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I. J. Sanger papers, [ca. 1927-1960]

Sanger, I. J., 1899-1986


Collection Information

Size: 32 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Scrapbook of letters, clippings, artworks, reproductions, and a catalog from the Federal Art Project, "Printmaking: A New Tradition"; 4 sketchbooks; 16 loose sketches and an etching; reproductions; 2 photographs of Sanger at work; and source material for his artwork.

Biographical/Historical Note

Wood engraver, woodcutter, printmaker, illustrator, draftsman, and painter; New York, N.Y. and Marlow Heights, Maryland.


Lent for microfilming 1981 by Isaac Sanger.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, Isaac Sanger, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 2340 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

I. J. Sanger papers, [ca. 1927-1960]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.