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Creator:
Roko Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Subject:
Klein, Doris  Search this
Dowden, Raymond Baxter  Search this
Di Lieto, Giuseppe  Search this
Virgona, Hank  Search this
Korn, Elizabeth P.  Search this
Stevens, May  Search this
Burch, Claire  Search this
Clark, Claude  Search this
Brierre, Murat  Search this
Eichel, Edward V.  Search this
Heisig, Mary  Search this
Dahl, Hermann  Search this
Rosenblum, Sadie  Search this
Kallem, Herbert  Search this
Piper, Rose  Search this
Lewen, Si  Search this
Calcagno, Lawrence  Search this
Cohen, Arthur Allen  Search this
Delaney, Beauford  Search this
Bromberg, Faith  Search this
Kaiman, Charles  Search this
Morgan, Randall  Search this
Candell, Victor  Search this
Parker, Anne Eaton  Search this
Tagliabue, John  Search this
Heinemann, Peter  Search this
Sugarman, George  Search this
Mandel, Howard  Search this
Sassoonian, Manu  Search this
Robbins, Dorothy  Search this
Wunderman, Jan Darcourt  Search this
Muray, Peggy  Search this
Freilich, Ann  Search this
Soyer, Raphael  Search this
Scheffel, Herbert  Search this
Del Deo, Salvatore  Search this
Ahlas, Lambro  Search this
Williams, Walter  Search this
Cook, Mike  Search this
Fritz, Dennis  Search this
Levit, Herschel  Search this
Freilich, Michael Leon  Search this
England, Paul  Search this
Weihs, Erika  Search this
Bernardi, Cynthia  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
6.0 linear ft.
Arrangement:
The Roko Gallery records are arranged into eight series: Series 1: Correspondence, 1936, 1952-circa late 1970s (Box 1; 0.2 linear feet); Series 2: Business and Financial Records, circa 1956-1980 (Box 1; 0.8 linear feet); Series 3: Artist Files, circa 1948-1979 (Box 2-5; 3.5 linear feet); Series 4: Subject Files, undated (Box 5; 1 folder); Series 5: Exhibition and Event Files, circa 1956-1978 (Box 5; 0.3 linear feet); Series 6: Scrapbook, circa 1947-1966 (Box 5-6; 0.5 linear feet); Series 7: Printed Material, 1929-1982 (Box 6; 0.4 linear feet); Series 8: Photographic Material, 1946-circa 1970s (Box 6; 0.3 linear feet)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
The Roko Gallery records measure six linear feet and date from 1929-1982, with the bulk of the records from 1970-1978. Founded by Michael Leon Freilich in 1946, the records of this New York gallery consist primarily of artists' files. Also found are scattered correspondence, business and financial records, a subject file, exhibition files, disassembled scrapbooks, printed material, and photographs.
Citation:
Roko Gallery records, 1929-1982, bulk 1970-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
The Roko Gallery is an art gallery in New York, N.Y. Est. 1946 by Michael Leon Freilich. Featured work by young, lesser known artists, most living in New York.
Provenance:
Donated 1975-1988 by Ann Freilich, sister of founder Michael Frielich, and by Cynthia Bernardi, former director of the gallery.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Gallery records  Search this
Scrapbooks  Search this
Artists  Search this
Photographs  Search this
Negatives  Search this
Visitors' books  Search this
Poems  Search this
Calendars  Search this
Financial records  Search this
Slides (photographs)  Search this
Art, Modern  Search this
Art galleries, Commercial  Search this
Address books  Search this
Gallery directors  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7249
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209399
AAA_collcode_rokogall
Theme:
The Art Market
Art Gallery Records
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209399