Size: 0.4 Linear feet
Summary: The scattered papers of New York sculptor Irma Rothstein measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1930 to 1965. Found are biographical materials, correspondence, and photographs.
Russian-born sculptor Irma Rothstein (1906-1971) came to the United States in 1938 after studying in Vienna, Austria, and was thereafter active in New York City, New York. Rothstein produced a wide range of busts of well-known authors, musicians, and other artists and was known for her works featuring expressive faces of women.
Donated 1966 by Irma Rothstein.
Processing of this collection received support from the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative.