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More Information | A Finding Aid to the Louis Wiesenberg papers, 1916-1981

Louis Wiesenberg papers, 1916-1981

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A Finding Aid to the Louis Wiesenberg Papers, 1913-1981, in the Archives of American Art
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Finding aid prepared by Jean Fitzgerald
Scope and Content Note
The papers of painter Louis Wiesenberg measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1913 to 1981. Found within the papers are biographical material; letters - mostly written by his widow Raizel Wiesenberg attempting to organize a posthumous exhibition; notes and writings, including manuscripts describing Wiesenberg's thoughts on art; numerous drawings of figure studies and landscapes; printed material, including catalogs from exhibitions by obscure organizations such as the Level Club and the Society of Independent Artists; and photographs of Wiesenberg, his family and his artwork.
Language
English
Provenance
The Louis Wiesenberg papers were donated in 1981 and 1982 by Raizel Wiesenberg Arp, the artist's widow.
Processing Information
The papers were processed in February 2007 by Jean Fitzgerald.