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Bernard and Hortense Kassoy papers, 1950-1979

Kassoy, Bernard, 1914-

Painter, Printmaker


Collection Information

Size: 0.8 Linear feet

Summary: 30 letters to Bernard; photographs of him and his work; shipping receipts; and clippings; correspondence; biographical information; exhibition catalogs, announcements, and invitations; drawings by both artists; and photographs of both artists; photographs of Hortense's sculpture; printed articles in the Artists Equity Association newsletter; and notebook of the Artists Equity Association membership kept by Hortense in 1975.

Biographical/Historical Note

Bernard Kassoy, painter and printmaker; Hortense Kassoy, sculptor and painter; Bronx, N.Y.


Donated 1977-1979 by Bernard and Hortense Kassoy.

Related Materials

Hortense Kassoy slides and photographs and Bernard Kassoy editorial cartoons are also located at the Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Bernard and Hortense Kassoy papers, 1950-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.