Archives of American Art

Bernard Rosenquit papers

Collection ID:
Rosenquit, Bernard, 1923-1991
Physical Description:
0.6 Linear feet

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, writings, three photographs of Rosenquit, and printed material consiting of press reviews.
Scope and Contents
An additional 45 items microfilmed on reel 5299 include personal and business letters; four photographs of Rosenquit, 1947-1966, and four photographs of his work; a resumé, 1976; a draft of a short story by Rosenquit, "An Orderly Suicide," clippings; reproductions; and announcements for shows at the Roko Gallery and elsewhere. Many items are annotated by Rosenquit. Among the correspondents are Ann Freilich, Wendy Owen, Daniele Deverin, and May Swenson.

Arrangement is mainly chronological.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Bernard Rosenquit (1923-1991) was a painter and printmaker in New York , N.Y.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 5299 (fr. 1157-1221) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Reproduction Note
Several items are photocopies.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1976 by Bernard Rosenquit and in 2003 by Vivian Hecht and Pauline Seener, Rosenquit's sisters.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing 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.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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