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Gross McCleaf Gallery selected artists' files, 1947-1986

Gross McCleaf Gallery


Collection Information

Size: 0.8 Linear feet, (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: Thirteen artists' files containing resumes, letters, consignment lists, photographs and slides of works, clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs on Arthur B. Carles, Larry Day, Edith Emerson, Humbert Howard, Jimmy Lueders, Violet Oakley, Jane Piper, Hobson Pittman, Fairfield Porter, Carroll S. Tyson, Roswell Weidner, Neil Welliver, and Harold Weston. The Day, Howard, and Pittman files also contain photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art gallery; Philadelphia, Pa. Founded in 1969 as the Marlin McCleaf Gallery. After Marlin McCleaf's departure in December 1969, the gallery was incorporated as the Gross McCleaf Gallery, with Estelle Gross as the sole proprietor.


Selected from gallery records for microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 4155-4156 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Gross McCleaf Gallery selected artists' files, 1947-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.