David Shapiro papers, 1942-1987

Shapiro, David, b. 1916
Painter, Printmaker
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 1.0 linear ft.

Collection Summary: Correspondence, undated and 1950-1987, mainly concerning exhibitions and publications; writings, undated & 1974-1978; exhibition catalogs, including many for Society of American Graphic Artists exhibitions; clippings and articles about and by Shapiro; and photographs of works of art and one of Shapiro.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, printmaker; New York, N.Y. and Cavendish, Vt. Pres. of Society of American Graphic Artists, 1968-1970. Author of SOCIAL REALISM: ART AS A WEAPON (1973).

Donated 1988 by David Shapiro.

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