Gross, Chaim, 1904-

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Chaim Gross, 1904-1991, sculptor of New York, N.Y.

From the description of Oral history interview with Chaim Gross, 1981 May 26- 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 646397029

Sculptor, New York, N.Y. Died 1991.

From the description of Chaim Gross interviews, 1981 May 26-May 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220182061

Sculptor; New York, N.Y. Died 1991.

From the description of Chaim Gross interview, 1964 Sept. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220195801

From the description of Chaim Gross interview, 1981 Mar. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78470369

From the description of Oral history interview with Chaim Gross 1964 Sept. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 312026220

Chaim Gross (1904-1991) was a sculptor from New York, N.Y.

From the description of Oral history interview with Chaim Gross, 1981 May 26- 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 779476976

Jewish American sculptor, 1904-1991.

From the guide to the Chaim Gross Papers, 1937-1964, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries)

Sculptor, instructor; New York, N.Y.; b. 1904; d. 1991.

Born in a small village in Austria-Hungary, Gross studied at the National Academy of Fine Arts (Budapest) in 1919, and at the Kunstgewerbeschule (Vienna) in 1920. Immigrating to New York City in 1921, he attended classes at the Educational Alliance Art School from 1921-1926 and befriended Raphael and Moses Soyer. He also studied at the Beaux-Arts Institute of Design, and with Robert Laurent at the Art Students League. Gross taught at the Educational Alliance Art School from 1927-1990, and at the New School of Social Research from 1950-1990. A renowned collector of African sculpture, Gross was active in many art-related and philanthropic organizations. His daughter, Mimi, was married to Red Grooms in 1964.

From the description of Chaim Gross papers, 1920-1983. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220170134

Archival Resources
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creatorOf Goulet, Lorrie, 1925-. Lorrie Goulet papers, 1933-2010. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gross, Chaim : Biographical file. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
referencedIn Whitney Museum of American Art. Whitney Museum of American Art artists' files and records, 1914-1966. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991. Correspondence from Carl Zigrosser, 1956. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Seeman, Joan French. Joan Seeman papers, 1973-1981. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kufeld, Jack, 1907-1990. Oral history interview with Jack Kufeld, 1981 Oct. 5. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Stern, Louis E., 1886-1962. Louis E. Stern papers, 1897-1978. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Max Weber papers, 1902-2008 Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gikow, Ruth, 1915-1982. Ruth Gikow papers, 1933-1982. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991. Chaim Gross papers, 1920-1983. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Grooms, Mimi Gross. Mimi Gross papers, 1960-1981. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Rowan, Edward Beatty, 1898-1946. Edward Beatty Rowan papers, 1929-1946. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gurney, George. George Gurney interviews with sculptors, 1977-1978 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Yaddo records, 1870-1980 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, [ca. 1965-1968]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn New York Artists Equity Association. New York Artists Equity Association records, 1944-2010. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991. Chaim Gross interviews, 1981 May 26-May 27. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Brooklyn Museum. Listening to pictures : interviews. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Lowenthal, Milton. Milton and Edith Lowenthal papers, 1940-1989. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn MacDowell Colony Records, 1869-1970, (bulk 1945-1968) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Soyer, Moses, 1899-1974. Moses Soyer papers, circa 1905-1974. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, [ca. 1965-1968] [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn New York Artists Equity Association. New York Artists Equity Association records, 1944-2003. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Newman, Arnold, 1918-2006. Arnold Newman photographs of artists, ca. 1940-1960. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991. Chaim Gross interview, 1964 Sept. 1. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Kaplan, Joseph, 1900-1980. Joseph Kaplan papers, 1923-1976. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Chaim Gross Papers, 1937-1964 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, N.H.). MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, N.H.) records, 1869-1970 (bulk 1945-1968). Library of Congress
referencedIn Newman, Arnold, 1918-2006. Arnold Newman interviews, 1971 July 17-1971 Aug. 23. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Koffler, Mary Mintz, 1906-1985. Mary Mintz Koffler papers, 1935-1983. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn ACA Galleries. ACA Galleries records, 1917-1966. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Jaffe, Irma B. Irma Jaffe interviews, 1965-1977. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, [ca. 1965-1968] [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Newman, Arnold, 1918-2006. Arnold Newman photographs of artists, ca. 1940-1960. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gross, Chaim, 1904-. Oral history interview with Chaim Gross 1964 Sept. 1. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Laurent, Robert, 1890-1970. Robert Laurent papers, 1869-1973. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, 1965-1968 Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kufeld, Jack. Jack Kufeld interview, 1981 Oct. 5. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Botkin, Henry, 1896-1983. Henry Botkin papers, 1917-1979. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gallant, Mitzi. Mitzi Gallant papers, 1948-1959. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Grossman, Sid, 1915-1955. Sidney Grossman papers, 1933-1981. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf De Francisci, Anthony, 1887-1964. Anthony de Francisci papers, 1904-1965. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Dobkin, Alexander, 1908-1975. Alexander Dobkin papers, 1940-1974. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Smith, Jacob Getlar, 1898-1958. Jacob Getlar Smith papers, 1919-1966. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf McVey, William Mozart, 1905-1995. William and Leza McVey papers, 1932-1974. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991. Oral history interview with Chaim Gross, 1981 May 26- 27. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991. Chaim Gross interview, 1981 Mar. 7. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Moses Soyer papers, circa 1905-1974 Archives of American Art
referencedIn Newman, Arnold, 1918-. Oral history interview with Arnold Newman, 1971 July 17-Aug. 23. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gross, Chaim, 1904-. Oral history interview with Chaim Gross, 1981 May 26- 27. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Harriton, Abraham, 1893-1987. Abraham Harriton papers, 1910-1986. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn De Creeft, José, 1884-1982. José de Creeft papers, 1908-1982. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Elisofon, Eliot. Papers, 1930-1988 (bulk, 1942-1973). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Gross, Chaim, 1904-1991. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Gross, Chaim, 1904-. Chaim Gross : artist file : study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation 1930?-1990 [graphic] [compiled by staff of The Museum of Modern Art, New York]. Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection
referencedIn Valente, Alfredo. Alfredo Valente papers, 1941-1978. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn J. B. Matthews Papers, 1862-1986 and undated David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf Gross, Renee. Correspondence to Chaim Potok, 1976-1997. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Levine, Jack, 1915-2010. Jack Levine papers, 1923-1999. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, [ca. 1965-1968] [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Fortess, Karl E. (Karl Eugene), 1907-. Karl E. Fortess taped interviews with artists, [1963-1985]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Carewe, Sylvia, 1906-1981. Sylvia Carewe papers, ca. 1930-1972. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Newman, Arnold, 1918-2006,. Oral history interview with Arnold Newman, 1971 July 17-Aug. 23 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn De Creeft, José, 1884-1982. José de Creeft papers, 1908-2004. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith ACA Galleries. corporateBody
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associatedWith Alexander, Sidney, 1912-1999 person
associatedWith Associated American Artists. corporateBody
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associatedWith Biddle, George, 1885-1973 person
associatedWith Bikel, Theodore. person
associatedWith Bishop, Isabel, 1902-1988. person
associatedWith Blume, Peter, 1906-1992. person
associatedWith Botkin, Henry, 1896-1983. person
associatedWith Brooklyn Museum. corporateBody
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associatedWith Butler Institute of American Art. corporateBody
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associatedWith Carewe, Sylvia, 1906-1981. person
associatedWith Castellón, Federico. person
associatedWith Castellón, Federico, 1914-1971. person
associatedWith Chapin, Cornelia, 1893-1972. person
associatedWith Constant, George. person
associatedWith Cunningham, Merce. person
associatedWith De Creeft, José, 1884-1982. person
associatedWith De Francisci, Anthony, 1887-1964. person
associatedWith Di Spirito, Henry, 1898- person
associatedWith Dobkin, Alexander, 1908-1975. person
associatedWith Elisofon, Eliot. person
associatedWith Evergood, Philip, 1901-1973. person
associatedWith Fiene, Ernest, 1894- person
associatedWith Floch, Joseph, 1895-1977. person
associatedWith Force, Juliana, 1876-1948. person
associatedWith Fortess, Karl E. (Karl Eugene), 1907- person
associatedWith Freilicher, Hy, 1907- person
associatedWith Gallant, Mitzi. person
associatedWith Gershoy, Eugenie, 1901?-1983 or 6. person
associatedWith Gikow, Ruth, 1915-1982. person
associatedWith Ginsberg, Allen, 1926- person
associatedWith Glinsky, Vincent, 1895-1975. person
associatedWith Goodelman, Aaron J., 1890-1978. person
associatedWith Gottlieb, Adolph, 1903-1974. person
associatedWith Goulet, Lorrie, 1925- person
associatedWith Graham, John, 1887-1961. person
associatedWith Grooms, Mimi Gross. person
associatedWith Grooms, Red. person
associatedWith Grossman, Sid, 1915-1955. person
associatedWith Gross, Renée. person
associatedWith Gurney, George. person
associatedWith Gurr, Lena, 1897-1992. person
associatedWith Gwathmey, Robert, 1903-1988 person
associatedWith Harriton, Abraham, 1893-1987. person
associatedWith Hartwig, Cleo, 1911- person
associatedWith Hirsch, Joseph, 1910-1981. person
associatedWith Hirshhorn, Joseph H. person
associatedWith Hopper, Edward, 1882-1967. person
associatedWith Jaffe, Irma B. person
associatedWith Jules, Mervin, 1912- person
associatedWith Kainen, Jacob. person
associatedWith Kaplan, Joseph, 1900-1980. person
associatedWith Knaths, Karl, 1891-1971. person
associatedWith Koffler, Mary Mintz, 1906-1985. person
associatedWith Kopman, Benjamin, b. 1887. person
associatedWith Kroll, Leon, 1884-1974. person
associatedWith Kufeld, Jack, 1907-1990 person
associatedWith Kuniyoshi, Yasuo, 1889-1953 person
associatedWith Lamarr, Hedy, 1915-2000 person
associatedWith Lampell, Millard, 1919-1997 person
associatedWith Laurent, Robert, 1890-1970. person
associatedWith Levine, Jack, 1915-2010. person
associatedWith Los Angeles County Museum of Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Lowenthal, Milton. person
associatedWith MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, N.H.) corporateBody
associatedWith Manantz, Irving. person
associatedWith Manship, Paul, 1885-1966. person
associatedWith Maril, Herman. person
associatedWith Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 person
associatedWith McVey, William Mozart, 1905-1995. person
associatedWith Morgan, Frances Mallory. person
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith National Institute of Arts and Letters (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Nevelson, Louise, 1899-1988. person
associatedWith Newman, Arnold, 1918-2006. person
associatedWith Newman, Elias, 1903- person
associatedWith New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) corporateBody
associatedWith New York Artists Equity Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Ostrowsky, Abbo, 1889-1975. person
associatedWith Peerce, Jan, 1904-1984 person
associatedWith Phillips, Ann Cole, 1911- person
associatedWith Rattner, Abraham. person
associatedWith Reindel, Edna M. person
associatedWith Robbins, Warren M. person
associatedWith Robus, Hugo, 1885- person
associatedWith Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979. person
associatedWith Rowan, Edward Beatty, 1898-1946. person
associatedWith Salerno, Charles, 1916- person
associatedWith Sample, Paul, 1896-1974. person
associatedWith Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910- person
associatedWith Seeman, Joan French. person
associatedWith Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904- person
associatedWith Siporin, Mitchell, 1910-1976. person
associatedWith Smith, Jacob Getlar, 1898-1958. person
associatedWith Soyer, Isaac, 1902-1981. person
associatedWith Soyer, Moses, 1899-1974. person
associatedWith Soyer, Raphael, 1899-1987. person
associatedWith Stella, Joseph, 1877-1946. person
associatedWith Stern, Isaac, 1920- person
associatedWith Stern, Louis E., 1886-1962. person
associatedWith Strater, Henry, 1896- person
associatedWith Teichman, Sabina. person
associatedWith Valente, Alfredo. person
associatedWith Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964 person
associatedWith Van Veen, Stuyvesant. person
associatedWith Weber, Max person
associatedWith Weiner, Egon, 1906- person
associatedWith Weschler, Anita. person
associatedWith Weston, Harold, 1894-1972 person
associatedWith Wheelock, Warren, 1880-1960. person
associatedWith Whitney Museum of American Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Wickey, Harry. person
associatedWith Yaddo (Artist's colony) corporateBody
associatedWith Zigrosser, Carl, 1891- person
associatedWith Zorach, William, 1887-1966. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
Subject
Jewish art
Art--American (?)--Reproductions
Jewish artists--United States
Art, American
Austrian Americans
Art--Sculpture
Sculptors--United States
Art--Illustrators
Sculptors--Interviews
Art and religion
Sculpture, American--20th century
Sculpture, American
Painters--United States
Sculpture, Modern--20th century
Jewish artists
Jews, American
Sculpture
Painting, American--20th century--United States
Émigré
Art, African--Collectors and collecting
Art, American--20th century
Occupation
Sculptors
Artists
Painter
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Birth 1904-03-17

Death 1991-05-05

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