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Series 3 | A Finding Aid to the Frank Perls papers and Frank Perls Gallery records, circa 1920-1983, bulk, 1949-1975

Frank Perls papers and Frank Perls Gallery records, circa 1920-1983, bulk, 1949-1975

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Series 3: Exhibition Files, 1937-1975
(Box 5-6; 1.5 linear feet)

Exhibition files document Frank Perls Gallery exhibitions with catalogs, announcements, newspaper clippings, photographs, press releases, price lists, and correspondence. The files also document exhibitions that Frank Perls curated at other locations. Files for the Matisse retrospective in 1966 include meeting minutes, expense sheets, loan inventories, photographs, articles, and catalog drafts. Photographs in this series are mostly photographs of exhibition openings and installation views. Exhibitions at all three Frank Perls Gallery locations are depicted.
Exhibition catalogs and announcements are arranged chronologically. Individual exhibition files are organized by name and file contents are arranged chronologically.
DescriptionContainer
Catalogs and Announcements, 1939-1974
(8 folders)
5
1-8
Catalogs and Announcements - Other Galleries, 1939-1974
5
9
Press Releases, 1950-1974
(3 folders)
5
10-12
Clippings, 1941, 1950-1974
(2 folders)
5
13-14
Alexander Calder Exhibition, 1953, 1963
5
15
Matisse Retrospective, 1965
5
16
Matisse Retrospective - Correspondence, 1964-1966
(2 folders)
5
17-18
Matisse Retrospective - Meeting Minutes, 1965
5
19
Matisse Retrospective - Paintings, 1965
5
20
Matisse Retrospective - Sculpture and Drawing, 1965
5
21
Matisse Retrospective - Expenses, 1965-1966
5
22
Matisse Retrospective - Articles, 1966
5
23
Matisse Retrospective - Writings for Catalog, 1965
5
24
Matisse Retrospective - Catalog, 1965-1966
(2 folders)
5
25-26
Matisse Retrospective - Photographs, 1966
(4 folders)
5
27-30
Henri Matisse - Exhibitions at Perls Gallery, 1967-1970
(2 folders)
5
31-32
Cezanne Exhibit in Japan - Photographs, 1975
5
33
Klaus Perls Gallery - Exhibition Catalogs and Photographs, circa 1937
5
34
Frank Perls Gallery on Sunset Boulevard - Photographs, circa 1939
5
35
Frank Perls Gallery on Camden Drive - Photographs, circa 1950-1966
(3 folders)
5
36-38
Exhibition Opening - Photographs, 1950
6
1
"People: Selected Works of Art,", 1966
6
2
"Matisse, Miro, Picasso,", 1969-1970
6
3
"Christmas Show,", 1966-1967, 1971
(2 folders)
6
4-5
"Graphics by 24 Artists,", 1970
6
6
Pablo Picasso Exhibition at UCLA, 1961
(2 folders)
6
7-8
Pablo Picasso Exhibition at UCLA - Publicity, 1961
6
9
Pablo Picasso Exhibitions at Frank Perls Gallery, 1966-1971
(4 folders)
6
10-13
Pablo Picasso Exhibition at Los Angeles County Museum of Art - "60 Years of Graphic Works" Selection of Works, 1966
6
14
Pablo Picasso Exhibition at Los Angeles County Museum of Art - "60 Years of Graphic Works" Catalog Corrections, 1966
6
15
Pablo Picasso Exhibition at Los Angeles County Museum of Art - "60 Years of Graphic Works" Invoices, 1966
6
16
Pablo Picasso Exhibition at Los Angeles County Museum of Art - "60 Years of Graphic Works" Correspondence, 1966
6
17
Pablo Picasso Exhibition at Los Angeles County Museum of Art - "60 Years of Graphic Works" Loans by Frank Perls, 1966
6
18
Pablo Picasso Exhibition at Los Angeles County Museum of Art - "60 Years of Graphic Works" Photographs, 1966
6
19

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.