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Matzkin, Meyer, 1880-1976  Search this
Cushing, Richard  Search this
Linton, Mel  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet, (on 2 partial microfilm reels)
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.
A 2-page biographical sketch of Matzkin, 25 photographs of his paintings, ca. 1919-1968, 7 photographs of Matzkin, 2 clippings, and xerox copies of 2 letters. One of the letters, November 20, l965, is from Richard (Cardinal) Cushing thanking him for a reproduction of "Moses at Mt. Sinai," and the other is letter of appreciation, July 24, l956, from a client, Mel Linton.
Meyer Matzkin papers, 1919-1971. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
35mm microfilm reels 833 & 865 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Self-taught mural and portrait painter and sculptor, Boston, Mass. Born in Russia.
Language Note:
English .
Donated by Lillian Matzkin Zimbler, Matzkin's daughter.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
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Data Source:
Archives of American Art