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Karl Schrag papers, 1937-1970

Schrag, Karl, 1912-1995

Painter, Printmaker, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet, (on 2 partial microfilm reels)

Summary: Photographs, biographical and bibliographic materials, writings, a scrapbook, and sketchbooks.
REEL N70-36: Biographical materials; photographs of Schrag's paintings; drafts of published articles; three sketchbooks; and a scrapbook containing clippings and exhibition announcements.
REEL N70-48: Photographs of Schrag's paintings; and an article by Schrag on printmaking.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; New York City. Born 1912. Died 1995.


Donated 1970 by Schrag, except sketchbooks and scrapbooks, which he lent for microfilming, 1970.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Three sketchbooks and scrapbook: Originals returned to lender, Karl Schrag, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels N70-36 and N70-48 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Karl Schrag papers, 1937-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.