Jack Tworkov papers, circa 1918-1982

Tworkov, Jack, b. 1900 d. 1982
Painter, Printmaker
Active in New York, N.Y.; Mass.

Collection size: 9.6 linear feet

Collection Summary: Biographical material; correspondence; writings, including bound journals; diaries; photographs; and audio and video recordings, including 16mm film, documenting the career of Jack Tworkov as a painter.

Biographical/Historical Note: Jack Tworkov (1900-1982) was a painter in New York, NY.

Lent for microfilming in 1970 & 1971 by Jack Tworkov. Additional material donated in 2009 by Hermine Ford and Helen Tworkov, Tworkov's daughters. It has yet to be determined if the loaned material was donated.

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  • Materials lent in 1970 and 1971 on microfilm reels N/70-38 and 62 are not owned by the Archives but are available for use only at Archives of American Art offices.
  • Reels N70-38 & 62 Authorization to publish, quote, or reproduce requires written permission from Helen Tworkov or Hermine Ford (see 583 for addresses).
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In 1970 and 1971 Jack Tworkov loaned materials for microfilming including notes, lectures, drafts of letters, notebooks, statements and lectures. These materials were not included in the subsequent donation.

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