Painter, art historian; New York, N.Y.
Schwabacher studied at the National Academy of Design, the Art Students League, and in Europe before becoming a painting student under Arshile Gorky in New York, 1934-1936. Schwabacher wrote Arshile Gorky (1957), with a preface by Lloyd Goodrich and introduction by Meyer Schapiro, and a biography, John Ford, Conquistador, about her painting colleague and friend.
From the description of Ethel Schwabacher papers, 1940-1975. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122502429