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Manfred Schwartz papers, 1934-1966

Schwartz, Manfred, 1909-1970

Painter, Gallery owner, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 2.3 Linear feet

Summary: Letters from Waldo and Ellen Larsen Peirce and others; writings by Schwartz, including a typescript of the book, ETRETAT; photographs of Schwartz and his work and exhibition installations; and printed material including exhibition catalogs; clippings. Also included is an exhibition guest book for Gallery 144 West 13 Street.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter and gallery owner; New York, N.Y. Owned Gallery 144 West 13th Street, New York, N.Y., ca. 1931-1934.


Donated 1973 by Schwartz's widow, and in 1988 by his son, Paul Waldo Schwartz.

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. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Manfred Schwartz papers, 1934-1966. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.