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Ferargil Galleries records, circa 1900-1963

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Series 3: Estate and Legal Records , circa 1925-1939
0.3 Linear feet
Boxes 17-18

This series includes Arthur B. Davies estate records consisting of correspondence with Davies family members, including Davies's wife Virginia, and others regarding the artist's estate and exhibitions of his work relating to his estate; sales vouchers, primarily for work from the Davies estate but also for sales pre-dating the artist's death in 1928; and inventories of Davies's works at Ferargil Galleries, in other museums and galleries, and with individuals.
Also found are transcripts and a telegram relating to the settlement of money for the purchase of Albert P. Ryder, Winslow Homer and John Singer Sargent paintings, by Charles Wharton Stork and Haverford College; a letter relating to a possible suit by Mrs. Marshall Field; inventories and appraisal of the Dan Fellows Platt estate; minutes of a meeting relating to Price selling paintings to Ferargil Galleries in exchange for company stocks; and an inventory of the Lizzie P. Bliss estate.
Description Container Select
Bliss, Lizzie P., Estate Inventory, circa 1931
17
12
Davies, Arthur B., Correspondence, circa 1925-circa 1939
17
13
Davies, Arthur B., Inventories of Artwork, 1929-1930s
(2 folders)
17
14-15
Davies, Arthur B., Inventory and Appraisal of Art and Literary Property at Day & Meyer, Murray & Young, Inc., 1929
17
16
Davies, Arthur B., Vouchers for Sales, 1926-1927
17
17
Davies, Arthur B., Vouchers for Estate Sales, 1929-1932
18
1
Platt, Dan Fellows, Inventory and Appraisal of Property Belonging to the Estate, 1938
18
2
Ferargil v. Stork, 1933-1935
18
3
Mrs. Marshall Field v. Ferargil, 1932
18
4
Price v. Ferargil, 1932
18
5

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