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Louis Alexander Gallery records, 1961-1963

Louis Alexander Gallery (New York, N.Y.)


Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Correspondence, clippings, and exhibition catalogs, 1961-1963, concerning primarily an exhibition of American drawings held at the Louis Alexander Gallery in the fall of 1962. Included is biographical and related material on a number of abstract painters exhibiting in the show, such as Al Copley, Ross Coates, Charles S. DuBack, William Giles, David Packard, Leo Rabkin, and Athos Zagharias.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Louis Alexander Gallery was founded by Louis Alexander Cohn in New York, N.Y. It is now defunct.


The donor, Paul Cummings, was the co-director of Louis Alexander Gallery.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 136 (frames 572-972) 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

Louis Alexander Gallery records, 1961-1963. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.