Archives of American Art

David and Helen Pall papers relating to Philip Evergood

Collection ID:
Pall, David B.
Physical Description:
14 Items

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
David and Helen Pall papers relating to Philip Evergood date from 1966-1969 and includes five letters from Philip Evergood to the art collectors, photocopies of two letters from David Pall to Phillip Evergood, an invoice and packing slip for the purchase of an Evergood painting; an exhibition invitation for Philip Evergood, and a newspaper clipping relating to Evergood. Also included is a letter to Helen Pall from Jo Hopper, April 7, 1966. David and Helen Pall purchased a painting from Edward Hopper in 1965 and the couple became friendly with the Hoppers.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
David and Helen Pall were art collectors in New York, New York.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated in 2021 by Laura Carr. Carr received the letters from art dealer, William Pall, the son of Helen and David Pall.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Terms of Use
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.

Related Materials
The Archives also holds the papers of Philip Evergood and a 1968 Dec. 3 oral history interview with Evergood conducted by Forrest Selvig for the Archives of American Art.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Evergood, Philip, 1901-1973 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pall, Helen Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hopper, Edward, 1882-1967 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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