Dealer Records :

ACA Galleries (American Contemporary Art Gallery), New York

ACA Galleries (American Contemporary Art Gallery), New York

ACA Galleries Records 1917-1966
2 microfilm reels. Reels D304 and N69-98

Records include correspondence between Herman Baron (1892-1961), who founded the American Contemporary Art Gallery in 1932, and the artists who exhibited there. The records also include Baron's writings on the social and artistic context surrounding the Gallery, photographs of artists and artwork, clippings, and an exhibition catalogue.

Location of Record
Archives of American Art
Smithsonian Institution
Washington DC Research Center Suite 2200
750 9th St. NW
Washington DC
Tel.: +1 202 275 2156 (General queries)
or: +1 202 275 1961 (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.

ACA Galleries
529 West 20th Street, 5th floor
New York, NY 10011
Tel.: +1 212 206 8080
Fax: +1 212 206 8498

Smithsonian Institution Research Information System
<>, accessed 3 January 2003.

N.H. Yeide, K. Akinsha, A.L. Walsh (eds.), AAM Guide to Provenance Research , Washington 2001, p. 216.