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Gabriella De Ferrari papers, 1931-2011, bulk 1975-2011

De Ferrari, Gabriella, 1941-

Curator, Writer, Art historian

Collection Information

Size: 7.7 linear feet

Summary: The papers of art historian Gabriella De Ferrari measure 7.7 linear feet and date from 1931-2011, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1975-2011. The collection provides an overview of her activities as an arts administrator, writer, and a philanthropist through biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, extensive writings and notes, subject files, printed material, scrapbooks, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art historian Gabriella De Ferrari (1941-) has lived and worked in Boston, Massachusetts and New York City. De Ferrari was director of the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Massachusetts. Full name is Maria Gariella De Ferrari.


The papers were donated to the Archives of American Art by Gabriella De Ferrari, in 2011.