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Raymond and Margaret Horowitz papers, 1903-2007, bulk 1960-2007

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Series 1: Art Collection Files , 1943-2007
2.5 Linear feet
Boxes 1-3

Collection files concern the lending, reproduction, and exhibition of works of art owned by Raymond and Margaret Horowitz. Some of the artists significantly represented include William Merritt Chase, William Glackens, Childe Hassam, Robert Henri, Maurice Prendergast, Theodore Robinson, and John Singer Sargent.
Correspondence reflects Raymond Horowitz's dealings with museums and galleries, private dealers, and collectors. Among the correspondents are Adelson Galleries, Babcock Galleries, Berry-Hill Galleries, Daniel Fraad, Alfred Frankenstein, Hirschl & Adler Galleries, Paul Magriel, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, National Gallery in London, Newark Museum of Art, Spanierman Gallery, and Yale University Art Gallery. Letters to Antoinette King, Jean Volkmer, and Simon Parkes provide conservation information. Miscellaneous art collection files concern the gifting of artwork to the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the National Gallery in Washington, D.C.
There are a few letters from Margaret Horowitz. Correspondence is mainly typescripts of originals. Files contain information sheets, appraisals, invoices, condition reports, legal documents relating to loans or donations of artwork, and printed material including exhibition catalogs, invitations, news and magazine clippings of reviews of exhibitions and/or artists. The majority of photographs of artwork have identifying information on the verso that include date of work and exhibition venues.
The series has been maintained in the order it was received. With the exception of American Posters, the series has been arranged in alphabetical order by artist's surname.
Description Container Select
American Posters, 1988-1990
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1
Anshutz, Thomas - Two Boys By A Boat, 1963
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2
Anshutz, Thomas - Woman Drawing, 1963-1994
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3
Beaux, Cecilia - Portrait of Ethel Page Large, 1987
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4
Beckwith, James C. - Portrait of John Leslie Breck, 1993-1999
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5
Bellows, George - Swans in Central Park, 1967-2003
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6
Bellows, George - Lithographs, 1968-1982
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7
Bellows, George - Emma in the Purple Dress, 1971-1991
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8
Benson, Frank - Summer Day, 1968-1999
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9
Benson, Frank – Elizabeth, 1981
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10
Blum, Robert -The Lace Makers, 1972-1993
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11
Blum, Robert - The Blue Obi, 1984-2000
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12
Bunker, Dennis - Low Tide, 1968-1995
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13
Bunker, Dennis - Roadside Cottage, undated, 1972-2006
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14
Chase, William Merritt - A Young Woman, 1964-2005
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15
Chase, William Merritt - Back of Nude, 1965-2004
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16
Chase, William Merritt - Roses, 1966-2002
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17
Chase, William Merritt - Fairy Tale, 1969-2002
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18-20
Chase, William Merritt - Self-Portrait, 1969-2003
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21
Chase, William Merritt - The Artist's Wife, 1976-1995
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22
Cox, Kenyon - Portrait of Theodore Robinson, 1966-1999
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23
Davies, Arthur B. - The Orchard, 1963-1992
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24
Duveneck, Frank - Untitled Work, 1980
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25
Elkan, Benno - Abraham, 1962-1965
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26
Glackens, William - Nude, 1961-1965
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27
Glackens, William - The Earmine Muff, 1966-1995
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28
Glackens, William - Study of A Young Man, 1967-1989
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29
Glackens, William - Seated Woman, 1968-1986
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Glackens, William - Dinner New Society of Artists, 1981
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Hale, Lillian - Japonoiserie, 1990
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32
Hardy, Anna Eliza - Still Life Roses, 1980
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33
Harper, William St. John - Reverie, 1982
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Hassam, Childe - Nurses in the Park, 1961-1994
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2
Hassam, Childe - The White Kimono, 1988
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Hassam, Childe - Poppies, Isles of Shoals, undated, 1962-2004
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4-6
Hassam, Childe - Young Sappho, 1981-1984
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7
Hassam, Childe - Deshabille, 1982
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8
Hawthorne, Charles - April, 1966-1989
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9
Henri, Robert - Girl Seated By the Sea, undated, 1961-2003
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10-11
Henri, Robert - Street Scene, Paris, 1962-1978
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12
Henri, Robert - Street Scene, Philadelphia, 1962-1978
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13
Homer, Winslow, Various Works of Art, 1971
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14
La Farge, John – Wild Roses and Water Lily, 1971-1995
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15
Lawson, Ernest - Upper Harlem River, 1962-2001
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Maurer, Alfred H. - At the Shore, 1962-2001
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Maurer, Alfred H. - Café Scene, 1949-1985
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18
Metcalf, W. L. - The Jetty, 1963-1985
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19
Potthast, Edward - Beach Scene, 1962-1999
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20
Prendergast, Maurice - Picnic in Central Park, 1962-1986
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21
Prendergast, Maurice - The Breezy Common, 1965-1990
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Prendergast, Maurice - Picnic by the Inlet, circa 1965-2004
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23
Prendergast, Maurice - Revere Beach, 1972-2003, undated
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24
Robinson, Theodore - Self Portrait, undated, 2000, 1943-1961
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25
Robinson, Theodore - Young Woman Reading, 1962-1990, undated
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26
Robinson, Theodore - Low Tide, Riverside Yacht Club, undated, 1964-2005
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27-28
Robinson, Theodore - A Normandy Mil, 1968-1980, undated
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29
Sargent, John Singer - Gondoliers' Siesta, undated, 1963-1988
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Sargent, John Singer – Gondoliers' Siesta, undated, 1996-2007
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Sargent, John Singer – Under the Willows, undated, 1963-2003
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Sarka, Charles – "Tetua" Tamarii, Paddling, undated, 1963
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Shinn, Everett – Matinee, Outdoor Stage, Paris, undated, 1972-2000
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Shinn, Everett – Girl Cutting Patterns, 1961-1964
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Sloan, John – Dolly in Windsor Chair, 1961-1965
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Sloan, John – Memory, 1968-1992
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Stella, Joseph – Back of a Woman, Sleeping, 1962-1994
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Sterne, Maurice – Jeannette, 1982
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Sterner, Albert – Sketching At The Beach, 1976-1988
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10
Sterner, Albert – Study of A Seated Woman, 1982
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11
Tucker, Allen – The Grey Greek, undated, 1966-1967
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12
Turner, Charles Yardley – Woman Picking Blossoms, 1982
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13
Twachtman, John H. - Waterfront Scene, Gloucester, 1966-1988, undated
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14
Twachtman, John H. - Trees in a Nursery, 1967-1989, undated
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15
Twachtman, John H. - September Sunshine, 1995-2000
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16
Vonnoh, Robert - Springtime in France, undated, 1962-2001
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Weir, J. Alden, - U.S. Thread Company, Willamatic, Connecticut, 1968-2000, undated
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18-19
Weir, J. Alden - Portrait of Miss Hoe, 1981-1984
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Weir, J. Alden – Roses, 1981-1997, undated
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Whistler, James McNeil – La Belle Dame Endormie, 1982-2003, undated
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Whistler, James McNeil – The Toilet and Study: Seated Figure, 1985-2005
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Miscellaneous Art Collection Files - Appraisals
Hassam, Childe - Poppies, Isles of Shoals, 1992-2003
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24-26
Prendergast, Maurice – Picnic By The Inlet, 1996-1997
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27
Weir, J. Alden – U.S. Thread Company, Willamatic, Connecticut, 1977-1996
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28

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