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Niel Lovisco papers, 1942-1989

Creator:
Lovisco, Niel, 1900-1981
Subject:
Bernstein, Theresa F. (Theresa Ferber)
Meyerowitz, William
Art Center Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
Art Inview (Organization)
Bearskin Neck Gallery (Rockport, Mass.)
Lovisco Gallery
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
0.2 linear ft.
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:
Papers relating to art galleries owned or directed by Niel Lovisco, including the Lovisco Gallery, the Bearskin Neck Gallery, and the Art Center Gallery in New York, including scattered records, correspondence, checklists, announcements, publicity releases and clippings, and a few snapshots, 1946-1978; a file on William and Theresa Bernstein Meyerowitz containing exhibition checklists, clippings, publicity information, 1942-1989, and a letter to Lovisco's wife Sophie from Theresa, 1983; clippings about Lovisco, 1981, 1987; and a carbon copy of the constitution of the organization Art Inview, undated.
Citation:
Niel Lovisco papers, 1942-1989. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Art dealer; Rockport and Gloucester, Mass. In the 1920s, Lovisco ran "The Catacombs," a combination art gallery-tea room in New York City's Greenwich Village. He later operated the Bearskin Neck Art Gallery, Rockport, Mass. (1946-1949), Art Center Gallery, New York, N.Y. (1950s), and the Lovisco Gallery, New York, N.Y. (1957-1973) and Gloucester, Mass. (1973-1979).
Provenance:
Donated 1989 by Sophie Lovisco, widow of Niel Lovisco.
Theme:
The Art Market
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art dealers
Art dealers
Art dealers
Art galleries, Commercial
Art galleries, Commercial
Art galleries, Commercial
Photographs
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9946
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212497
AAA_collcode_loviniel
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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