Archives of American Art

Arthur Schwieder papers

Collection ID:
Schwieder, Arthur, b. 1884
Physical Description:
0.4 Linear feet
(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A scrapbook of clippings about Schwieder and his students of the Arthur Schwieder Group; exhibition catalogs; letters; photographs of Schwieder's classes and exhibition installations, and of his paintings and his students; and a list of owners of his paintings.
Scope and Contents
REEL 440 AND SCANNED Two photographs, one a profile of Schwieder and the other of him teaching a class, both which were previously microfilmed under Photos of Artists and have since been scanned and returned to the Schwieder papers.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, muralist, illustrator, and teacher; New York, N.Y. Founded the Arthur Schwieder Group in 1928 as an art colony and art school.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel D117 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1962 by Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Schwieder.

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
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- New York (State) -- New York -- History Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scrapbooks Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arthur Schwieder Group Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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