Dealer Records :

Franz Bader Gallery, Washington D.C.

Franz Bader Gallery, Washington D.C.

Franz Bader Gallery, scrapbooks and guest-books 1955-1985

No summary of written materials is available. Bader immigrated to the United States in 1939 where he specialised in showing contemporary works of various media by local and young artists. He opened his own gallery in 1953 at 1705 G Street, NW, which has since closed following his death in 1994.

The record is listed online in the Archives and Manuscripts section of the catalogue.

Location of Record  
Archives of American Art
Smithsonian Institution
Washington D.C. Research Center
Suite 2200
750 9th St. NW
Washington DC
Tel: +1 202 633 7940 (General queries)
or +1 202 633 7950 (Reference desk)
Searchable catalogue:  

Postal Address:
Reference Services/ILL
Archives of American Art
Smithsonian Institution
PO Box 37012
Victor Building, Room 2200, MRC 937
Washington, DC 20013-7012

Opening Hours:
Microfilm Reference Room: 9-5, Monday-Friday; no appointment necessary, but researchers are advised to contact the archive in advance.
Oral History Tapes and Transcripts: 9-5, Monday-Friday; by appointment only.
Manuscript Reading Room - for use of original papers: 9:30-12 and 1-4:30, Monday-Friday; by appointment only.

This record is not on microfilm.


Smithsonian Institution Research Information System
<>, first accessed 17 October 2002.  Link updated 20 July 2007.

N.H. Yeide, K. Akinsha, A.L. Walsh (eds.), AAM Guide to Provenance Research, Washington 2001, p. 16.