Georges Schreiber papers, 1940-1973

Schreiber, Georges, b. 1904 d. 1977
Painter, Printmaker, Illustrator
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 0.6 linear ft. (on 2 microfilm reels)

Collection Summary: Photographs, printed materials, certificates, catalogs, announcements, sketches, sketchbooks, and drawings.

REELS D288-D288A: Clippings; reviews of Schreiber's work; a certificate from the Department of Treasury; photographs of Schreiber and his paintings; a typescript of his autobiography, "Drawn from Life"; and drawings, sketches, and sketchbooks.

REEL 2673: A resume and a list of exhibitions; three letters received; exhibition notices and catalogs; magazine cover designs by Schreiber; photographs of Schreiber and his paintings; and 2 sketchbooks.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; New York, N.Y.; d. 1977.

Material on reels D288-D288A lent for microfilming 1966; portions, including 3 sketchbooks, 44 photographs and MS for "Drawing from Life", were subsequently donated with material on reel 2673 by Lillian Schreiber, his widow, in 1987. Material not returned is no longer extant.

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