Anthony Palumbo papers, 1947-2008

Palumbo, Anthony, b. 1922 d. 2008
Painter, Illustrator
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 0.6 linear feet

Collection Summary: Biographical material, writings, photographs, works of art, and audio visual material documenting the career of painter and illustrator Anthony Palumbo.

Biographical material includes a memorial statement and profile. Writings include notebooks and notes about art by Palumbo. Photographs are of Palumbo. Works of art include a sketchbook, loose sketches, and original and reproductions of comic strip storyboards by Palumbo. Audio visual material includes a DVD video recording of Palumbo's memorial service at the Art Students League, 2008, and an interview with Palumbo by Ira Goldberg, undated.

Biographical/Historical Note: Anthony Palumbo (1922- 2008) was a painter and illustrator working in New York, N.Y. Palumbo taught at the Art Students League. He also worked as a freelance illustrator and cartoonist for The Chicago Tribune, The Philadelphia Inquirer, and Collier's magazine.

Donated 2013 by Phyllis Tracy Malinow, Palumbo's widow.

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