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Julius Tobias papers, 1945-1977

Tobias, Julius, 1915-1999

Painter, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 1 Linear foot

Summary: Ca. 360 letters; photographs of Tobias's work and of him; four sketches; biographical material; exhibition catalogs and press releases; teaching contracts; clippings; and a small watercolor by William Littlefield with a personal greeting. Included are materials relating to New York's East Tenth Street cooperative galleries of the 1950s.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor, instructor; New York, N.Y. Studied in Paris with Fernand Leger. Died June 16, 1999.


Donated 1977 by Julius Tobias.

Language Note

English .

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How to Cite This Collection

Julius Tobias papers, 1945-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.