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Collection Creator:
Spark, Victor D. (Victor David), 1898-1991  Search this
0.2 Linear feet (Box 20)
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Legal records are found for two legal cases in which Spark testified as either an appraiser or expert. Files for Rauch v. IRS include notes, correspondence, appraisal forms and a black and white photograph of a portrait by Sir Joshua Reynolds, for which Victor Spark provided an appraisal. Kaufman v. Phoenix (Travellers) Insurance Company regards damage done to a painting by Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot. Spark possible testified as an expert, though his exact connection to the case is not documented.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Victor D. Spark 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:
Victor D. Spark papers, circa 1830-1983, bulk 1930-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
AAA.sparvict, Series 5
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art