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Challis Galleries records, 1950-1994

Challis Galleries

Collection Information

Size: 2.2 Linear feet

Summary: The records of Challis Galleries located in Laguna Beach, California, measure 2.2 linear feet and date from 1950 to 1994. The bulk of the records consist of artists' files and sales ledgers. Also included are a few administrative files and business correspondence.

Biographical/Historical Note

Challis Galleries (1950-1984) was an art gallery in Laguna Beach, California, that featured the work of local and regional artists.


The Challis Galleries records were donated to the Archives of American Art by gallery owner Richard Challis in 1994.

Language Note

The collection is in English.