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Maurice Becker papers, circa 1910-1970

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Series 5: Artwork , circa 1910-1965
1.2 Linear feet
Box 1-3, OV 6-8

Artwork includes paintings, over 800 graphite and pen and ink sketches, watercolors, and prints depicting Becker's figure drawings, caricatures, portrait drawings of men and women, and sketches of animals and landscapes. Many of these sketches were the basis for panels that later appeared in the New York Tribune, The Masses, and Liberator. Labor leaders, politicians, and artists identified in these sketches include Mother Jones, Samuel Gompers, Herbert Hoover, William Glackens, and Max Eastman.
Materials are arranged by document type.
Description Container Select
Paintings, circa 1910-1965
Oversized material housed in OV 7.
1
53
Pastel, circa 1910-1965
1
54
Pen and Ink, Caricatures, circa 1910-1965
Oversized material housed in OV 6 and OV 7.
1
55
Pen and Ink, Figures, circa 1910-1965
Oversized materials housed in OV 7.
1
56
Pen and Ink, Groups, circa 1910-1965
Oversized materials housed in OV 6.
1
57-58
Pen and Ink, Men, circa 1910-1965
1
59
Pen and Ink, Women, circa 1910-1965
Oversized material housed in OV 6.
1
60
Pen and Ink, Animals and Landscapes, circa 1910-1965
Oversized material housed in OV 6.
1
61
Prints, circa 1920-1965
1
62
Sketchbook, Pen and Ink, circa 1910-1965
1
63
Sketches, Artists, circa 1910-1965
1
64
Sketches, Caricatures, circa 1910-1965
1
65
Sketches, Family, circa 1910-1965
1
66
Sketches, Labor Organizers, circa 1910-1965
1
67
Sketches, Mexico, circa 1910-1965
1
68
Sketches, Politicians , circa 1910-1965
1
69
Sketches, Trial Coverage , circa 1910-1965
2
1
Sketches, Other Identified Individuals, circa 1910-1965
2
2
Sketches, Groups, circa 1910-1965
Oversized materials housed in OV 6 and OV 8.
2
3-4
Sketches, Men, Figures, circa 1910-1965
Oversized material housed in OV 8.
2
5-6
Sketches, Men, Figures and Portraits, circa 1910-1965
2
7
Sketches, Men, Portraits, circa 1910-1965
Oversized material housed in OV 6.
2
8-12
Sketches, Men and Women, circa 1910-1965
Oversized material housed in OV 6.
3
1-3
Sketches, Women, circa 1910-1965
3
4
Sketches, Women, Figures, circa 1910-1965
3
5
Sketches, Animals, circa 1910-1965
3
6
Sketches, Landscapes, circa 1910-1965
3
7
Watercolors, circa 1910-1965
3
8
Other Artists, circa 1910-1965
3
9
Oversized Painting and Pen and Inks, circa 1910-1965
Oversized material from Box 1, F53, F55-56.
OV 7
Oversized Pen and Inks and Sketches, circa 1910-1965
Oversized material from Box 1, F55, F57, F60-61; Box 2, F3, F8; and Box 3, F1.
OV 6
Oversized Sketches, circa 1910-1965
Oversized material from Box 2, F3, F5.
OV 8

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