Joseph Solman papers, 1933-1998

Solman, Joseph, b. 1909 d. 2008
Painter, Educator, Printmaker
Active in New York, N.Y.; Mass.

Collection size: 200 items (on 1 microfilm reel)
ADDITION: 0.2 linear ft.

Collection Summary: REEL N68-98: A card record of paintings; biographical notes; a statement on art; writings; exhibition catalogs and notices; clippings; sketches; and a scrapbook.

ADDITION: A letter to the editor regarding Barnett Newman; installation photograph of the Kunsterplakate exhibition, 1980; two books, Monotypes of Joseph Solman (Da Cappo Press, 1977), and Joseph Solman (Da Cappo Press, 1995); exhibition catalogs, 1977-1986; and clippings, 1957-1998.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, educator; New York, N.Y. and Gloucester, Mass. Solman was a member of The Ten, an influential artists' group of the late 1930s.

Papers on reel N68-98 lent for microfilming 1968 by Joseph Solman; he donated monographs and printed material in 1998.

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