Jacob Epstein File I

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 RHW/3/3
  • Dates of Creation
      1924-1931
  • Physical Description
      1 bundle; 10 pages.  Requires Melinex sleeves; edges folded and damaged.

Scope and Content

File containing cuttings relating to the British sculptor Jacob Epstein, and correspondence between Wilenski and Epstein.

  • 1: News cutting from the Evening Standard entitled ‘Rima or Angelina?’, 6 October 1925.
  • 2: News cutting of an article by Wilenski from the Outlook, entitled ‘Epstein: A Great Romantic’, 2 February 1924.
  • 3: News cutting of article from the Daily Telegraph, entitled ‘Night and Day’, written by Jacob Epstein as a response to a critic, 13 January 1930.
  • 4: Typed letter to Mrs Epstein from Wilenski, October 1930.
  • 5: Handwritten letter by sculptor Jacob Epstein to Wilenski relating to Epstein’s disagreement with Wilenski's opinions on his work ‘Day’, 4 July 1929.
  • 6: Typed letter from Wilenski to Jacob Epstein expressing his opinions on Epstein’s work ‘Morning’, 3 July 1929.
  • 7: Typed letter from Wilenski to Jacob Epstein accepting an invitation, April 1928.

Former reference: Box 2, File 18.