Adolphe Basler (1878-1949)
Correspondence and newspaper clippings, 1912-1949 (bulk 1915-1935)
Special Collections. Call Number: 20031
Adolphe Basler was a Polish born Parisian art dealer and critic of 20th-century art.
The record includes letters from artists and critics (including Derain, Vlaminck, Dufy, Apollinaire, Besson, Salmon, Jacob, Carco, Feneon and Cassirer). Some letters concern the theft of paintings in 1920 and their subsequent retrieval.
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<http://library.getty.edu/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?DB=local&PAGE=First>, accessed 6 July 2007.
N.H. Yeide, K. Akinsha, A.L. Walsh (eds.), AAM Guide to Provenance Research, Washington 2001, p. 216.