Juliette Leff papers, 1965-1979

Leff, Juliette, b. 1939 d. 1987
Painter, Educator
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 41 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: A resume and a statement of purpose; correspondence, including letters from Adolf Gottlieb, Arthur Millier, Ralph Fabri, and Lee Kalcheim; lecture notes from a course given by Tony Smith at Hunter College, New York; and a clipping.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter and educator; New York, N.Y. Studied at City College, New York and Hunter College under Mark Rothko and Tony Smith. She has won a number of fellowships including the Max Beckmann and the Jackson Pollock-Lee Krasner fellowships. Her art works are multimedia in nature.

Leff donated her papers on July 31, 1979; however, she requested that the materials be returned to her in May 1985.

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