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Doris Kreindler papers, [ca. 1930-1975]

Kreindler, Doris Barsky, 1901-1974

Lithographer, Painter, Etcher, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 1.6 Linear feet

Summary: Biographical sketches, art society memberships and invitations, andKreindler's will; letters from Hans Hofmann, Jacob Kainen, Esther Robles, and others, undated, 1938-1974; a lecture, "Abstraction - Its Full Meaning," presented by Kreindler in 1957; miscellaneous notes; 5 gallery guest books from her shows at Jacques Seligmann gallery, undated, 1952-1967; gallery receipts; exhibition catalogs, undated, 1930-1975; printed materials; 5 scrapbooks containing letters, photographs, and printed materials; and 4 photographs of Kreindler and ca. 400 of her art works.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, etcher, educator & lithographer; New York, N.Y.


Material donated 1973-1985 by the Doris Kreindler estate, via Mrs. Harold Koffman.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Approx. half of all exhibition catalogs are photocopies.

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

Doris Kreindler papers, [ca. 1930-1975]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.