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Ben Solowey : portraits of the theatrical past, 1929-1940

Ben Solowey : portraits of the theatrical past, 1929-1940

 

Title:
Ben Solowey : portraits of the theatrical past, 1929-1940
Alternative Titles:
Portraits of the theatrical past, 1929-1940
Name:
Solowey, Ben, 1900-1978
New York Public Library. Library & Museum of the Performing Arts
Published:
New York, N.Y : Library & Museum of the Performing Arts, [1975]
Physical Description:
2 portfolios : 50 portraits ; 33 cm
Subjects:
Actors > Portraits > Exhibitions.
Theater > New York (State) > New York > History > 20th century > Portraits > Exhibitions.
Solowey, Ben, 1900-1978 Exhibitions.
New York Public Library. Library & Museum of the Performing Arts Exhibitions.
Format:
books
Notes:
Title from portfolio covers
Two paper portfolios are printed with title and publisher information, as well as biographical information of Mr. Solowey
Consists of charcoal portraits of theatrical personalities done between 1929 and 1940 for the New York Times, the Herald Tribune and the New York Post, among other papers
Two portfolios of reproductions from an exhibition of Solowey's portraits held at the Library & Museum of the Performing Arts in 1975
Avery Classics (Offsite) copy: Seymour B. Durst Old York Library Collection, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University
Avery Classics (Offsite) copy: Portfolio 1 contains a "Celebrity quiz" companion to the exhibition (23 x 72 cm, folded to 23 x 18 cm)
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