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Si Lewen photograph albums, 1962-1964

Lewen, Si, 1918-

Painter, Collagist


Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet, (4 v. on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Three photograph albums of Lewen's paintings and collages exhibited at The Museum of the George Peabody College for Teachers, Nashville, Tenn. (1962); The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, N.Y. (1963); and Miami University, Oxford, Ohio (1964). An album entitled "A Journey" contains photographs of 72 drawings (1964).

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter and collagist, New Paltz, New York. Born in Lublin, Poland in 1918. Studed with Klaus Richter in Berlin, at the Ecole Vaucanson in Grenoble, France, at the National Academy of Art and Design and the Art Students League in New York, N. Y. Works in a style of serial progression.


Donated 1962-1965 by Si Lewen.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 2 (frames 120-315) available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Si Lewen photograph albums, 1962-1964. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.