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Schaeffer Galleries records, circa 1921-1982

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Series 3: Exhibition Files , 1935-1953
0.5 Linear Feet
Box 1, 3, OV 4

Exhibition files contain documents such as letters, notes, printed material, guest books and photographs on Schaeffer Galleries' exhibitions of European Art. Exhibits include "Great Dutch Masters" and "Contemporary Spanish Paintings" as well as group exhibitions of self-portraits, landscapes and drawings by Old Masters. Schaeffer Galleries also held exhibits on specific artists such as Frans Hals and Piero di Cosimo. There is one folder for an exhibition at the San Francisco Museum of Art which displayed art by Old Masters loaned from Schaeffer Galleries.
Description Container Select
"The Great Dutch Masters: Rembrandt, Frans Hals, Hobbema, Pieter de Hooch, and Others," 1936 December 1-30, 1936
1
21
"Early German Art," February 12-March 13, circa 1936
1
22
"Rembrandt," 1937 April 1-15, 1937
1
23
"Paintings by Frans Hals," 1937 November 9-23
Correspondence, 1935-1937
1
24
Correspondence, 1937
1
25
Correspondence, 1937-1938
1
26
Guest Book, 1937
1
27
Guest Book, 1937
1
28
List of Patrons, 1937
1
29
Miscellaneous, 1937
Folder includes an inventory list for the exhibition, a poster and announcements. Oversized material is housed in Box 3, Folder 2.
1
30
San Francisco Museum of Art, "Loan Exhibition of Old Masters: lent by the Schaeffer Galleries of New York," 1938 March 1-18, 1938-1952
1
31
"American Landscapes by Constance Coleman Richardson," 1938 March 29-April 15, 1938
1
32
"Piero di Cosimo," 1938 November 8-December 6, 1938
1
33
"Dutch Painting: 17 Masterpieces of the 17th Century," 1939 February 3-March 15, 1939
1
34
"Self-Portraits," 1940 April 2-30, 1939-1940
1
35
"Master Drawings: 15th to the 19th Century," 1941 March 25-April 26, 1941
1
36
"Gems of Baroque Painting," 1942 January 27-February 28, 1942
1
37
"Peter Paul Rubens," 1942 November 23-December 19, 1942
Oversized material housed in OV 4.
1
38
"Four Artists Underground: Gisele van der Gracht, Peter Goldschmidt, Simon van Keulen, Harry op het Veld," 1946 June 4-30, 1946
1
39
"Selected Drawings: 15th-19th Centuries" , circa 1951
1
40
"Contemporary Spanish Paintings," 1953 January 20-February 7, 1952-1953
1
41
Oversized Exhibition Poster, Frans Hals, 1937
Oversized material from Box 1, Folder 30.
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2
Oversized Exhibition Catalog Draft, Peter Paul Rubens, 1942
Oversized material from Box 1, Folder 38.
OV 4

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