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Marion Greenwood papers, 1883, circa 1933-1960

Greenwood, Marion, b. 1909 d. 1970
Painter, Mosaicist, Lithographer, Portrait painter
Active in New York, N.Y.; Woodstock, N.Y.

Collection size: 0.5 linear feet

Collection Summary: This collection of photographs and miscellaneous printed material relating to Marion Greenwood's career includes ca. 300 photographs of Greenwood, of her work, family and friends, exhibition catalogs, a resumé, and an article about Greenwood.

REEL 85: Photographs of Greenwood's paintings, including the Rodriguez Civic Center frescoes in Mexico, ca. 1933, photographs of Greenwood at work on the frescoes, and of Greenwood with her family, with Diego Rivera and Isamu Noguchi; exhibition catalogs; a career resumé; and an article by Harry Salpeter about Greenwood.

UNMICROFILMED: Photographs of Greenwood's paintings of the 1930's and 1940's, including various Federal Art Project murals and frescoes; and the cover and an illustrated inner leaf detached from DEMOREST'S MONTHLY MAGAZINE, July 1883.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, lithographer, mosaicist, fresco and mural painter; New York, N.Y.

Material donated 1964 by Marion Greenwood.

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