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Bernard Zakheim original paintings and drawings [graphic].
BANC PIC 2012.113--B items 1 and 4; BANC PIC 2012.113--D items 2 and 5; BANC PIC 2012.113--FR item 3; BANC PIC 2012.113
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Title:

Bernard Zakheim original paintings and drawings

Creator/Contributor:

Zakheim, Bernard Baruch., creator

Abstract:

Original art works consisting of: 1: watercolor portrait of San Francisco County Sheriff Daniel C. Murphy -- 2: ink drawing of Diego Rivera at work on a mural at San Francisco Art Institute, with other figures -- 3: oil painting of Diego Rivera, Bernard Zakheim, Louis Schanker, and Frank Mechau with a mural in-progress -- 4: a sketch used as a study for Zakheim's Coit Tower mural image of a public library scene which would depict many of the artist's friends and associates, including Beniamino Bufano, Ralph Stackpole, Kenneth Rexroth and John Langley Howard (though these figures are not identifiable in the sketch) -- 5: watercolor and charcoal portrait of linguist and writer Jaime de Angulo at Big Sur.

Date:

ca. 1930-1936 (issued)

Subject:

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Rivera, Diego -- 1886-1957 -- Pictorial works
Angulo, Jaime de -- Pictorial works
Schanker, Louis -- 1903-1981 -- Pictorial works
Mechau, Frank -- 1904-1946 -- Pictorial works
Angulo, Jaime de
Mechau, Frank -- 1904-1946
Rivera, Diego -- 1886-1957
Schanker, Louis -- 1903-1981
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- Pictorial works
Artists -- California -- San Francisco -- Pictorial works
Artists
Mural painting and decoration
California -- San Francisco

Note:

4 pieces signed by the artist: Bernard Zakheim.
Title devised by cataloger.
Bernard Zakheim original paintings and drawings, BANC PIC 2012.113, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; from Visual Transformation ; 2012.
Purchase; from Visual Transformation ; 2012.
San Francisco Bay Area artist and muralist. His birth date is recorded variously as 4 April 1896 or 4 April 1898, in Poland. At his time of death, in 1985, he was a resident of Sonoma County, California.
Item list with more detailed item description available in library.

Type:

graphic
Paintings.
Drawings.
Pictorial works.

Physical Description:

graphic
drawing
painting
2 folders (3 paintings and 1 drawing) and 1 painting : 99 x 82 cm or smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2012.113--B items 1 and 4
BANC PIC 2012.113--D items 2 and 5
BANC PIC 2012.113--FR item 3
BANC PIC 2012.113

Origin:

California