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Mark Freeman papers, 1930-1982

Freeman, Mark, 1908-

Painter, Printmaker


Collection Information

Size: 0.7 Linear feet

Summary: Correspondence; photographs of Freeman and his paintings; photographs of Ralph Fabri; five reproductions of lithographs of New York City, 1931-1932; and printed material concerning the Audubon Artists, Inc. and the National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, printmaker, and administrator (New York, N.Y.). Born in Austria, Freeman studied at Columbia, at the Sorbonne, and at the National Academy of Design. He was director of the Eastside Gallery in New York City from 1960 to 1970. From 1974 to 1988 he served as the president of the National Society of Artists in Casein and Acrylic, and he is an honorary life president of Audubon Artists.


Donated 1976-1982 by Mark Freeman.

Location of Originals

  • Originals are in the possession of Mark Freeman in New York City.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

The photographs of Ralph Fabri are photocopies.

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

Mark Freeman papers, 1930-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.