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Records relating to the Lenoir M. Josey Collection of Paintings and Sculpture, 1957-1982

Lenoir M. Josey, Inc
Houston, Tex.

Collection size: 3 microfilm reels.

Collection Summary: A catalog and supplement listing artist, inventory number, medium, dimensions, title, and estimated value for works in the collection, with correspondence related to the catalog; 5 indexes to the collection, covering: purchases and sales, transactions in chronological order, certificate and provenance information, financial information, and works listed numerically; blank loan forms and agreements; alphabetical artists files, containing: purchase and loan documents, shipping records, correspondence, catalog entries, and photograph orders regarding works of art in the collection; records of exhibitions, including catalogs and price lists; and an invoice book for the collection, containing artists' names and titles and values of works of art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art collection of the Josey Oil Co.; Houston, Texas.

Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.
Lent for microfilming 1983 by Jack Josey.

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