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Perdalma gallery photographs, 1950-1955

Perdalma gallery photographs, 1950-1955

Klausner, Ara

Collection Information

Size: 17 items

Summary: 16 black and white photographs of installation preparations and gatherings at Perdalma Gallery. Identified subjects include Stanley Boxer, Carl Holty, Leonard Brenner, Ilya Bolotowski, Vaclav Vytlacil, Ara Klausner, and Joyce Weinstein. Also included is a Perdalma label from a painting by Klausner.

Biographical/Historical Note

Ara Klausner was co-founder with Stanley Boxer of the Perdalma Gallery, a short lived art gallery in New York.


Donated 2011 by Joseph Keiffer, brother of the executor of Rachel Klasusner's (Ara Klasuner's wife) estate.

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

Perdalma gallery photographs, 1950-1955. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.