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De Ferrari, Gabriella

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1997-2008
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Gabriella De Ferrari

Photographer:
Greenfield-Sanders, Timothy  Search this
Subject:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
198-?
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)17788
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Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011

Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella, 1941-  Search this
Subject:
LeWitt, Carol  Search this
Katz, Alex  Search this
Katz, Ada  Search this
Sischy, Ingrid  Search this
Segal, Martin  Search this
LeWitt, Sol  Search this
Gund, Agnes  Search this
Gray, Francine du Plessix  Search this
Seator, Glen  Search this
Brenson, Michael  Search this
Castelli, Leo  Search this
Cuno, James B.  Search this
Institute of Contemporary Art (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
Wadsworth Atheneum  Search this
Busch-Reisinger Museum  Search this
New School University  Search this
Pan-American Society of New England  Search this
Topic:
Diaries  Search this
Video recordings  Search this
Scrapbooks  Search this
Interviews  Search this
Sound recordings  Search this
Illustrated letters  Search this
Photographs  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16023
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)306634
AAA_collcode_defemari
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_306634
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Gabriella De Ferrari papers

Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Source:
New School University  Search this
Names:
Busch-Reisinger Museum  Search this
Institute of Contemporary Art (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
Pan-American Society of New England  Search this
Wadsworth Atheneum  Search this
Castelli, Leo  Search this
Cuno, James B.  Search this
Gray, Francine du Plessix  Search this
Gund, Agnes  Search this
Katz, Ada, 1928-  Search this
Katz, Alex, 1927-  Search this
LeWitt, Carol  Search this
LeWitt, Sol, 1928-2007  Search this
Michael, Brenson  Search this
Seator, Glen  Search this
Segal, Martin  Search this
Sischy, Ingrid  Search this
Former owner:
New School University  Search this
Extent:
7.7 Linear feet
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Diaries
Photographs
Interviews
Illustrated letters
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Scrapbooks
Date:
1931-2011
bulk 1975-2011
Summary:
The papers of art historian Gabriella De Ferrari measure 7.7 linear feet and date from 1931-2011, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1975-2011. The collection provides an overview of her activities as an arts administrator, writer, and philanthropist through biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, extensive writings and notes, subject files, printed material, scrapbooks, and photographs.
Scope and Contents note:
The papers of art historian Gabriella De Ferrari measure 7.7 linear feet and date from 1931-2011, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1975-2011. The collection provides an overview of her activities as an arts administrator, writer, and a philanthropist through biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, extensive writings and notes, subject files, printed material, scrapbooks, and photographs.

Correspondence with artists, academic administrators, museum directors, curators, literary agents, editors, and publishers is primarily of a social nature, e.g., thank you notes, invitations, and congratulatory letters. Letters include references to De Ferrari's professional activities from circa 1975-circa 2006. There are illustrated letters and handmade birthday cards by De Ferrari, family, and friends. Among the correspondents are Michael Brenson, James Cuno, Francine Du Plessix Gray, Agnes Gund, Alex and Ada Katz, Sol and Carol Lewitt, and Glen Seator.

Writings and notes primarily document Gabriella De Ferrari's career as an author and include numerous drafts and annotated versions of her novels, short stories, memoir, and articles. Subject files include materials chronicling De Ferrari's activities at the Busch-Reisinger Museum, the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston, and the Pan-American Society of New England. Also documented is her service as a Board of Trustees member, consultant, and advisor to major educational, corporate, and cultural institutions, including the New School University, United Technologies, Inc., and the Wadsworth Atheneum, among others. Interviews of De Ferrari are found on six sound cassettes. Additional audio cassettes and one videocassette are found within her writings.

Photographs are of Gabriella De Ferrari, family members, friends, and colleagues, including Michael Brenson, Leo Castelli, Agnes Gund, Martin Segal, Ingrid Sischy, Sol Lewitt, among others.
Arrangement note:
The collection is arranged as 8 series.

Series 1: Biographical Material, 1947-2003 (Boxes 1, 9; 0.3 linear feet)

Series 2: Correspondence, 1964-2011 (Boxes 1-2; 1.3 linear feet)

Series 3: Interviews, 1990-1996 (Box 2; 3 folders)

Series 4: Writings and Notes, 1950-2010 (Boxes 3-6; 3.6 linear feet)

Series 5: Subject Files, 1953-2008 (Boxes 6-7; 1 linear feet)

Series 6: Printed Material, 1961-2011 (Box 7; 0.8 linear feet)

Series 7: Scrapbooks, 1974-1981 (Box 9; 0.3 linear feet)

Series 8: Photographs, 1931-circa 2010 (Box 8, 0.4 linear feet)
Biographical/Historical note:
Art historian Gabriella De Ferrari (1941-) has lived and worked in Boston, Massachusetts and New York City.

Born in Tacna, Peru to Italian parents, De Ferrari graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Saint Louis University in Missouri in 1963. She went on to receive a Master of Arts from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University in 1966, and in 1981, she earned a Masters of Art in Fine Arts from Harvard University. De Ferrari has held administrative and curatorial positions at major museums and art organizations. At the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, she was curator of exhibitions before becoming the Director of the Institute in 1975. From 1978-1982, De Ferrari was Assistant Director of Curatorial Affairs and Programs at the Fogg Museum and the Busch-Reisinger Museum, where her responsibilities included exhibition programs for twentieth century art and coordinating programs for corporate and public fundraising. In 1989, De Ferrari moved to New York City, where she established herself as a freelance writer. In 1990, her novel, A Cloud on Sand received a Barnes and Noble Discover Award. Gringa Latina, De Ferrari's memoir about her experience living in two cultures was published in 1994.

She has served on the Boards of Trustees and on the advisory committees of many leading institutions, including Colby College, City University Graduate Center Foundation, Harvard University Museum, the New School, and the Wadsworth Atheneum. From 2000-2006, she was the philanthropic advisor to the chairman and CEO of United Technologies Corporation. In 1996, De Ferrari was awarded the New School Medal for Distinguished Service, and in 2008, she received an Honorary Doctorate in Letters from Colby College.

Gabriella De Ferrari continues to reside in New York City.
Provenance:
The papers were donated to the Archives of American Art by Gabriella De Ferrari, in 2011.
Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Occupation:
Arts administrators -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Philanthropists -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Philanthropists -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Authors -- Massachusetts  Search this
Authors -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Arts administrators -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art historians -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Art historians -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Diaries
Photographs
Interviews
Illustrated letters
Sound recordings
Video recordings
Scrapbooks
Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.defemari
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Julian Schnabel : Olatz : The End of Summer : Hurricane Bob

Author:
Schnabel, Julian 1951-  Search this
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Pace Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Schnabel, Julian 1951-  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 x 28 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1992
Call number:
N40.1.S36771 P115j 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_455338

Lika Mutal / photography by David Finn ; text by Gabriella de Ferrari, Dena Merriam

Author:
Finn, David 1921-  Search this
Mutal, Lika 1939-  Search this
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Merriam, Dena  Search this
Subject:
Mutal, Lika 1939-  Search this
Physical description:
188 p. : chiefly ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1996
C1996
Call number:
NB653.M84 A4 1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_649605

Scrapbooks

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Extent:
0.3 Linear feet (Box 9)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1974-1981
Scope and Contents note:
This series provides an overview of the exhibitions organized or curated by Gabriella De Ferrari at the Institute of Contemporary Arts in Boston, the Busch-Reisinger Museum and the Fogg Museum. Materials contain mostly fundraising letters, press releases, newsletters, invitations and announcements, clippings, exhibition itineraries, drawings, and photographs.
Arrangement note:
Scrapbooks are arranged in chronological order.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.defemari, Series 7
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Writings and Notes by Others

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1991
1997
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.defemari, Subseries 4.2
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Archives of American Art
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Other Writings

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Container:
Box 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Short Stories

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Container:
Box 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Writings and Notes by Gabriella De Ferrari

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1950-2010
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.defemari, Subseries 4.1
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Novels

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Container:
Box 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Interviews

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Extent:
3 Folders (Box 2)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1990-1996
Scope and Contents note:
This series includes sound recordings of three interviews with Gabriella De Ferrari.
Arrangement note:
Interviews are arranged in chronological order.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.defemari, Series 3
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Unidentified (First Names Only)

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Container:
Box 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Educational Records - Diplomas and Transcript

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2-4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1963-1981
Scope and Contents note:
Oversized material housed in Box 9
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Photographs

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet (Box 8)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1931-circa 2010
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs are of Gabriella De Ferrari with family members, colleagues, and friends. Photographs are of De Ferrari as a child and youth growing up in Tacna, Peru and at school in England. Included are snapshots of De Ferrari with her parents and sister. There are black and white portrait photographs of De Ferrari, many of them done for publicity purposes. Snapshots of De Ferrari with her family, friends, and colleagues were taken at professional gatherings, while traveling, or at home. There are snapshots of book parties held for De Ferrari by Martin Segal, Agnes Gund, and others, upon the publication of A Cloud on Sand and Gringa Latina. One snapshot features Agnes Gund with Sol Lewitt and Martin Segal. Most of the individuals and venues in the photographs are unidentified.

Other photographs are of Gabriella's residences in New York City and Connecticut. Also found are black and white photos of views of Genoa, Italy, the home of the De Ferrari family.
Arrangement note:
This series is arranged by subject.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.defemari, Series 8
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Printed Material

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Extent:
0.8 Linear feet (Box 7)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1961-2011
Scope and Contents note:
The series primarily contains newspaper and magazine clippings documenting De Ferrari's career. Included are clippings of two op-ed pieces by De Ferrari, including a piece on the September 11, 2001 attacks and one on private art in public spaces that appeared in the New York Times.

A large portion of the series includes clippings of De Ferrari's articles for major publications, including Architectural Digest and Vanity Fair, among others. Also found are reviews of De Ferrari's novel and memoir; scattered among these clippings are press releases and publishers' brochures. Some of the reviews are in Spanish. Files include materials relating to exhibitions. The catalog for the exhibition "Drawn from a Family: Contemporary Works on Paper" held at Colby College reflects the art collecting interests of De Ferrari and her family.

Among the miscellaneous printed materials are press types, brochures, and travel itineraries.
Arrangement note:
This series is arranged by format.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.defemari, Series 6
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Subject Files

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot (Boxes 6-7)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1953-2008
Scope and Contents note:
This series documents Gabriella De Ferrari's career as an arts administrator and writer. Files contain a variety of material, including draft versions of manuscripts, memoranda, a search committee report, source materials, a loan agreement, a list of artwork, author/publisher contracts, guest lists, speeches, and photographs. Among the printed materials are press releases, newsletters, exhibition invitations, brochures, clippings, and photographs.

This series includes files for several exhibitions organized under the direction of De Ferrari including "Joan Snyder and Pat Steir" and "A Selection of American Art: The Skowhegan School" at the Institute of Contemporary Art; and "Prints of Anders Zorn" and "75 Years of Collecting" at the Busch-Reisinger Museum. There is a file on Gabriella De Ferrari's role in developing the Colby College Museum's contemporary art collection; also included is a draft of her speech on receiving an honorary doctorate from the college.
Arrangement note:
This series is arranged by subject.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.defemari, Series 5
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Correspondence

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Extent:
1.3 Linear feet (Boxes 1-2)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1964-2011
Scope and Contents note:
Correspondence references De Ferrari's varied career as an arts administrator, curator, writer, and as an philanthropic advisor to educational and cultural institutions. Included are a number of letters pertaining to De Ferrari's donations of artwork to museums and other institutions, such as Harvard University Art Museums, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Museum of Modern Art (New York), and the New School University.
Arrangement note:
Correspondence, for the most part, is arranged in alphabetical order and filed chronologically thereafter. All correspondents with 5 or more letters associated with their name are housed in a named file. "Unidentified correspondents" at the end of the named files are filed by their forename or the first letter of their forename. Remaining files are letters with unintelligible signatures or unsigned. Also found are two computer disks of De Ferrari's letters.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.defemari, Series 2
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Archives of American Art
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Biographical Material

Collection Creator:
De Ferrari, Gabriella  Search this
Collection Source:
New School University  Search this
Extent:
0.3 Linear feet (Boxes 1, 9)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1947-2003
Scope and Contents note:
Biographical material chronicles Gabriella De Ferrari's career as an arts administrator and a freelance writer through curriculum vitae, educational records, and letters of appointment. Educational records contain diplomas from St. Louis University, the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, and Harvard University. Also found is a transcript from the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University and a photograph of De Ferrari at her college graduation. A communion album and two autograph albums document De Ferrari's life growing up in Tacna, Peru and later as a young woman studying at Marymount International School in London, England. A file on De Ferrari's daughter, Gabriella Brignole Jeppson includes a birth certificate and a handmade booklet. Other biographical information includes passports and miscellaneous materials, e.g., an awards program, a certificate of achievement from the Marquis Who's Who Publications Board, an identification badge from the Harvard University Art Museums, a New York City voting registration card, and scattered calling cards.
Arrangement note:
Materials are arranged by subject.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Gabriella De Ferrari papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.defemari, Series 1
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