Schwabacher, Ethel, 1903-1984

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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

Archival Resources
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referencedIn Colette Roberts Papers and Interviews with Artists, 1918-1971 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
creatorOf Roberts, Colette, 1910-. Colette Roberts papers and interviews with artists, 1918-1971. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Roberts, Colette, 1910-. Colette Roberts papers and interviews with artists, 1961-1971 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Roberts, Colette, 1910-1971. Colette Roberts interviews with artists, 1961-1971 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Ford, John Charles, 1929-. John Charles Ford papers, [ca. 1930]-1977. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Baziotes, William, 1912-1963. William and Ethel Baziotes papers, 1916-1992. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Schwabacher, Ethel, 1903-1984. Ethel Schwabacher papers, 1940-1975. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Schwabacher, Ethel, 1903-1984. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Rand, Harry. Harry Rand interviews with artists, 1973-1999. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Baziotes, Ethel. person
associatedWith Baziotes, William, 1912-1963. person
associatedWith Cavallon, Giorgio, 1904-1989. person
associatedWith Colette Roberts person
associatedWith De Kooning, Willem, 1904- person
associatedWith Ford, John Charles, 1929- person
associatedWith Goodrich, Lloyd, 1897- person
associatedWith Gorky, Arshile, 1904-1948. person
associatedWith Greenberg, Clement, 1909-1994. person
associatedWith Guerrero, José, 1914- person
associatedWith Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966. person
associatedWith Kline, Franz, 1910-1962. person
associatedWith Motherwell, Robert. person
associatedWith Newman, Barnett, 1905-1970. person
associatedWith Pollock, Jackson, 1912-1956. person
associatedWith Pousette-Dart, Richard, 1916-1992. person
associatedWith Rand, Harry. person
associatedWith Reinhardt, Ad, 1913-1967. person
associatedWith Reynal, Jeanne, 1903- person
associatedWith Roberts, Colette, 1910-1971. person
associatedWith Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970. person
associatedWith Ryan, Anne, 1889-1954. person
associatedWith Schapiro, Meyer, 1904- person
associatedWith Still, Clyfford, 1904- person
associatedWith Thomas, Dylan, 1914-1953. person
associatedWith Tomlin, Bradley Walker, 1899-1953. person
associatedWith Tworkov, Jack. person
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New York (State)--New York
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Women painters
Women art historians
Art historians
Painters
Painting, Modern--20th century
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Birth 1903

Death 1984

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