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Loopholes: A Memoir / Leah Curtiss-Gould, with Alberta Kelly, [ca. 1975]

Curtiss-Gould, Leah, 1893-1979



Collection Information

Size: 204 Pages, ill.

Summary: Unpublished memoir of the life of Leah Curtiss Gould.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art dealer; New York, N.Y. and Conn. Curtiss-Gould was a dealer in Arthur J. Stone silver from ca. 1936-1975. During the period 1936-1950, she worked in a shop, Portraits, Inc., in New York City where Stone silver was sold. Eventually, she opened her own business in Connecticut, the Curtiss Gallery, and sold it in 1970.


Donated 2001 by Thomas Beddall.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals held by the donor, Thomas Beddall.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Entire: Photocopy

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

Loopholes: A Memoir / Leah Curtiss-Gould, with Alberta Kelly, [ca. 1975]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.