University of Rochester. Memorial Art Gallery,
Collection size: 1.0 linear ft. (254 items)
Collection Summary: Catalogs for exhibitions held at the Memorial Art Gallery, 1913-1962, including the Inaugural Exhibition. Incomplete runs of annual exhibitions of the Rochester International Salon of Photography, 1929-1958, the Rochester Camera Club, 1943-1950, the Rochester Finger Lakes Exhibitions, 1938-1958, and the National Ceramic Exhibition, 1938-1952, are also included, as is the publication MEMORIAL ART GALLERY IN ROCHESTER, published in 1924 to commemorate the enlargement of the Gallery. In addition, there are several catalogs with no apparent connection to the Memorial Art Gallery. The Gallery regularly exhibited the Rochester Art Club, and featured many modernist painters in its exhibitions.
Biographical/Historical Note: Art museum, Rochester, N.Y. Founded 1913.
Donated by the University of Rochester, Memorial Art Gallery, 1987.