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Kootz Gallery scrapbook #2, between 1931 and 1945, from the Kootz Gallery records, 1923-1966

Kootz Gallery scrapbook #2, between 1931 and 1945

Kootz, Samuel Melvin, 1898-1982

Item Information

Title: Kootz Gallery scrapbook #2

Date: between 1931 and 1945

Physical Details: 1 scrapbook : b&w and col. ; 36 x 31 cm.

Description: Scrapbook contains press clippings and other printed ephemera. Includes reviews (mostly negative) of Kootz's book New Frontiers in American Painting; articles on the "Bombshell Group" of artists which arose in response to his statements about American Art in the New York Times; articles and promotional materials for a sale of paintings selected by Kootz held at Macy's; and reviews of Kootz's play Home is the Hunter as it was performed at the American Negro Theatre.

Creator: Kootz, Samuel Melvin, 1898-1982

Forms part of: Kootz Gallery records, 1923-1966

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Kootz Gallery scrapbook #2, between 1931 and 1945. Kootz Gallery records, 1923-1966. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 13280