Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Gallery records and a letter.
REEL NF1-NF2: Sales records; account books; Fridenberg's annotated copy of the Percy R. Pyne Collection auction catalog, Feb. 1917; photographs of items in that catalog; photograph of views of New York; photographs of portraits; photograph of landscapes and genre paintings; and miscellaneous photographs.
REEL 2812: A letter for Robert Fridenberg, Inc. from Louise Jackson, 1928, asking for information about "Flying Cloud" and its painter, James E. Buttersworth.
Robert Fridenberg gallery records, 1921-1943. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels NF1-NF2 and 2812 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Reel NF1-NF2: Originals returned to lender, Mr. Joseph Heckel, after microfilming.
Commercial art gallery; New York, N.Y.
Material on reels NF1-NF2 lent for microfilming 1958 by Mr. Joseph Heckel, a former employee of Robert Fridenberg's gallery. Material on reel 2812 donated 1958 by Argosy Books.
The Art Market
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001