Records regarding Yasuo Kuniyoshi date from circa 1955-2000 and primarily include artwork files and correspondence. Artwork files contain appraisals, invoices, photographic material, and provenance research. Correspondence is with clients as well as potential sellers of Kuniyoshi artworks. Files relating to the Downtown Gallery include copies of gallery records used for provenance research. Other items include exhibition records, photographic material, printed material, and research files.
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 Owen 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.
Owen Gallery records, 1929-2010, bulk 1980-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.