Stories

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  • About "Stan Merz: Month's End"

    Beautiful! We own ten works by Stan Merz that he did in 1973-1974. We lost contact with him many years ago but live with his aesthetic at home and in our offices. I have three small Motherwell and one Frankenthaler in my office. People come, look around and ask where I got the work Stan Merz did. E

    Arthur Silbergeld
  • About "Stan Merz: Month's End"

    Beautiful! We own 10 paintings by Stan Merz, which get more adulation than the Frankenthalers, Motherwells, and Rauschenbergs (albeit lithos.) on our walls. .

    Carol Silbergeld
  • About "Mitzi Melnicoff: Children's Hour"

    Mitzi's first husband, David Melnicoff, and my father, Edward Melnicoff were first cousins. She was our cousin by marriage, but affectionately referred to as "aunt".

    Janet Melnicoff-Brown
  • About "Mitzi Melnicoff: Children's Hour"

    Mitzi was married to my father's first cousin, David Melnicoff. My father was Edward. They lived near us, so members of our family often show up in her work.

    Gioconda Melnicoff Bellonci
  • About "Mitzi Melnicoff: Children's Hour"

    further correction: mitzi was married to jean's husband's ( sallie's father's) cousin, david melnicoff. now i'm no longer sure of what i said i was sure of before, but jean is pictured at upper right, sallie at upper left. they n some of sallie's sisters also appear in

    david nova
  • About "Mitzi Melnicoff: Children's Hour"

    correction: since mitzi was born miriam goldman, it seems more likely that edward was her brother-in-law. all i know for sure is that jean and edward's first daughter sallie referred to mitzi as her aunt.

    david nova