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A Finding Aid to the Philip Pearlstein papers, circa 1940-2008

Philip Pearlstein papers, circa 1940-2008

Pearlstein, Philip, 1924-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 34.1 linear feet

Summary: The papers of New York artist Philip Pearlstein measure 34.1 linear feet and date from circa 1940 to 2008. The collection is comprised of biographical material, correspondence, interviews and transcripts, writing projects and lectures, personal business records, printed material, three scrapbooks, photographs and moving images, documentary production material, digital records, sound and video recordings, and motion picture film that documents Pearlstein's career as a painter and educator.

Biographical/Historical Note

Philip Pearlstein (1924- ) is a painter and educator in New York, New York. Pearlstein studied at Carnegie Institute of Technology and New York University. He teaches at Brooklyn College.

Provenance

The papers were donated in multiple installments by Philip Pearlstein from 1975 to 2009.

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