Louis Alexander Gallery records

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.louialex
Creators:
Louis Alexander Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1961-1963
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.4 Linear feet
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, clippings, and exhibition catalogs, 1961-1963, concerning primarily an exhibition of American drawings held at the Louis Alexander Gallery in the fall of 1962. Included is biographical and related material on a number of abstract painters exhibiting in the show, such as Al Copley, Ross Coates, Charles S. DuBack, William Giles, David Packard, Leo Rabkin, and Athos Zagharias.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
The Louis Alexander Gallery was founded by Louis Alexander Cohn in New York, N.Y. It is now defunct.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 136 (frames 572-972) available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The donor, Paul Cummings, was the co-director of Louis Alexander 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. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painters Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art galleries, Commercial -- New York (State) -- New York Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Copley, Alfred L. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Coates, Ross Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
DuBack, Charles S., 1926- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rabkin, Leo Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Packard, David, 1928-1968 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Giles, William, 1930- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zagharias, Athos Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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