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Creators:
Duffy, Patrick
Goodman, Wally, 1922-2008
Dates:
1977-2010
Size:
2.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.duffpatr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art collectors Patrick Duffy and Wally Goodman measure 2.1 linear feet and date from 1977-2010. Included are correspondence with art dealers, museum curators and directors, conservators, auction houses, and artists; exhibition files; and financial and business records including invoices, receipts, and shipping records concerning their...

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1832-1966
Size:
0.47 Cubic feet (consisting of .5 box, 1 folder, 8 oversize folders, 3 map case folders. )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Auctions
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Auctions forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry
Waddington's Antique Auction House (Toronto, Ontario, Canada).
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Dates:
1912
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1031
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A photograph album documenting an irrigation project on the Snake River in Arizona, precise location unknown. The images depict a dam, construction camp, excavation, ferries, cranes, pumping stations, canals and personnel.

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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden. Office of the Director
Dates:
1984-2000
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-143
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by James Demetrion, Director, 1984-2001, documenting artwork offered to the museum and new acquisitions as well as deaccessioned artwork and its disposition. Materials include correspondence, agreements with auction houses, after-sale advice, auction reports, estimates, receipts, c...

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Creators:
American Art Association
Dates:
circa 1853-1929
bulk 1885-1922
Size:
27.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.amerarta
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The American Art Association records measure 27.8 linear feet and date from circa 1853-1929, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1885-1922. The records include auction and sales files, general financial and legal files, inventory and stock records, client files, printed materials, photographic materials, artwork, and the personal papers of founder Thomas Ellis Kirby.

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Creators:
Foley, Dennis
Dates:
1962-2004
Size:
14 Cubic feet (47 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0896
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers relating to Foley's career as an authority, consultant, auctioneer, writer, and educator on the subject of food and wine: newsletters and publications, catalogs and programs for auctions, menus, photographs, wine tasting notes, labels, business records, and an interview of Foley conducted by John Fleckner.

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World House Galleries
Dates:
1927-1991
bulk 1953-1980
Size:
9.8 Linear feet (11 boxes, 1 OV)
Collection ID:
AAA.worlhoug
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of New York City World House Galleries measure 9.8 linear feet and date from 1927 to 1991, with the bulk of them dating from 1953 to 1980. The collection documents the gallery's general business affairs, sales, and relationships with artists from 1953-1968, and later gifts and sales by founder entrepreneur and art collector Herbert Mayer. Artists for which files are found include Jean Dubuffet, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Paul Klee and Georgio Morandi, among many others. Additional records include correspondence, inventory records, sales and purchase records, records of gifts and auctions, and shipping and consignment records.

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Creators:
Clark, Charles D., 1917-1990
Dates:
1960-1980
Size:
7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.clarchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Files on artists, American and European galleries, museums, universities, individuals, and other institutions; biographical sketches, photographs, exhibition catalogs; and printed material.

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Creators:
Archives of American Art
Dates:
1785-1962
Size:
ca. 30,000 items (on 559 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.archaaac
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Auction catalogs from the holdings of various libraries and auction houses in the United States, borrowed for microfilming for AAA's Auction Catalog Project, 1961-1965.

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Henri, Robert, 1865-1929
Dates:
1891
Size:
1 Volume
Collection ID:
AAA.henrirob
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Robert Henri diary, August 29 to September 27, 1891, about his travels in Europe. Henri writes about his visit to Venice and Chioggia, Italy, his train ride from Venice to Etaples, France, and his boat ride from Etaples en route to Boulogne-sur-Mer. Some entries include illustrations. Among other topics, Henri comments on sketches by [Italico] Bras...

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