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Research material on Stephan Hirsch, 1926-1981

Di Vito, Joan

Art teacher, Art historian


Collection Information

Size: 0.7 Linear feet

Summary: "Stefan Hirsch: An Essay, Catalogue, and Chronology," by di Vito, 1981; a memorandum from Hirsch to James Case, 1950; 8 letters to di Vito concerning Hirsch, 1980-1981; clippings, 1941-1980; a reprint of Hirsch's article "Painting and the Graphic Arts" 1950; exhibition catalogs and announcements, 1926-1980; 3 brochures, 1928-1946; reproductions of art works; and photographs and photo album of works of art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art historian; Bard College. Stefan Hirsch was a painter, and instructor; raised in Germany by American parents. He moved to New York in 1919.


Donated 1987 by di Vito. She compiled the material for her Senior project at Bard College.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Some 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

Research material on Stephan Hirsch, 1926-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.