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Hy Cohen papers, 1927-1972

Cohen, Hy, 1901-

Painter, Arts administrator


Collection Information

Size: 220 Items

Summary: Correspondence, including letters from Irving Block, Phillip Evergood, Louise Nevelson, Elias Newman and Irene Rice Pereira; a photograph of Cohen and photographs of art work and Artists Equity Association of New York banquets, 1967 and 1968; exhibition catalogs and announcements; lecture notes; Artists Equity newsletters; and miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, president of Artists Equity Association, 1963-1970; New York, N.Y.


Donated 1979 by Hy Cohen.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

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

Hy Cohen papers, 1927-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.