Von Wicht, John, b. 1888 d. 1970
Painter, Sculptor, Graphic designer, Designer
Active in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Collection size: 11 prints.
Collection Summary: Eleven Christmas cards illustrated by Von Wicht.
Biographical/Historical Note: Von Wicht was a painter, craftsperson, sculptor; Brooklyn, N.Y. Born in Malente-Holstein, Germany. American Artists Group, a greeting card company, was est. in 1934 in New York, N.Y. One of its aims was to popularize contemporary American art by publishing fine reproductions of original etchings, lithographs, drawings and paintings on greeting cards.
Donated 1995 by Martin Diamond, Von Wicht's dealer.
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Also in the Archives
- John Von Wicht papers, 1950-1970
- Image and Media Gallery items from other collections related to Von Wicht, John