Benjamin Abramowitz papers, 1933-1978

Abramowitz, Benjamin, b. 1917
Painter, Printmaker
Active in Greenbelt, Md.

Collection size: 494 items.

Collection Summary: 333 letters, including both business and personal correspondence; essays on art and aesthetics (3 folders); teaching notes; an album, ca. 1945, containing 24 photographs of paintings by Abramowitz; 30 photographs of works of art by Abramowitz, including 19 color photographs of sculpture; photographs of Abramowitz and his friends; exhibition catalogs; 57 photocopies of prints by Abramowitz; and printed miscellany, including clippings and publicity materials.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, printmaker; Greenbelt, Maryland.

Donated 1979 by Benjamin Abramowitz.

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