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Contract between Betty Parsons and Peggy Guggenheim regarding representation of Jackson Pollock, 1947 May 12

Contract between Betty Parsons and Peggy Guggenheim regarding representation of Jackson Pollock, 1947 May 12

Guggenheim, Peggy, 1898-1979

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Title: Contract between Betty Parsons and Peggy Guggenheim regarding representation of Jackson Pollock, 1947 May 12

Date: 1947 May 12

Physical Details: 1 contract ; 27 x 19 cm.

Description: Typewritten on letterhead of Guggenheim's gallery, Art of This Century. Establishes Parsons as responsible for selling and exhibiting Pollock's work.

Signed by Peggy Guggenheim and dated May 12 1947.

A list of Pollock's works is written on the reverse in Guggenheim's hand.

Creator: Guggenheim, Peggy, 1898-1979

Forms part of: Betty Parsons Gallery records and personal papers, circa 1920-1991, bulk 1946-1983

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Contract between Betty Parsons and Peggy Guggenheim regarding representation of Jackson Pollock, 1947 May 12. Betty Parsons Gallery records and personal papers, circa 1920-1991, bulk 1946-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 13792