Query: Contemporary Arts (Gallery)
Emily A. Francis papers
Creators:
Francis, Emily A., 1879-1966
Contemporary Arts (Gallery)
Collectors of American Art (Firm)
Dates:
1930-1964
Size:
5.8 Linear feet ((on 5 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.franemil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Organizational records of Francis's gallery, Contemporary Arts, and related gallery, Collectors of American Art. Includes correspondence with artists, museums, galleries, members, and others, including Isabel Bishop, Roger Holt, Pietro Lazzari, Charles Logasa, and Grace Mayer; annual reports; minutes of meetings; financial records; an address book; membership lists; typescripts of lectures …

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Herman Baron papers
Creators:
Baron, Herman, 1892-1961
Dates:
1937-1967
Size:
500 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.baroherm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A brief biographical account, 1967; an essay by Baron entitled, "American Art Under Attack", 1949; exhibition catalogs and publications relating to the ACA Galleries; photographs, undated and 1950-1960, of Baron and his family; and letters of condolence sent to Baron's wife, Ella, upon Baron's death, 1961.

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The ACA Galleries records
Creators:
ACA Galleries
Dates:
1917-1963
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.acagall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered records of the ACA (American Contemporary Art) Galleries date from 1917 through 1963 and include writings by founder Herman Baron, artists Philip Evergood and Anton Refregier, and art critic Elizabeth McCausland; printed materials; and photographs of Baron, ACA artists, art collectors, works of art, and exhibitions. Correspondence is with David Burliuk, Philip Evergood, William Gropper, Lewis Mumford, Moses Sawyer, Max Weber, and others. Also found is a small group of Herman Baron's personal papers.

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Callicoon Fine Arts records
Creators:
Callicoon Fine Arts
Dates:
2009-2021
Size:
7 Linear feet
2,060 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.callicoo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Callicoon Fine Arts records measure 7.0 linear feet and 2060 gigabytes. Included are artist files, exhibition records, administrative records, financial records, correspondence, printed materials, press clippings, and audiovisual material documenting the gallery's activities.

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Nicholas Wilder Gallery records
Creators:
Nicholas Wilder Gallery
Dates:
1944-1984
bulk 1968-1979
Size:
2.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.nichwild
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Nicholas Wilder Gallery of Los Angeles measure 2.4 linear feet and date from 1944 through 1984, with the bulk of materials dating from 1968-1979. Scattered documentation of the contemporary art gallery's fourteen years of operation include artists' inventory cards, photographic transparencies, letters and correspondence, invitations, notes, business and financial documents, and printed materials.

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Corbino Galleries records
Creators:
Corbino Galleries
Dates:
1979-2009
Size:
5.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.corbgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Corbino Galleries, a Florida gallery representing American, Latin American, and other emerging artists, measure 5.3 linear feet and date from 1979-2007. The collection documents the gallery's activities through administrative files and business records, artist files, and printed materials.

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Oral history interview with Raymond E. Lewis
Creators:
Lewis, R. E.
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1981 Dec. 7-1982 Jan. 7
Size:
63 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lewis81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Raymond E. Lewis conducted 1981 Dec. 7-1982 Jan. 7, by Paul J. Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.

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Ivan C. Karp papers and OK Harris Works of Art gallery records
Creators:
Karp, Ivan C., 1926-2012
O.K. Harris Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1960-2014
Size:
80.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.okharr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Ivan C. Karp papers and OK Harris Works of Art gallery records measure 80.3 linear feet and are dated 1960-2014. The collection documents the operation and activities of the contemporary art gallery founded by Ivan C. Karp in the SoHo area of Manhattan. Exhibition files, artist files, printed material and photographic materials reveal the wide range of artists represented by OK Harris and the gallery's role in introducing Photo-realism to the public. Aso included are administrative files, prints by OK Harris artists, business and personal correspondence, 39 journals by Karp spanning a period of 62 years, and other personal papers. Material pre-dating the 1969 establishment of OK Harris Works of Art consists of printed items and a few letters.

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Waddell Gallery records
Creators:
Waddell Gallery
Dates:
1961-1978
Size:
6.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.waddgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Waddell Gallery, a contemporary art gallery that was located in New York City, date from 1961 to 1978 and measure 6.5 linear feet. The records include administrative files, correspondence, artists' files, and sales and stock records.

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Gertrude Kasle Gallery records
Creators:
Gertrude Kasle Gallery (Detroit, Mich.)
Dates:
1949-1999
bulk 1964-1983
Size:
8.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gertkasl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Gertrude Kasle Gallery of Detroit measure 8.1 linear feet and date from 1949-1999, with the bulk of records dating from 1964-1983. The collection documents the establishment and operations of this contemporary American art gallery and consists of artists files, business and administrative files, exhibition files, photographic materials, and interviews and lectures in the form of sound recordings.

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