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Ilya Schor papers, 1943-1968

Schor, Ilya, 1904-1961

Metal-worker, Painter, Silversmith, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 505 Items, (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence; snapshots; photographs, including some of Schor's works; sketchbooks and loose sketches; exhibition catalogs; biographical outline; clippings; press releases, and miscellaneous printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, craftsman, metal worker, silversmith, and sculptor; New York, N.Y. Born 1904. Died 1961. Specialized in religious art.


The lender, Mrs. Ilya Schor, is Schor's widow.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, Mrs. Ilya Schor, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels N70-73 and N70-74 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

Ilya Schor papers, 1943-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.