Archives of American Art

Catalog of caricatures by Alfred J. Frueh

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1.4 Gigabytes

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Catalog of caricatures by Alfred J. Frueh measures 1.4 GB and includes a "Catalogue of Caricatures by Al Frueh" and "Catalogue of the Theatrical Caricatures by Al Frueh", 2004, compiled on 2 CD-Rs.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Alfred J. Frueh (1880-1968) worked primarily in New York and was best known for his caricatures of theater personalities that appeared in the New Yorker from 1925 through 1962. In addition, he was a cartoonist, illustrator, painter, and designer of children's furniture, toys, pop-ups, and cut-outs.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated in 2022 by Wendy Wick Reaves, Curator of prints and drawings at the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
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Related Materials
The Archives of American Art also holds the Alfred J. Frueh papers.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Cartoonists -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Frueh, Alfred Joseph, 1880-1968 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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