Georges Schreiber papers

Collection ID:
Schreiber, Georges, 1904-
Physical Description:
0.6 Linear feet
(on 2 microfilm reels)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Photographs, printed materials, certificates, catalogs, announcements, sketches, sketchbooks, and drawings.
Scope and Contents
REELS D288-D288A: Clippings; reviews of Schreiber's work; a certificate from the Department of Treasury; photographs of Schreiber and his paintings; a typescript of his autobiography, "Drawn from Life"; and drawings, sketches, and sketchbooks.
Scope and Contents
REEL 2673: A resume and a list of exhibitions; three letters received; exhibition notices and catalogs; magazine cover designs by Schreiber; photographs of Schreiber and his paintings; and 2 sketchbooks.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter; New York, N.Y.; d. 1977.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels D288-D288A and 2673 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Reels D288-D288A: All material except 3 sketchbooks, 44 photographs, and ms for "Drawn from Life": Originals returned to lender, Georges Schreiber, after microfilming.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Material on reels D288-D288A lent for microfilming 1966; portions, including 3 sketchbooks, 44 photographs and MS for "Drawing from Life", were subsequently donated with material on reel 2673 by Lillian Schreiber, his widow, in 1987. Material not returned is no longer extant.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Repository Contact
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