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Jacques Schnier papers, 1941-1979

Schnier, Jacques, 1898-1988

Muralist, Metal-worker, Painter, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 17.1 Linear feet

Summary: Included in the art series are artworks, drawings, photos and slides, exhibit records, posters, resumes, art correspondence, mailing lists, clippings, technical writings, notebooks and diaries. The psychoanalysis series consists of correspondence, books, journals and magazines. The Personal series includes family letters, financial records, and Buddhist cards.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor, teacher; San Francisco, Calif. Born in Romania. Taught at the University of California, Berkeley.


Donated 1993 by Dorothy L. Schnier, the widow of Jacques Schnier.

Related Materials

Jacques Schnier papers also at Syracuse University.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Jacques Schnier papers, 1941-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.