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Bernard J. Reis papers, 1934-1979

Bernard J. Reis papers, 1934-1979

Reis, Bernard J., 1895-1978

Accountant, Collector

Collection Information

Size: 2.4 linear ft.

Summary: Letters, photographs, writings, scrapbook, interview, and printed matter.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art collector and accountant; New York City. Reis was the executor of Mark Rothko's estate.


The papers were given in 1979 and 1980 by Reis's widow, Rebecca G. Reis.

Related Materials

Bernard and Rebecca Reis papers, also located at: Getty Center, California.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Bernard J. Reis papers, 1934-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.