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William Meyerowitz in Gloucester [videorecording] / Wright Brothers Productions ; producers, Betsy Maturo and John P. Wright ; director, John P. Wright ; narrator, Theresa Bernstein ; photographer, Betsy Maturo ; editor, Eric Marano, c1986

Wright Brothers Productions

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Collection Information

Size: 1 Item videocassette (7 min.) (VHS)

Summary: Artist William Meyerowitz's attraction to and work in Gloucester, Mass. is documented with narration by his widow Theresa Bernstein, and still photographs of Meyerowitz, Bernstein, artist-friends Stuart Davis, Edward Hopper, Marsden Hartley, and Hans Hofmann. Shown is Meyerowitz's printing press, his etchings, and his home on Mt. Pleasant Ave.

Biographical/Historical Note

Meyerowitz, born in 1889, was a painter and etcher.

Provenance

Donated 1986 by Wright Brothers Productions.

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William Meyerowitz in Gloucester [videorecording] / Wright Brothers Productions ; producers, Betsy Maturo and John P. Wright ; director, John P. Wright ; narrator, Theresa Bernstein ; photographer, Betsy Maturo ; editor, Eric Marano, c1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.