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A. S. Baylinson papers, 1929-1955

Baylinson, A. S., 1882-1950

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet

Summary: The collection measures 0.2 linear feet, dates from 1929 to 1955, and provides information about the career of modern realist painter A. S. Baylinson. Found are a biographical account, printed material, and photographs of Baylinson and of his works of art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Abraham Solomon Baylinson was born on January 6, 1882 in Moscow, Russia. His family immigrated to the United States in about 1900, and Baylinson eventually became interested in art and studied at the Art Students League, the National Academy of Design, and with Robert Henri and Homer Boss.

Provenance

The A. S. Baylinson papers were donated in 1974 by Ada Baylinson, the artist's widow.

Language Note

English .