William J. Eisner and Florine Rensie papers, 1952-1966

Eisner, William J., b. 1880 d. 1975
Painter
Active in New York, N.Y.

Resnie, Florine, b. 1883 d. 1974
Painter
Active in New York,N.Y.

Collection size: 70 items (on 1 partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Exhibition catalogs and newspaper clippings; letters regarding professional matters; and snapshots and photographs of Eisner, Rensie, and their paintings.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painters, New York, N.Y. Husband and wife. William is the father of painters Dorothy and Anne Eisner. He was the president, New York Paraffin and Parchment Co. and treasurer, Woodstock Art Association. Rensie is the reverse spelling of Florine's married name, Eisner.

Material lent for microfilming by Eisner and Rensie, date unknown.

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