Robert Isaacson gallery records

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.isaarobe
Creators:
Isaacson, Robert
Robert Isaacson Gallery
Durlacher Bros. (New York, N.Y.)
Hewitt Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1952-1967
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1.4 Linear feet
(on 2 microfilm reels)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Material relating to the three New York City galleries owned by Isaacson: Hewitt Gallery, Robert Isaacson Gallery and Durlacher Bros.
Scope and Contents
Correspondence with dealers, collectors, museums, and art organizations, 1959-1966; 2 sales ledgers, 1956-1961; statements, 1957-1959; artists' accounts unpaid; 4 subject files, 1955-1967, pertaining to group shows, "Painters of the Beautiful" exhibition, Gerome exhibition, and Vassar exhibition; artists' files containing resumes, correspondence concerning the sale and exhibition of their work, price lists, financial material, clippings, exhibition catalogues, and photographs of 27 artists including Thomas Wilmer Dewing, Elias Friedensohn, Richard Mayhew, Elie Nadelman, Sophy Regensburg, Alvin Ross, Katherine Schmidt, George Tooker, and John Wilde.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art galleries; New York City.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels 3981 and 3982 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1976 by Robert Isaacson.

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

Other Finding Aids
Other Finding Aids
An inventory of contents is available at all Archives of American Art offices.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Gallery directors Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art galleries, Commercial -- New York (State) -- New York Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ross, Alvin, 1920-1975 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Schmidt, Katherine, 1898-1978 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Friedensohn, Elias, 1924- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dewing, Thomas Wilmer, 1851-1938 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mayhew, Richard, 1934- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tooker, George, 1920-2011 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nadelman, Elie, 1882-1946 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wilde, John, 1919-2006 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Regensburg, Sophy, 1885-1974 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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