Kohn, Misch, 1916-

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Misch Kohn was an influential and innovative Chicago printmaker. Carl Zigrosser took an early and active interest in Kohn's career, as he moved from WPA artist to educator to prominent artist and Guggenheim juror.

From the description of Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1941-1971, n.d. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155901815

Printmaker, educator; Castro Valley, Calif. b. 1916.

From the description of Misch Kohn papers, [ca. 1940]-2002. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220215380

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creatorOf Zigrosser, Carl, 1891-. Carl Zigrosser papers, 1891-1971. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn American Federation of Arts. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1929-1953. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993 (bulk 1909-1969) Archives of American Art
creatorOf KOHN, MISCH. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn Museum records, 1823-1963. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Kohn, Misch, 1916-. Misch Kohn papers, [ca. 1940]-2002. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Schniewind, Carl Oscar, 1900-1957. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1940-1960. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Dept. of Photography. Records, Exhibition negatives: installations. Misch Kohn: The California Years. 1981. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Kohn, Misch, 1916-. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1941-1971, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Kohn, Misch, 1916-. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn American Federation of Arts. American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993 (bulk 1909-1969). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith American Federation of Arts. corporateBody
associatedWith Brooklyn Museum. corporateBody
associatedWith Brooklyn Museum. Dept. of Photography. corporateBody
associatedWith Ford Foundation. corporateBody
associatedWith Schniewind, Carl Oscar, 1900-1957. person
associatedWith Tamarind Lithography Workshop. corporateBody
associatedWith Zigrosser, Carl, 1891- person
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