Geoffrey Clements photographic negatives and papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.clemgeof
Creators:
Clements, Geoffrey
Dates:
circa 1950-2004
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
34 Linear feet
ca. 60,000 items
0.6 Linear feet
Addition
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
60,000 negatives and slides of photographs of works of art taken by Clement's and others for art galleries and artists' portraits. Included are ledger books presumably corresponding to the negatives, listing artist, title, gallery and other miscellaneous information. Also found are photographs taken of Whitney Museum of American Art exhibitions; Clement's correspondence with artists (ca. 250 items); and negatives purchased by Clements of works of art taken by Oliver Baker, a colleague of Clements.
Scope and Contents
ADDITION: 634 negatives of works of art taken by Clements and Oliver Baker for Kraushaar Galleries in New York.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Fine art photographer; New York, N.Y.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 2000 by Geoffrey Clements and in 2004 by Kraushaar Galleries. In 1999 Kraushaar Galleries purchased Clements' negatives for images of works of art which were in the gallery's collection.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Negatives and slides are currently unavailable for research. Contact the Archives reference staff for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Photographs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Artists -- Photographs Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographers Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Baker, Oliver Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Whitney Museum of American Art Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kraushaar Galleries Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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