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Herman Schaus papers, 1867-1911

Schaus, Herman, 1850-1911



Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet

Summary: Letters; two photographs of Schaus; pages from a scrapbook of clippings; an exhibition catalog; and numerous loose clippings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art dealer; New York, N.Y.


The donor, Janet Taylor Schaus, is the daughter-in-law of Herman Schaus.

Language Note

Letters are mostly in French.

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Herman Schaus papers, 1867-1911. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.