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Drawings (visual works)

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 46 Collections and/or Records:

Harry Lopas, 2003

 Item — Object B398.01.00001: Series B398.01 [U186023282299]
Identifier: B398.01.00001
Overview Framed drawing of Harry Lopas by artist Deborah Howard. Drawing is largely black and white with yellow accents. Harry is looking off in the distance.

Henry Lowenstein in Uniform, circa 1950

 File
Identifier: B333.08.0003.0001.00006
Overview Charcoal sketch of service man with dress hat on. Man is wearing glasses and rests his chin in his hand. This may be a protrait of Henry done by his mother or possibly done himself. The sketch is note dated and not signed but it does bear resemblance to Henry and he serves in the US Army from 1950-1953.

Hunger, 1945

 Item
Identifier: B333.08.0003.00009
Overview Charcoal drawing on paper of young woman sitting on single bed (Maria Loewenstein's daughter Karin Steinberg. Her shoulders are hunched and her lower arms rest on the top her thighs. She looks off behind the artist’s right side with a vacant stare. The bed has a pillow and blanket but the rest of the area is bare. The drawing was done on wall paper with charcoal from bombed buildings in Berlin.

"If shirts are 7 coupons each...", circa 1960

 Item
Identifier: B333.08.0002.0001.00003
Overview Pencil sketch on tracing paper of a female teacher sitting at a desk at the front of a classroom with a board to her left with equations on it. Across from her a girl stands in front of a desk. Quotation at the bottom says "If shirts are 7 coupons each how many could you buy with 14?" "That all depends if you know the right people!"

Imre Frankovitz, 2004

 Item — Object B398.01.00011: Series B398.01 [U186023282451]
Identifier: B398.01.00011
Overview Framed drawing of Imre Frankovitz by artist Deborah Howard. Background colors of blue, green, orange and red; Imre wears a blue plaid shirt. Imre Frankovitz is looking towards the viewer.

"It was (?) wizard over Cologne!", circa 1960

 Item
Identifier: B333.08.0002.0001.00002
Overview Pencil sketch on tracing paper of man and woman in a 1930s-1940s era convertible automobile with the man driving. He is looking toward his female passenger as he drives through a barricade on a curved road by a sign that says "CAREFUL BEND."

Jack Adler, 2004

 Item — Object B398.01.00012: Series B398.01 [U186023282469]
Identifier: B398.01.00012
Overview Framed drawing of Jack Adler by artist Deborah Howard. Drawing is full color with blue/green and orange/red background, Jack wears a light blue shirt. Jack Adler is looking towards the viewer.

Jack Welner, 2004

 Item — Object B398.01.00010: Series B398.01 [U186023282443]
Identifier: B398.01.00010
Overview Framed drawing of Jack Welner by artist Deborah Howard. Background colors of purple and brown; Jack wears a blue/grey shirt. Jack Welner is looking towards the viewer.

Kagan Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: B187
Overview Alexander Kagan was born in Paris, France in 1906 to Russian parents. At the age of 14, Alexander Kagan began work as a fabric designer and also as a designer of jewelry. His mother Chana (Anna) Kagan, his brother Haim Persah (Paul) and he came to the United States in 1922. He became a citizen in 1930 and was a fabric designer in New York. In 1942 he enlisted in the Army Air Corps and was stationed in Pueblo, Colorado. He graduated from the University of Denver in 1954 and died in the Denver...

Marianne Pisko Hausmann Pen and Ink Drawing

 Collection
Identifier: B198
Overview Marianne Pisko Hausmann (1880-1969) was born in Vienna, Austria and studied at the Academy of the Austrian Museum of Art and Industry in Vienna. She moved to Denver in 1939 to join her daughter Margaret Grieg, an ophthamologist who had settled in Denver in 1938. Marianne was the niece of Denver Jewish pioneer Edward Pisko, who was elected a Colorado Territorial Representative in 1875. Her aunt by marriage, Seraphine Pisko, served as the executive director of National Jewish Hospital from...