Clayton-Liberatore Gallery records and papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.claylibg
Creators:
Clayton-Liberatore Gallery
Dates:
1899-1977
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
3.4 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Gallery files containing correspondence, receipts, price lists, clippings, and photographs of the gallery and of works of art; files on ca. 85 artists, files on other art galleries, museums, and art organizations. Also included are an account book; 11 pamphlets listing prints; 3 handbooks of miscellaneous exhibition announcements and catalogs, some annotated.
Scope and Contents
Included are 15 files of materials on Childe Hassam including biographical data, bills of sale, correspondence, exhibition lists with prices, clippings, announcements and photographs, and 19 files on the Marie Sterner Gallery, including materials on various museums, such as the California Palace of the Legion of Honor, Cleveland Museum, Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and the Whitney Museum of American Art, and a photograph of Sterner, 1921.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art gallery, Bridgehampton, Long Island, N.Y., formerly Leonard Clayton Gallery, New York, N.Y., founded by Leonard Clayton when he took over the Marie Sterner Gallery. Later with his niece, Mary C. Liberatore, they established Clayton-Liberatore Gallery.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1979-1981 by Mary C. Liberatore of the Clayton-Liberatore Gallery.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art, Modern Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art dealers Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gallery owners Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art galleries, Commercial -- New York (State) -- Long Island Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hassam, Childe, 1859-1935 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Clayton, Leonard Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Liberatore, Mary C. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marie Sterner Gallery Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Leonard Clayton Gallery Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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