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Eugenie Gershoy papers, 1914-1983

Gershoy, Eugenie, 1901-1983 or 6

Painter, Draftsmen (artists), Ceramicist, Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: 7.2 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of sculptor and art instructor, Eugenie Gershoy, measure 7.2 linear feet and date from 1914 to 1983. The collection documents Gershoy's career through biographical material, correspondence, business records, notes, writings, artwork, printed material, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Born in Krivoi Rog, Russia on January 1, 1901, Eugenie was the youngest of the Gershoy children. The family immigrated to New York City in 1903. She later became a U.S. citizen.

Provenance

The Eugenie Gershoy papers were donated to the Archives of American Art between 1975 and 1983 by the artist.

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