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Arthur Schwieder papers, 1932-1962

Schwieder, Arthur, 1884-1965

Muralist, Painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: A scrapbook of clippings about Schwieder and his students of the Arthur Schwieder Group; exhibition catalogs; letters; photographs of Schwieder's classes and exhibition installations, and of his paintings and his students; and a list of owners of his paintings.
REEL 440 AND SCANNED Two photographs, one a profile of Schwieder and the other of him teaching a class, both which were previously microfilmed under Photos of Artists and have since been scanned and returned to the Schwieder papers.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, muralist, illustrator, and teacher; New York, N.Y. Founded the Arthur Schwieder Group in 1928 as an art colony and art school.


Donated 1962 by Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Schwieder.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel D117 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm.

How to Cite This Collection

Arthur Schwieder papers, 1932-1962. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.