Skip to main content

Harold Percy Ullman papers relating to Galka Scheyer, 1942-1972

Harold Percy Ullman papers relating to Galka Scheyer, 1942-1972

Ullman, Harold Percy

Collection Information

Size: 6 items

Summary: Correspondence and writings compiled by Edwin Ullman relating to collector and dealer Galka Scheyer. Correspondence includes three letters between Galka Scheyer and Harold Percy Ullman regarding the sale of art work. Also included is a facsimile of a letter to Scheyer from Lyonel Feininger ("Papileo"). Writings include notes for a lecture about Scheyer given by archivist Lette Valeska at the Pasadena Art Museum, 1964 and a typescript draft of reminiscences of Scheyer, written by Jane Ullman, Ullman's wife, 1972, at the request of Robert Haas, University of California, Los Angeles.

Biographical/Historical Note

Harold Percy Ullman, Edwin Ullman's father, was executor of Galka Scheyer's estate.

Provenance

Donated 2016 by Edwin Ullman, Harold Percy Ullman's son.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Harold Percy Ullman papers relating to Galka Scheyer, 1942-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.