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G. Cramer Oude Kunst gallery records, 1873-1998, bulk 1938-1998

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G. Cramer Oude Kunst Gallery Records
Series II. Financial records, 1920-1998 206.75 Linear Feet (497 boxes)
Series II.A. Account files, 1933-1998 143.45 Linear Feet (344 boxes)
The account files include predominantly billing statements, receipts, business letters, and printed matter related to the gallery's daily expenditures, advertising in magazines, and housekeeping. Also included are Hans Max Cramer's business travel expenses. Occasionally interfiled are financial documents regarding shipment and insurance of artworks.
Receipts and bills for artworks sold by the gallery are only occassionally present in this subseries. They can rather be found filed together with letters in Series I. Correspondence and with in Series V. Miscellaneous papers. The Subseries V.B.Documents includes a substantial amount of invoices and commission agreements from the years 1929 to 1944, 1961 to 1965, 1969 to 1976, and 1994. Present in this group are several wartime invoices for artworks sold to Adolf Hitler's art museum in Linz. Also part of Series V.B. are Hans Max Cramer's commission agreements with various clients, including the art collector Heinrich Becker and the Estate of Ernst Proehl.
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically by year and within each year by month and within each month alphabetically by name of person, organization, or company.
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337 1933
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338 1938
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339 1939
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340 1940
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341 1941
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342-343 1942
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344 1943
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345 1944
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346 1945
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347 1946
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348 1947
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349 1948
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350 1949
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351 1950
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352 1951
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353-355 1952
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356-359 1953
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360-362 1954
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363-365 1955
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366-369 1956
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370-373 1957
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374-377 1958
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378-381 1959
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382-386 1960
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387-392 1961
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393-398 1962
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399-403 1963
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404-408 1964
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409-413 1965
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414-418 1966
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419-423 1967
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424-428 1968
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429-434 1969
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435-440 1970
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441-448 1971
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449-456 1972
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457-464 1973
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465-472 1974
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473-479 1975
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480-486 1976
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487-494 1977
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495-501 1978
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502-509 1979
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510-518 1980
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519-526 1981
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527-534 1982
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535-543 1983
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544-553 1984
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554-565 1985
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566-574 1986
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575-583 1987
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584-591 1988
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592-602 1989
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603-614 1990
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615-623 1991
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624-635 1992
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636-646 1993
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862-870 1994
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881-888 1995
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896-901 1996
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911-916 1997
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926-930 1998


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