Kaminsky, Dora Deborah, b. 1909 d. 1977
Painter, Printmaker, Illustrator, Designer
Active in New York, N.Y.; Taos, N.M.
Collection size: 2 items (on partial microfilm reel).
Collection Summary: Holograph about the poverty, and hardship Gaspard experienced as a consequence of working for the Federal Art Project in New York City during the 1930's and 40's. Accompanied by a typescript of the text.
Biographical/Historical Note: Seriographer, painter, designer, craftsmen, illustrator, and writer; New York, N.Y. and Taos, New Mexico. Born 1909. Married to painter Leon Gaspard until his death in 1964. Also known as Dora Deborah Kaminsky Gaspard.
Probably donated by Gaspard possibly at the time she donated the papers of her late husband, Leon Gaspard.
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