Printed material relating to Guggenheim Jeune and Art of this Century galleries, 1938-1946
Guggenheim, Peggy, 1898-1979
Place of publication, production, or execution:
400 items (on 2 microfilm reels).
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Exhibition catalogs, clippings and other published material relating to two galleries operated by Peggy Guggenheim.
Printed material relating to Guggenheim Jeune and Art of this Century galleries, 1938-1946. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels ITVE 1-ITVE 2 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to lender, Peggy Guggenheim, after microfilming.
Collector, patron, art dealer; Venice, Italy. Her galleries were Guggenheim Jeune in London which existed 1938-1938, and Art of this Century, New York City, 1942-1947. Art of this Century launched several leading abstract expressionists.
Lent for microfilming 1965 by Peggy Guggenheim.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001