Tibor de Nagy Gallery records, 1941-1993

Tibor de Nagy Gallery, est. 1950
Art gallery
New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 43.9 linear feet

Collection Summary: The records of the New York Tibor de Nagy Gallery measure 43.9 linear feet and date from 1941-1993. The records document the activities of the gallery through business records and correspondence, exhibition files, artist files, financial and legal records, inventory records, and a small amount of records of the Houston Branch.

Biographical/Historical Note: The Tibor de Nagy Gallery was founded in 1950, in New York, New York, by Tibor de Nagy and John Bernard Myers and is one of the earliest modern art galleries.

The records were donated by Tibor de Nagy Gallery in multiple accessions between 1993-1996.

Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Smithsonian Institution's Collections Care and Preservation Fund.

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Among the holdings of the Archives of American Art are an oral history interview with Tibor de Nagy, March 29, 1976 conducted by Paul Cummings; the John Bernard Myers papers (which do not contain documentation of his work at the gallery); and the Watson/de Nagy Houston gallery records available only on microfilm, a small portion of which may also be duplicated in the original records described in this finding aid.