts
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
3.2 linear ft.
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:
The papers of painter, printmaker, and teacher Harry Sternberg date from 1927 to 2000 and measure 3.2 linear feet. The collection documents Sternberg's career as an artist in both New York City and California, and as an art instructor at the Art Students League and the Idyllwild School of Music and the Arts through biographical material, letters, personal business records, writings, printed material, photographs, artwork and audio-visual materials.
Citation:
Harry Sternberg papers, 1927-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding:
Funding for the processing of this collection was funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art.
Related Materials:
Also found in the Archives of American Art are the May Konheim papers concerning Harry Sternberg, 1934-1981, and an oral history interview of Harry Sternberg, conducted March 19, 1999, October 8, 1999, and January 7, 2000, by Sally Yard for the Archives of American Art.
Biography Note:
Harry Sternberg (1904-2001) was a painter and graphic artist from New York, N.Y. and Escondido, Calif. Sternberg taught at the Art Students League from 1933 to 1936, where his colleagues included George Grosz and Will Barnet. In 1935, he worked with Stuart Davis and others to organize the American Artists' Congress against war and fascism. He is best known for his murals and for his prints. He is the author of "Silk Screen Color Printing," (1942).
Provenance:
The Harry Sternberg papers were donated by Sternberg in several installments from 1967 to 2001.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Drawings
Sketchbooks
Manuscripts
Drafts (documents)
Educators
Artists' studios
Video recordings
Sound recordings
Painters
Scrapbooks
Printmakers
Interviews
Photographs
Painting, American
Notes
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9477
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211675
AAA_collcode_sterharr
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211675
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