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Arwin Galleries records, 1948-1981

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Series 1: Administrative Records , 1959-1981
2.5 Linear feet
Boxes 1-3, OV 11

Series includes business records and correspondence for clients and vendors; the gallery's financial and legal documents; and other records documenting the gallery's daily administrative activities.
Series is arranged as two subseries:
  • 1.1: Alphabetical Files, 1959-1981
  • 1.2: General Administrative Files, 1960-1981
1.1: Alphabetical Files, 1959-1981
Files in the subseries document the gallery's business relationships with various organizations and businesses, as well as the Arwin's procurement and sale of various regional artworks.
Description Container
African Art, 1973-1975
1
1
Amnesty International, 1977-1979
1
2
Anslow Doctor's Office, circa 1970
1
3
Anslow Doctor's Office, circa 1970
11
Art Gallery of Windsor, 1963-1978
1
4
California Art, 1963-1974
1
5
Detroit Art Dealers Association, 1979-1980
1
6
Driftwood Originals, 1978-1980
1
7
Ediciones Poligrafa, 1977-1980
1
8
Éditions de la Tortue, 1971-1974
1
9
Ferdinand Roten Galleries, 1966-1979
1
10
French Art, 1972-1973
1
12
Grogan Color Graphics, 1973-1979
1
13
Haitian Art, 1959-1977
1
14
Inuit Art, 1976-1980
1
11
James Dugdale and Associates, 1971-1979
1
15
James Dugdale and Associates, 1971-1979
11
J.L. Hudson Gallery, 1974-1980
1
16
Japanese Art, 1959-1966
1
17
Kraushaar Galleries, 1966
1
18
London Arts Group, 1972-1980
1
19-20
Lublin Graphics, Inc., 1969-1972
1
21
Mixed-Media, Ltd., 1972-1979
1
22
New York Art, 1967-1980
1
23
Pratt Graphics Center, 1970-1979
1
24
Pre-Columbian Art, 1970-1981
1
25
Prints on Prince Street, 1974-1976
1
26
Renaissance Center, 1977-1980
1
27
Samuel Stein Fine Arts, Ltd., 1971-1979
1
28
Screen Print Workshop, 1977-1981
1
29
Source Gallery, 1977-1980
1
30
Spectrum Fine Art, Ltd., 1978
1
31
Texas Art, 1964-1971
1
32
Toronto Art, 1974-1977
1
33
Transworld Art Corp., 1975-1979
1
34
Vision Nouvelle, 1972-1976
1
35
Waddington Galleries, 1970-1980
1
36
Washington, D.C. Art, 1979-1980
1
37
1.2: General Administrative Files, 1960-1981
General administrative files contain appraisals by Lester Arwin, consignment and loan records, framing and graphics orders, inventories taken after the gallery fire in 1963, the gallery's lease and agreements, legal and insurance files, and sales records organized by artists and clients.
Description Container
Appraisals, A-C, 1969-1980
1
38-40
Appraisals, D-Z, 1964-1980
2
1-12
Consignments, Prints, 1977
2
13
Customer Accounts, 1970-1980
2
14-15
Customs, 1979
2
16
Framing Orders, 1968-1981
2
17-20
Gallery Lease and Agreements, 1965-1977
2
21
Graphics Orders, 1964-1981
2
22-25
Imported Art, 1970-1973
2
26
Insurance, 1964-1978
2
27
Inventories Related to Gallery Fire, 1963-1964
2
28-30
Invoices Paid by Arwin, 1980-1981
2
31
Legal, 1964-1971
2
32
Loans, 1960-1979
2
33
Price Lists, circa 1980
2
34
Public Relations, 1973-1980
2
35-36
Public Relations, 1973-1980
11
Restoration and Repair of Artwork, 1978-1981
2
37
Sales Card File by Artist, 1965-1978
2
38-39
Sales Card File by Artist, 1965-1978
3
1
Sales Card File by Artist, A-O, 1967-1980
3
2
Sales Card File by Artist, P-Z, 1967-1980
3
3
Sales Ledger by Client, A-L, 1965-1974
3
4
Sales Ledger by Client, M-Z, 1965-1974
3
5

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