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Jack Bookbinder lithographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArt-0056

Scope and Contents

Jack Bookbinder lithographs contains three prints of Monhegan Morning, selection of the 31st annual membership print for the Print Club of Rochester in 1964. Prints are numbered as follows: 3 of 50, 30 of 50, and 31 of 50.

Dates

  • 1965

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

Born in Odessa, Ukraine in 1911, Jack Bookbinder immigrated to the United States and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Education from the University of Pennsylvania and studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. He continued his education and earned a MFA from the Tyler School of Art.

Known as an illustrator and watercolorist, Bookbinder taught art at the Barnes Foundation, University of Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. He authored many books and articles, and produced and appeared in several television series about art and artists. Bookbinder’s work is held in many collections, including the Library of Congress, Philadelphia Museum of Art, and National Gallery of Art.

Jack Bookbinder died in June 1990.

Extent

3 Item(s) (3 Lithographs)

Language

English

Overview

Jack Bookbinder lithographs contains three prints of Monhegan Morning.

Arrangement

Collection consists of three prints.

Physical Location

C.S. North, Shelf 87, Box 2 (with Art on Campus collection)
C.S. North, Shelf 88, Box 6 (with Art on Campus collection)
Art Collection

Bibliography

  • Jack Bookbinder at Art on Campus, Rochester Institute of Technology

Dimensions

Lithographs measure 16 x 20 inches.

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in September 2011.
Title
Jack Bookbinder lithographs
Subtitle
RIT Art Collection
Status
Published
Author
Amy Vilz
Date
28 September 2011
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Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archive Collections Repository

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