Avery Drawings & Archives Collections
 

Ruth Abrams films, circa 1960s

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 15209489 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Abrams, Ruth, 1912-1986
Title Ruth Abrams films, circa 1960s
Physical Description 10 film reels
Language(s) English .
Access

Collection temporarily unavailable for use due to digitization and processing; expected availability Spring 2021.

Arrangement

Description

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 10 film reels.

Using the Collection

Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Conditions Governing Access

Collection temporarily unavailable for use due to digitization and processing; expected availability Spring 2021.

Conditions Governing Use

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Preferred Citation

[Description of item], Ruth Abrams films, Drawings and Archives, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University.

Related Materials

Papers of Ruth Abrams, Yeshiva University Museum

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library

Processing Information

This finding aid was created by Shelley Hayreh in 2020.

Subject Headings

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Video recordings (physical artifacts) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

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Art, Modern -- 20th century Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Jewish women artists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Painters -- United States Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Women painters Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Ruth Abrams was a painter of the New York School. From 1965 to 1966, Ruth Abrams was the art director at the Research Association of The New School, and also lectured at the Parsons The New School for Design.

Born in Brooklyn, New York in 1912, Abrams studied studied art at the Art Students' League, Columbia University, and the School of Social Research. She worked in the ateliers of sculptors William Zorach, Aleksandr Archipenko, and Jose de Creeft, and painters John Graham, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, and architect Wallace Harrison.