Martha Jackson Gallery records

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.martjack
Creators:
Martha Jackson Gallery
Dates:
1954-1964
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
200 Items
ca. 200 items (on 2 microfilm reels)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Artists' files, containing mainly correspondence with Jackson and her son David Anderson concerning exhibitions. Some files also contain resumes, price lists, exhibition catalogs, checklists, and receipts. Also included is a letter from John Hultberg, 1963.
Scope and Contents
Reel D246: Files on: Karel Appel, Francis Bacon, Tom Benrimo, James W. Boynton, Fritz Bultman, Alberto Burri, Lawrence Calcagno, Sam Francis, Gottfried Honegger, John Hultberg, Paul Jenkins, Paul Haller Jones, Louise Kruger, Alfred Leslie, Frank Lobdell, Marino Marini, Ben Nicholson, Alejandro Otero, Rudy Pozzatti, Germaine Richier, William Scott, Sofu Teshigahara, Walasse Ting and others. Included is a file on the Gutai avant-garde artists group of Japan.
Scope and Contents
Reel 2814: a letter, March 29, 1963, from John Hultberg in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Hultberg writes of the artist colony there, the difficulty of acquiring artist supplies in Mexico, studio arrangements, his sense "of serenity," his plans, and arrangements for an upcoming exhibition at the Martha Jackson Gallery.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Martha Jackson opened her Gallery in New York City at 22 E. 66th St., moving three years later to 32 E. 69th St. The gallery specialized in modern American and European painting and sculpture, particularly Abstract Expressionists. Her son, David Anderson, worked with Jackson and took over the gallery after her death in 1969.

Administration
Existence and Location of Originals
Reel D246: Originals in the State University of New York at Buffalo, Special Collections.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Material on reel D246 was lent for microfilming by the Martha Jackson Gallery, September 1965. One letter from John Hultberg (reel 2814) was donated.

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.

Related Materials
Additional Martha Jackson Gallery records are available at the University of Buffalo Art Galleries.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Art galleries, Commercial -- New York (State) -- New York Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Appel, Karel, 1921- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bacon, Francis, 1909-1992 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Benrimo, Tom, 1887-1958 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Boynton, Jack, 1928-2010 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bultman, Fritz, 1919-1985 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Burri, Alberto, 1915- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Calcagno, Lawrence, 1913- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Francis, Sam, 1923-1994 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Honegger, Gottfried, 1917- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hultberg, John, 1922- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jenkins, Paul, 1923-2012 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jones, Paul Haller, 1917- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kruger, Louise, 1924- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Leslie, Alfred, 1927- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lobdell, Frank, 1921- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marini, Marino, 1901-1980 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nicholson, Ben, 1894- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Otero Rodríguez, Alejandro Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pozzatti, Rudy, 1925- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Richier, Germaine, 1904-1959 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scott, William, 1913- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Teshigawara, Sofu, 1900- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ting, Walasse Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Anderson, David K., 1935- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jackson, Martha Kellogg Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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