William J. Wancea papers relating to Samuel Brecher, 1909-1994
Wancea, William J.
Newark School of Fine and Industrial Arts
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3 curriculum vitae of Samuel and Florence Brecher; letters from Samuel and Florence Brecher to Wancea, 1976-1994; photographs of Brecher including a photograph of him with his family, ca. 1909 and one of him at work, 1947; two photos of Brecher's works of art; six snapshots and negatives of Brecher presenting a painting demonstration in his studio to students from the Newark School of Fine and Industrial Arts, 1970; and twenty-one color slides and black and white 35mm negatives of Brecher's studio at 124 West 23rd St. in New York City, taken August 1, 1982.
William J. Wancea papers relating to Samuel Brecher, 1909-1994. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Donated 1997 and 1999 by William J. Wancea, a friend and student of Brecher's at the Newark School of Fine and Industrial Art (1966-1969).
Lives of American Artists
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