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Frieda Savitz paintings and prints

 Collection — flat file folder: 1
Identifier: SSC-MS-00298

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of several watercolor paintings and two oversized prints.

Dates of Materials

  • 1968-1981


Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use without restriction beyond the standard terms and conditions of Smith College Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

Materials in this collection may be governed by copyright. For reproductions of materials that are governed by fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. Researchers are responsible for determining who may hold materials' copyrights and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from Smith College Special Collections to move forward with their use.

Biographical / Historical

Frieda Savitz was born in New York City on December 3, 1931. She earned both her B.A. and M.A. from New York University and later studied at the University of Wisconsin, Cooper Union, and Columbia University. She has exhibited at the Smithsonian Instititute, the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., the Chrysler Museum in Provincetown, MA, and the Brooklyn Museum. She has held one person shows and taught composition, painting, and drawing.


1 folio (.25 linear feet)


Painter and painting instructor. This collection consists of several watercolor paintings and two oversized prints.

Frieda Savitz papers
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  • 07/26/2017: This resource was modified by the ArchivesSpace Preprocessor developed by the Harvard Library (
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Repository Details

Part of the Sophia Smith Collection of Women's History Repository

Neilson Library
7 Neilson Drive
Northampton MA 01063