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Duveen Brothers stock documentation from the dealer's library, 1829-1965

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Duveen Brothers stock documentation from the dealer's library
Series XI. Photographs and inventories related to the Duveen Brothers showrooms, 1920s 8 Linear Feet (5 boxes, 1 flatfile)
Series XI comprises photographs of the galleries of Duveen Brothers in London, Paris, and New York, bound inventories of rooms at 720 Fifth Avenue, New York, and designs of furnishings for the showrooms, such as stands and pedestals. Included are photographs of the gallery at Place Vendôme, known as the "Little Palace;" of the London store front decorated for the coronation of Edward VII; and of the construction of the gallery at 720 Fifth Avenue.
Arrangement note
Arranged by location.
box folder
673 1 Duveen Brothers, London 1 envelope (3 photographs)
Duveen Brothers, London

673 2 Duveen Brothers, Paris 1 envelope (2 photographs)
Duveen Brothers, Paris

Duveen Brothers, New York 4 envelopes, circa 43 photographs, circa 11 sheets
Duveen Brothers, New York

Includes 19th Street and Broadway, 720 Fifth Avenue, building modeled after the French Ministry of the Marine at the Place de la Concorde in Paris, and 18 E. and 79th Street. Box 673, Folder 3; Box 674, Folders 1-5.
Inventories of Duveen showrooms
box folder
675 1-2 Gabriel Room 1 volume, 1 annotated duplicate
Gabriel Room

Queen Marie Antoinette Room circa 30 pagesplus 2 duplicates
box folder
675 3 First Edition 1 volume
First Edition

675 4 Second Edition 1 volume
Second Edition

Rooms
box folder
675 5 Main list: I, II, IV and VI 1 volume
Main list: I, II, IV and VI

675 5 II 1 volume
II

675 5 IV 1 volume
IV

675 5 VI 1 volume
VI

Rose Sèvres Room
box folder
676 1 First Edition 1 volume
First Edition

676 2 Second Edition 1 volume
Second Edition

676 3 Rose Tapestry Room 1 volume
Rose Tapestry Room

676 4 Royal Blue Sèvres Room 1 volume
Royal Blue Sèvres Room

box
677 French eighteenth century in Duveen showrooms 1 volume
French eighteenth century in Duveen showrooms

Disbound scrapbook that includes all the rooms.
box folder
673 4 Gallery map : Limoges enamels 1 map, 1 annotated copy
Gallery map : Limoges enamels

box folder
676 5 Others 1 photograph
Others

Designs for furnishings circa 25 photographs and drawings
box folder
678* 1 Stands and pedestals
Stands and pedestals

678* 2 Vitrines and showcases
Vitrines and showcases

box
679* Frames, furniture, and unidentified
Frames, furniture, and unidentified

flatfile
4** Plans and drawings 3 drawings
Plans and drawings

Includes plan of Duveen Brothers (1910)


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