Hirschl & Adler Galleries photographs of works of art and records, circa 1921-1990
Hirschl & Adler Galleries
Woolf, S. J. (Samuel Johnson)
Feld, Stuart P.
Place of publication, production, or execution:
10.8 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.
The bulk of the collection consists of b&w photographic prints and color transparencies, ca. 1960-ca.1995, of paintings, sculpture, decorative arts, and folk art, most by nineteenth and twentieth century American artists, sold by Hirschl & Adler Galleries. Scattered records, 1921-199-, include a small amount of correspondence with collectors, dealers and museums; artists' files; exhibition catalogs, invitations, checklists and publications regarding various institutions and art related topics.
Miscellaneous material found includes a file on artist Dorothy Coulter containing correspondence of Stuart Feld of Hirschl & Adler with Coulter and with museums and Coulter's executors regarding the storage, sale, disposition and appraisal of her drawings; printed reproductions and pencil sketches by S.J. Woolf and others; biographical material on Edward Seager, including genealogical notes and a birth certificate; a letter from W.J. Sharp to William Constable; and a sound recording labeled "William Steen, Art and Life of Henry Ray Clark," May 9, 1990.
Hirschl & Adler Galleries photographs of works of art and records, circa 1921-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Photographs and transparencies: Authorization to publish or reproduce must be obtained from: the current owners of the works via Hirschl & Adler Galleries, 21 East 70th Street, New York, New York 10021.
Commercial art gallery; New York, N.Y.
Donated 1977 through 1995 by Hirschl & Adler Galleries.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001