Oral history interview with Robert Claverhouse Graham

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.graham76
Creators:
Graham, Robert Claverhouse, 1913-1994
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1976 Nov. 19
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Sound tape reel
Sound recording
5 in.
18 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Interview of Robert Claverhouse Graham conducted 1976 Nov. 19, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art, in New York, N.Y. Graham discusses the history of the Graham Gallery and its clientele; the impact of the Depression on art sales; exhibitions at the Graham Gallery and changes in the art business and American collecting.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Robert Claverhouse Graham (1913-1994) was an art collector and art dealer from New York, N.Y.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- New York (State) -- Interviews Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Art dealers -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Graham Gallery Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
https://www.aaa.si.edu/services/questions
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