Rifka Angel papers, [ca. 1930-1974]

Angel, Rifka, b. 1899 d. ca. 1986
Painter
Active in New York, N.Y.; Chicago, Ill.

Collection size: 35 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Letters from Sherwood Anderson and Lewis Mumford; a typescript of an article, "Impression of a visit to Rifka Angel's studio in the Last Days of December 1952," by Shea Tennenbaum; unpublished writings by Angel and her husband Milton Douthat; Angel and Douthat exhibition catalogs; a list of critics' comments compiled by Angel; clippings; 2 photographs of Angel and Douthat; and 8 photographs of paintings by Angel.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; New York, N.Y.

Donated 1974 by Rifka Angel.

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