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Lena Gurr papers, 1908-1979

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Series 5: Artwork, circa 1908-1951
(box 4; 36 folders)

Artwork found in this series consists of drawings, watercolors, oil sketches, a lithograph by Gurr, caricatures by Joseph Biel, designs by Gurr and Biel for Christmas cards, and two monoprints by Hy Fogelberg. There are also ten of Gurr's sketchbooks. The 1932 sketchbook contains a drawing by George Grosz in the style of Van Gogh and the 1930-1932 sketchbook contains Gurr's drawing of Raphael Soyer.
Artwork is on reel 4946.
DescriptionContainer
Drawings, circa 1908-1920
4
9-12
School assignments
"Twigs,", circa 1915
4
13
Watercolor flowers, 1915
4
14
Perspective drawings, 1915
4
15-16
Technical drawings, 1915
4
17
Life class drawings, 1917
4
18
"Nudes: homes of models,", 1917
4
19
"Drawings: at home-- under the influence of Ostrowsky,", 1918-1919
4
20
"Drawings: at Ostrowsky's,", 1919
4
21
"Drawings: Dickinson's class,", 1919-1920
4
22
Landscape drawings: pencil, crayon, watercolor, 1919-1920
4
23
Landscape drawings: pastel, 1919-1920
4
24-25
Drawings: Hebrew Educational Society, 1919-1920
4
26-28
Drawings: Rittenberg, Summer 1920
4
29
Watercolors, 1919-1920
4
30
Oil sketches, undated
4
31-32
Lithograph, 1951
4
33
Sketchbooks, undated, 1930-1932
4
34-43
Caricatures by Joseph Biel (2) (caricatures of Montaigly? and Wi_____am?, undated
4
44
Designs for Christmas cards, 1931-1942
4
45
Monoprints by Hy Fogelberg, 1938
4
46

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