Bruno Mankowski papers, 1903-1991

Mankowski, Bruno, b. 1902 d. 1990
Painter, Sculptor
Active in Washington, D.C.; New York, N.Y.; Fla.

Collection size: 0.6 linear ft.

Collection Summary: Biographical material; a few letters, 1938-1939 and 1987-1988, and a 1991 memorandum, relating to WPA activities; art work, including loose sketches for medallions and other projects, a drawing for the Nitrogen Safety Award, 1956, a drawing for American Legion Award, and one sketchbook; exhibition catalogs; postcards, including some with reproductions of Mankowski's work; clippings; exhibition register, publication and award lists, and other miscellaneous printed materials; and ca. 200 photographs of Mankowski's sculpture, including works in progress, Mankowski in his studio, and pieces being installed.

Biographical/Historical Note: Sculptor, medalist; New York, N.Y. and Washington, D.C.

Donated by Mankowski's dealer, Berman/Deferner Gallery, 1992.

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