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Item ID   156659    
Open more fields Accession Number   WJHC 1972.004 AR1 similar items
Level of description   Collection similar items
Open more fields Author/Creator Elias Kanarek similar items
Title   Elias Kanarek papers similar items
Open more fields Date Created   1939-1966 similar items
Extent and Quantity   .4 linear ft. (1 document box and oversize items) similar items
Biographical History   Elias Kanarek was an artist and son of a land-owning family that was active in the Polish peasant movement. In 1938, Kanarek was sent to the U.S. by the Polish government to paint murals for the Polish Pavilion at New York City's World Fair. He remained in the U.S., where he painted portraits of and murals for notable individuals, including Arthur Rubinstein. The Judah L. Magnes Museum hosted a retrospective of his work in 1971. similar items
Scope and Content   The collection contains copies of engravings for bookplates; photographs of Kanarek's painted portraits and other works; exhibition notices; newspaper clippings; and sketchbooks. similar items
Link to this Item   http://magnesalm.org/notebook_fext.asp?site=magnes&book=156659 similar items
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