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The Frick Art Reference Library's book and photograph collections relate mainly to paintings, drawings, sculpture, and prints from the fourth to the mid-twentieth centuries by European and American artists. Known internationally for its rich holdings of auction and exhibition catalogs, the Library is a leading site for collecting and provenance research. Archival materials and special collections augment the research collections with documents pertaining to the history of collecting art and of H...



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Art furniture, sumptuous antique textiles and embroideries, silver, bric-a-brac and miscellaneous objects removed the decedent's apartments in Paris and at Montreux, Switzerland. Frick: Library copy includes name and price annotations. Sale held on the premises, nos. 242 and 244 Madison Avenue, New York (S.W. corner of 38th Street). At head of title: By direction of T.A. Havemeyer, Esq. and W. Butler Duncan, Esq. executors of the late Mrs. Emelie de L. Havemeyer (widow of the late Theodore A....
Topic: Emelie de L. Havemeyer
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by La Plume, Paris
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Topic: Mucha, Alphonse, 1860-1939
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Reprint. Originally issued:  Wien : 1898. Library has copy no. 88. "Auflage: 1000 Exemplare, davon 350 numerierte Exemplare für die Mitglieder [der Wiener Bibliophilen Gesellschaft] reserviert"--Colophon.
Topics: Wiener Secession -- Exhibitions, Art, Austrian -- Austria -- Vienna -- 19th century -- Exhibitions
Cover title: Secession 1910
Topics: Wiener Secession, Art, Austrian
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by Society of Independent Artists (New York, N.Y.)
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Catalogue of the annual exhibition of the Society of Independent Artists. Two catalogs issued for 1917 exhibition; the first did not contain illustrations
Topics: Art, American, Art, American
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by Isle of Man International Exhibition (1892 : Douglas, Isle of Man)
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Topics: Isle of Man International Exhibition (1892 : Douglas, Isle of Man), Exhibitions -- Isle of Man --...
Description based on: 1918.
Topic: Painting -- Germany -- Munich -- Exhibitions
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The Members' Magazine is published three times a year by The Frick Collection as a benefit for its members. Editor: Rebecca Brooke
Topic: Frick Collection--Periodicals
Library copy has portions of pages cut out
Topics: Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor, 1708-1765, Leo X, Pope, 1475-1521, Louis XIV, King of France,...
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by Philadelphia Art Galleries
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Fifty on from the studio of the celebrated Spanish artist Luis Graner valuable paintings by the foremost masters of the modern and ancient schools Lancour: 2873 Lugt: 71086 Date of sale: April 02, 1912 - April 03, 1912 Place of sale: Philadelphia
Topic: Luis Graner
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Topics: Vereinigung Bildender Künstlerinnen Österreichs, Women artists, Art, Austrian, Art, European
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by Christie, Manson & Woods
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Collection consists of three handwritten volumes that document painting sales of the Christie's London auction house from 1910 to 1945. The sales index is organized alphabetically by artist's name, with sale dates listed chronologically beneath the artist. Sales information includes title of work, size (in centimeters), date of sale, lot number, owner, buyer, and price paid (in British pounds). Buyers and sellers include institutions, art dealers, and individuals. Individuals are listed by last...
Topics: Christie, Manson & Woods., "Art auctions -- England -- London.", "Art auctions...
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Topic: Lasky, Bessie Mona, 1890-1972 -- Exhibitions
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by Wiener Secession; Haus der Secession (Vienna, Austria)
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"Vom 12. November bis Ende December"--Cover
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Topics: Wiener Secession, Art, Austrian
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Each volume presents a collection of drawings of the nude human figure, from both Japanese and Western artists
Topic: Figure drawing -- Pictorial works
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by Society of Art Collectors, New York; American Fine Arts Society
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Topics: Painting, American, Painting, European
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Frick: No price list Lugt: 50282 Date of sale: November 30, 1891 - December 03, 1891 Place of sale: Amsterdam
Topic: A. Rooseboom
Prices from auctions held at Hôtel Drouot No more published
Topics: Art -- Prices, Art auctions -- France, Hôtel Drouot
Sale held on the premises of her Ladyship's house, on the south side of Lower Grosvenor Street, Grosvenor Square The furniture consists of rich crimson silk damask, green mixed ditto, lustring, fine chintz pattern cotton, &c., in hands, beds, window curtains, chairs, settees, &c. large pier glasses, girandoles, variety of excellent mahogany articles, good kitchen furniture, a mangle complete, &c. Lugt: 3011 Place of sale: London Date of sale: June 03, 1779 and following day
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Topics: Klimt, Gustav, 1862-1918, Wiener Secession
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by Christie, Manson & Woods
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Collection consists of three handwritten volumes that document painting sales of the Christie's London auction house from 1910 to 1945. The sales index is organized alphabetically by artist's name, with sale dates listed chronologically beneath the artist. Sales information includes title of work, size (in centimeters), date of sale, lot number, owner, buyer, and price paid (in British pounds). Buyers and sellers include institutions, art dealers, and individuals. Individuals are listed by last...
Topics: Christie, Manson & Woods., "Art auctions -- England -- London.", "Art auctions...
Description based on: 3. année (1920/1921).
Topics: Art -- Prices, Hôtel Drouot
Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Wiener Secession, Art, Austrian
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by Christie, Manson & Woods
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Artists of the English school Dutch pictures Frick: No price list Lugt: 11204 Date of sale: June 03, 1826 Place of sale: London Photocopy
Topic: J. Wm. Steers and others
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by Vollard, Ambroise, 1867-1939
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Topic: Renoir, Auguste, 1841-1919
"Five hundred copies printed."
Topics: Salmagundi Club, Art
 
Topic: Pottery -- History
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Catalog of an exhibition held Nov. 29-Dec. 13, 1913
Topic: Manet, ©douard, 1832-1883
Library copy includes some price annotations
Topic: Emilie Grigsby
First reproduction [was] issued in November, 1880 ... In this issue I have included 25 of the 26 plates which found place in the first ... while ... I have added 5 more plates, making 30 in all, and certainly including all that can be considered as of a decorative character in the 'Works in architecture'. --Pref., signed: The publisher
Topic: Decoration and ornament
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by Christie, Manson & Woods
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Collection consists of three handwritten volumes that document painting sales of the Christie's London auction house from 1910 to 1945. The sales index is organized alphabetically by artist's name, with sale dates listed chronologically beneath the artist. Sales information includes title of work, size (in centimeters), date of sale, lot number, owner, buyer, and price paid (in British pounds). Buyers and sellers include institutions, art dealers, and individuals. Individuals are listed by last...
Topics: Christie, Manson & Woods., "Art auctions -- England -- London.", "Art auctions...
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Topics: Wiener Secession, Art, Austrian, Art, German, Art, European
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by Vidler, Edward A. (Edward Alexander), 1863-1942
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Includes 9 colour plates of paintings by A.E. Oakley
Topic: Wild flowers in art
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by Revelli, Vincenzo Antonio
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No more published. Cicognara, 196A.
Topics: Painting -- Early works to 1800, Art -- Philosophy -- Early works to 1800
Frick: Library copy is a Handexemplar with [84] pages tipped in with name and price annotations Lugt, 5640 Date of sale: August 16, 1797 and following day Place of sale: Amsterdam
Topic: Jan Danser Nyman
Catalog of an exhibition held at the Art Hall (Kunstihoone) in Tallinn from June 6 - 28, 1942. Cover illustration depicts the Kunstihoone bearing the swastika flag of Nazi Germany. Estonian and German.
Topic: Art, Estonian -- 20th century -- Exhibitions
Description based on: 1918.
Topics: Painting -- Germany -- Munich -- Exhibitions, Art -- Germany -- Munich -- Exhibitions
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by Christie, Manson & Woods
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Frick: Library's copy 2 from Scott & Fowles includes buyer names and price annotations Christie's London Art Sales Index, 1903-1945: https://arcade.nyarc.org/record=b1431660~S6 Lugt: 78805 Date of sale: April 28, 1919 Place of sale: London
Topic: Mrs. Percy Mitford
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Topics: Wiener Secession, Art, Austrian
Cicognara: 4281 Dedication signed: F. Guglielmo della Valle. 23 pages
Topics: Church buildings, Italy, Abbazia di Santa Giustina (Padua, Italy)
Works of the most celebrated masters of the Italian, French, Flemish, German, & Dutch schools viz. B. Peruzzi, Giorgione, Baroccio, Bonvincino, P. Veronese, A. Caracci, Cavidone, A. Sacchi, S. Bourdon, Patelle, Mille, Le Moine, Boulogne, Rubens, VanDyck, Honthorst, A. Durer, H. Grunewald, L. Cranach, H. Brosomer, Q. Matzys, Aldegraff, Holbien, c. Schwartz, Rembrandt, Ostade, Wouvermann, Du Jardin, Ruysdael, Mieris, Brower, Neefs Frick: Copy 1 bound with Proposals for the Establishment of a...
Topic: Truchsessian Gallery
Lancour, 2930 Lugt, 72114 Date of sale: January 28, 1913 - January 29, 1913. Place of sale: New York.
Topic: Richard Berl
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by The Frick Collection
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The Members' Magazine is published three times a year by The Frick Collection as a benefit for its members. Editor: Rebecca Brooke
Topic: Frick Collection--Periodicals
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by Kubin, Alfred, 1877-1959, artist
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Die Textabbildungen dieses Kataloges und die autobiographische Skizze auf Seite 3 und 4 sind dem Malerbuch des Verlags Fritz Gurlitt 'Alfred Kubin, Von verschiedenen Ebenen' entnommen --Page 2 of cover Neue Galerie Otto Nirenstein, Wien I, Grünangergasse 1 --Title page Publication details taken from page 4 of cover Frick: Bookmark with illustration and signed Kubin inserted in text block Kubin, Alfred, 1877-1959. Von verschiedenen Ebenen. Berlin : F. Gurlitt, 1922
Topic: Kubin, Alfred, 1877-1959 -- Exhibitions
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by Société anonyme des artistes peintres, sculpteurs, graveurs, etc
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Frick: FARL rev
Topic: Impressionism (Art) -- France -- Exhibitions
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47 engravings of J. Sadeler, Collaert, and others, from drawings by Martin de Vos. Cicognara, 2141E.
Topic: Bible. Genesis -- Illustrations
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Topics: Wiener Secession, Art, Austrian, Art, German, Art, Polish
Includes index
Topics: Wiener Secession, Art, Austrian, Art, European
Cicognara, 369.
Topics: Drawing -- Early works to 1800, Anatomy, Artistic -- Early works to 1800, Human figure in art
Original imprint date, 1899, covered by label: 1900
Topic: Painting
Frick: Title page lacking. NNFr Frick: Date from Universal Catalogue of books of art. NNFr
Topics: Van Dyck, Anthony, 1599-1641 -- Pictorial works, Portrait painting, Flemish
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Topics: Phelps, Helen Watson, fl. 1901-, Schille, Alice, 1869-1955, Deming, Adelaide, 1864-1956, Cooper,...
 
Topic: Clocks and watches -- Catalogs
Catalog of an exhibition held Apr. 4-22, 1916
Topics: Crotti, Jean, 1907-, Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968, Gleizes, Albert, 1881-1953, Metzinger, Jean,...
Source: http://nyarc.org/digital_projects/gilded_age/31072002256933.pdf
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Issued on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Haus der Secession, Vienna, Austria
Topics: Wiener Secession, Art, Austrian
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by American Art Association; Kirby, Thomas E. (Thomas Ellis, 1846-1924; American Art Galleries
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Card catalog lists April 7-8, 1892 and April 11-27, 1892
Topic: Robertson, R. Austin
1. Mai - Ende Oktober --Cover Genossenschaft der Bildenden Künstler Wiens
Topics: Art -- Germany -- Dresden -- Exhibitions, Art, European -- 19th century -- Exhibitions, Art,...
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by Dulac, Edmund, 1882-1953; Birnbaum, Martin, 1878-1970; Scott & Fowles (Firm)
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Topic: Dulac, Edmund, 1882-1953
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Topics: Wiener Secession, Art, Austrian, Art, Modern, Exhibitions
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by American Art Association; Kirby, Thomas E. (Thomas Ellis), 1846-1924; American Art Galleries
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Bound in two separate volumes: v. 1, Feb. 15-23; v. 2, Feb. 24-Mar. 3
Topic: Hoe, Robert, 1839-1909
Text signed: J.L.P Frick : copy 2 is annotated some pages are cut
Topic: Wedgwood ware -- Catalogs
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by American Watercolor Society; New York Etching Club. Exhibition; New York Water Color Club; National Academy of Design (U.S.). Catalogue of the winter exhibition; American Watercolor Society. Catalogue of the annual exhibition; American Watercolor Society. Illustrated catalogue of the annual exhibition; American Watercolor Society. Annual combined exhibition
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Vols. 1-4, 1867/68-1870/71, included in: National Academy of Design. Catalogue of the winter exhibition, 1867/68-1870/71 (included in this file)
Topic: Watercolor painting, American
Includes index
Topics: Wiener Secession, Art, Austrian, Art, German
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Topic: Jacob, Max, 1876-1944
Source: http://nyarc.org/digital_projects/gilded_age/31072002253146.pdf
Text signed: J.L.P Frick : copy 2 is annotated some pages are cut
Topic: Wedgwood ware -- Catalogs
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Topics: Scholle (Artists' group), Art, German
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by Ausstellung der Vereinigung Bildender Künstler Wiener Secession (15th : 1902 : Vienna, Austria)
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Illustrated catalog also contains [24] p. of advertisements at back of volume
Topics: Wiener Secession, Haus der Secession (Vienna, Austria), Art, European
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Issued on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Haus der Secession, Vienna, Austria
Topics: Wiener Secession, Art, Austrian
Catalogue descriptions written by Mr. Robert Fridenberg. --T.p. The sale to be conducted by Mr. Thomas E. Kirby. --T.p. Frick: Library copy includes price annotations. Frick: Library c. 2 has no plates. Date of sale: February 05, 1917 - February 07, 1917. Place of sale: New York.
Topic: Pyne, Percy R. (Percy Rivington), 1882-1950 -- Art collections -- Catalogs
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