Dealer, Gallery owner
Active in Cambridge, Mass.
Collection size: 0.2 linear feet
Collection Summary: Correspondence, biographical material, and photographs documenting artist Carl Nelson's relationship with Virginia Drury and the Virginia Drury Gallery.
The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence between Drury and Nelson pertaining to the sale Carl Nelson's artwork through Virginia Drury's gallery; however, other letters are more friendly and personal in nature. Biographical material in the collection consists of Nelson's resumes. Also included are three photographs of Nelson's paintings.
Biographical/Historical Note: Virginia Drury was an art dealer and gallery owner in Cambridge, Mass.
Donated 2011 by Dr. Reinier Beeuwkes III, Virginia Drury's grandson.