John C. Menihan artwork
Scope and Contents
John C. Menihan artwork consists of four pieces:
- Creation: circa 1940-1970
- Menihan, John C. (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open to researchers.
Biographical / Historical
Printmaker John C. Menihan (1908-1992) started designing and illustrating while he was still in high school. In the 1930's he drew portraits for various Rochester news publications. In 1934 he traveled to Zena, New York to study under lithographer Bolton Brown.
His work was later exhibited at the Los Angeles Museum of Fine Art, Albright Art Gallery, and 1939 World's Fair. Menihan also won four First Prizes in the 1947 Finger Lakes Exhibition in Rochester. He later taught at the University of Rochester and created portraits, murals, and stained glass windows for various Rochester locations.
4 Item(s) (2 Lithographs, 1 Oil painting, 1 Sculpture)
Contains four pieces of artwork by Rochester native and artist John C. Menihan. Menihan's artwork can be seen throughout Rochester.
Collection consists of four pieces.
C.S. North, Shelf 87, Box 1 (with Art on Campus collection)
RIT Art collection
- John C. Menihan at Art on Campus, Rochester Institute of Technology
Artworks vary in size: 8.5 x 12.75 to 48 x 46 inches
Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in September 2011.
- Rochester Institute of Technology -- Art collections (Organization)
- John C. Menihan artwork
- RIT Art Collection
- Amy Vilz
- 14 September 2011
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