Name Files contains correspondence with artists, clients, galleries, and museums; business and financial records; exhibition printed materials; newspaper clippings; photographic materials; price lists; research files for artists; resumes; sales and consignments receipts; motion picture film; and scattered artwork.
The quantity and variety of the materials in each folder varies widely. There are especially rich or extensive files for Darryl Abraham, Harry Anderson, Cynthia Bickley-Green, Robert Clements, Mary Beth Edelson, Leslie Exton, Colin Greenly, Mimi Herbert, Traute Ishida, Kiki Kogelnik, Ida Kohlmeyer, Ed McGowin, Tom Nakashima, Graeme Outerbridge, Martin Puryear, Italo Scanga, Robert Stackhouse, Philip Van Brunt, and May Wilson. Of interest is the complete series of Eleanor Antin's 100 Boots postcards.
Folders are arranged alphabetically by name. Unsorted materials are filed at the end of the subseries.
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
The Henri Gallery records 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.
Henri Gallery records, circa early 1900s, 1940-1996, bulk 1957-1995. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Smithsonian Institution Collections Care Preservation Fund.