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Sidney Janis Gallery exhibition catalogs, 1951-1998

Sidney Janis Gallery

Collection Information

Size: 2.8 Linear feet

Summary: The Sidney Janis Gallery exhibition catalogs measure 2.8 linear feet and date from 1951 to 1998. Found here is a complete set of catalogs published by the New York gallery.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sidney Janis Gallery (est. 1948-1999) was an art gallery in New York, N.Y., specializing in contemporary avant-garde art. Sidney Janis opened the gallery with his wife Harriet at 15 E. 57th Street in Manhattan. The gallery became a leading exhibitor of Pop art after the groundbreaking exhibition New Realists in 1962. The gallery moved to 110 W. 57th Street in the 1980s, and after Janis's death in 1989 the gallery was directed by his son, Carroll Janis.

Provenance

The collection was donated in 1999 by Carroll Janis, son of Sidney Janis.

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Language Note

The collection is in English.