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Ilya Schor papers, 1943-1968

Ilya Schor papers, 1943-1968

Schor, Ilya, 1904-1961

Sculptor, Painter, Silversmith, Metal-worker

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.

Location of Originals

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

Microfilm reels N70-73 and N70-74 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

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