Size: ca. 400 items (on 2 partial microfilm reels).
Summary: The papers of Sidney Gross include scrapbooks, art works, writings, exhibition catalogs, and a biographical outline.
Reel N70-56: Writings, on the philosophical and psychological implications of art and aesthetics, color theories, artistic techniques, and, generally, the history of art; drawings; exhibition catalogs; clippings; and a few miscellaneous items.
Reel N70-61: A biographical outline; lecture notes kept by one of his students; scrapbooks containing clippings and notices of Gross's shows; and ten letters to Francis Taylor, Gross's former high school art teacher, 1939-1950.
Painter, writer; New York, N.Y. Produced primarily abstract paintings.
The lender is the widow of Sidney Gross.
Location of Originals
Originals returned to the lender, Mrs. Sidney Gross, after microfilming.
Microfilm reels N70-56 and N70-61 available at Archives of American Art and through interlibrary loan.
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