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David Stuart papers and gallery records, 1910-1984

Catalog Data

Creator:
Stuart, David, 1910-1984  Search this
Stuart, David, 1910-1984  Search this
Subject:
Altoon, John  Search this
David Stuart Galleries  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1.5 Linear feet
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.
Summary:
Biographical material; personal correspondence; clippings; and files on artists, exhibitions, special projects and interests; eleven posters. The bulk of the material in the files are photographs of contemporary and pre-Columbian art. Subjects include: James Abbe, Arthur Addis, John Altoon, Oliver Andrews, Louis Armstrong, Jules Berman, the Cup Show, Erotic Art, "The Dirty Dozen," Sorel Etrog, Gemini G.E.L. Gallery, Marvin Harden, June Harwood, Alan Lapiner, Mahoboubian Gallery, Mayan Painting, Harvey Menist, Marilyn Monroe, William Palmer, John Pearson, the Teotihuacan Fresco and Garner Tullis.
Citation:
David Stuart papers and gallery records, 1910-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Gallery owner; Los Angeles. Owned and operated David Stuart Galleries, which dealt in contemporary art. Stuart was also an expert in the field of Pre-Columbian art.
Language Note:
English .
Provenance:
Donated 1985 by Jacqueline Anhalt Stuart.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- Los Angeles  Search this
Indian art -- Central America -- Photographs  Search this
Art, American -- California  Search this
Theme:
Art Market  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8545
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210723
AAA_collcode_stuadavi
Theme:
Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210723