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Carlen Galleries, Inc. records, 1775-1997, bulk 1940-1986

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Series 3: Gift (2002) , 1835-1992
3.4 Linear feet
Boxes 8-12; Reel 5745

This series includes previously sealed letters and appraisals.
Part 3 is arranged into four subseries:
  • 3.1: Letters, 1962-circa 1980
  • 3.2: Business Records, 1904-1979
  • 3.3: Photographs, circa 1940, circa 1950
  • 3.4: Selections from Library of Carlen Galleries, Inc., 1835-1992(unfilmed)
3.1: Letters, 1962- circa 1980
This subseries includes previously sealed letters from Charles M. Mount received with Part 1, but not available for research until 2002.
Description Container
Mount, Charles M. (previously sealed), 1962-1964
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1
Mount, Charles M., 1968
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2
Mount, Charles M. (previously sealed), 1968-1975, undated
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3
Baez, Joan, circa 1980
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4
3.2: Business Records, 1979
This subseries ncludes previously sealed appraisals received with Part 1.
Description Container
Sales Receipt (for The Crucifixion by Pippin, 1943, sold to Menil Foundation), 1979
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5
List of Paintings for Appraisal, undated
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6
Appraisals (previously sealed)
Acton - Bergman, 1964-1977
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1
Bernstein, Benjamin, 1957-1971
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2
Bernstein, Edward, 1959-1970
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3
Bernstein, Stanley, 1970-1978
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4
Bethlehem Steel - Borowsky, 1949-1977
11
5
Bortin, David, 1962-1972
11
6
Bortin, George, 1961-1964
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7
Bostwick - Brinley, 1968-1976
11
8
Briskin, Edward B., 1977
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9
Brooke - Claxton, 1957-1979
11
10
Cole - Davis, 1961-1975
11
11
Dechert, Price & Rhoads, 1968-1973
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12
Decker - Drinker, 1962-1975
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13
Duane, Morris, 1904-1977
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14
Dubin - Fineberg, 1962-1979
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15
First City Troop - Free Library of Philadelphia, 1960-1975
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16
Fried, Herbert, 1964-1977
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17
Friedland - Gardner, 1959-1977
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18
Gardner, Robert T., 1967-1968
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19
Gates - Golden, 1962-1977
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20
Goldman, William, 1957-1975
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21
Goldsmith - Grant, 1959-1975
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22
Greenberg, Jennye, 1963-1970
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23
Greenfield, Albert M., 1967
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24
Greenhouse - Griscom, 1960-1973
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25
Grossman, David J., 1968-1979
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26
Gutman, Jacob C., 1960-1967
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27
Haas, John C., 1966-1968
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28
Hahn, Maruice and Roslyn, 1959-1966
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29
Hallowell - Hellenbranth, 1964-1977
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30
Henderson, J. Welles, 1961-1978
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31
Hendrix - Jaffe, 1962-1978
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32
Jaffee, Wilton, 1961-1976
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33
James - Kvaines, 1961-1977
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34
Laessle - Levin, G., 1957-1976
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35
Levin, Mrs. Lionel, 1973
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36
Levy - Mann, 1959-1979
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37
Markowitz - Mitchell, 1953-1977
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38
Moore, Matthew T., 1965-1973
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39
Morris - Pesin, 1958-1979
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40
Philadelphia Bar Association, 1966, undated
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41
Philadelphia Saving Fund Society - Phillips, 1961-1973
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42
Pleet, Mrs. Gilbert, 1959-1975
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43
Potamkin, Mr. and Mrs. Meyer P., 1956-1973
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44
Potamkin, S. - Potamkin, V., 1964-1969
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45
Pratt, Elmer, 1968-1973
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Presby - Robertson, 1963-1976
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47
Robinson, Ira Earl, 1958-1977
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48
Rock - Rosenberg, 1967-1975
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49
Rosenfeld, Mrs. A. J., 1975
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50
Rosich - Schroeder, 1957-1979
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51
Carl Schurz Association, Inc., 1977
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52
Scott - Shapiro, M., 1968-1977
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Shapiro, Sam, 1973-1974
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54
Sharpe - Sheetz, 1969-1974
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55
Shein, Joseph D., 1970-1979
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56
Shenkin - Shinners, 1957-1972
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Silverman, Robert L. and Marilyn, 1959-1966
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Silverman, Samuel S. and Norma B., 1959-1971
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59
Simon - Smith, 1964-1978
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Snellenberg, Stanley S., 1957-1974
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Snitzer, Edward, 1965-1979
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Soffian - Sulkowski, 1958-1976
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63
Sullivan, Robert J., 1969-1978
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1
Sundheim - Wheelock, 1957-1976
12
2
Wheelwright, Ellen duPont, 1969
12
3
Wherry, Frank G., 1975
12
4
Williams - Winters, 1968-1977
12
5
Wistar Institute, 1970-1977
12
6
Wolf - York, 1961-1977
12
7
Zeidman, Elizabeth G., 1967-1974
12
8
Zinman - Zobian, 1971-1974
12
9
Zvegintzov, Mr. and Mrs. Alexander A., 1966
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3.3: Photographs, circa 1940, circa 1950
Description Container
Robert Carlen (one by Adiran Siegel, photographer), circa 1950, undated
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Robert Carlen with Mrs. Jennie Ora Pippin and Horace Pippin (Arnold Newman, photographer), circa 1940
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8
3.4: Selections from Library of Carlen Galleries, Inc., 1835-1992
The filing order and subject designations of these catalogs, pamphlets, and periodicals, were supplied by the donor. A small number of folders include notes, photographs, and photocopies of archival material.
Description Container
African, 1940-1968
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1
Almanac, 1835
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2
American Colonial, 1954
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3
American Journal of Numismatics and Bulletin of American Numismatic and Archaeological Societies, Boston, July 1885
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4
American Painting, City Art Museum of St. Louis (American Painting, 39th Annual Exhibition Vol. XXXI, No. 1 of the Bulletin), 1946
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5
American West (The West in Bronze, Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York), 1968
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6
Americana, 1949
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7
Americana, 1978
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8
Associated American Artists, New York (Patron's Supplement No. 35, 36, 1946
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9
Baltimore Museum of Art (Two Hundred and Fifty Years of Painting in Maryland, 1945
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10
Barlach, Ernst, 1956, 1984
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11
Barnes Foundation, Merion Station, Pa. ("Prometheus' Unwittingly Solicited Encore" by Violette de Mazia, Da Capo), Winter 1978-1979
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12
Bertoni, Wander (Wander Bertoni, Plastiken 1945-1959), 1959
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13
Bingham, George Caleb, undated
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14
Black Women Artists, 1988
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15
Book Catalogs, 1968-1972, undated
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16
Burchfield, Charles, 1975
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17
Calyo (later owned by R. C.; reproductions in Douglas Curry ad, Pictures on Exhibit, photocopy), Nov., 1945
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18
Carlbach Gallery, New York (Masterworks of African Art, J. C. Gallery, New York), 1947
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19
Carles, Arthur B. (Arthur B. Carles, Philadelphia Museum of Art), 1970
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20
Ceramics, Japanese, undated
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21
Chagall, Marc, 1959, 1962
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22
Civil War, 1982
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23
Cole, Thomas (Thomas Cole N.A. (1801-1848) (2 copies), Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York), 1964
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24
Corcoran Gallery, Washington, D.C. ( 25th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary Oil Paintings), 1957
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25
Corot, Jean Baptiste (Corot, Lefevre Gallery, Alex Reid & Lefevre, Ltd., London), 1989
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26
Creative Art: A Magazine of Fine & Applied Art, Volume 3, Number 2, August, 1928
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27
Damitz, Ernst (Ernst Damitz, 1805-1883, Art Institute of Chicago), 1977
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28
Daumier, Honoré (Honoré Daumier: Anniversary Exhibition, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston), 1958
9
29
Davies, Albert Webster (American Primitives by Albert Webster Davies (2 copies), Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Collection, Williamsburg, Va.), 1965
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30
Degas, Edgar, 1958
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31
Downtown Gallery (Edith Halpert), 1946, undated
9
32
Duchamps, Marcel, 1969
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33
Dufy, Raoul (book prospectus, La belle histoire de la fée électricité de Raoul Dufy by Bernard Dorival, Paris), 1953
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34
Eakins, Susan Macdowell (Susan Macdowell Eakins 1851-1938, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia), 1973
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35
Edouart, August, undated
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36
Eichholz, Jacob (Jacob Eichholz, 1776-1842, Pennsylvania Painter, A Retrospective Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia), 1969
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37
Fisk University, Nashville, Tenn. (The Fisk Library), [1945]
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38
Frick Collection, New York, 1935
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39
Folinsbee, John N. (An Exhibition of Paintings by John Folinsbee, Newman Galleries, Philadelphia), 1977
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40
Formes, English Edition XXIII, March, 1932
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41
Garbisch Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1954, 1957
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42
German Religious Sculpture, 1923-1924
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43
Mayerson-Gilbert, Ruth, 1978-1984
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44
Goya, Francisco (exhibition announcement, Goya gravures, caprices tauromachie proverbes, Le Nouvel Essor, Paris), 1969
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45
Greenwood, Laura M., 1987
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46
Gris, Juan (Juan Gris 1887-1927, Buchholz Gallery, New York), 1944
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47
Haidt, John Valentine (John Valentine Haidt, Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Collection, Williamsburg, Va.), 1966
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48
Halpert, Edith Gregor (Downtown Gallery (Edith Halpert); "The Village/Past" by Edith Gregor Halpert, the ARTgallery), Jan., 1965
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49
Harnett, William M. ("Harnett: One Century" by Alfred V. Frankenstein, ART News), Sept., 1948
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50
Henri, Robert ( Robert Henri 1865-1929, Fifty Paintings, Hirschl & Adler Galleries Inc., New York), 1950
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51
Homer, Winslow, 1938, undated
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52
Hopper, Edward (Edward Hopper: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Whitney Museum of American Art), 1989
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53
Ingersoll (Philadelphia family) (Sketch of the Ingersoll Family of Philadelphia by R. Sturgis Ingersoll), 1966
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54
Johns, Jasper (Jasper Johns Lithographs 1973-1975. Gemini G. E. L., Los Angeles, Calif.), 1975
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55
Kogan, Moissej (Ausstellung Moissej Kogan, Galerie Alex Vömel, Düsseldorf), 1964
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56
Kolle, Helmut (Kolle, Galerie Vömel, Düsseldort), 1988
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57
Kollwitz, Kaethe, 1959, 1976, undated
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Kühn, Justus Engelhardt, 1937
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Lachaise, Gaston, 1964, 1973
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60
Lafayette, 1957
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61
Lam, Wilfredo (Wilfredo Lam, Gimpel Gallery, New York), 1970-1971
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Léger, Fernand (brochure: Musée Fernand Léger, Biot, France), undated
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63
Lewis, Martin (Martin Lewis, The Graphic Work, Kennedy Galleries, New York), 1973
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Luks, George (An Exhibition of Watercolors, Drawings and Oil Paintings by George Benjamin Luks, 1867-1933, Childs Gallery, Boston), 1974
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Matta, Roberto Matta by William Rubin, Museum of Modern Art), 1957
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Michonze, Gregoire (Paintings by Michonze, Adams Gallery, London), 1959
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Ming Dynasty Porcelain, Autumn, 1949
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Modigliani, Amedeo, 1955
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1
Monet, Claude, 1960
10
2
Moore, Henry (Art & Idea: Henry Moore essay by Herbert Read, Philadelphia College of Art), 1966
10
3
Mucha, Alphonse (Alphonse Mucha, Art Nouveau 1890-1913, Grosvenor Gallery and Arthur Jefress Gallery, London), 1963
10
4
Munch, Edvard, 1968
10
5
Museum of Modern Art, New York (Painting and Sculpture Acquisitions), 1958, 1959
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6
Myers, Myer, undated
10
7
National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D. C., 1966
10
8
Neagle, John, 1925, 1989
10
9
The Negro Artist Comes of Age: A National Survey of Contemporary American Artists, Albany Institute of History and Art, 1945
10
10
19th Century, 1955, 1958
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11
Norton Gallery and School of Art, West Palm Beach, Fla., 1957, 1968
10
12
Osborne, Elizabeth (Elizabeth Osborne by Alexandra Anderson-Spivy, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia), 1992
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13
Pascin, Jules (Jules Pascin, 1885-1930, Watercolors and Drawings, Perls Galleries, New York), 1967
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14
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1946-1964
10
15
Pennsylvania Society of Miniature Painters, 1951, undated
10
16
Picasso, Pablo, 1950, 1967
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Pollock, Jackson, 1956-1957
10
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Porcelain Veilleuses (Rare Porcelain Veilleuses Collection presented by Doctor Frederick C. Freed to the City of Trenton, Tennessee), 1958
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Potamkin Collection, Philadelphia, 1970-1973
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20
Potter, Beatrix, 1966
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21
Pre-Columbian, 1950, 1961
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Rasmusson (Rasmusson Drawings, 2 copies, M. Knoedler & Company, Inc., New York), 1946
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23
Rattner, Abraham, circa 1937
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24
Reading Museum, Reading, Pa., 1953, 1967
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25
Redfield, Edward W., 1968
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26
Redon, Odilon (Odilon Redon, The New Gallery, New York), 1958
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Rivera, Diego, 1959
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28
Rodin, Auguste (Catalogue du Musée Rodin, Paris), 1929
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29
Saint Memin, undated
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30
Salemme, Attilio (Attilio Salemme, 1911-1955, Duveen-Graham, New York), 1955
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31
Sargent, John Singer, undated
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32
Schneider, Herbert, 1978-1982
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33
Scottish Painters, 1970-1972
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34
Second Bank of the United States, Independence National Historical Park, Philadelphia ( Portrait Gallery Guidebook: Faces of Independence by John C. Milley), 1974
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35
de Segonzac, André Dunoyer (Hommage á André Dunoyer de Segonzac (1884-1974), La Galerie Paul Vallotton), 1981
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36
Serber, Frances (announcement: Frances Serber, Ceramist, announces the opening of a new studio workshop, Serber-Mesibov, Newark, N.J.), undated
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37
Shahn, Ben (exhibition announcement: Exhibition of Twentieth Century Paintings, Kennedy Galleries, Inc.), 1968
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38
Shapinsky, Harold, 1987
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39
Smith, Jessie Willcox, 1936
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40
de Staël, Nicolas (book prospectus: Libres illustrés par Nicolas de Staël, Pierre Berés, Paris), circa 1955
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41
Steuben Glass (Frederick Carder and his Steuben Glass 1903-1933, Dexter Press, Inc., West Nyack, N.Y.), 1966
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Stuart, Gilbert, Jan.-March, 1963
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43
Tiffany, Louis Comfort, May, 1974
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44
Tobey, Mark (Mark Tobey, 1890-1976, Galerie Vömel, Düsseldorf), 1983
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45
Toulouse-Lautrec, Henri, 1951, 1976
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46
Tourte, Suzanne, 1957
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47
Union League, Philadelphia, 1940
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48
Van Gogh, Vincent, 1953-1982
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49
Vuillard, Edouard (Vuillard et son Kodak, Lefevre Gallery, London), undated
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50
Valadon, Suzanne, 1956, undated
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Galerie Vömel, Düsseldorf, 1965-1986
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52
Galerie Paul Vallotton, Lausanne, 1966-1987
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Max Weber, Paul Klee, Aristide Maillol, Wilhelm Lehmbruck, Museum of Modern Art, New York, circa 1930
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Weir, Robert W., 1976-1977
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Williamson, Ada C. (1880-1958)
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Zigrosser, Carl, 1964
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Zuloaga, Ignacio (brochure: "Zuloaga in the Collection of The Hispanic Society of America with Comparative Material"), 1931
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