Elie Nadelman papers, [ca. 1920]

Nadelman, Elie, b. 1882 d. 1946
Painter, Sculptor
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 158 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: 155 drawings and sketches by Nadelman, two letters from S. Moudzain to Nadelman and one draft of a letter, possibly from Nadelman.

Biographical/Historical Note: Sculptor and etcher; New York City. Nadelman was born in Warsaw, Poland.

The three letters were originally lent for filming by the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities in 1981, along with the sketches. The letters were subsequently donated in July 1988. The materials were found in the Henry Sleeper House, "Beauport," in Gloucester, Mass., in 1980.

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