Joseph Tomanek papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.tomajose
Creators:
Tomanek, Joseph, b. 1889
Dates:
1918-1960
Languages:
Multiple languages
Letters from Albin Polasek and 6 clippings are in Czech.
Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Letters from Rudolph Ingerle, William S. Schwartz, and Albin Polasek who includes a photograph of himself and a list of galleries and individuals; a pencil drawing of a nude and an oil canvas REPOSE by Tomanek; and printed materials, including clippings and exhibition catalogs for both Tomanek and Polasek; reproductions of art works; and photographs of Tomanek, his wife, the Schwartzes, Polasek, and works of art.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter; Berwyn, Illinois. Born in Straznice, Czechoslovakia. Trained at the Art Institute of Chicago and the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague and studied painting with A. H. Krehbiel, A. Sterba, and K. A. Buehr.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1969 by Joseph Tomanek.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painting, Modern -- Illinois Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Illinois Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Polasek, Albin, 1879-1965 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Schwartz, William S. (William Samuel), 1896-1977 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ingerle, Rudolph F., 1879- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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