Charles Cajori papers, 1940-2015

Cajori, Charles, b. 1921 d. 2013
Active in New York, N.Y.; Watertown, Conn.

Collection size: 5.8 linear feet

Collection Summary: The papers of New York painter, Charles Cajori, measure 4.0 linear feet and date from 1942-2011. The collection documents Cajori's activities as a painter, educator, and co-founder of the Tanager Gallery that was located on the Lower East Side in New York through correspondence; writings and notes; interviews, talks, and panel discussions on art and artists; and printed materials.

Biographical/Historical Note: Charles F. Cajori (1921-2014) was a painter in New York, New York and Watertown, Connecticut. Cajori was co-founder of the Tanager Gallery with Lois Dodd, Phillip Pearlstein, William Knig, Angelo Ippolito, and Fred Mitchell.

Donated 2011 by Charles F. Cajori and in 2015 by Barbara Grossman, Charles Cajori's wife and executor.

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