Abbo Ostrowsky papers, 1905-1976

Ostrowsky, Abbo, b. 1889 d. 1975
Painter, Art teacher, Etcher
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 0.9 linear ft. (on 1 microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Correspondence; an unpublished autobiography; miscellaneous writings; clippings; exhibition catalogs and announcements; printed matter relating to the Educational Alliance Art School and Bezalel Art Society of America; and a scrapbook of clippings. Correspondents include Peter Blume, Elias Grossman, Louis Lozowick, Philip Evergood, Moses Soyer, Maxwell Anderson and Leo Jackinson.

Biographical/Historical Note: Etcher and painter; Forest Hills, N.Y.

The donor, Abraham Ostrow, is related to Abbo Ostrowsky.

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