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Harris B. Steinberg papers, 1960-1968

Harris B. Steinberg papers, 1960-1968

Steinberg, Harris B.

Collector

Collection Information

Size: 1.0 linear ft. (on 2 partial microfilm reels)

Summary: Files on the works in Steinberg's art collection arranged by artist; and an acquisition card file. The files include clippings, catalogs, letters, photographs, and miscellany relating to the purchase and exhibition of his collection. Among the letters are 1 from Paul Brach, 1 from Theodore Roszak, and 1 from Lee Krasner.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art collector; New York, N.Y.

Provenance

Donated 1972 by Julie S. Steinberg, Harris Steinberg's widow. The Harris B. Steinberg Collection of American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture was sold at auction by Parke-Bernet, March 4, 1970.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 667 & 668 available 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

Harris B. Steinberg papers, 1960-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.