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Moissaye Marans papers, 1934-1975

Marans, Moissaye, 1902-1977



Collection Information

Size: 2.5 Linear feet, (ca. 2000 items)

Summary: Correspondence, articles, business records, printed matter, sketches, photographs, and one reel of motion picture film.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor, Brooklyn, N.Y. Born in Rumania. Came to U.S. in 1924. Taught at Brooklyn College. Chose religious themes for subject matter.


Donated 1975-1976 by Moissaye Marans.

Related Materials

Moissaye Marans papers also at Syracuse University.

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

Moissaye Marans papers, 1934-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.