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[Christmas cards designed by Von Wicht for American Artists Group], [ca. 1945]

Creator:
Von Wicht, John, 1888-1970
Subject:
American Artists Group
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
11 prints.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Eleven Christmas cards illustrated by Von Wicht.
Citation:
[Christmas cards designed by Von Wicht for American Artists Group], [ca. 1945]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Von Wicht was a painter, craftsperson, sculptor; Brooklyn, N.Y. Born in Malente-Holstein, Germany. American Artists Group, a greeting card company, was est. in 1934 in New York, N.Y. One of its aims was to popularize contemporary American art by publishing fine reproductions of original etchings, lithographs, drawings and paintings on greeting cards.
Provenance:
Donated 1995 by Martin Diamond, Von Wicht's dealer.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Christmas cards
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6181
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216415
AAA_collcode_vonwicj
Theme:
Audio - Visual
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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