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Abraham Rattner and Esther Gentle papers, 1891-1986

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Series 20: Works of Art by Rattner , 1912-1914, 1940-1967, undated
(box 30, ovs 37-44; 2.4 linear ft.)

The works of art by Abraham Rattner represent a cross-section of his career. His very early work includes water color studies, sketches, and caricatures drawn for his high school yearbook. In addition, studies for some of his paintings, miscellaneous sketches, a sketchbook with studies for his series Le Boef, E'corchés, watercolor studies for The Boxing Match as well as color studies are present here.
Works of art by Rattner are on reel 5277.
Description Container Select
Early sketches and studies (see also ov 37 for senior yearbook drawings and ov 38 for watercolor studies), 1912, undated
30
1-2
Sketch from U.S.A. trip with Henry Miller, 1940
30
3
Ink/watercolor drawings and studies (see also ovs 39, 40 and 41), undated
30
4
Miscellaneous sketches, undated
30
5
Portrait studies of Percival Goodman, M. Solz, Rabbi Bricher, 1956
30
6
Sketches, undated
30
7-10
Small paintings, undated
30
11
Drawing for A. Leepa's book The Challenge of Modern Art, undated
30
12
Sketches of Esther Gentle, 1956
30
13
Sketchbook, undated
30
14
Le Boef, E'corchés (Studies in the Meat Market), undated
30
15-17
Watercolor studies The Boxing Match, undated
30
18
Color palates, 1940s, undated
30
19-20
Studies of clowns, [1958]
OV 42
Studies for old shoes, [1967]
OV 43
Charts of color changes and comparative color reliabilities, 1943-1944, 1950-1951
OV 44

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