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Harry Gottlieb papers, 1910-1982

Harry Gottlieb papers, 1910-1982

Gottlieb, Harry, 1895-1992

Painter, Printmaker

Collection Information

Size: 2.4 linear ft. (on 3 microfilm reels)

Summary: Biographical material, correspondence, writings, business records, printed material, photographs, sketches and notebooks.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, printmaker; New York, N.Y. b. 1895; d. 1992. Born in Bucharest, Romania. Member of N.Y. Artists' Union, American Society of Painters, Sculptors and Gravers, and the American Artists Congress. Served as a WPA artist. Pioneer in the development of silk screen process as a fine art form.


Material donated by Harry Gottlieb, 1968 and 1982.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels D343 and 3889-3890 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Harry Gottlieb papers, 1910-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.