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A Finding Aid to the Roko Gallery records, 1929-1982, bulk 1970-1978

Roko Gallery records, 1929-1982, bulk 1970-1978

Roko Gallery (New York, N.Y.)

Collection Information

Size: 6.0 linear ft.

Summary: The Roko Gallery records measure six linear feet and date from 1929-1982, with the bulk of the records from 1970-1978. Founded by Michael Leon Freilich in 1946, the records of this New York gallery consist primarily of artists' files. Also found are scattered correspondence, business and financial records, a subject file, exhibition files, disassembled scrapbooks, printed material, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Roko Gallery is an art gallery in New York, N.Y. Est. 1946 by Michael Leon Freilich. Featured work by young, lesser known artists, most living in New York.

Provenance

Donated 1975-1988 by Ann Freilich, sister of founder Michael Frielich, and by Cynthia Bernardi, former director of the gallery.