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Minutes of the New-York gallery of the fine arts records, 1844-1858

Creator:
New York Gallery of the Fine Arts
Subject:
Reed, Luman
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 v. (on 1 microfilm reel).
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Summary:
Contains abbreviated record, 28 p., of the meetings of an association formed to purchase art collection of Luman Reed with intention of forming a permanent art museum, The New-York Gallery of the Fine Arts. In 1858 the association was dissolved and the art collection transferred to the New York Historical Society. Also included are 4 additional loose pages of minutes, and a New-York Gallery of the Fine Arts Life Membership card for F.B. Elliot.
Citation:
Minutes of the New-York gallery of the fine arts records, 1844-1858. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 2209 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to the lender, the National Academy of Design, after microfilming.
Loan:
Loan
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1981 by the National Academy of Design.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art collections
Art museums
Gallery records
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8091
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210262
AAA_collcode_nygalfam
Theme:
The Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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