Joseph Margulies papers, 1938-1966

Margulies, Joseph, b. 1896 d. 1984
Painter, Printmaker
Active in New York, N.Y.; East Gloucester, Mass.

Collection size: 34 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Photographs of Margulies and Margulies' work, biographical information, exhibition catalogues and announcements, and miscellaneous printed items.

Biographical/Historical Note: Joseph Margulies (1896-1984) was a portrait painter in oil and watercolor, etcher, and printmaker, in East Gloucester, Mass. Born in Austria. Came to U.S. at three years old. Painted portraits of President Eisenhower, Vice President Nixon, Herbert Hoover, Albert Einstein, Franklin D. Roosevelt and Wendell Willke. Library of Congress lists death date as 1983.

Donated 1966 by Joseph Margulies.

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