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Elfriede Abbe papers, 1948-1978

Abbe, Elfriede Martha, 1919-

Engraver, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 0.5 Linear feet, (265 items)

Summary: Biographical sketches; 155 letters; 8 original woodcut prints by Abbe; 28 photographs of Abbe's sculpture; exhibition catalogs, brochures, and announcements; clippings; a book, The Letters of George Waldo Abbe and Charlotte Colgate Abbe, annotated by Elfriede Abbe; and miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor, engraver, illustrator; Manchester Center, Vermont.


Donated 1978 by Elfriede Abbe.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

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How to Cite This Collection

Elfriede Abbe papers, 1948-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.