Dealer Records :

Ruth Teschner Constantino, Art dealer, New York

Ruth Teschner Constantino, Art dealer, New York 

Ruth Teschner Constantino, papers 1923-1981
This record is not on microfilm.

The records include financial records, newspaper cuttings, programmes, brochures, and an autobiographical essay. Ruth Teschner Constantino dealt in painting, sculpture and antiques, advised major collectors. She established the Ruth Teschner Gallery in 1912 and Connoisseur Inc. in 1935.

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

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Smithsonian Institution Research Information System
<>, first accessed 21 June 2002.  Link updated 20 July 2007.

N. H. Yeide, K. Akinsha, A. L. Walsh (eds), AAM Guide to Provenance Research, Washington 2001, p. 220.