Helen Covensky papers, 1942-1981

Covensky, Helen Ciesla, b. 1925 d. 2007
Active in Detroit, Mich.; Jerusalem, Israel

Collection size: 850 items (on 1 microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Biographical data; ca. 120 catalogs; clippings; four files on exhibitions at the Detroit Institute of Art, Lim Art Gallery in Tel-Aviv, Livingstone-Learmouth Gallery in New York City, and London Arts Gallery in Detroit, containing letters, receipts for works of art, loan agreements, price lists, exhibition announcements, newspaper and magazine clippings, press releases, bulletins, and photographs of works of art; miscellany; and photographs of Covensky, her family and friends, her studios in Jerusalem and Detroit, exhibition openings and works of art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; Detroit, Michigan and Jerusalem, Israel. Full name Helen Ciesla Covensky.

Lent for microfilming 1982 by Helen Covensky.

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