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Stable Gallery records, 1916-1999, bulk, 1953-1970

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Series 1: Administrative, 1955-1986
0.3 linear feet
Box 1, 4

The Stable Gallery's administrative records includes miscellaneous correspondence, lists, and printed matter of a general nature, or ones concerning multiple artists. Financial material includes banking and investment records, miscellaneous sales, and invoices. Photographic material is of exhibition installations and unidentified artwork. There are also reminiscences by gallery owner Eleanor Ward and her assistant Alan Groh, a sound cassette recording of Eleanor Ward, and a videoreel (1/2 inch) documentary of a 1973 Sotheby auction of works from the Robert C. Scull collection. Additional Stable Gallery administrative and financial information, as well as related printed matter are included with the artist files.
Materials are arranged by document type.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
DescriptionContainer
Correspondence, Miscellaneous, 1961-1970
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1
Documentary, Auction, 1973
2 videocassettes (digital betacam)
Duplicate
1 videoreel (1/2 inch)
Original
1 videocassette (vhs)
Duplicate
Anthology of the New York Art Scene
(work in progress). A selection of fity works from the collection of Robert C. Scull at auction, Parke-Bernet Galleries. A documentary showing some of the contemporary artworks sold, narrated by Rene Metsch. Artists whose works are represented include Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg, and Robert Indiana. Includes an interview with Eleanor Ward of the Stable Gallery. Oversized material housed in Box 4, Folder 1.
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2
Writings, Interview Transcript (E. Ward with Paul Cummings for the Archives of American Art), 1972, 1986
1
4
Writings, Memoir by Alan Groh (with Groh's résumé), circa 1971-1973
Interview (Eleanor Ward), circa 1969-1970
1 sound cassette
Original
Ward reminiscing about the Stable Gallery and discussing with Rupert and Bonnie [?] the possibility of writing a book about her experiences as an art dealer.
1
3
Writings, Notes and Lists, circa 1955-1975
1
6
Financial Records (banking, investments, miscellaneous sales, and invoices), 1956-1971
1
7
Printed Material, Clippings, 1958-1988
1
8
Photographs, Graham Foundation Exhibition, circa 1955-1970
1
9
Photographs, Unidentified Exhibitions, circa 1961
1
10
Photographs, Unidentified Sculpture, circa 1955-1970
1
11
Negatives, Unidentified Artwork, circa 1955-1970
1
12
Oversized Auction Recordings from Box 1, Folder 2, 1973
4
1

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