Irving Kriesberg papers, 1955-1981

Kriesberg, Irving, b. 1919
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 0.4 linear ft. (partially filmed on 1 microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Correspondence, writings, art works and printed material.

Unmicrofilmed portion: Correspondence; writings and notes regarding the Guggenheim's "10 Independents" exhibition; five sketchbooks, undated; and printed material.

Reel 2345: 2 issues of the art journal SCRAP, 1960-1962.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; New York City.

The March 17, 1981 gift consisted of 4 issues of SCRAP, though only two were filmed because they are duplicated in another collection, under SCRAP. The June 23 gift consisted of the remaining unfilmed printed material.

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