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Hananiah Harari papers, circa 1939-2000

Harari, Hananiah, 1912-2000

Muralist, Painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 12.8 Linear feet

Summary: The Hananiah Harari papers measure 12.8 linear feet and date from circa 1939-2000 and undated. Included is biographical information, correspondence, writings, subject files, exhibition and loan files, personal business records, photographs, works of art, audio visual material, and printed material relating to Harari's practice that ranged from fine art to commercial photography and illustration.

Biographical/Historical Note

Hananiah Harari (1912-2000) was a painter, cartoonist, muralist, commercial artist, and educator in New York.


A small portion (0.4 linear feet) donated in 1983 by Hananiah Harari. A majority of the collection was donated in 2020 by Elena Bauer, Harari's daughter.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

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Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.

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How to Cite This Collection

Hananiah Harari papers, circa 1939-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.