Tobias, Abraham Joel, b. 1913 d. 1996
Active in New York, N.Y.
Collection size: 2.8 linear ft.
Collection Summary: The Abraham Joel Tobias papers date from 1913 to 2000 and measure 2.8 linear feet. Through project and exhibition files, printed material, correspondence, and photographs, the collection provides an overview of Tobias's career as a painter and muralist in New York City.
Biographical/Historical Note: Abraham Joel Tobias (1913-1996) was a painter, muralist, and educator in New York City. He was a pioneer in the use of shaped canvases.
Donated 2001 by Carolyn Tobias, Tobias' widow.