Bashka Paeff papers, 1920-1981

Paeff, Bashka, b. 1894 d. 1979
Sculptor
Active in Boston, Mass.

Collection size: 1.5 linear feet

Collection Summary: The papers of sculptor Bashka Paeff measure 1.5 linear feet and date from 1920 to 1981. The small collection documents her work as an artist in Boston, Massachusettes, through biographical material, two diaries, printed material, and photographs of Bashka Paeff and her artwork. Also found are an autograph book, containing signatures and notes from MacDowell Colony members, one clippings scrapbook, and four photograph albums, including one from a trip to Europe in the 1920s.

Biographical/Historical Note: Bashka Paeff (1894-1979) was a sculptor in Boston, Massachusetts.

Donated 2012 by Don Richard Lipsitt, Paeff's nephew.

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